The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 102 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.090% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 0.54% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -0.65%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
272 184 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.30% 16.55% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 173 121 179
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSBuild
Scotland

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Practice Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Law
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) OOXML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (83.33%) InstallShield
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Law
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) OOXML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Practice Management
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Reuters
1 5 (83.33%) VMware