The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
England / Yorkshire
Rank 205 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 22 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.74% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 40
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1035 1242 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.19% 20.54% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 912 980 1033
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +16 17 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North Yorkshire +4 5 £25,000 - 1
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 34 (91.89%) C#
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) NUnit
2 33 (89.19%) WCF
2 33 (89.19%) WPF
2 33 (89.19%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (86.49%) Scrum
4 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET
4 31 (83.78%) MVVM
5 29 (78.38%) XML
6 28 (75.68%) OO
6 28 (75.68%) PL/SQL
6 28 (75.68%) SQL
6 28 (75.68%) T-SQL
6 28 (75.68%) C++
6 28 (75.68%) Java
6 28 (75.68%) WF
6 28 (75.68%) LINQ
7 27 (72.97%) Web Services
8 26 (70.27%) UML
8 26 (70.27%) Service Delivery
8 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
8 26 (70.27%) HTML
8 26 (70.27%) RUP
8 26 (70.27%) DSDM
8 26 (70.27%) XSLT
8 26 (70.27%) CSS
8 26 (70.27%) SOAP
8 26 (70.27%) Use Case

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (89.19%) NUnit
2 5 (13.51%) Moq
2 5 (13.51%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) OpenSTA
4 1 (2.70%) Rational Robot
4 1 (2.70%) RIATest
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) .NET Software Engineer
1 26 (70.27%) C# Software Engineer
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Internet Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Junior
3 5 (13.51%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Junior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) WCF
2 33 (89.19%) WPF
3 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET
4 29 (78.38%) XML
5 28 (75.68%) LINQ
5 28 (75.68%) WF
6 27 (72.97%) Web Services
7 26 (70.27%) CSS
7 26 (70.27%) HTML
7 26 (70.27%) jQuery
7 26 (70.27%) RESTful
7 26 (70.27%) Silverlight
7 26 (70.27%) SOAP
7 26 (70.27%) XSLT
8 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.51%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (13.51%) Ninject
9 5 (13.51%) Spring.NET
9 5 (13.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.51%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (86.49%) Scrum
4 31 (83.78%) MVVM
5 28 (75.68%) OO
6 26 (70.27%) DSDM
6 26 (70.27%) RUP
6 26 (70.27%) Service Delivery
6 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
6 26 (70.27%) UML
6 26 (70.27%) Use Case
7 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 5 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (13.51%) Kanban
8 5 (13.51%) MVC
8 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
9 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C#
2 28 (75.68%) C++
2 28 (75.68%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) PL/SQL
2 28 (75.68%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) T-SQL
3 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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