The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 52 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.61% 0.92% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 6.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.34% 13.56% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 43
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
Tyne and Wear

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 25 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) Spring.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (88.89%) MVVM
2 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (88.89%) Moq
2 8 (88.89%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) Unity DI Container
2 8 (88.89%) NUnit
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) NUnit
1 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (88.89%) Moq
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Graduate
1 9 (100.00%) Junior
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) Spring.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Castle Windsor
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) MVVM
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
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