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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
South East / Surrey
Rank 145 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -12
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 17 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 0.026% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.97% 0.15% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 26
Median salary £55,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
428 655 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.39% 17.01% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 386 614 717
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 - 12 £55,000 -
Farnham - 2 £37,500 -
Dorking - 1 £50,000 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (92.31%) C#
4 31 (79.49%) SQL
5 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
6 29 (74.36%) Scrum
7 28 (71.79%) MVC
7 28 (71.79%) NUnit
7 28 (71.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (69.23%) Mentoring
9 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
9 26 (66.67%) OO
10 25 (64.10%) AngularJS
11 24 (61.54%) TypeScript
11 24 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (61.54%) Performance Optimisation
11 24 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (61.54%) jQuery
12 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
12 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
12 9 (23.08%) JIRA
12 9 (23.08%) Selenium
12 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
12 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
12 9 (23.08%) SDLC

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 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (71.79%) NUnit
1 28 (71.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium
3 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.13%) Moq
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Analyst
4 10 (25.64%) Test Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
6 7 (17.95%) Development Team Leader
6 7 (17.95%) Team Leader
7 6 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) Functional Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) Functional Test Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Systems Test Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
10 2 (5.13%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (64.10%) AngularJS
6 24 (61.54%) jQuery
6 24 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (5.13%) Ninject
8 2 (5.13%) Spring.NET
8 2 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (5.13%) WinForms
8 2 (5.13%) WPF
9 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.56%) WCF
9 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Scrum
3 28 (71.79%) MVC
4 27 (69.23%) Mentoring
5 26 (66.67%) OO
6 24 (61.54%) Performance Optimisation
7 9 (23.08%) SDLC
7 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 6 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.38%) User Stories
9 5 (12.82%) TDD
10 4 (10.26%) System Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C#
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (61.54%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Atlassian