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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 70 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 6 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.85% 0.11% 2.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 0.77% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
60 130 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.55% 13.96% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 57 116 145
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MSTest Salary Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 5 £37,500 - 1
Leicester +15 1 £52,500 +23.52%
MSTest
East Midlands

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Moq
2 8 (88.89%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) Unity DI Container
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Spring.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Tandem
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) MVVM
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Moq
2 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) Unity DI Container
2 8 (88.89%) Spring.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago