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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 59 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.27% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 1.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
59 67 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.95% 17.01% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 57 64 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £47,218
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (50.00%) Moq
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (50.00%) Ninject
3 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Moq
2 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Firebug
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (50.00%) Ninject
2 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Autofac
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago