The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 244 284 304
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +20
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Median salary £42,500 £55,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.42% +0.90%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.73%
MSBuild
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1138 1417 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.13% 16.60% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1220 1402
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MSBuild as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in the City of London

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing MSBuild also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) NUnit
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) CRM
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
5 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (50.00%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (50.00%) NCrunch
5 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (50.00%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (50.00%) Fiddler
5 6 (50.00%) LINQ
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) JIRA

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) NUnit
2 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) Fiddler
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) NCrunch
3 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (8.33%) Psake
5 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Private Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (50.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) Ajax
4 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (50.00%) LINQ
4 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (8.33%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) CRM
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) Line Management
4 5 (41.67%) Wealth Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) MVVM
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (8.33%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore