The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 59 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.73% 2.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.09% 10.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 84 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.29% 21.54% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,282
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
Northamptonshire

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 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) WinForms
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
1 20 (100.00%) WPF
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (100.00%) Kanban
1 20 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 20 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 20 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 20 (100.00%) MVVM
1 20 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (100.00%) Moq
1 20 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 20 (100.00%) Ninject
1 20 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 20 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 20 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
1 20 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 20 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) WinForms
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
1 20 (100.00%) WPF
1 20 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 20 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 20 (100.00%) Ninject
1 20 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 20 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (100.00%) Kanban
1 20 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 20 (100.00%) MVVM
1 20 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft