The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 774 748 619
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -129
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 95 153 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.85% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 122 236
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
MSBuild
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17736 18086 15527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.21% 16.38% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15071 15269 13319
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in England

MSBuild
Salary Trend in England

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in England

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in England

MSBuild
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
London -18 75 £60,000 +6.66% 6
East of England +4 7 £30,500 -44.54%
South East -1 7 £52,500 -4.54%
South West -13 6 - -
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 182 (85.45%) .NET
2 167 (78.40%) C#
3 135 (63.38%) SQL
4 134 (62.91%) JavaScript
5 126 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (56.81%) HTML
7 120 (56.34%) CSS
8 114 (53.52%) SQL Server
9 108 (50.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 106 (49.77%) Microsoft
11 105 (49.30%) ASP.NET
11 105 (49.30%) Visual Studio
12 99 (46.48%) WCF
13 93 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
14 88 (41.31%) TDD
15 87 (40.85%) MVC
16 86 (40.38%) PowerShell
16 86 (40.38%) .NET Framework
17 83 (38.97%) NUnit
18 82 (38.50%) T-SQL
19 80 (37.56%) Windows
20 69 (32.39%) IIS
20 69 (32.39%) jQuery
21 62 (29.11%) MS Excel
21 62 (29.11%) Entity Framework
22 61 (28.64%) OO
23 58 (27.23%) SQL Server 2008
24 57 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
25 55 (25.82%) CRM
26 54 (25.35%) Dynamics CRM

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 69 (32.39%) IIS
2 48 (22.54%) SharePoint
3 46 (21.60%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (19.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 33 (15.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (6.57%) Confluence
7 5 (2.35%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.41%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 62 (29.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.51%) InfoPath
2 16 (7.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 54 (25.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.10%) Firewall
2 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.82%) SMTP
4 4 (1.88%) Network Security
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) SSL
5 1 (0.47%) Internet
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 58 (27.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (15.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (13.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.76%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.29%) Redis
8 7 (3.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (3.29%) MySQL
9 6 (2.82%) Event Store
10 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.88%) SSDT
11 3 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.47%) SimpleDB
12 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 108 (50.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 105 (49.30%) Visual Studio
3 83 (38.97%) NUnit
4 51 (23.94%) TeamCity
5 40 (18.78%) CruiseControl
6 32 (15.02%) Jenkins
7 25 (11.74%) Git (software)
7 25 (11.74%) Subversion
8 20 (9.39%) JIRA
9 14 (6.57%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (6.10%) MSTest
10 13 (6.10%) Psake
11 10 (4.69%) SpecFlow
11 10 (4.69%) Selenium
12 9 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (4.23%) Log4Net
13 8 (3.76%) Visual Studio Team System
14 7 (3.29%) Maven
14 7 (3.29%) NuGet
14 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (12.21%) Retail
2 24 (11.27%) Finance
3 21 (9.86%) Banking
4 12 (5.63%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.16%) Games
6 7 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.82%) Back Office
7 6 (2.82%) Advertising
8 3 (1.41%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (50.70%) Developer
2 61 (28.64%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.37%) C# Developer
4 33 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (13.15%) Software Engineer
6 19 (8.92%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Build Engineer
7 16 (7.51%) Release Engineer
8 15 (7.04%) CRM Developer
8 15 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (6.57%) Web Developer
10 12 (5.63%) Analyst
10 12 (5.63%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Consultant
12 10 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.76%) .NET Consultant
14 8 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.29%) Build and Release Engineer
16 6 (2.82%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (85.45%) .NET
2 121 (56.81%) HTML
3 120 (56.34%) CSS
4 105 (49.30%) ASP.NET
5 99 (46.48%) WCF
6 86 (40.38%) .NET Framework
7 69 (32.39%) jQuery
8 62 (29.11%) Entity Framework
9 57 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (22.07%) LINQ
11 43 (20.19%) MSMQ
12 40 (18.78%) Ajax
13 35 (16.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 34 (15.96%) ADO.NET
15 33 (15.49%) HTML5
16 31 (14.55%) Web Services
17 27 (12.68%) XML
18 26 (12.21%) SOAP
19 23 (10.80%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (8.45%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.90%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.76%) Credit Risk
5 7 (3.29%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.29%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.35%) Wiki
7 2 (0.94%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.94%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) DTV
8 1 (0.47%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (37.56%) Windows
2 14 (6.57%) Linux
3 9 (4.23%) Windows Phone 7
3 9 (4.23%) Windows 8
3 9 (4.23%) Windows Phone 8
3 9 (4.23%) Windows Phone
4 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.88%) UNIX
7 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
3 88 (41.31%) TDD
4 87 (40.85%) MVC
5 61 (28.64%) OO
6 55 (25.82%) CRM
7 42 (19.72%) BDD
8 41 (19.25%) Dependency Injection
9 38 (17.84%) OOA/OOD
10 37 (17.37%) Software Engineering
11 34 (15.96%) Scrum
12 27 (12.68%) Unit Testing
13 24 (11.27%) AOP
13 24 (11.27%) MSF
13 24 (11.27%) Unified Process
13 24 (11.27%) RUP
14 22 (10.33%) SOA
15 20 (9.39%) Test Automation
15 20 (9.39%) Release Management
15 20 (9.39%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 167 (78.40%) C#
2 135 (63.38%) SQL
3 134 (62.91%) JavaScript
4 86 (40.38%) PowerShell
5 82 (38.50%) T-SQL
6 19 (8.92%) Java
7 17 (7.98%) F#
8 16 (7.51%) VB
9 9 (4.23%) Perl
9 9 (4.23%) XAML
10 5 (2.35%) XQuery
11 4 (1.88%) VB6
11 4 (1.88%) Python
11 4 (1.88%) PHP
11 4 (1.88%) VBScript
12 2 (0.94%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.94%) VBA
12 2 (0.94%) C++
12 2 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (18.31%) Degree
2 19 (8.92%) SC Cleared
2 19 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.45%) DV Cleared
4 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.69%) MCSD
5 10 (4.69%) MCPD
6 9 (4.23%) MCAD
6 9 (4.23%) MCTS
7 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.49%) QA
2 3 (1.41%) EMIR
2 3 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Nagios
1 7 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.82%) Puppet
3 4 (1.88%) Cacti
3 4 (1.88%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.94%) logstash
4 2 (0.94%) Kibana
5 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 106 (49.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.10%) Oracle
3 10 (4.69%) Perforce
4 9 (4.23%) IBM
5 7 (3.29%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.35%) F5
7 4 (1.88%) Splunk
8 3 (1.41%) Twitter
8 3 (1.41%) Telerik
9 1 (0.47%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.47%) New Relic
9 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.47%) Serena
9 1 (0.47%) SAP
9 1 (0.47%) CA
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago