The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 201 195 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 17 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 2.61% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 18
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
833 806 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.68% 15.22% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 743 701 831
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -8 6 £27,500 -
Cranleigh - 4 £40,000 -
Haslemere - 2 £31,250 -
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Woking - 2 £43,750 -
Egham -2 1 £32,500 -15.58%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (78.13%) C#
2 24 (75.00%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (75.00%) MVC
2 24 (75.00%) Scrum
2 24 (75.00%) NUnit
2 24 (75.00%) WCF
2 24 (75.00%) Moq
3 23 (71.88%) Castle Windsor
3 23 (71.88%) Kanban
3 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (71.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (71.88%) TDD
4 21 (65.63%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (65.63%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (65.63%) Inversion of Control
4 21 (65.63%) Spring.NET
4 21 (65.63%) Ninject
4 21 (65.63%) Unity DI Container
5 18 (56.25%) WPF
6 16 (50.00%) MVVM
7 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (43.75%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) Social Network
8 12 (37.50%) Facebook
8 12 (37.50%) Twitter
9 10 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (31.25%) Microsoft

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) NUnit
1 24 (75.00%) Moq
2 23 (71.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
1 24 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Junior
3 6 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
1 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (75.00%) WCF
2 23 (71.88%) Castle Windsor
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (65.63%) Spring.NET
3 21 (65.63%) Ninject
3 21 (65.63%) Unity DI Container
4 18 (56.25%) WPF
5 10 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (12.50%) WinForms
8 3 (9.38%) HTML
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) RESTful
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (37.50%) Social Network
4 4 (12.50%) Tandem
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) MVC
1 24 (75.00%) Scrum
2 23 (71.88%) Kanban
2 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (65.63%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (50.00%) MVVM
5 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) SOA
10 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Facebook
1 12 (37.50%) Twitter
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) VMware