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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 77 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.30% 0.20% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 1.32% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £41,250 £42,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +52.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
140 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.80% 15.20% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 110 60 67
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Liverpool - 2 £41,250 -
MSTest
North West

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 December 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%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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