The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 169 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.061% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.89%
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
563 472 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.27% 14.49% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 402 311 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,017
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in Scotland

MSBuild
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Edinburgh -6 1 £31,500 -
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (71.43%) Practice Management
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Remoting
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) OOXML
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) Law
3 5 (71.43%) Legal
3 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) InstallShield
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) MSTest
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Law
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Remoting
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) OOXML
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 5 (71.43%) Practice Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) XQuery
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Reuters
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase