The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 30 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 32 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.08% 6.49% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 46.38% 26.98% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 8
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 126 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 15.27% 24.05% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 116 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MSTest
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Warrington

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (85.25%) TDD
2 52 (85.25%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (85.25%) C#
2 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 52 (85.25%) ASP.NET
3 51 (83.61%) Scrum
3 51 (83.61%) MVC
3 51 (83.61%) NUnit
3 51 (83.61%) Kanban
3 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (81.97%) Dependency Injection
4 50 (81.97%) Inversion of Control
4 50 (81.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 50 (81.97%) Moq
4 50 (81.97%) Spring.NET
4 50 (81.97%) Castle Windsor
4 50 (81.97%) Ninject
4 50 (81.97%) Web Application Development
4 50 (81.97%) Unity DI Container
4 50 (81.97%) WCF
5 34 (55.74%) Windows
6 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
7 26 (42.62%) WPF
7 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
7 26 (42.62%) MVVM
8 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
8 25 (40.98%) VB
8 25 (40.98%) VB.NET
8 25 (40.98%) Internet

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (83.61%) NUnit
2 50 (81.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 50 (81.97%) Moq
3 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
1 52 (85.25%) .NET Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Junior Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Junior .NET Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Graduate Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Graduate
2 25 (40.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Junior
3 8 (13.11%) Tester
4 4 (6.56%) Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) QA Tester
5 3 (4.92%) Lead Tester
6 2 (3.28%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Database Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Manual Tester
6 2 (3.28%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
1 52 (85.25%) ASP.NET
2 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 50 (81.97%) Castle Windsor
3 50 (81.97%) Ninject
3 50 (81.97%) WCF
3 50 (81.97%) Unity DI Container
3 50 (81.97%) Spring.NET
4 26 (42.62%) WPF
4 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
5 25 (40.98%) WinForms
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) jQuery
6 2 (3.28%) REST
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.64%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (81.97%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (85.25%) TDD
2 52 (85.25%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (83.61%) Kanban
3 51 (83.61%) MVC
3 51 (83.61%) Scrum
4 50 (81.97%) Dependency Injection
4 50 (81.97%) Web Application Development
5 26 (42.62%) MVVM
6 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
7 7 (11.48%) SDLC
8 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Release Management
9 4 (6.56%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.28%) Web Development
11 1 (1.64%) OOP
11 1 (1.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) VB
2 25 (40.98%) VB.NET
3 10 (16.39%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
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