Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MSTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSTest over the 6 months to 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 186 202
Rank change year-on-year +36 +16 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.085% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +40.00% -
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +63.64% -21.43%

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

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 337 496 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.64% 14.00% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 301 401 560
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MSTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Birmingham

MSTest
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) CloudFront
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) GitLab
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) CloudFront
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) GitLab
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker