The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 115 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.89%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
354 285 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.85% 17.19% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 287 266 285
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 £30,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSBuild
Cambridgeshire

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Cambridge

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 16 (88.89%) MVC
3 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (88.89%) NUnit
3 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 15 (83.33%) WCF
5 14 (77.78%) WPF
5 14 (77.78%) NFC
5 14 (77.78%) XAML
5 14 (77.78%) SQL
5 14 (77.78%) SMS
5 14 (77.78%) SMPP
6 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
6 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
6 13 (72.22%) Multithreading
6 13 (72.22%) Banking
6 13 (72.22%) Android
6 13 (72.22%) MSTest
6 13 (72.22%) Apple iOS
6 13 (72.22%) Windows Phone
7 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
7 12 (66.67%) ISO 8583
7 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 12 (66.67%) TDD
8 11 (61.11%) Scrum
8 11 (61.11%) XML

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (22.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SMS
1 14 (77.78%) SMPP
1 14 (77.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) NUnit
2 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
2 13 (72.22%) MSTest
3 11 (61.11%) WiX
3 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Systems Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (83.33%) WCF
4 14 (77.78%) WPF
5 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 11 (61.11%) Java ME
6 11 (61.11%) LINQ
6 11 (61.11%) XML
6 11 (61.11%) XSLT
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Android
1 13 (72.22%) Apple iOS
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Phone
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Multithreading
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 14 (77.78%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Telerik