The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 521 475 569
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +94
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 102 151 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 2.10% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 68 126 76
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-7.51% -2.80%
MSBuild
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7980 7192 7405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.95% 16.30% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6729 6115 6464
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in London

MSBuild
Salary Trend in London

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in London

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in London

MSBuild
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London -29 17 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Harrow - 2 £40,000 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 176 (90.72%) .NET
2 139 (71.65%) C#
3 134 (69.07%) SQL
4 110 (56.70%) SQL Server
5 107 (55.15%) ASP.NET
6 97 (50.00%) CSS
6 97 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 97 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 96 (49.48%) .NET Framework
7 96 (49.48%) PowerShell
8 95 (48.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 90 (46.39%) WCF
9 90 (46.39%) TDD
9 90 (46.39%) HTML
10 86 (44.33%) IIS
11 83 (42.78%) Visual Studio
12 76 (39.18%) Subversion
12 76 (39.18%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (37.11%) Jenkins
14 71 (36.60%) NUnit
15 70 (36.08%) jQuery
16 69 (35.57%) Unit Testing
17 67 (34.54%) Degree
18 66 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
18 66 (34.02%) BDD
19 65 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC
20 63 (32.47%) MVC
21 62 (31.96%) T-SQL
22 60 (30.93%) OO
23 57 (29.38%) SQL Server 2008

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 86 (44.33%) IIS
2 35 (18.04%) SharePoint
3 27 (13.92%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (10.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (10.31%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (7.22%) WebSphere
7 13 (6.70%) CMS
8 10 (5.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (2.58%) SharePoint Foundation
9 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.52%) Confluence
11 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) HTTP
2 11 (5.67%) Firewall
3 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.09%) Internet
4 5 (2.58%) Network Security
5 3 (1.55%) DNS
6 1 (0.52%) SMPP
6 1 (0.52%) SMS
6 1 (0.52%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 57 (29.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (9.79%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (6.70%) QlikView
7 12 (6.19%) InterSystems Cache
8 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (4.12%) CouchDB
9 8 (4.12%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.12%) RavenDB
10 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.55%) MySQL
11 3 (1.55%) Redis
12 2 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.03%) OLTP
12 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 95 (48.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (42.78%) Visual Studio
3 76 (39.18%) Subversion
4 72 (37.11%) Jenkins
5 71 (36.60%) NUnit
6 54 (27.84%) CruiseControl
7 51 (26.29%) Git (software)
8 32 (16.49%) TeamCity
9 21 (10.82%) SpecFlow
10 19 (9.79%) Moq
11 17 (8.76%) Psake
12 15 (7.73%) Rhino Mocks
12 15 (7.73%) MSI
13 14 (7.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (7.22%) WiX
13 14 (7.22%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (6.70%) Log4Net
15 12 (6.19%) NuGet
16 9 (4.64%) Visual Studio Team System
16 9 (4.64%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (14.43%) Finance
2 26 (13.40%) Retail
3 17 (8.76%) Games
4 13 (6.70%) Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Legal
5 4 (2.06%) Advertising
5 4 (2.06%) Publishing
5 4 (2.06%) Front Office
6 2 (1.03%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (45.88%) Developer
2 45 (23.20%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.43%) Architect
4 26 (13.40%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.86%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.31%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (9.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (9.79%) SharePoint Developer
8 14 (7.22%) Build Manager
9 13 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.19%) Lead Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Release Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Build Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Technical Leader
12 8 (4.12%) SharePoint Architect
13 7 (3.61%) Lead .NET Developer
13 7 (3.61%) Applications Packager
14 6 (3.09%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.09%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (90.72%) .NET
2 107 (55.15%) ASP.NET
3 97 (50.00%) CSS
4 96 (49.48%) .NET Framework
5 90 (46.39%) WCF
5 90 (46.39%) HTML
6 70 (36.08%) jQuery
7 65 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (25.26%) MSMQ
9 41 (21.13%) XML
10 40 (20.62%) WPF
11 38 (19.59%) Ajax
11 38 (19.59%) HTML5
12 36 (18.56%) SOAP
13 29 (14.95%) CSS3
14 28 (14.43%) Unity DI Container
15 27 (13.92%) AngularJS
16 26 (13.40%) XSD
17 23 (11.86%) LINQ
18 22 (11.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.20%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (10.31%) Blog
3 4 (2.06%) Replication
4 3 (1.55%) Social Media
5 2 (1.03%) Open Source
5 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.52%) DTV
6 1 (0.52%) Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.77%) Windows
2 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.12%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (46.39%) TDD
2 76 (39.18%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (35.57%) Unit Testing
4 66 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (34.02%) BDD
5 63 (32.47%) MVC
6 60 (30.93%) OO
7 51 (26.29%) Scrum
8 45 (23.20%) Software Engineering
9 44 (22.68%) Release Management
10 41 (21.13%) Configuration Management
11 40 (20.62%) E-Commerce
12 33 (17.01%) OOD
13 32 (16.49%) Dependency Injection
14 31 (15.98%) Web Development
15 25 (12.89%) AOP
15 25 (12.89%) Test Automation
15 25 (12.89%) Parallel Programming
15 25 (12.89%) Waterfall
15 25 (12.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 139 (71.65%) C#
2 134 (69.07%) SQL
3 97 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 96 (49.48%) PowerShell
5 62 (31.96%) T-SQL
6 29 (14.95%) VB
7 18 (9.28%) XAML
8 17 (8.76%) Java
9 13 (6.70%) MATLAB
9 13 (6.70%) VBA
10 8 (4.12%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.61%) Ruby
12 5 (2.58%) PowerHouse
12 5 (2.58%) VBScript
12 5 (2.58%) Perl
13 4 (2.06%) Python
14 3 (1.55%) C++
15 1 (0.52%) C
15 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (34.54%) Degree
2 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.61%) MCP
4 5 (2.58%) MCSE
5 2 (1.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.16%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.19%) Puppet
3 4 (2.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 97 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.98%) Sitecore
3 29 (14.95%) Oracle
4 11 (5.67%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.58%) IBM
6 3 (1.55%) Facebook
6 3 (1.55%) New Relic
7 2 (1.03%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.03%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.03%) Telerik
8 1 (0.52%) Google
8 1 (0.52%) SAP
8 1 (0.52%) Perforce
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Greenwich
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago