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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 314 276 321
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +45
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 18 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 2.38% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 14
Average salary £59,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.38% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £37,750 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.61%
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
1763 1850 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.61% 15.47% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1685 1524
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
4 22 (56.41%) SQL
4 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (51.28%) IIS
5 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
6 17 (43.59%) Windows
7 16 (41.03%) Subversion
8 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
10 13 (33.33%) Oracle
10 13 (33.33%) NUnit
10 13 (33.33%) Release Management
11 12 (30.77%) VB
11 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
11 12 (30.77%) CSS
11 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (28.21%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
12 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.21%) TDD
13 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
13 10 (25.64%) Scrum
13 10 (25.64%) WCF
14 9 (23.08%) HTML
14 9 (23.08%) XML
14 9 (23.08%) MSI

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (51.28%) IIS
2 11 (28.21%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) OLTP
4 1 (2.56%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Subversion
2 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 13 (33.33%) NUnit
4 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
5 9 (23.08%) CruiseControl
5 9 (23.08%) MSI
6 8 (20.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (20.51%) WiX
6 8 (20.51%) TeamCity
7 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.69%) Moq
8 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
8 3 (7.69%) Ant
9 2 (5.13%) FinalBuilder
9 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
9 2 (5.13%) ClearQuest
9 2 (5.13%) InstallShield
10 1 (2.56%) Log4Net
10 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Build Manager
3 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Manager
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Packager
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
3 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) CSS
4 10 (25.64%) WCF
5 9 (23.08%) XML
5 9 (23.08%) HTML
6 7 (17.95%) Ajax
6 7 (17.95%) jQuery
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (12.82%) Software Packaging
7 5 (12.82%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (10.26%) MSMQ
8 4 (10.26%) SOAP
8 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 4 (10.26%) HTML5
9 3 (7.69%) WPF
9 3 (7.69%) CSS3
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (33.33%) Release Management
3 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Change Control
5 8 (20.51%) DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) Software Deployment
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) OO
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL
7 6 (15.38%) Build Automation
7 6 (15.38%) BDD
8 5 (12.82%) UML
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) VB
5 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
7 6 (15.38%) VBScript
7 6 (15.38%) Perl
8 3 (7.69%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) XAML
9 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCSE
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) Red Gate
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Palantir Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Benefits package including pension, private he
Posted: 21 days ago