The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 52
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MSTest
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
88 108 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.74% 20.00% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54 96 84
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MSTest
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Northampton

MSTest
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript