The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 304 229 318
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +89
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 28 87 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.74% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 5.34% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 66 21
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2051 1630 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.20% 13.86% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 1417 1438
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSBuild
London

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 18 April 2014.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the City of London

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 46 (93.88%) C#
3 40 (81.63%) .NET Framework
3 40 (81.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
5 38 (77.55%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (53.06%) WCF
6 26 (53.06%) TDD
6 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
7 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
8 23 (46.94%) SQL
9 21 (42.86%) Scrum
9 21 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 20 (40.82%) TeamCity
10 20 (40.82%) Finance
11 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio
11 19 (38.78%) Windows
11 19 (38.78%) NHibernate
11 19 (38.78%) BDD
12 18 (36.73%) IIS
13 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
13 17 (34.69%) SOAP
13 17 (34.69%) SharePoint
14 16 (32.65%) EAI
14 16 (32.65%) Project Planning
14 16 (32.65%) Technical Architecture
14 16 (32.65%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (32.65%) REST
14 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (30.61%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (36.73%) IIS
2 17 (34.69%) SharePoint
3 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
4 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (10.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Internet
2 12 (24.49%) SMTP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) CouchDB
5 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.12%) RavenDB
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (81.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (40.82%) TeamCity
3 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio
4 10 (20.41%) Subversion
5 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
6 7 (14.29%) CruiseControl
6 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (12.24%) Selenium
8 5 (10.20%) NuGet
9 4 (8.16%) Jasmine
9 4 (8.16%) JsTestDriver
10 3 (6.12%) NUnit
10 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (4.08%) Moq
11 2 (4.08%) Ant
11 2 (4.08%) MSI
12 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
12 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
12 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Deployment Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Agile .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
4 8 (16.33%) ScrumMaster
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.08%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.04%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Software Manager
9 1 (2.04%) HR Specialist
9 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 40 (81.63%) .NET Framework
3 26 (53.06%) WCF
4 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
5 21 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 19 (38.78%) NHibernate
7 17 (34.69%) SOAP
8 16 (32.65%) REST
9 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (24.49%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (18.37%) jQuery
11 9 (18.37%) HTML
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (14.29%) CSS
14 6 (12.24%) WPF
15 5 (10.20%) LINQ
15 5 (10.20%) HTML5
15 5 (10.20%) Unity DI Container
16 4 (8.16%) OAuth2
16 4 (8.16%) Sammy.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (53.06%) TDD
3 21 (42.86%) Scrum
4 19 (38.78%) BDD
5 16 (32.65%) EAI
5 16 (32.65%) Project Planning
5 16 (32.65%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (32.65%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (28.57%) MVC
6 14 (28.57%) Build Automation
7 13 (26.53%) ITIL
8 12 (24.49%) SOA
9 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.24%) OOD
11 6 (12.24%) Release Management
11 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
12 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.16%) MVVM
13 4 (8.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.57%) VB
4 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 13 (26.53%) Perl
5 13 (26.53%) VBScript
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.12%) XAML
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Telerik
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
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