The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 83 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
MSTest
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 145 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.73% 21.42% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 128 112
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MSTest
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Southampton

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi Developer
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (75.00%) Ninject
1 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
3 1 (25.00%) SQL