The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 254 251 241
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 11 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.85% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 25
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.89%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1327 1294 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.66% 16.86% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1168 1259
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSBuild
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MSBuild Salary Histogram 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 29 July 2014. 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
Essex - 6 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 1 £44,000 -7.36%
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 34 (91.89%) C#
2 33 (89.19%) .NET
3 32 (86.49%) PowerShell
4 28 (75.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET
6 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
7 24 (64.86%) NUnit
7 24 (64.86%) WCF
8 23 (62.16%) Visual Studio
9 22 (59.46%) WPF
9 22 (59.46%) XAML
9 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (59.46%) MSTest
10 21 (56.76%) .NET Framework
11 19 (51.35%) LINQ
12 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (48.65%) Java
13 17 (45.95%) Scrum
13 17 (45.95%) MVC
13 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (40.54%) TDD
14 15 (40.54%) SQL
15 14 (37.84%) SMPP
15 14 (37.84%) SMS
15 14 (37.84%) Apple iOS
15 14 (37.84%) Android
15 14 (37.84%) NFC
16 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
16 13 (35.14%) Windows Phone
16 13 (35.14%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (10.81%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SMS
1 14 (37.84%) SMPP
1 14 (37.84%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (64.86%) NUnit
3 23 (62.16%) Visual Studio
4 22 (59.46%) MSTest
5 11 (29.73%) WiX
6 7 (18.92%) Subversion
7 5 (13.51%) CruiseControl
8 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
8 4 (10.81%) JIRA
9 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
10 2 (5.41%) Selenium
11 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
2 18 (48.65%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Systems Developer
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Release Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Build and Release Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Release Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
2 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 24 (64.86%) WCF
4 22 (59.46%) WPF
5 21 (56.76%) .NET Framework
6 19 (51.35%) LINQ
7 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (29.73%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) XSLT
8 11 (29.73%) Java ME
9 4 (10.81%) REST
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.70%) SOAP
10 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Android
1 14 (37.84%) Apple iOS
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Phone
3 10 (27.03%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 17 (45.95%) Scrum
3 15 (40.54%) TDD
4 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Build Automation
5 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.70%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.70%) User Stories
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C#
2 32 (86.49%) PowerShell
3 22 (59.46%) XAML
4 18 (48.65%) Java
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Telerik
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft