Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 - 213
Rank change year-on-year - +213 -6
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Reading median annual salary £45,000 - £45,500
10th Percentile £34,500 - £35,000
90th Percentile £55,500 - £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,047 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.61% -11.01% -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 442 516 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.04% 14.89% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 364 433 498
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,275 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Reading

MSTest
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Reading

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSTest in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MSTest in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Xbox
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Market Research
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Market Research
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle