The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 58 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.23% - 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.75% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
80 110 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.08% 16.67% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 77 86 50
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MSTest
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Swindon region.

MSTest Salary Trend in Swindon

MSTest
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Social Network
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (100.00%) MVVM
1 7 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (100.00%) Moq
1 7 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 7 (100.00%) Ninject
1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (100.00%) Moq
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 7 (100.00%) Ninject
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Social Network
1 7 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter