The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 532 518 620
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +102
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 114 81 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 1.11% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 95 76 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8549 7268 7925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.27% 15.97% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7052 6259 7027
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
England

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in London

MSTest
Salary Trend in London

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

MSTest Salary Trend in London

MSTest
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in London

MSTest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 10 £30,000 -40.00%
Enfield - 1 - -
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 186 (95.38%) .NET
2 184 (94.36%) C#
3 172 (88.21%) SQL Server
4 155 (79.49%) TDD
5 143 (73.33%) Moq
6 140 (71.79%) NUnit
7 136 (69.74%) WCF
8 131 (67.18%) Scrum
9 122 (62.56%) Castle Windsor
10 118 (60.51%) Dependency Injection
11 108 (55.38%) Kanban
12 107 (54.87%) Continuous Integration
12 107 (54.87%) MVC
12 107 (54.87%) ASP.NET
13 106 (54.36%) Rhino Mocks
14 104 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 99 (50.77%) Unity DI Container
16 98 (50.26%) .NET Framework
17 97 (49.74%) WPF
17 97 (49.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 90 (46.15%) Ninject
19 89 (45.64%) Inversion of Control
20 87 (44.62%) Spring.NET
21 85 (43.59%) CSS
22 83 (42.56%) OO
23 82 (42.05%) HTML
23 82 (42.05%) Finance
24 70 (35.90%) Windows
25 63 (32.31%) HTML5
25 63 (32.31%) Razor View Engine

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 48 (24.62%) CMS
2 24 (12.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.59%) Kentico
6 5 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.03%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.03%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (1.03%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) IIS
9 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 42 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Pivotal CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) Intranet
2 4 (2.05%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) SMPP
3 1 (0.51%) NFC
3 1 (0.51%) SMS
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (88.21%) SQL Server
2 42 (21.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (19.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.10%) RavenDB
8 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.08%) Data Mining
9 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.56%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.54%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.54%) Big Data
11 3 (1.54%) MySQL
12 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 143 (73.33%) Moq
2 140 (71.79%) NUnit
3 106 (54.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 31 (15.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (14.36%) Cucumber
5 28 (14.36%) SpecFlow
6 10 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.62%) Selenium
8 8 (4.10%) Subversion
9 5 (2.56%) TestNG
9 5 (2.56%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.54%) JUnit
10 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (1.54%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.54%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.03%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 82 (42.05%) Finance
2 55 (28.21%) Banking
3 30 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.08%) Retail
5 5 (2.56%) Marketing
5 5 (2.56%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 179 (91.79%) Developer
2 164 (84.10%) .NET Developer
3 53 (27.18%) C# Developer
4 52 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (24.10%) Senior Developer
6 41 (21.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
7 26 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 26 (13.33%) Graduate
8 22 (11.28%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.08%) Analyst
12 6 (3.08%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.56%) Agile C# Developer
14 4 (2.05%) C# Architect
14 4 (2.05%) Architect
14 4 (2.05%) .NET Architect
15 3 (1.54%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (95.38%) .NET
2 136 (69.74%) WCF
3 122 (62.56%) Castle Windsor
4 107 (54.87%) ASP.NET
5 104 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 99 (50.77%) Unity DI Container
7 98 (50.26%) .NET Framework
8 97 (49.74%) WPF
8 97 (49.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 90 (46.15%) Ninject
10 87 (44.62%) Spring.NET
11 85 (43.59%) CSS
12 82 (42.05%) HTML
13 63 (32.31%) HTML5
13 63 (32.31%) Razor View Engine
14 61 (31.28%) WinForms
15 60 (30.77%) LINQ
16 58 (29.74%) jQuery
16 58 (29.74%) Ajax
17 54 (27.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (45.64%) Inversion of Control
2 38 (19.49%) Computer Science
3 32 (16.41%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 26 (13.33%) Tandem
5 23 (11.79%) Social Network
6 12 (6.15%) Mathematics
6 12 (6.15%) Physics
7 5 (2.56%) New Media
8 3 (1.54%) Streaming Music
9 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.90%) Windows
2 6 (3.08%) Android
2 6 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) CentOS
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (79.49%) TDD
2 131 (67.18%) Scrum
3 118 (60.51%) Dependency Injection
4 108 (55.38%) Kanban
5 107 (54.87%) MVC
5 107 (54.87%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (42.56%) OO
7 60 (30.77%) MVVM
8 54 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (25.64%) Unit Testing
10 46 (23.59%) Web Application Development
11 43 (22.05%) OOP
12 41 (21.03%) OOA/OOD
13 28 (14.36%) Web Development
13 28 (14.36%) Content Management
14 27 (13.85%) Multithreading
15 26 (13.33%) Software Engineering
15 26 (13.33%) OOD
15 26 (13.33%) Automation Testing
16 24 (12.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 184 (94.36%) C#
2 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
3 26 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.62%) SQL
4 9 (4.62%) VB
5 8 (4.10%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.59%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) XAML
7 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (31.28%) Degree
2 57 (29.23%) MCP
3 49 (25.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (22.56%) MCTS
4 44 (22.56%) MCAD
4 44 (22.56%) MCSD
5 14 (7.18%) MBA
6 5 (2.56%) ISEB
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.36%) Facebook
3 26 (13.33%) Sitecore
4 23 (11.79%) Twitter
5 7 (3.59%) Telerik
6 5 (2.56%) Razor Risk
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle
7 3 (1.54%) Google
8 2 (1.03%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.51%) Informatica
9 1 (0.51%) Reuters
9 1 (0.51%) Bloomberg
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago