Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 325 434
Rank change year-on-year +22 +109 +17
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 23 56 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.41% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 2.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 14
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.07% -10.87%
10th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2097 2375 2987
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.16% 17.59% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1885 2165 2582
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £76,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MSTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in the City of London

MSTest
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MSTest in the City of London

MSTest
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSTest in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for MSTest in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 18 (78.26%) C#
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) jQuery
5 13 (56.52%) HTML
6 12 (52.17%) NUnit
7 11 (47.83%) WCF
8 10 (43.48%) CSS
8 10 (43.48%) Moq
8 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
9 9 (39.13%) MVC
10 8 (34.78%) TDD
10 8 (34.78%) Ajax
10 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
10 8 (34.78%) Windows
10 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
10 8 (34.78%) SDLC
10 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (34.78%) BDD
10 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
10 8 (34.78%) Aurelia
11 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
12 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (26.09%) Banking

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (8.70%) DocumentDB
6 2 (8.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) NUnit
2 10 (43.48%) Moq
3 4 (17.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) NSubstitute
4 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
4 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
4 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Developer
2 14 (60.87%) C# Developer
3 10 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Developer
5 8 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (34.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (30.43%) Angular Developer
7 6 (26.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 6 (26.09%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Web Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) WCF
5 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Ajax
6 8 (34.78%) Aurelia
6 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) React
9 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
9 4 (17.39%) WPF
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (13.04%) MDX
10 3 (13.04%) RESTful
11 2 (8.70%) Ninject
11 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Spread Betting
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) BDD
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) OOP
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) SOLID
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Basel III
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £6000000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago