Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 223 211
Rank change year-on-year -40 -12 +33
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 21 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.075% 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 1.96% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 59
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £42,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 1,508 1,072 1,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.67% 18.78% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,311 996 1,228
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,925
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 October 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
Fleet - 3 £37,500 -
Southampton -18 2 £47,500 -
MSTest
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SignalR
3 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container

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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SignalR
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (40.00%) Ninject
3 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) DevExpress