The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 47 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.58% 9.55% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 103
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
Wiltshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) MVVM
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) WinForms
3 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) WPF
3 9 (81.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (81.82%) Moq
3 9 (81.82%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (81.82%) Ninject
3 9 (81.82%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (81.82%) Kanban
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (81.82%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (81.82%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (81.82%) Spring.NET
4 8 (72.73%) VB

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (81.82%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) WinForms
3 9 (81.82%) WPF
3 9 (81.82%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (81.82%) Ninject
3 9 (81.82%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (81.82%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (81.82%) Spring.NET
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) MVVM
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Kanban
3 9 (81.82%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
3 8 (72.73%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) MCAD
1 2 (18.18%) MCSD
1 2 (18.18%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft