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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 296 294 248
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 11 23 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.22% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 1.44% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 55
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,625 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £81,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
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
1438 1592 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.87% 15.10% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1368 1331
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the City of London

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (96.88%) C#
1 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (71.88%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (71.88%) TeamCity
5 21 (65.63%) TDD
5 21 (65.63%) MVC
6 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (62.50%) BDD
6 20 (62.50%) WCF
7 19 (59.38%) Scrum
7 19 (59.38%) HTML
7 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
8 17 (53.13%) SQL
9 16 (50.00%) CSS
9 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (50.00%) Finance
9 16 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (50.00%) jQuery
10 13 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (37.50%) Ajax
12 11 (34.38%) Back Office
12 11 (34.38%) OOP
12 11 (34.38%) DHTML
12 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
12 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
12 11 (34.38%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
13 10 (31.25%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (21.88%) Umbraco
1 7 (21.88%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 7 (21.88%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) TeamCity
2 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) NUnit
3 5 (15.63%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.38%) Psake
5 3 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Log4Net
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (6.25%) NuGet
6 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.13%) JsTestDriver
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Back Office
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Build Manager
8 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (62.50%) WCF
3 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (59.38%) HTML
5 16 (50.00%) CSS
5 16 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (40.63%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (37.50%) Ajax
8 11 (34.38%) DHTML
8 11 (34.38%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 8 (25.00%) WPF
10 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
10 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (21.88%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (21.88%) NHibernate
12 6 (18.75%) SOAP
13 5 (15.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (65.63%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) MVC
4 20 (62.50%) BDD
5 19 (59.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) OOP
6 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
6 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
7 10 (31.25%) OO
8 6 (18.75%) SOA
9 5 (15.63%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (15.63%) EAI
9 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
9 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.38%) DevOps
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
11 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) VCP4
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCAD
3 1 (3.13%) MCSD
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Telerik
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 26 days ago