Period
to 19 April 2018

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

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 241 246
Rank change year-on-year -29 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 10 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.14% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.96% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 31
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -15.15%
10th Percentile £36,688 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £41,250 £37,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,537 1,249 1,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.19% 20.24% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,342 1,101 1,349
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,025 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Hampshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Hampshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Southampton - 5 £47,500 - 1
Fleet - 3 £42,500 -
MSTest
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) NUnit
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (50.00%) Broadband
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Kanban
4 5 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
4 5 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (50.00%) Moq
4 5 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (50.00%) Ninject
4 5 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (40.00%) Power BI
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) DevExpress
5 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (40.00%) Power BI
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Moq
2 5 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (50.00%) Ninject
2 5 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) Django
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) SignalR
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (50.00%) Kanban
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) SDET
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) DevExpress