The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - 86 79
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.28% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.03% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +74.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
255 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.96% 13.82% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 225 142 135
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSBuild
East of England

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Bedfordshire region.

MSBuild Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MSBuild
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MSBuild also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSBuild.

1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MSBuild also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSBuild. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Release Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Release Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Perl