The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 94 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.074% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
MSBuild
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 221 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.25% 16.39% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 162 73
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,275
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) WatiN
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle