Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 162 146
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +31
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 12 15 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.49% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 2.43% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 58
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £39,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £51,000 £52,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 578 617 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.55% 20.05% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 496 571 716
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Buckinghamshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Buckinghamshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £47,500 - 1
MSTest
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
3 4 (33.33%) MVVM
3 4 (33.33%) Ninject
4 2 (16.67%) Facebook
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter
4 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (16.67%) Social Network
4 2 (16.67%) Music Industry
4 2 (16.67%) Finance

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Application Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 8 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Ninject
3 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) MVVM
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Facebook
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter