The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 56 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.47% 1.69% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.41% 19.44% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -54.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MSTest
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 36 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.67% 8.70% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 35 81
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MSTest
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Liverpool

MSTest
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer