The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 438 442 435
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 13 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.042% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,250
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3688 3563 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.11% 14.85% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3114 3007 2594
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in the South East

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the South East

MSBuild
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +5 5 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex +1 1 - -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 39 (84.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) C#
3 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 27 (58.70%) DevOps
4 23 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 22 (47.83%) IIS
6 21 (45.65%) Windows
6 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (41.30%) .NET
8 17 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (34.78%) MSTest
10 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
11 14 (30.43%) Oracle
11 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
11 14 (30.43%) Puppet
12 13 (28.26%) HTML
12 13 (28.26%) Finance
13 12 (26.09%) CSS
13 12 (26.09%) NUnit
13 12 (26.09%) Workflow
14 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
14 11 (23.91%) SCVMM
14 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
14 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
14 11 (23.91%) Management Information System

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 22 (47.83%) IIS
2 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (15.22%) Apache
5 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (84.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 17 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (34.78%) MSTest
4 12 (26.09%) NUnit
5 11 (23.91%) WiX
5 11 (23.91%) NuGet
5 11 (23.91%) Ranorex
6 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
6 7 (15.22%) dbdeploy
7 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.70%) MSI
9 3 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (4.35%) NSubstitute
10 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (2.17%) InstallShield
11 1 (2.17%) JIRA
11 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (2.17%) NCrunch
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Build Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Release Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Deployment Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
4 11 (23.91%) X-Windows
5 6 (13.04%) XML
6 5 (10.87%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) XSD
7 4 (8.70%) XSLT
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.70%) WCF
7 4 (8.70%) LINQ
8 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) DevOps
2 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.09%) Workflow
5 11 (23.91%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) OO
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Line Management
7 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.87%) Data Management
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
8 4 (8.70%) User Stories
8 4 (8.70%) Release Management
9 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.52%) MVC
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) VBScript
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) XPath
9 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) SCVMM
3 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) TOWER Software