The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 228 195 213
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 3 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% 0.31% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 1.90% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.89%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1067 844 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.40% 16.22% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 736 828
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in the South West

MSBuild
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Bristol -7 3 £34,000 -2.85% 2
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) C++
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (40.00%) VB6
7 6 (40.00%) OOD
7 6 (40.00%) Intel
7 6 (40.00%) OO
7 6 (40.00%) COM
7 6 (40.00%) STL
7 6 (40.00%) VB
7 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Selenium
10 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (20.00%) Software Deployment
10 3 (20.00%) DevOps
10 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (20.00%) NUnit
10 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Release Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) COM
2 6 (40.00%) STL
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) OOD
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) VB6
3 6 (40.00%) VB
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Intel
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
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