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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 80 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% 2.23% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 11.11% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 12
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MSTest
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 153 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.45% 20.05% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 120 129 97
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,229 £30,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MSTest
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MSTest Salary Trend in the North East

MSTest
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 2 £70,000 +75.00%
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 North East region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Autofac
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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