The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
South East / West Sussex
Rank 91 95 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.29% 0.97% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 4.06% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 11
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 271 205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 21.28% 23.88% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 208 256 190
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

MSTest
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for MSTest in West Sussex

MSTest
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Crawley +8 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £39,000 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Ninject
2 6 (75.00%) Facebook
2 6 (75.00%) Twitter
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Social Network
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (50.00%) Moq
3 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Moq
2 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) StarTeam
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (75.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) WPF Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) Ninject
2 6 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (75.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Facebook
1 6 (75.00%) Twitter
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago