The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 182 159 203
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +44
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 21 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.96% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 6.47% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 24
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
714 665 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.77% 14.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 608 532 682
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 12 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Huddersfield - 8 £30,000 - 1
MSTest
Yorkshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (97.78%) WCF
3 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (91.11%) NUnit
4 37 (82.22%) T-SQL
5 36 (80.00%) SQL
6 33 (73.33%) DSDM
6 33 (73.33%) Scrum
6 33 (73.33%) XSLT
6 33 (73.33%) WPF
6 33 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (73.33%) MVVM
7 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
8 25 (55.56%) PL/SQL
8 25 (55.56%) C++
8 25 (55.56%) HTML
8 25 (55.56%) Java
8 25 (55.56%) CSS
8 25 (55.56%) SOAP
8 25 (55.56%) Web Services
8 25 (55.56%) XML
8 25 (55.56%) Service Delivery
8 25 (55.56%) UML
8 25 (55.56%) OO
8 25 (55.56%) RUP
8 25 (55.56%) Use Case
8 25 (55.56%) jQuery
8 25 (55.56%) WF

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (91.11%) NUnit
2 12 (26.67%) Moq
2 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.78%) MSBuild
3 8 (17.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (17.78%) ReSharper
3 8 (17.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (17.78%) Selenium
3 8 (17.78%) SoapUI
3 8 (17.78%) SpecFlow
3 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (55.56%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 20 (44.44%) Developer
3 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.78%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Graduate
5 8 (17.78%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Internet Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Junior
5 8 (17.78%) Junior .NET Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Junior Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 44 (97.78%) WCF
3 33 (73.33%) WPF
3 33 (73.33%) XSLT
4 25 (55.56%) CSS
4 25 (55.56%) HTML
4 25 (55.56%) jQuery
4 25 (55.56%) LINQ
4 25 (55.56%) RESTful
4 25 (55.56%) Silverlight
4 25 (55.56%) SOAP
4 25 (55.56%) Web Services
4 25 (55.56%) WF
4 25 (55.56%) XML
5 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.67%) WinForms
7 11 (24.44%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (17.78%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (73.33%) DSDM
2 33 (73.33%) MVVM
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 25 (55.56%) OO
3 25 (55.56%) RUP
3 25 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 25 (55.56%) UML
3 25 (55.56%) Use Case
4 20 (44.44%) MVC
5 12 (26.67%) TDD
6 8 (17.78%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (17.78%) Kanban
6 8 (17.78%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) T-SQL
3 36 (80.00%) SQL
4 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
5 25 (55.56%) C++
5 25 (55.56%) Java
5 25 (55.56%) PL/SQL
6 8 (17.78%) VB
6 8 (17.78%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
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