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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 550 507 573
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +66
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 88 122 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 1.71% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 103 65
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
7440 7145 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.25% 15.96% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6232 6016 6572
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +5 13 £55,000 -2.65% 2
Harrow - 2 £37,500 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 163 (86.24%) .NET
2 135 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (69.84%) C#
4 122 (64.55%) SQL
5 109 (57.67%) SQL Server
6 102 (53.97%) ASP.NET
7 99 (52.38%) CSS
8 96 (50.79%) JavaScript
9 91 (48.15%) TDD
10 90 (47.62%) HTML
10 90 (47.62%) PowerShell
11 87 (46.03%) WCF
12 85 (44.97%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (43.39%) .NET Framework
14 80 (42.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 79 (41.80%) Microsoft
15 79 (41.80%) Jenkins
16 77 (40.74%) Subversion
17 74 (39.15%) NUnit
18 72 (38.10%) IIS
19 71 (37.57%) Visual Studio
19 71 (37.57%) BDD
20 69 (36.51%) jQuery
21 67 (35.45%) Unit Testing
22 65 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
23 64 (33.86%) Degree
23 64 (33.86%) OO
24 63 (33.33%) MVC
25 57 (30.16%) CruiseControl
26 51 (26.98%) T-SQL

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 72 (38.10%) IIS
2 30 (15.87%) SharePoint
3 26 (13.76%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (10.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (10.58%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 14 (7.41%) CMS
6 10 (5.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.65%) SharePoint Foundation
7 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.12%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.82%) MS Office
3 5 (2.65%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.53%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (6.35%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.11%) HTTP
2 11 (5.82%) Firewall
3 6 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.65%) Network Security
5 3 (1.59%) DNS
6 2 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (57.67%) SQL Server
2 50 (26.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (10.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.35%) InterSystems Cache
6 12 (6.35%) QlikView
7 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.12%) RavenDB
10 4 (2.12%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.12%) MySQL
11 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.59%) Redis
12 2 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.06%) OLTP
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 80 (42.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 79 (41.80%) Jenkins
3 77 (40.74%) Subversion
4 74 (39.15%) NUnit
5 71 (37.57%) Visual Studio
6 57 (30.16%) CruiseControl
7 47 (24.87%) Git (software)
8 38 (20.11%) TeamCity
9 26 (13.76%) SpecFlow
10 23 (12.17%) Psake
11 21 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
12 19 (10.05%) Log4Net
13 17 (8.99%) Moq
13 17 (8.99%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (7.41%) WiX
14 14 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (7.41%) MSI
15 9 (4.76%) InstallShield
15 9 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (4.23%) Ant
General
1 27 (14.29%) Finance
2 22 (11.64%) Retail
3 17 (8.99%) Games
4 13 (6.88%) Banking
5 5 (2.65%) Back Office
6 4 (2.12%) Publishing
6 4 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.59%) Advertising
7 3 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 92 (48.68%) Developer
2 54 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 31 (16.40%) Senior Developer
4 24 (12.70%) Senior .NET Developer
4 24 (12.70%) Architect
5 19 (10.05%) C# Developer
5 19 (10.05%) SharePoint Developer
6 16 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.41%) Build Manager
8 13 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.35%) Lead Developer
10 11 (5.82%) Release Engineer
11 10 (5.29%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.23%) Lead .NET Developer
12 8 (4.23%) SharePoint Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Build Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.70%) Applications Packager
13 7 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (86.24%) .NET
2 102 (53.97%) ASP.NET
3 99 (52.38%) CSS
4 90 (47.62%) HTML
5 87 (46.03%) WCF
6 82 (43.39%) .NET Framework
7 69 (36.51%) jQuery
8 65 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (26.46%) MSMQ
10 40 (21.16%) XML
11 38 (20.11%) Ajax
12 36 (19.05%) WPF
13 34 (17.99%) HTML5
14 31 (16.40%) SOAP
15 29 (15.34%) AngularJS
16 28 (14.81%) CSS3
17 26 (13.76%) Castle Windsor
18 24 (12.70%) Unity DI Container
18 24 (12.70%) NHibernate
19 23 (12.17%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.69%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.47%) Blog
4 4 (2.12%) Replication
5 3 (1.59%) User Experience
5 3 (1.59%) Social Media
6 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Life Science
7 1 (0.53%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Statistics
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.93%) Windows
2 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.23%) Linux
4 5 (2.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (48.15%) TDD
3 85 (44.97%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (37.57%) BDD
5 67 (35.45%) Unit Testing
6 64 (33.86%) OO
7 63 (33.33%) MVC
8 49 (25.93%) Scrum
9 44 (23.28%) Software Engineering
10 38 (20.11%) E-Commerce
10 38 (20.11%) Configuration Management
11 37 (19.58%) Release Management
12 32 (16.93%) OOD
13 30 (15.87%) Mentoring
14 29 (15.34%) OOA/OOD
15 28 (14.81%) Web Development
16 25 (13.23%) DevOps
17 24 (12.70%) Dependency Injection
18 23 (12.17%) Waterfall
18 23 (12.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 132 (69.84%) C#
2 122 (64.55%) SQL
3 96 (50.79%) JavaScript
4 90 (47.62%) PowerShell
5 51 (26.98%) T-SQL
6 24 (12.70%) VB
7 13 (6.88%) Java
8 12 (6.35%) VBA
8 12 (6.35%) MATLAB
8 12 (6.35%) XAML
9 9 (4.76%) Python
10 8 (4.23%) C++
11 5 (2.65%) PowerHouse
11 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.12%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) C
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
13 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (33.86%) Degree
2 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.17%) MCP
4 5 (2.65%) MCSE
5 2 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (23.28%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (7.41%) Puppet
3 4 (2.12%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 79 (41.80%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.87%) Sitecore
3 27 (14.29%) Oracle
4 10 (5.29%) TIBCO
5 6 (3.17%) IBM
6 3 (1.59%) Facebook
6 3 (1.59%) New Relic
7 2 (1.06%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.53%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.53%) Perforce
8 1 (0.53%) Telerik
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago