The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MSTest
Somerset

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

Development Applications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 35.71% 23.96% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 7
Average salary £33,500 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.34% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,712 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%