The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 116 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 2.45% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
348 286 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.69% 17.92% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 298 221 201
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 2 £49,750 +18.45%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) NUnit
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (63.16%) Kanban
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) WinForms
5 11 (57.89%) WPF
5 11 (57.89%) Moq
6 10 (52.63%) MVVM
6 10 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (52.63%) Ninject
6 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (52.63%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (52.63%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) Social Network
8 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
8 7 (36.84%) Facebook
8 7 (36.84%) Twitter
8 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) NUnit
1 13 (68.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (57.89%) Moq
3 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) NCover
6 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Hudson
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
6 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) WinForms
2 11 (57.89%) WPF
3 10 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (52.63%) Ninject
3 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
3 10 (52.63%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (10.53%) CSLA.NET
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (36.84%) Social Network
3 3 (15.79%) Tandem
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Kanban
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (52.63%) MVVM
5 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 5 (26.32%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (21.05%) QA Automation
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
10 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
10 1 (5.26%) OO
10 1 (5.26%) Test Management
10 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Facebook
1 7 (36.84%) Twitter
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress