The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 18 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 40 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.82% 8.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 36.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 22.89% 23.17% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
Kent

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

MSTest
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Maidstone

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) OO
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
1 24 (100.00%) NUnit
1 24 (100.00%) WPF
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 24 (100.00%) MVVM
1 24 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (100.00%) Moq
1 24 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 23 (95.83%) Castle Windsor
2 23 (95.83%) Ninject
2 23 (95.83%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (95.83%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (95.83%) Kanban
2 23 (95.83%) Spring.NET
2 23 (95.83%) MCTS
2 23 (95.83%) Scrum
2 23 (95.83%) WinForms
2 23 (95.83%) OOD
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) OOP
2 23 (95.83%) OOA/OOD

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) NUnit
1 24 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (100.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (100.00%) WPF
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 23 (95.83%) Castle Windsor
2 23 (95.83%) Ninject
2 23 (95.83%) Spring.NET
2 23 (95.83%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) WSDL
3 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) OO
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
1 24 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 24 (100.00%) MVVM
2 23 (95.83%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (95.83%) Kanban
2 23 (95.83%) Scrum
2 23 (95.83%) OOD
2 23 (95.83%) OOP
2 23 (95.83%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (4.17%) UML
3 1 (4.17%) Use Case
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (4.17%) CQRS
3 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.17%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) MCTS
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (95.83%) MCP
1 23 (95.83%) MCAD
1 23 (95.83%) MCSD