The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 152 158 172
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.067% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £32,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
496 436 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.64% 14.69% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 271 372
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MSTest
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Scotland

MSTest
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Glasgow - 5 - -
MSTest
UK

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) JasperReports
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) JasperReports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft