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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
99 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.60% 16.77% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 72 64
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +15.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,636 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft