The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - 93 92
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.099% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.56% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-7.51% -2.80%
MSBuild
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
250 178 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.29% 17.69% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 217 174 137
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Release Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Release Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Perl