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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 58 58
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.86% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.92% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Median salary - £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
Tyne and Wear

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

Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
70 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.38% 23.49% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 65
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MSTest
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) Autofac
2 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) git-flow
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (25.00%) Moq
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) git-flow
4 1 (25.00%) Moq
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (75.00%) Autofac
1 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ninject
2 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft