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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 248 248 263
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 12 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.27% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 1.72% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 1
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +19.20%
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
1236 1280 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.70% 15.78% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1065 1117
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Suffolk - 9 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 21 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (48.15%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) .NET
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) LINQ
6 11 (40.74%) Android
6 11 (40.74%) TDD
6 11 (40.74%) Banking
6 11 (40.74%) XML
6 11 (40.74%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 10 (37.04%) XAML
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
7 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 10 (37.04%) Ant
7 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
7 10 (37.04%) WPF
7 10 (37.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Phone
8 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (33.33%) Blackberry
9 8 (29.63%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (14.81%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMS
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) SMPP
1 4 (14.81%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (37.04%) Ant
2 10 (37.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 6 (22.22%) WiX
3 6 (22.22%) NuGet
3 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 6 (22.22%) FxCop
3 6 (22.22%) StyleCop
4 5 (18.52%) MSTest
4 5 (18.52%) NUnit
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (40.74%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Build Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Release Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Build and Release Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) WCF
2 12 (44.44%) LINQ
3 11 (40.74%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) WPF
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Java ME
7 4 (14.81%) XSLT
8 3 (11.11%) MSMQ
9 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Android
2 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) TDD
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 8583
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) VMware
1 4 (14.81%) Telerik
2 2 (7.41%) Facebook