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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 181 175 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 19 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 5.81% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 32
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
793 688 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.64% 14.51% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 676 558 690
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,700
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 3 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 3 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 -29 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Huddersfield - 7 £30,000 - 1
MSTest
Yorkshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (92.16%) WCF
2 47 (92.16%) C#
2 47 (92.16%) .NET
2 47 (92.16%) ASP.NET
3 44 (86.27%) NUnit
4 40 (78.43%) SQL
4 40 (78.43%) T-SQL
5 37 (72.55%) XSLT
5 37 (72.55%) DSDM
6 32 (62.75%) WPF
6 32 (62.75%) Scrum
6 32 (62.75%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (62.75%) MVVM
7 29 (56.86%) Finance
8 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
9 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
9 25 (49.02%) CSS
9 25 (49.02%) SOAP
9 25 (49.02%) Web Services
9 25 (49.02%) XML
9 25 (49.02%) C++
9 25 (49.02%) HTML
9 25 (49.02%) Java
9 25 (49.02%) UML
9 25 (49.02%) OO
9 25 (49.02%) RUP
9 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
9 25 (49.02%) WF
9 25 (49.02%) Silverlight

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (86.27%) NUnit
2 15 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (23.53%) MSBuild
3 12 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (23.53%) ReSharper
3 12 (23.53%) Selenium
3 12 (23.53%) SoapUI
3 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
3 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 10 (19.61%) Moq
5 7 (13.73%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (49.02%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (49.02%) Software Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Graduate
6 7 (13.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Internet Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Junior
6 7 (13.73%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Test Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (92.16%) .NET
1 47 (92.16%) ASP.NET
1 47 (92.16%) WCF
2 37 (72.55%) XSLT
3 32 (62.75%) WPF
4 25 (49.02%) CSS
4 25 (49.02%) HTML
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
4 25 (49.02%) LINQ
4 25 (49.02%) RESTful
4 25 (49.02%) Silverlight
4 25 (49.02%) SOAP
4 25 (49.02%) Web Services
4 25 (49.02%) WF
4 25 (49.02%) XML
5 22 (43.14%) .NET Framework
5 22 (43.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (19.61%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (19.61%) WinForms
7 7 (13.73%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (72.55%) DSDM
3 32 (62.75%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (62.75%) MVVM
3 32 (62.75%) Scrum
4 25 (49.02%) OO
4 25 (49.02%) RUP
4 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
4 25 (49.02%) Software Engineering
4 25 (49.02%) UML
4 25 (49.02%) Use Case
5 22 (43.14%) MVC
6 10 (19.61%) TDD
7 7 (13.73%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (13.73%) Kanban
7 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) C#
2 40 (78.43%) SQL
2 40 (78.43%) T-SQL
3 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (49.02%) C++
4 25 (49.02%) Java
4 25 (49.02%) PL/SQL
5 7 (13.73%) VB
5 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB Practitioner
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