The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 77 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.16% 0.13% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.74% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 135 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 20.62% 17.79% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 129 89 140
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MSTest
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Oxford

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) Business Development
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) E-business
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) T4 Templates
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) T4 Templates
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Development Team Leader
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Team Leader
1 6 (85.71%) Development Team Leader
1 6 (85.71%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Business Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) E-business
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft