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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 429 441 429
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 7 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.062% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.41% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 14
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
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
3490 3421 2841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.86% 15.21% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 2888 2434
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 4 August 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 -2 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Hampshire - 2 £50,000 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 8 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) WCF
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (50.00%) MSTest
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) Data Management
8 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (31.25%) MVC
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (25.00%) OO
9 4 (25.00%) RESTful
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) BDD

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (50.00%) MSTest
3 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) NUnit
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) dbdeploy
5 1 (6.25%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Release Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) LINQ
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (18.75%) AutoMapper
7 3 (18.75%) ServiceStack
7 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
8 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) XSD
9 1 (6.25%) XSL
9 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) AOP
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) VBScript
7 1 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft