The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 260 259 270
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 4 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.053% 0.28% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 1.71% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 3
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
MSBuild
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1251 1404 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.53% 16.22% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1172 1130
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the East of England region.

MSBuild Salary Trend in the East of England

MSBuild
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 4 £60,000 +50.00%
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Ant
3 10 (55.56%) Subversion
3 10 (55.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (33.33%) FxCop
6 6 (33.33%) StyleCop
6 6 (33.33%) NuGet
6 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) IIS

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Ant
1 10 (55.56%) Subversion
1 10 (55.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (33.33%) FxCop
3 6 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 6 (33.33%) NuGet
3 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.56%) Plastic SCM
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Build and Release Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Release Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Release Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Quality Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Build Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) WCF
3 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) LINQ
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA