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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.59% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
North 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 York region.

Development Applications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 118 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 17.51% 21.30% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 74
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in York

MSTest
Salary Trend in York

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

MSTest Salary Trend in York

MSTest
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the York region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MSTest Salary Histogram in York

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) NUnit
2 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) Ajax
3 14 (87.50%) MVVM
3 14 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 14 (87.50%) XML
3 14 (87.50%) MVC
3 14 (87.50%) JSON
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Firebug
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.25%) XAML

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (93.75%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 14 (87.50%) JSON
2 14 (87.50%) XML
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 14 (87.50%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) DOM
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA