Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 160 164
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -12
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.083% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 2.08% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 15
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.22% +7.78%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £39,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,000 £52,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 448 576 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.60% 20.35% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 394 494 565
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £62,125 £60,000 £60,750
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 December 2018. 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 2 £45,000 - 3
MSTest
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing

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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft