The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 74 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% - 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
151 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.53% 13.19% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 144 68 84
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MSTest
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Sheffield

MSTest
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft