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

Microsoft MSTest
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.51% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £44,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 113 101 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 19.38% 13.89% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 103 77 142
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Northamptonshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £44,500 - 1
MSTest
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) MDX
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
1 4 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (75.00%) Biml
2 3 (75.00%) Boomi
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SAP

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Biml
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) MDX
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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