The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.091% - 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 224 169 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 20.29% 13.04% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 148 116 108
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

MSTest
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 9 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 9 (100.00%) User Stories
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) QA Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: £competitive + company benefits + training
Posted: 9 days ago