The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 150 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.083% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.89% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
MSBuild
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
269 225 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.18% 9.34% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 229 188 177
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Reading

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute
1 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vCloud
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle