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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 47 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 11 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.78% 2.34% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.47% 17.81% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 3
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
76 73 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.19% 13.15% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 65 58
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 14 (93.33%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (93.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (93.33%) Moq
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (93.33%) Kanban
2 14 (93.33%) Spring.NET
2 14 (93.33%) Castle Windsor
2 14 (93.33%) Ninject
2 14 (93.33%) Web Application Development
2 14 (93.33%) Unity DI Container
2 14 (93.33%) WCF
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
2 14 (93.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (93.33%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Unity DI Container
2 14 (93.33%) WCF
2 14 (93.33%) Spring.NET
2 14 (93.33%) Castle Windsor
2 14 (93.33%) Ninject
3 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.67%) Autofac
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 14 (93.33%) Web Application Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (93.33%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago