The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 145 157 158
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 13 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 0.90% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% 3.83% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 22
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
595 757 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.60% 23.51% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 545 603 461
Median salary £46,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MSTest
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Leeds region.

MSTest Salary Trend in Leeds

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 27 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) OO
1 27 (100.00%) XML
1 27 (100.00%) NUnit
1 27 (100.00%) WCF
1 27 (100.00%) WPF
1 27 (100.00%) WF
1 27 (100.00%) LINQ
1 27 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (92.59%) MVVM
2 25 (92.59%) RESTful
2 25 (92.59%) Use Case
2 25 (92.59%) jQuery
2 25 (92.59%) Silverlight
2 25 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 25 (92.59%) XSLT
2 25 (92.59%) UML
2 25 (92.59%) Service Delivery
2 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 25 (92.59%) Scrum
2 25 (92.59%) RUP
2 25 (92.59%) DSDM
2 25 (92.59%) JavaScript

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) NUnit
General
1 25 (92.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (92.59%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (92.59%) Software Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
2 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
2 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
2 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (7.41%) C# WCF Developer
2 2 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
2 2 (7.41%) WCF Developer
2 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) LINQ
1 27 (100.00%) WCF
1 27 (100.00%) WF
1 27 (100.00%) WPF
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
2 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) jQuery
2 25 (92.59%) RESTful
2 25 (92.59%) Silverlight
2 25 (92.59%) SOAP
2 25 (92.59%) Web Services
2 25 (92.59%) XSLT
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 27 (100.00%) OO
2 25 (92.59%) DSDM
2 25 (92.59%) MVVM
2 25 (92.59%) RUP
2 25 (92.59%) Scrum
2 25 (92.59%) Service Delivery
2 25 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 25 (92.59%) UML
2 25 (92.59%) Use Case
3 2 (7.41%) ETL
3 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago