Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 221 236
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +58
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 20 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.32% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 3.20% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 41
Hampshire median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £36,875 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £42,500 £37,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 1192 1375 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.88% 20.14% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1212 1364
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,700
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017. 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
Winchester -6 12 £38,750 +10.71%
Southampton +4 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
MSTest
South East

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

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
2 13 (65.00%) Content Management
2 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
2 13 (65.00%) SoapUI
2 13 (65.00%) SpecFlow
2 13 (65.00%) CMS
2 13 (65.00%) JMeter
2 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) SDET
3 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 12 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 12 (60.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (35.00%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (35.00%) Ninject
4 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (35.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (35.00%) MVVM
4 7 (35.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (35.00%) Moq
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban

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 13 (65.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
2 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
2 13 (65.00%) JMeter
2 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) SoapUI
2 13 (65.00%) SpecFlow
2 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (35.00%) Moq
3 7 (35.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) Castle Windsor
1 7 (35.00%) Ninject
1 7 (35.00%) Spring.NET
1 7 (35.00%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (35.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 12 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (35.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Content Management
2 13 (65.00%) SDET
2 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (65.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (35.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) MVVM
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL