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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 780 730 636
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -94
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 97 156 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 66 122 188
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,298
10% offered a salary of more than £71,375 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
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
17896 17340 15109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.56% 16.29% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15396 14439 12964
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 £30,500 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -19 80 £60,000 +14.28% 4
South East -7 6 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South West -12 5 - -
East of England -9 4 £29,750 -45.90%
East Midlands -13 2 £40,500 +15.71%
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 188 (89.95%) .NET
2 166 (79.43%) C#
3 150 (71.77%) SQL
4 136 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (60.77%) JavaScript
6 125 (59.81%) SQL Server
7 120 (57.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 116 (55.50%) Microsoft
9 114 (54.55%) CSS
10 112 (53.59%) Visual Studio
10 112 (53.59%) HTML
11 103 (49.28%) WCF
12 102 (48.80%) ASP.NET
13 96 (45.93%) TDD
14 95 (45.45%) NUnit
15 90 (43.06%) .NET Framework
16 88 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
17 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
18 84 (40.19%) MVC
19 82 (39.23%) Windows
19 82 (39.23%) PowerShell
20 79 (37.80%) MS Excel
21 73 (34.93%) IIS
22 67 (32.06%) OO
23 65 (31.10%) jQuery
23 65 (31.10%) SQL Server 2008
24 63 (30.14%) Entity Framework
25 56 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
26 53 (25.36%) CRM
27 52 (24.88%) LINQ

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 73 (34.93%) IIS
2 49 (23.44%) SharePoint
3 43 (20.57%) BizTalk Server
4 36 (17.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 27 (12.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (7.18%) Confluence
7 7 (3.35%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.39%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.44%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 79 (37.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.66%) InfoPath
3 14 (6.70%) MS Office
4 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (24.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.48%) Summit
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.48%) Yammer
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.66%) Firewall
2 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.83%) DNS
3 6 (2.87%) SMTP
4 4 (1.91%) Network Security
4 4 (1.91%) SSL
5 2 (0.96%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) CTI
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (59.81%) SQL Server
2 65 (31.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (17.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (13.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.83%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.35%) Redis
8 7 (3.35%) MySQL
9 6 (2.87%) Event Store
10 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.91%) SSDT
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.96%) Big Data
12 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.96%) QlikView
13 1 (0.48%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 120 (57.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 112 (53.59%) Visual Studio
3 95 (45.45%) NUnit
4 46 (22.01%) TeamCity
5 45 (21.53%) Subversion
6 40 (19.14%) Git (software)
7 39 (18.66%) CruiseControl
8 34 (16.27%) Jenkins
9 24 (11.48%) MSTest
10 21 (10.05%) JIRA
11 14 (6.70%) Rhino Mocks
12 13 (6.22%) Psake
13 11 (5.26%) SpecFlow
14 10 (4.78%) Moq
14 10 (4.78%) Selenium
15 9 (4.31%) Log4Net
15 9 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 7 (3.35%) NCrunch
17 6 (2.87%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (15.31%) Finance
2 23 (11.00%) Retail
3 18 (8.61%) Banking
4 13 (6.22%) Games
5 8 (3.83%) Back Office
6 6 (2.87%) Advertising
6 6 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.91%) Marketing
9 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.96%) Front Office
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (55.50%) Developer
2 63 (30.14%) .NET Developer
3 45 (21.53%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (14.83%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (7.18%) Web Developer
9 14 (6.70%) Analyst
9 14 (6.70%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.26%) Build Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) CRM Developer
12 8 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (3.83%) Release Engineer
13 7 (3.35%) Consultant
13 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (2.87%) Architect
14 6 (2.87%) Programmer
14 6 (2.87%) Applications Support
14 6 (2.87%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (89.95%) .NET
2 114 (54.55%) CSS
3 112 (53.59%) HTML
4 103 (49.28%) WCF
5 102 (48.80%) ASP.NET
6 90 (43.06%) .NET Framework
7 65 (31.10%) jQuery
8 63 (30.14%) Entity Framework
9 56 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (24.88%) LINQ
11 50 (23.92%) MSMQ
12 35 (16.75%) Ajax
13 32 (15.31%) Web Services
14 31 (14.83%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 28 (13.40%) ADO.NET
16 27 (12.92%) HTML5
17 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (12.44%) SOAP
18 23 (11.00%) WPF
19 21 (10.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.35%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (3.35%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.39%) Wiki
6 4 (1.91%) CMDB
7 3 (1.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.48%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.23%) Windows
2 12 (5.74%) Linux
3 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Phone 7
4 5 (2.39%) Windows 8
4 5 (2.39%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.91%) UNIX
6 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (45.93%) TDD
3 88 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (40.19%) MVC
5 67 (32.06%) OO
6 53 (25.36%) CRM
7 48 (22.97%) Dependency Injection
8 45 (21.53%) BDD
9 37 (17.70%) OOA/OOD
9 37 (17.70%) Scrum
10 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
11 32 (15.31%) Unit Testing
12 29 (13.88%) Configuration Management
13 26 (12.44%) AOP
14 23 (11.00%) Release Management
14 23 (11.00%) Test Automation
14 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
15 21 (10.05%) MVVM
16 20 (9.57%) MSF
16 20 (9.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 166 (79.43%) C#
2 150 (71.77%) SQL
3 127 (60.77%) JavaScript
4 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
5 82 (39.23%) PowerShell
6 25 (11.96%) VB
7 22 (10.53%) F#
8 15 (7.18%) Java
9 10 (4.78%) VBA
10 8 (3.83%) Perl
11 7 (3.35%) PHP
11 7 (3.35%) VBScript
12 6 (2.87%) VB6
13 5 (2.39%) XQuery
13 5 (2.39%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.39%) XAML
14 3 (1.44%) Delphi
14 3 (1.44%) Python
15 2 (0.96%) C++
15 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (20.10%) Degree
2 13 (6.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (6.22%) DV Cleared
2 13 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.91%) MCSD
4 4 (1.91%) MCPD
5 3 (1.44%) MCAD
5 3 (1.44%) MCTS
5 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.31%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) EMIR
2 3 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.78%) Puppet
2 9 (4.31%) Nagios
3 6 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.96%) logstash
4 2 (0.96%) Kibana
4 2 (0.96%) Cacti
4 2 (0.96%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 116 (55.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.57%) Oracle
3 13 (6.22%) IBM
4 10 (4.78%) TIBCO
4 10 (4.78%) Perforce
5 5 (2.39%) F5
6 3 (1.44%) Twitter
7 2 (0.96%) Splunk
7 2 (0.96%) Tableau
7 2 (0.96%) Telerik
8 1 (0.48%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.48%) Serena
8 1 (0.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Citrix
8 1 (0.48%) CA
8 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.48%) New Relic
8 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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Salary: Competitive market rate
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Canterbury, Kent
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Salary: competitive market rate + Pension + DIS insurance + healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago