Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 111 99
Rank change year-on-year +31 -12 +15
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.54% 0.14% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.14% 0.82% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £49,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.67% +30.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £48,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £36,250 £49,800 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -26.67% +7.14%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 159 243 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.25% 16.58% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134 215 158
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,500 £53,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Leicestershire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Leicestershire

MSTest
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leicester +26 2 £32,500 -33.67%
MSTest
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Architect
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) C# Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA