The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 24 July 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 188 162 163
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 21 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.14% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.92% 0.88% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
718 565 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.73% 16.05% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 582 422 426
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
Yorkshire

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MSTest
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Leeds -17 17 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Wakefield - 4 £37,500 -
MSTest
Yorkshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (94.55%) ASP.NET
3 48 (87.27%) NUnit
4 47 (85.45%) C#
5 43 (78.18%) MVC
6 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
6 40 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (70.91%) TDD
8 38 (69.09%) Scrum
9 37 (67.27%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (65.45%) Moq
11 35 (63.64%) Kanban
11 35 (63.64%) Razor View Engine
11 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 35 (63.64%) WCF
12 32 (58.18%) Windows
12 32 (58.18%) Dependency Injection
13 31 (56.36%) Inversion of Control
13 31 (56.36%) Spring.NET
13 31 (56.36%) Rhino Mocks
13 31 (56.36%) Castle Windsor
13 31 (56.36%) Ninject
13 31 (56.36%) Unity DI Container
13 31 (56.36%) Web Application Development
13 31 (56.36%) WinForms
14 27 (49.09%) WPF
14 27 (49.09%) MVVM
15 24 (43.64%) Tandem
16 23 (41.82%) SQL
17 22 (40.00%) Retail

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (87.27%) NUnit
2 36 (65.45%) Moq
3 31 (56.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 45 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 5 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (5.45%) Web Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Web Development Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Development Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Head of Development
6 1 (1.82%) Software Tester
6 1 (1.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Tester
6 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (94.55%) ASP.NET
3 40 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (63.64%) Razor View Engine
4 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 35 (63.64%) WCF
5 31 (56.36%) Spring.NET
5 31 (56.36%) Castle Windsor
5 31 (56.36%) Ninject
5 31 (56.36%) Unity DI Container
5 31 (56.36%) WinForms
6 27 (49.09%) WPF
7 10 (18.18%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) jQuery
7 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (14.55%) HTML5
8 8 (14.55%) CSS
9 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (56.36%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (43.64%) Tandem
3 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) MVC
2 39 (70.91%) TDD
3 38 (69.09%) Scrum
4 37 (67.27%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (63.64%) Kanban
6 32 (58.18%) Dependency Injection
7 31 (56.36%) Web Application Development
8 27 (49.09%) MVVM
9 12 (21.82%) OO
10 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.91%) BDD
11 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
11 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 5 (9.09%) UML
12 2 (3.64%) RUP
12 2 (3.64%) DSDM
12 2 (3.64%) SOA
12 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
12 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) VB
4 7 (12.73%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
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