Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 131 145
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.57% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
Wales median annual salary - £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.87%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +25.00% -2.22%

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 424 383 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.08% 19.70% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 353 346 441
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £49,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Wales

MSTest
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for MSTest in Wales