The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for MSTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MSTest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 126 138 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 20.86% 15.15% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 122 114
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing MSTest as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Bedfordshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Bedfordshire