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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 220 222 248
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 16 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 2.86% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 26
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
1016 1190 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.77% 18.05% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 869 976 909
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
West Yorkshire +1 16 £55,000 +22.22% 2
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (94.87%) NUnit
3 37 (94.87%) WCF
3 37 (94.87%) Scrum
3 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 37 (94.87%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (87.18%) WPF
5 33 (84.62%) MVVM
6 28 (71.79%) XML
6 28 (71.79%) T-SQL
7 27 (69.23%) PL/SQL
7 27 (69.23%) SQL
7 27 (69.23%) C++
7 27 (69.23%) Java
7 27 (69.23%) Web Services
7 27 (69.23%) OO
7 27 (69.23%) WF
7 27 (69.23%) LINQ
8 26 (66.67%) Use Case
8 26 (66.67%) jQuery
8 26 (66.67%) RESTful
8 26 (66.67%) Silverlight
8 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
8 26 (66.67%) Service Delivery
8 26 (66.67%) Finance
8 26 (66.67%) RUP
8 26 (66.67%) DSDM
8 26 (66.67%) UML

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 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (94.87%) NUnit
2 11 (28.21%) Moq
3 10 (25.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) OpenSTA
4 1 (2.56%) Rational Robot
4 1 (2.56%) RIATest
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
1 26 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 26 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Graduate
3 7 (17.95%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Internet Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Junior
3 7 (17.95%) Junior .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Junior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
2 37 (94.87%) WCF
3 34 (87.18%) WPF
4 28 (71.79%) XML
5 27 (69.23%) LINQ
5 27 (69.23%) Web Services
5 27 (69.23%) WF
6 26 (66.67%) CSS
6 26 (66.67%) HTML
6 26 (66.67%) jQuery
6 26 (66.67%) RESTful
6 26 (66.67%) Silverlight
6 26 (66.67%) SOAP
6 26 (66.67%) XSLT
7 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (25.64%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (25.64%) Ninject
8 10 (25.64%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (94.87%) Scrum
3 33 (84.62%) MVVM
4 27 (69.23%) OO
5 26 (66.67%) DSDM
5 26 (66.67%) RUP
5 26 (66.67%) Service Delivery
5 26 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 26 (66.67%) UML
5 26 (66.67%) Use Case
6 12 (30.77%) TDD
7 11 (28.21%) MVC
8 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (25.64%) Kanban
8 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.56%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Stress Testing
9 1 (2.56%) System Testing
9 1 (2.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (71.79%) T-SQL
3 27 (69.23%) C++
3 27 (69.23%) Java
3 27 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 27 (69.23%) SQL
4 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) VB
5 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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