The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 65 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% - 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% - 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
MSBuild
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 123 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.16% 18.75% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 69 113 124
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Cardiff

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft