The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 143 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.054% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £47,750 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
MSBuild
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
342 304 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.89% 16.53% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 297 259 147
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Birmingham

MSBuild
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) AOP
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Fredhopper
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) AOP
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore