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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 75 54
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.74% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.65% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
Average salary - £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
MSTest
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 124 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.49% 13.16% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 110 113 62
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Northamptonshire