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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 212 208 240
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 22 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.80% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% 4.43% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 19
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1104 1218 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.69% 17.98% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1025 911
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -5 22 £55,000 +46.66% 2
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (97.56%) NUnit
2 40 (97.56%) WCF
3 36 (87.80%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (87.80%) Scrum
4 34 (82.93%) WPF
4 34 (82.93%) MVVM
5 30 (73.17%) T-SQL
6 29 (70.73%) XSLT
6 29 (70.73%) DSDM
6 29 (70.73%) SQL
7 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
7 25 (60.98%) Finance
7 25 (60.98%) UML
7 25 (60.98%) OO
7 25 (60.98%) RUP
7 25 (60.98%) CSS
7 25 (60.98%) SOAP
7 25 (60.98%) Web Services
7 25 (60.98%) XML
7 25 (60.98%) C++
7 25 (60.98%) HTML
7 25 (60.98%) Java
7 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
7 25 (60.98%) PL/SQL
7 25 (60.98%) WF
7 25 (60.98%) Silverlight

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (97.56%) NUnit
2 12 (29.27%) Moq
3 11 (26.83%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (9.76%) MSBuild
5 4 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (9.76%) ReSharper
5 4 (9.76%) Selenium
5 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
5 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
5 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (60.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (60.98%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Developer
3 12 (29.27%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Graduate
4 9 (21.95%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Internet Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Junior
4 9 (21.95%) Junior .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Junior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 40 (97.56%) WCF
3 34 (82.93%) WPF
4 29 (70.73%) XSLT
5 25 (60.98%) CSS
5 25 (60.98%) HTML
5 25 (60.98%) jQuery
5 25 (60.98%) LINQ
5 25 (60.98%) RESTful
5 25 (60.98%) Silverlight
5 25 (60.98%) SOAP
5 25 (60.98%) Web Services
5 25 (60.98%) WF
5 25 (60.98%) XML
6 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
8 11 (26.83%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (26.83%) Spring.NET
8 11 (26.83%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (87.80%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (87.80%) Scrum
3 34 (82.93%) MVVM
4 29 (70.73%) DSDM
5 25 (60.98%) OO
5 25 (60.98%) RUP
5 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
5 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
5 25 (60.98%) UML
5 25 (60.98%) Use Case
6 16 (39.02%) MVC
7 12 (29.27%) TDD
8 11 (26.83%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (26.83%) Kanban
8 11 (26.83%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (73.17%) T-SQL
3 29 (70.73%) SQL
4 25 (60.98%) C++
4 25 (60.98%) Java
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (60.98%) PL/SQL
5 9 (21.95%) VB
5 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
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