The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 95 88 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.18% 0.73% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 4.55% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
209 176 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.23% 16.10% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 151 172
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MSTest
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MSTest Salary Trend in West Sussex

MSTest
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Worthing - 1 £37,500 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (85.71%) MVVM
2 6 (85.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (85.71%) Moq
2 6 (85.71%) Castle Windsor
2 6 (85.71%) Ninject
2 6 (85.71%) Unity DI Container
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Broadband
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) Spring.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) NUnit
1 6 (85.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (85.71%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) VectorCAST
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) WinForms
1 6 (85.71%) WPF
1 6 (85.71%) Spring.NET
1 6 (85.71%) Castle Windsor
1 6 (85.71%) Ninject
1 6 (85.71%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Horsham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago