Period
to 20 August 2017

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 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 - 153
Rank change year-on-year - +153 +9
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.040% - 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 - £32,250
10th Percentile £38,750 - £27,975
90th Percentile £46,250 - £36,325
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +24.03% -14.00%

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 531 412 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 21.07% 16.49% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 317 284 305
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,350 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +2.56%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 20 August 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft