The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 79 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.46% 0.70% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.06% 3.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.66%
MSTest
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 164 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.10% 22.94% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 145 135
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MSTest
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 4 £42,500 +13.33%
MSTest
East Midlands

MSTest
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing MSTest also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSTest.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing MSTest also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#