The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 120 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 2.08% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.89%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
307 288 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.95% 17.96% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 259 253 236
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSBuild
South West

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 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (50.00%) COM
4 6 (50.00%) STL
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Intel
4 6 (50.00%) OOD
4 6 (50.00%) VB6
4 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Games

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) COM
1 6 (50.00%) STL
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
1 6 (50.00%) OOD
1 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) VB
2 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (50.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Intel
Bristol
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 -£35k + VG benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago