The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for MSTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 85 79 98
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 1.38% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 6.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 221 212 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 25.49% 20.97% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 213 201 176
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing MSTest as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Milton Keynes

MSTest
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Milton Keynes

MSTest
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
2 4 (80.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (80.00%) Ninject
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Spring.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (80.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (80.00%) Tandem
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (80.00%) Ninject
2 4 (80.00%) Spring.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (80.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago