The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 721 574 715
Rank change year-on-year
-147 +141
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 149 277 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 1.81% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 241 153
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -6.81%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17749 15267 16171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.49% 14.99% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15025 13124 14105
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
MSBuild
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
London -104 103 £56,250 +2.27% 8
East of England -12 11 £52,500 +20.00% 2
South East -13 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -5 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire -44 6 £37,500 -25.00%
West Midlands -14 5 £35,000 -19.07% 2
South West -31 5 £34,000 +13.33% 2
North West +4 1 £36,000 -4.00% 1
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 256 (86.49%) .NET
2 242 (81.76%) C#
3 173 (58.45%) SQL Server
4 172 (58.11%) SQL
5 156 (52.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 154 (52.03%) ASP.NET
7 149 (50.34%) PowerShell
8 131 (44.26%) .NET Framework
9 128 (43.24%) WCF
10 123 (41.55%) Microsoft
11 113 (38.18%) Visual Studio
11 113 (38.18%) TDD
12 108 (36.49%) Windows
13 107 (36.15%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (34.46%) JavaScript
15 100 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
16 99 (33.45%) HTML
16 99 (33.45%) Subversion
17 95 (32.09%) IIS
17 95 (32.09%) CSS
17 95 (32.09%) NUnit
18 88 (29.73%) MVC
19 87 (29.39%) Scrum
20 84 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
21 83 (28.04%) SQL Server 2008
22 77 (26.01%) OO
23 76 (25.68%) WPF
23 76 (25.68%) Jenkins
24 72 (24.32%) jQuery
25 69 (23.31%) Unit Testing

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 95 (32.09%) IIS
2 43 (14.53%) SharePoint
3 24 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (7.77%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (5.07%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.03%) Umbraco
6 6 (2.03%) CMS
7 5 (1.69%) Apache
7 5 (1.69%) SharePoint Foundation
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.35%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.01%) WordPress
9 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.08%) MS Office
3 5 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (5.07%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.04%) SaaS
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.35%) CloudFront
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.07%) HTTP
2 14 (4.73%) SMS
2 14 (4.73%) SMPP
2 14 (4.73%) Firewall
2 14 (4.73%) NFC
3 10 (3.38%) Internet
4 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.69%) Network Security
6 3 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (58.45%) SQL Server
2 83 (28.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.08%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.74%) NoSQL
7 15 (5.07%) QlikView
8 13 (4.39%) RavenDB
8 13 (4.39%) CouchDB
9 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (2.36%) MySQL
11 6 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.01%) SSDT
14 3 (1.01%) Redis
14 3 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 156 (52.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 113 (38.18%) Visual Studio
3 99 (33.45%) Subversion
4 95 (32.09%) NUnit
5 76 (25.68%) Jenkins
6 66 (22.30%) Git (software)
7 64 (21.62%) CruiseControl
8 57 (19.26%) TeamCity
9 29 (9.80%) Moq
10 27 (9.12%) MSTest
10 27 (9.12%) Selenium
11 26 (8.78%) WiX
12 19 (6.42%) NuGet
13 17 (5.74%) SpecFlow
14 15 (5.07%) Rhino Mocks
14 15 (5.07%) MSI
15 14 (4.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (4.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 13 (4.39%) Psake
17 12 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (21.62%) Finance
2 36 (12.16%) Banking
3 21 (7.09%) Games
4 15 (5.07%) Retail
5 13 (4.39%) Front Office
6 9 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.03%) Back Office
8 5 (1.69%) Advertising
9 4 (1.35%) Legal
10 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.68%) Marketing
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (48.65%) Developer
2 75 (25.34%) .NET Developer
3 43 (14.53%) C# Developer
3 43 (14.53%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
5 25 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 20 (6.76%) Build Manager
7 20 (6.76%) Release Engineer
8 19 (6.42%) SharePoint Developer
9 18 (6.08%) Architect
10 17 (5.74%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.74%) Build and Release Engineer
11 13 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.05%) Web Developer
12 12 (4.05%) Lead Developer
12 12 (4.05%) Build Engineer
13 11 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (3.72%) Release Manager
13 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (86.49%) .NET
2 154 (52.03%) ASP.NET
3 131 (44.26%) .NET Framework
4 128 (43.24%) WCF
5 99 (33.45%) HTML
6 95 (32.09%) CSS
7 84 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (25.68%) WPF
9 72 (24.32%) jQuery
10 54 (18.24%) LINQ
11 50 (16.89%) XML
12 48 (16.22%) HTML5
13 39 (13.18%) Unity DI Container
13 39 (13.18%) Ajax
14 37 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 35 (11.82%) CSS3
16 33 (11.15%) NHibernate
16 33 (11.15%) MSMQ
16 33 (11.15%) SOAP
17 31 (10.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (4.39%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.38%) Blog
5 7 (2.36%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.69%) IPTV
8 3 (1.01%) Social Media
8 3 (1.01%) Replication
8 3 (1.01%) NHS
9 2 (0.68%) DTV
9 2 (0.68%) Open Source
10 1 (0.34%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.34%) Clustering
10 1 (0.34%) CMDB
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 108 (36.49%) Windows
2 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.73%) Android
4 14 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.39%) Windows Phone
6 12 (4.05%) Linux
7 8 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.35%) UNIX
9 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (38.18%) TDD
2 107 (36.15%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (29.73%) MVC
5 87 (29.39%) Scrum
6 77 (26.01%) OO
7 69 (23.31%) Unit Testing
8 61 (20.61%) BDD
9 58 (19.59%) Configuration Management
10 51 (17.23%) Software Engineering
11 49 (16.55%) Release Management
11 49 (16.55%) OOD
12 46 (15.54%) DevOps
13 32 (10.81%) Web Development
14 30 (10.14%) Waterfall
15 26 (8.78%) E-Commerce
16 25 (8.45%) Multithreading
17 24 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
18 23 (7.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 22 (7.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 242 (81.76%) C#
2 172 (58.11%) SQL
3 149 (50.34%) PowerShell
4 102 (34.46%) JavaScript
5 56 (18.92%) T-SQL
6 43 (14.53%) XAML
7 40 (13.51%) VB
8 36 (12.16%) Java
9 21 (7.09%) VB.NET
10 19 (6.42%) C++
11 15 (5.07%) VBA
11 15 (5.07%) MATLAB
12 12 (4.05%) Perl
13 11 (3.72%) VBScript
14 10 (3.38%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.38%) VB6
14 10 (3.38%) Ruby
15 8 (2.70%) Python
16 3 (1.01%) XPath
16 3 (1.01%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 63 (21.28%) Degree
2 14 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.04%) MCP
4 5 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.14%) QA
2 12 (4.05%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (9.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.35%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.39%) Puppet
3 6 (2.03%) Vagrant
3 6 (2.03%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (41.55%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.51%) Oracle
3 25 (8.45%) Sitecore
4 16 (5.41%) Telerik
4 16 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 7 (2.36%) IBM
6 6 (2.03%) Intel
7 5 (1.69%) Sybase
8 4 (1.35%) New Relic
9 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.01%) Facebook
9 3 (1.01%) HP
9 3 (1.01%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.68%) SAP
11 1 (0.34%) Perforce
11 1 (0.34%) VMware
11 1 (0.34%) Google
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits etc.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + corporate benefits including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + good benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
City of Edinburgh
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago