Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
England > North East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 107 115
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.19% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
North East median annual salary - £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -39.29% +75.00%
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.53% +10.56%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 319 228 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.00% 15.34% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 272 199 209
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,325 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,250 £48,562
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MSTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in the North East

MSTest
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for MSTest in the North East