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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 47 41
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 2.50% 4.07%
As % of the Development Applications category - 15.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 14
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
97 93 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.30% 16.61% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 87 90 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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