The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 124 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 0.57% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -24.52%
MSBuild
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
373 353 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.55% 20.68% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 324 290 200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Bristol

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (25.00%) Game Development
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (25.00%) OAuth2

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) CruiseControl
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) RSpec
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Servlets
2 2 (25.00%) STL
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) JPA
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 2 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Game Development
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) MSF
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Process
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCAD
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCPD
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) logstash
1 2 (25.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Intel
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Terracotta