The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 183 175 187
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 0.38% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
MSBuild
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
721 524 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.20% 14.10% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 647 459 655
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Manchester

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in Manchester

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) LINQ
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 11 (100.00%) WordPress
1 11 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 11 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 11 (100.00%) Grunt
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) CMS
4 6 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 11 (100.00%) WordPress
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
3 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 6 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Grunt
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Senior Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Trainee Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Trainee
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) LINQ
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (18.18%) Google