The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 128 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +19.20%
MSBuild
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
375 335 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.93% 13.74% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 312 288 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Banking
3 10 (71.43%) WCF
3 10 (71.43%) LINQ
3 10 (71.43%) Android
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) XAML
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
4 9 (64.29%) WPF
4 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
4 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone
5 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Java ME
5 5 (35.71%) WiX
6 4 (28.57%) IIS

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SMS
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) SMPP
1 4 (28.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) WiX
3 4 (28.57%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) MSTest
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Build Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) XML
1 10 (71.43%) WCF
1 10 (71.43%) LINQ
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Java ME
4 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) XAML
2 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
1 4 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (14.29%) Facebook