The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 92 97
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.42% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.95% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 2
Average salary - £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
225 239 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 18.25% 17.82% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 171 193 178
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) MCAD
3 2 (40.00%) MCSD
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ninject
3 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCAD
2 2 (40.00%) MCSD
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft