The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 194 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 19 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 1.96% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 29
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
853 663 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.45% 13.76% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 711 579 886
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MSTest
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Surrey

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Surrey

MSTest
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Reigate - 10 £48,750 - 1
Cobham -8 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Weybridge - 2 £37,500 -
Woking - 2 £41,500 - 2
Egham +1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (91.67%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) NUnit
3 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 14 (58.33%) Visual Studio
5 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (54.17%) .NET
7 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (41.67%) WiX
8 10 (41.67%) MSBuild
8 10 (41.67%) NuGet
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
8 10 (41.67%) Ranorex
8 10 (41.67%) DevOps
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) IIS
8 10 (41.67%) HTML
8 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
8 10 (41.67%) Internet
8 10 (41.67%) X-Windows
8 10 (41.67%) Project Management
8 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (41.67%) Scrum
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
8 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) IIS
1 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) NUnit
2 14 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (41.67%) WiX
3 10 (41.67%) MSBuild
3 10 (41.67%) NuGet
3 10 (41.67%) Ranorex
4 8 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (33.33%) Moq
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Automation Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) X-Windows
2 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) WCF
3 8 (33.33%) Spring.NET
3 8 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 8 (33.33%) Ninject
3 8 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (25.00%) WPF
5 4 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (16.67%) WinForms
6 2 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (16.67%) Tandem
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) Workflow
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) Kanban
4 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 8 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (25.00%) MVVM
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Scalability Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) TOWER Software
4 2 (8.33%) Telerik
4 2 (8.33%) MathWorks
4 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
Cobham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 to £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago