Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 166 183
Rank change year-on-year -39 +17 -15
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.048% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 1.89% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £53,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 784 530 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.67% 16.22% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 604 469 595
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Cambridgeshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Cambridgeshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Peterborough -5 1 - -
Cambridge -41 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
MSTest
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Ninject
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Security Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ninject
1 1 (50.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter