Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 98 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.14% 0.34% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.11% - -
East Midlands median annual salary £45,750 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +14.38% +45.45% -26.67%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 327 212 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 23.03% 18.10% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 246 180 160
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £48,875
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Northampton -8 1 £39,000 -12.36% 1
MSTest
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore