The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 89 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.39% 3.21% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 15.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSTest
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
230 195 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 22.37% 20.21% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 151 183 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MSTest
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Nottingham

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Moq
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (91.67%) Razor View Engine
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) NUnit
4 8 (66.67%) MCP
4 8 (66.67%) MCAD
4 8 (66.67%) MCSD
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 8 (66.67%) WinForms
4 8 (66.67%) MCTS
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (66.67%) WPF
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) Kanban
4 8 (66.67%) Spring.NET
4 8 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (66.67%) MVVM

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Moq
2 9 (75.00%) NUnit
3 8 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Junior Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Graduate
3 8 (66.67%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Razor View Engine
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (66.67%) Ninject
3 8 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 8 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 8 (66.67%) WPF
3 8 (66.67%) WinForms
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (66.67%) MVVM
3 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCP
1 8 (66.67%) MCAD
1 8 (66.67%) MCSD
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (66.67%) MCTS
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft