The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South East > Surrey
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 182 215
Rank change year-on-year +25 +33  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 2.64% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 6
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,625
South East median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -16.66%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 479 607 702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 17.66% 16.57% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1248 1513
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Surrey

MSTest
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Surrey

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSTest in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MSTest in Surrey

MSTest
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -10 2 £50,000 -
Esher -3 1 £27,500 -38.88%
MSTest
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (41.67%) Protractor
4 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
4 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) Protractor
3 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Junior
1 6 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft