The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 66 71
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.70% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
111 74 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.82% 16.59% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 101 69 119
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,109 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MSTest
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear