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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 53 51 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.27% 2.60% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 11.70% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Average salary - £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
104 94 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.42% 22.22% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 66 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Firebug
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Firebug
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) QA