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 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 174 214 208
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 13 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.068% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 0.47% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 15
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
582 636 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.07% 14.40% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 531 581 724
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Chertsey - 5 £47,500 -
Esher - 4 £57,500 -
Woking - 1 £50,000 - 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (81.08%) NUnit
4 26 (70.27%) Scrum
5 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
6 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (48.65%) MVC
7 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
8 16 (43.24%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
9 15 (40.54%) Rhino Mocks
9 15 (40.54%) TDD
9 15 (40.54%) SQL
10 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (37.84%) WPF
10 14 (37.84%) Kanban
10 14 (37.84%) Spring.NET
10 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (37.84%) Moq
10 14 (37.84%) Castle Windsor
10 14 (37.84%) Ninject
10 14 (37.84%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (37.84%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (37.84%) MVVM
10 14 (37.84%) Unity DI Container
10 14 (37.84%) TypeScript

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 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) NUnit
2 15 (40.54%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (37.84%) Moq
4 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (21.62%) JIRA
6 6 (16.22%) Selenium
7 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) .NET Developer
3 17 (45.95%) C# Developer
4 14 (37.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (35.14%) C# WPF Developer
5 13 (35.14%) WPF Developer
6 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
7 8 (21.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Analyst
8 6 (16.22%) Junior
8 6 (16.22%) Junior .NET Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Junior Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) Functional Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) Functional Test Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (5.41%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (43.24%) jQuery
4 16 (43.24%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
6 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (37.84%) Castle Windsor
6 14 (37.84%) Ninject
6 14 (37.84%) Spring.NET
6 14 (37.84%) Unity DI Container
6 14 (37.84%) WPF
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (5.41%) CSS
9 2 (5.41%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) WCF
10 1 (2.70%) Web Services
10 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) Scrum
3 18 (48.65%) MVC
4 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (37.84%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (37.84%) Kanban
5 14 (37.84%) MVVM
6 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
6 9 (24.32%) OO
6 9 (24.32%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (16.22%) SDLC
7 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
7 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) TypeScript
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Atlassian