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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 429 439 436
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 13 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.031% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £48,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.46% +20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
3630 3348 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.32% 14.92% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3087 2810 2525
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Surrey - 8 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex +2 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (85.42%) SQL Server
2 33 (68.75%) DevOps
3 30 (62.50%) C#
3 30 (62.50%) SQL
4 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (58.33%) PowerShell
5 28 (58.33%) IIS
6 27 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (54.17%) Windows
8 25 (52.08%) Visual Studio
9 23 (47.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
12 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
12 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
13 19 (39.58%) HTML
13 19 (39.58%) Finance
14 18 (37.50%) CSS
14 18 (37.50%) MSTest
14 18 (37.50%) NUnit
14 18 (37.50%) Workflow
15 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (35.42%) WiX
15 17 (35.42%) NuGet
15 17 (35.42%) Windows 8
15 17 (35.42%) SCVMM
15 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
15 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
15 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
15 17 (35.42%) Internet

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 28 (58.33%) IIS
2 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
3 15 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (14.58%) Apache
5 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (85.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Visual Studio
2 23 (47.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (37.50%) MSTest
3 18 (37.50%) NUnit
4 17 (35.42%) WiX
4 17 (35.42%) NuGet
4 17 (35.42%) Ranorex
5 7 (14.58%) TeamCity
5 7 (14.58%) dbdeploy
6 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.33%) MSI
8 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (4.17%) NSubstitute
9 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
10 1 (2.08%) JIRA
10 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (2.08%) NCrunch
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Release Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 18 (37.50%) CSS
3 17 (35.42%) X-Windows
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.50%) XML
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) XSD
8 4 (8.33%) XSLT
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.33%) WCF
9 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.17%) RESTful
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
2 17 (35.42%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) DevOps
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (37.50%) Workflow
5 17 (35.42%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) Line Management
6 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 4 (8.33%) User Stories
7 4 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) MVC
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.17%) SOA
9 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
1 30 (62.50%) SQL
2 28 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) VBScript
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) XPath
8 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCVMM
2 14 (29.17%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) TOWER Software
3 4 (8.33%) VMware