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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 303 280 329
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +49
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 16 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 2.26% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 12
Average salary £59,500 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £39,500 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-7.51% -2.80%
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
1699 1857 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.38% 15.49% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1698 1520
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 33 (89.19%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
3 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) IIS
6 16 (43.24%) Subversion
7 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
8 14 (37.84%) NUnit
8 14 (37.84%) Oracle
8 14 (37.84%) Windows
9 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
9 13 (35.14%) Release Management
9 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
10 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
10 12 (32.43%) CSS
10 12 (32.43%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
11 11 (29.73%) TDD
12 10 (27.03%) Scrum
12 10 (27.03%) CruiseControl
12 10 (27.03%) WCF
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (24.32%) MSI
13 9 (24.32%) XML
13 9 (24.32%) HTML
13 9 (24.32%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (48.65%) IIS
2 12 (32.43%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
4 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.11%) CMS
5 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) OLTP
4 1 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.70%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Subversion
2 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
3 14 (37.84%) NUnit
4 12 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (27.03%) CruiseControl
6 9 (24.32%) MSI
7 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
7 8 (21.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (21.62%) WiX
7 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
8 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
9 3 (8.11%) Moq
9 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
9 3 (8.11%) Ant
10 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
10 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
11 1 (2.70%) InstallShield
11 1 (2.70%) Log4Net
11 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Build Manager
3 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Software Manager
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) WCF
5 9 (24.32%) XML
5 9 (24.32%) HTML
6 7 (18.92%) Ajax
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (13.51%) Software Packaging
7 5 (13.51%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (10.81%) MSMQ
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 4 (10.81%) HTML5
9 3 (8.11%) WPF
9 3 (8.11%) CSS3
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (35.14%) Release Management
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) TDD
4 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
5 10 (27.03%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Change Control
6 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.62%) OO
7 7 (18.92%) Software Deployment
7 7 (18.92%) DevOps
8 6 (16.22%) UML
8 6 (16.22%) BDD
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (10.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) VB
5 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
6 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.81%) VBScript
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 4 (10.81%) Java
8 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) XAML
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Red Gate
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago