The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 66 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 0.37% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MSTest
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
74 87 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.01% 15.90% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 69 77 64
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield -4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
MSTest
West Midlands

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
1 10 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
1 10 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (100.00%) Moq
1 10 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (100.00%) Ninject
1 10 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Tandem

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Moq
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (100.00%) Ninject
1 10 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 10 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) WinForms
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago