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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 262 301 324
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +23
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 10 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 1.16% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 25
Average salary £60,000 £47,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.65% -13.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £39,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,900 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1251 1383 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.79% 13.18% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1203 1775
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) .NET Framework
4 13 (76.47%) Visual Studio
5 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 12 (70.59%) TeamCity
6 11 (64.71%) LINQ
6 11 (64.71%) TDD
6 11 (64.71%) SQL
7 10 (58.82%) SOAP
7 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
7 10 (58.82%) WCF
8 9 (52.94%) MVC
8 9 (52.94%) Web Services
8 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
8 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
9 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (47.06%) jQuery
9 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
9 8 (47.06%) Finance
9 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
9 8 (47.06%) NUnit
9 8 (47.06%) Subversion
10 7 (41.18%) Banking
10 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
10 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
10 7 (41.18%) CRM
10 7 (41.18%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Big Data
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Visual Studio
2 12 (70.59%) TeamCity
3 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) NUnit
4 8 (47.06%) Subversion
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) Fiddler
6 6 (35.29%) JIRA
6 6 (35.29%) NCrunch
6 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
9 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
10 1 (5.88%) MSTest
10 1 (5.88%) NuGet
10 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) CRM Developer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) .NET Framework
3 11 (64.71%) LINQ
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) WCF
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (35.29%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) WinForms
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (35.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Equities
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 7 (41.18%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (35.29%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Line Management
6 5 (29.41%) Wealth Management
7 4 (23.53%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) Web Development
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) F#
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Akamai
2 1 (5.88%) Apigee
2 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: To £55k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago