The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 104 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.69% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
286 209 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.92% 11.90% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 263 178 134
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 7 £50,000 - 1
Thame +3 2 £35,500 -
Bicester - 2 £47,500 - 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) NUnit
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) WCF
5 11 (55.00%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (50.00%) Ninject
6 10 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (50.00%) Moq
6 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (50.00%) Kanban
6 10 (50.00%) Spring.NET
6 10 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (50.00%) Scrum
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) HTML
8 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 8 (40.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 8 (40.00%) WinForms

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) NUnit
2 10 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (50.00%) Moq
3 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (25.00%) Subversion
4 5 (25.00%) Selenium
4 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (60.00%) WCF
4 11 (55.00%) Razor View Engine
5 10 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (50.00%) Ninject
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (50.00%) Spring.NET
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) XML
6 8 (40.00%) WinForms
6 8 (40.00%) WPF
6 8 (40.00%) Ajax
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 5 (25.00%) XSD
8 5 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (10.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 10 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (50.00%) Kanban
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) MVVM
4 7 (35.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
Abingdon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago