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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 184 227 200
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -27
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 60 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.52% 2.03% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 16
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
England

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
1086 1229 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.21% 17.11% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 911 954 702
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +32 43 £40,000 - 3
North Yorkshire - 13 £27,500 - 2
South Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (99.00%) NUnit
3 83 (83.00%) .NET
4 81 (81.00%) MVC
4 81 (81.00%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (74.00%) TDD
6 73 (73.00%) ASP.NET
6 73 (73.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (57.00%) Inversion of Control
7 57 (57.00%) Castle Windsor
8 52 (52.00%) SQL Server
8 52 (52.00%) SQL
9 51 (51.00%) Ninject
9 51 (51.00%) Moq
10 44 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (44.00%) .NET Framework
10 44 (44.00%) Scrum
11 43 (43.00%) Kanban
11 43 (43.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 43 (43.00%) Dependency Injection
11 43 (43.00%) Spring.NET
11 43 (43.00%) Unity DI Container
12 42 (42.00%) Web Application Development
13 41 (41.00%) MVVM
14 37 (37.00%) WCF
15 35 (35.00%) Entity Framework
16 34 (34.00%) Windows
17 33 (33.00%) WinForms
17 33 (33.00%) WPF
18 32 (32.00%) HTML

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (19.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Broadband
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 99 (99.00%) NUnit
2 51 (51.00%) Moq
3 43 (43.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (19.00%) Subversion
5 15 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.00%) JIRA
7 1 (1.00%) Selenium
7 1 (1.00%) Firebug
General
1 27 (27.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (88.00%) Developer
2 81 (81.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (19.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Junior
5 8 (8.00%) Graduate
5 8 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (1.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.00%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (1.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.00%) Analyst
7 1 (1.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (83.00%) .NET
2 73 (73.00%) ASP.NET
2 73 (73.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 57 (57.00%) Castle Windsor
4 51 (51.00%) Ninject
5 44 (44.00%) .NET Framework
6 43 (43.00%) Spring.NET
6 43 (43.00%) Unity DI Container
7 37 (37.00%) WCF
8 35 (35.00%) Entity Framework
9 33 (33.00%) WPF
9 33 (33.00%) WinForms
10 32 (32.00%) HTML
10 32 (32.00%) CSS
11 27 (27.00%) Ajax
11 27 (27.00%) jQuery
12 22 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 19 (19.00%) NHibernate
14 14 (14.00%) LINQ
14 14 (14.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (57.00%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (27.00%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (20.00%) Social Network
4 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.00%) Tandem
6 1 (1.00%) W3C
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.00%) Agile Software Development
1 81 (81.00%) MVC
2 74 (74.00%) TDD
3 44 (44.00%) Scrum
3 44 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (43.00%) Kanban
4 43 (43.00%) Dependency Injection
5 42 (42.00%) Web Application Development
6 41 (41.00%) MVVM
7 21 (21.00%) SDLC
8 20 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (16.00%) OO
10 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.00%) SOA
12 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (8.00%) UML
13 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
14 1 (1.00%) Performance Testing
14 1 (1.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (52.00%) SQL
3 28 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.00%) Java
4 16 (16.00%) C++
5 5 (5.00%) Delphi
5 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.00%) XAML
7 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.00%) ISEB
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Twitter
2 20 (20.00%) Facebook
3 19 (19.00%) Oracle
4 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Keighley
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago