The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - 242 260
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.88% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1179 1138 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.96% 15.94% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 988 928
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in the North West

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 6 (100.00%) WordPress
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 6 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 6 (100.00%) Grunt
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) WCF

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 6 (100.00%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Grunt
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Google