The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 110 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.40% 0.46% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 2.79% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
243 251 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.22% 16.59% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 190 219 180
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 August 2015. 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
Thame - 3 £50,500 -
Oxford -8 2 £43,500 -13.00%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (57.14%) T4 Templates
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) WSE
5 3 (42.86%) REST
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) NUnit

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) T4 Templates
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (28.57%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Team Leader
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) WSE
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (28.57%) Ninject
5 2 (28.57%) Spring.NET
5 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) E-business
6 1 (14.29%) DSDM
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
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