The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 74 70
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.47% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.97% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 142 152 136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 20.34% 23.82% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 129 130 96
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

MSTest
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Oxford