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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 123 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.063% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.34%
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
340 312 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.46% 19.78% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 285 272 208
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) OOD
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
5 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (50.00%) STL
5 7 (50.00%) Intel
6 6 (42.86%) COM
6 6 (42.86%) VB
6 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (42.86%) VB6
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Games
8 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 3 (21.43%) Game Development
10 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 2 (14.29%) QA

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Tester
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Automation Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) STL
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
1 8 (57.14%) OOD
1 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Game Development
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) VB
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Intel
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Questor Resourcing
Salary: c £25-35k, dependent on relevant experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago