The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 85 85
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 0.77% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.59% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 13
Median salary - £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
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 Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 195 195 283
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 27.46% 21.57% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 163 248
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

MSTest
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB