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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 58 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.18% - 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 66 107 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 12.07% 14.52% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58 73 109
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) MDX
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Legal
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI

MSTest
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (85.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
Northamptonshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago