The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 156 210 188
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -22
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 26 1 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.85% 0.024% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.21% 0.15% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 35
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
499 653 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.36% 15.93% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 452 611 787
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Surrey

MSTest
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Esher - 21 £55,000 -
Farnham -13 2 £37,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £47,500 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (92.50%) C#
4 32 (80.00%) SQL
5 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
6 30 (75.00%) Scrum
7 29 (72.50%) NUnit
8 28 (70.00%) MVC
8 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (67.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
10 26 (65.00%) OO
10 26 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (65.00%) Mentoring
10 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (62.50%) AngularJS
11 25 (62.50%) jQuery
12 24 (60.00%) TypeScript
12 24 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
13 11 (27.50%) JIRA
14 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
14 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
14 10 (25.00%) Selenium
14 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
14 10 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (25.00%) SDLC
14 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
15 9 (22.50%) MS Excel

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (72.50%) NUnit
2 27 (67.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (27.50%) JIRA
4 10 (25.00%) Selenium
5 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.00%) Moq
8 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Analyst
5 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
6 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (17.50%) Functional Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Functional Test Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
8 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Systems Test Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
10 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (62.50%) AngularJS
5 25 (62.50%) jQuery
5 25 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (5.00%) Ninject
7 2 (5.00%) Spring.NET
7 2 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (5.00%) WinForms
7 2 (5.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.50%) CSS
8 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.50%) HTML
8 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) Scrum
3 28 (70.00%) MVC
4 26 (65.00%) Mentoring
4 26 (65.00%) OO
5 24 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 10 (25.00%) SDLC
6 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Software Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
7 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.50%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) TDD
9 4 (10.00%) System Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) SQL
3 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
4 24 (60.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 10 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Atlassian