Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 209 246
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.19% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.95% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Scotland median annual salary - £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% +8.33%
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1188 1055 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.26% 20.42% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 659 632 679
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -4.10% +5.58%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,275 £28,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Scotland

MSTest
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Scotland