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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 243 243 254
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 24 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.028% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.93% 0.20% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 30
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +17.46%
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
1245 1009 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.02% 14.27% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 980 897 1223
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,337 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 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 31 October 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
Cambridgeshire - 17 £52,500 -
Essex - 7 £60,000 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 32 (91.43%) C#
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
1 32 (91.43%) WCF
2 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
3 30 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 30 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET
5 27 (77.14%) LINQ
5 27 (77.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (71.43%) .NET Framework
7 24 (68.57%) WPF
7 24 (68.57%) NUnit
7 24 (68.57%) XAML
8 20 (57.14%) MSTest
9 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (51.43%) MVC
9 18 (51.43%) Java
10 15 (42.86%) TDD
10 15 (42.86%) Banking
11 14 (40.00%) XML
11 14 (40.00%) Android
12 12 (34.29%) Apple iOS
12 12 (34.29%) Windows Phone
12 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
12 12 (34.29%) Blackberry
12 12 (34.29%) Multithreading
12 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
13 10 (28.57%) Java ME
13 10 (28.57%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (11.43%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SMS
1 8 (22.86%) SMPP
1 8 (22.86%) NFC
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 27 (77.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (68.57%) NUnit
3 20 (57.14%) MSTest
4 10 (28.57%) WiX
4 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.29%) CruiseControl
6 4 (11.43%) Subversion
6 4 (11.43%) JIRA
6 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (42.86%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Software Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
7 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Build Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Graduate Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
1 32 (91.43%) WCF
2 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET
3 27 (77.14%) LINQ
4 25 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 24 (68.57%) WPF
6 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (40.00%) XML
8 10 (28.57%) Java ME
9 8 (22.86%) XSLT
10 4 (11.43%) REST
10 4 (11.43%) Web Services
11 2 (5.71%) MSMQ
12 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
12 1 (2.86%) SOAP
12 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Android
2 12 (34.29%) Apple iOS
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Phone
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) MVC
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
3 12 (34.29%) Multithreading
3 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
4 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) OOD
6 1 (2.86%) Use Case
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C#
2 30 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 24 (68.57%) XAML
4 18 (51.43%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Telerik
2 4 (11.43%) Facebook
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) VMware