The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 56 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.51% 11.43% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 32 70
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MSTest
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Merseyside

MSTest
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for 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 Merseyside 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 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