The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 79 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.15% - 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% - 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
148 124 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.64% 14.73% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 131 113 97
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 13 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (100.00%) Moq
2 12 (92.31%) Spring.NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVVM
2 12 (92.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Kanban
2 12 (92.31%) WinForms
2 12 (92.31%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (92.31%) Ninject
2 12 (92.31%) Razor View Engine
2 12 (92.31%) Web Application Development
2 12 (92.31%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
1 13 (100.00%) Moq
2 12 (92.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) Spring.NET
2 12 (92.31%) WinForms
2 12 (92.31%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (92.31%) Ninject
2 12 (92.31%) Razor View Engine
2 12 (92.31%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 12 (92.31%) MVVM
2 12 (92.31%) Web Application Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft