The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 94 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.31% 0.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MSTest
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
208 222 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.64% 19.77% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 195 177 111
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

MSTest
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +5 3 £27,500 -23.61%
MSTest
Yorkshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) Kanban
3 15 (88.24%) MVC
3 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (88.24%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (88.24%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (88.24%) Spring.NET
3 15 (88.24%) Castle Windsor
3 15 (88.24%) Ninject
3 15 (88.24%) Web Application Development
3 15 (88.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 15 (88.24%) Moq
3 15 (88.24%) Unity DI Container
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
5 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
5 10 (58.82%) WPF
5 10 (58.82%) WinForms
5 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 10 (58.82%) MVVM
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
2 15 (88.24%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (88.24%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Graduate
3 10 (58.82%) Junior
3 10 (58.82%) Junior Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) Spring.NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (88.24%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (88.24%) Ninject
2 15 (88.24%) Unity DI Container
3 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) WinForms
4 10 (58.82%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) Kanban
3 15 (88.24%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 15 (88.24%) MVC
3 15 (88.24%) Web Application Development
4 10 (58.82%) MVVM
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) XAML
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared