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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 192 195 199
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 27 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.16% 2.00% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 26
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
855 649 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 18.16% 13.76% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 702 581 798
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 15 £47,500 -
Cobham +4 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Woking - 4 £41,500 -
Weybridge - 2 £37,500 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (93.10%) C#
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (89.66%) NUnit
3 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (75.86%) SQL
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) Windows
5 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
6 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (62.07%) Visual Studio
7 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
7 15 (51.72%) IIS
7 15 (51.72%) .NET
7 15 (51.72%) HTML
7 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
7 15 (51.72%) Internet
7 15 (51.72%) X-Windows
7 15 (51.72%) Project Management
7 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
7 15 (51.72%) Windows 7
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (51.72%) SCVMM
7 15 (51.72%) CSS
7 15 (51.72%) Workflow
7 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
7 15 (51.72%) WiX
7 15 (51.72%) MSBuild
7 15 (51.72%) NuGet

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (51.72%) IIS
1 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (89.66%) NUnit
2 18 (62.07%) Visual Studio
2 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (51.72%) WiX
3 15 (51.72%) MSBuild
3 15 (51.72%) NuGet
3 15 (51.72%) Ranorex
4 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (24.14%) Moq
5 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Build Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) X-Windows
2 7 (24.14%) WCF
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) Spring.NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (24.14%) Ninject
2 7 (24.14%) Unity DI Container
3 5 (17.24%) WPF
4 4 (13.79%) LINQ
5 1 (3.45%) WinForms
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows 7
2 15 (51.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (51.72%) Workflow
3 15 (51.72%) Project Management
3 15 (51.72%) DevOps
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) Kanban
6 7 (24.14%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
7 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.24%) MVVM
9 4 (13.79%) Scalability Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
9 4 (13.79%) OO
9 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) TOWER Software
4 4 (13.79%) Telerik
4 4 (13.79%) Red Gate
4 4 (13.79%) MathWorks
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