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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 118 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 12 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.20% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 1.36% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 11
Median salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
384 221 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.74% 15.06% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 331 175 263
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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
Abingdon - 5 £52,500 -
Banbury - 3 £30,000 -
Wallingford - 3 £35,000 -
Oxford -14 1 £44,000 -2.22%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) NUnit
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 11 (68.75%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) WinForms
4 11 (68.75%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) WPF
4 11 (68.75%) Kanban
5 10 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (62.50%) Ninject
5 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (62.50%) MVVM
5 10 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (62.50%) Moq
5 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (62.50%) Spring.NET
5 10 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) Social Network
7 7 (43.75%) Facebook
7 7 (43.75%) Twitter
7 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) QA

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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) NUnit
2 10 (62.50%) Moq
2 10 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) WinForms
2 11 (68.75%) WPF
3 10 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (62.50%) Ninject
3 10 (62.50%) Spring.NET
3 10 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (43.75%) Social Network
3 3 (18.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Kanban
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (62.50%) MVVM
4 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Facebook
1 7 (43.75%) Twitter
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) DevExpress