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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 513 518 591
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +73
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 145 145 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 2.01% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 131 122 100
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8112 7202 8614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.25% 16.17% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7070 5997 7162
Median salary £57,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in London

MSTest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +83 33 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 - 2
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 328 (98.50%) C#
2 314 (94.29%) .NET
3 298 (89.49%) NUnit
4 280 (84.08%) Moq
5 263 (78.98%) Finance
6 237 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
7 236 (70.87%) Rhino Mocks
8 212 (63.66%) MVC
9 198 (59.46%) Dependency Injection
10 186 (55.86%) Inversion of Control
11 185 (55.56%) SQL Server
11 185 (55.56%) ASP.NET
12 179 (53.75%) TDD
13 170 (51.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 168 (50.45%) Banking
15 164 (49.25%) WPF
16 149 (44.74%) Scrum
17 144 (43.24%) Unity DI Container
18 143 (42.94%) .NET Framework
19 142 (42.64%) Continuous Integration
20 141 (42.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 137 (41.14%) Ninject
22 127 (38.14%) Multithreading
23 119 (35.74%) Windows
24 113 (33.93%) Kanban
24 113 (33.93%) Castle Windsor
24 113 (33.93%) Spring.NET
25 99 (29.73%) MVVM
25 99 (29.73%) WinForms
26 96 (28.83%) WCF

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (4.20%) IIS
2 3 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.90%) Node.js
3 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (10.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.70%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.90%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.60%) Endur
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.21%) SaaS
2 5 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 64 (19.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.60%) RavenDB
6 11 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.10%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.20%) Big Data
9 4 (1.20%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.60%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.60%) QlikView
11 1 (0.30%) MySQL
11 1 (0.30%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 298 (89.49%) NUnit
2 280 (84.08%) Moq
3 236 (70.87%) Rhino Mocks
4 37 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (6.91%) Visual Studio
6 14 (4.20%) Selenium
7 12 (3.60%) SpecFlow
8 9 (2.70%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.10%) JIRA
9 7 (2.10%) MSBuild
9 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.50%) Bugzilla
10 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.50%) Hudson
10 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.20%) Appium
11 4 (1.20%) Subversion
11 4 (1.20%) UI Automator
12 3 (0.90%) NSubstitute
General
1 263 (78.98%) Finance
2 168 (50.45%) Banking
3 46 (13.81%) Law
4 27 (8.11%) Investment Banking
5 26 (7.81%) Marketing
6 22 (6.61%) Back Office
7 11 (3.30%) Front Office
8 7 (2.10%) Retail
9 6 (1.80%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.20%) Legal
11 2 (0.60%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 317 (95.20%) Developer
2 260 (78.08%) C# Developer
3 252 (75.68%) .NET Developer
4 204 (61.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (26.73%) WPF Developer
6 87 (26.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 84 (25.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 83 (24.92%) C# WPF Developer
9 47 (14.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 36 (10.81%) Graduate
11 35 (10.51%) Graduate Developer
12 34 (10.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 29 (8.71%) SQL Developer
14 19 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
15 18 (5.41%) Senior Developer
16 16 (4.80%) Software Developer
17 15 (4.50%) Senior C# Developer
18 14 (4.20%) Agile C# Developer
18 14 (4.20%) Agile Developer
18 14 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (94.29%) .NET
2 185 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 170 (51.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 164 (49.25%) WPF
5 144 (43.24%) Unity DI Container
6 143 (42.94%) .NET Framework
7 141 (42.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 137 (41.14%) Ninject
9 113 (33.93%) Castle Windsor
9 113 (33.93%) Spring.NET
10 99 (29.73%) WinForms
11 96 (28.83%) WCF
12 50 (15.02%) Web Services
13 45 (13.51%) HTML
14 37 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (10.21%) AngularJS
16 32 (9.61%) jQuery
17 27 (8.11%) CSS
18 26 (7.81%) HTML5
19 22 (6.61%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 186 (55.86%) Inversion of Control
2 40 (12.01%) Computer Science
3 29 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (8.71%) Social Network
4 26 (7.81%) Client/Server
4 26 (7.81%) Tandem
5 20 (6.01%) Fintech
6 19 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.00%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.70%) Equities
9 4 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 119 (35.74%) Windows
2 4 (1.20%) Android
2 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.20%) Mac OS X
2 4 (1.20%) Windows 8
2 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone
2 4 (1.20%) Windows Vista
2 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (63.66%) MVC
3 198 (59.46%) Dependency Injection
4 179 (53.75%) TDD
5 149 (44.74%) Scrum
6 142 (42.64%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (38.14%) Multithreading
8 113 (33.93%) Kanban
9 99 (29.73%) MVVM
10 85 (25.53%) OO
11 40 (12.01%) Software Engineering
12 38 (11.41%) OOP
13 31 (9.31%) OOD
14 28 (8.41%) Web Application Development
15 26 (7.81%) OOA/OOD
16 18 (5.41%) Open Source
16 18 (5.41%) Unit Testing
17 16 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (4.50%) Automated Testing
19 12 (3.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 328 (98.50%) C#
2 74 (22.22%) SQL
3 56 (16.82%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.31%) T-SQL
5 14 (4.20%) C++
6 11 (3.30%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.30%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.40%) VB
8 3 (0.90%) VB6
9 2 (0.60%) Java
9 2 (0.60%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.71%) Facebook
2 29 (8.71%) Twitter
3 26 (7.81%) Oracle
4 4 (1.20%) Apple
4 4 (1.20%) Google
4 4 (1.20%) LexisNexis
5 3 (0.90%) Charles River
6 2 (0.60%) Tableau
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus scheme
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 +bonus +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago