The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
UK
Rank 645 864 812
Rank change year-on-year
+219 -52
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 208 83 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 180 72 107
Median salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15950 17800 16982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.21% 17.73% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13596 15239 14374
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MSBuild as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSBuild
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild within the UK.

MSBuild Salary Trend in the UK

MSBuild
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSBuild over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +218 207 £57,500 +2.67% 22
London +153 141 £57,500 -6.12% 13
South East +72 18 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands - 16 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 13 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 13 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 13 £37,500 -
East of England +23 10 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Cambridge +17 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire +12 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Mansfield - 10 £37,500 -
Kent +21 8 - -
North West - 7 £52,500 - 2
Birmingham - 7 £45,000 -
Folkestone - 7 - -
Manchester - 5 £52,500 - 2
Telford - 5 - -
Shropshire - 5 - -
Coventry - 4 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire +48 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +44 3 £60,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Witney - 3 £45,000 - 1
South West +22 2 £50,000 +47.05%
Cheltenham +3 2 £50,000 +47.05%
Gloucestershire -8 2 £50,000 +47.05%
Liverpool - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Reading +41 1 £40,000 -
City of London +37 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing MSBuild also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 299 (84.94%) .NET
2 267 (75.85%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (73.30%) Continuous Integration
4 235 (66.76%) TeamCity
5 227 (64.49%) PowerShell
6 223 (63.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 222 (63.07%) DevOps
8 210 (59.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 208 (59.09%) Finance
10 194 (55.11%) C#
11 190 (53.98%) Banking
12 181 (51.42%) Configuration Management
13 180 (51.14%) Scrum
13 180 (51.14%) Puppet
14 164 (46.59%) SQL
15 162 (46.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 160 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
17 147 (41.76%) Ansible
18 140 (39.77%) SQL Server
19 138 (39.20%) ASP.NET
20 132 (37.50%) Windows
21 130 (36.93%) Hudson
22 118 (33.52%) IIS
23 115 (32.67%) ASP.NET Web API
24 109 (30.97%) Windows Server
25 108 (30.68%) Jenkins
26 103 (29.26%) Open Source
27 89 (25.28%) MS Excel
28 86 (24.43%) Microservices
29 79 (22.44%) Software Engineering

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 118 (33.52%) IIS
2 39 (11.08%) WebSphere
3 24 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.69%) CMS
4 13 (3.69%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.13%) Apache
6 8 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.70%) Confluence
8 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 89 (25.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.99%) PaaS
4 6 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.85%) IaaS
6 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.69%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.84%) DNS
3 4 (1.14%) NFC
3 4 (1.14%) SMPP
3 4 (1.14%) SMS
4 2 (0.57%) CTI
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 46 (13.07%) MongoDB
4 27 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (5.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (5.40%) RavenDB
5 19 (5.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (5.11%) Redis
7 15 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.99%) MySQL
14 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (1.14%) BigQuery
15 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 235 (66.76%) TeamCity
2 223 (63.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 210 (59.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 162 (46.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 130 (36.93%) Hudson
6 108 (30.68%) Jenkins
7 55 (15.63%) Git (software)
8 46 (13.07%) SpecFlow
9 44 (12.50%) NUnit
10 34 (9.66%) Subversion
11 29 (8.24%) Visual Studio
12 26 (7.39%) CruiseControl
13 20 (5.68%) Maven
14 19 (5.40%) Psake
14 19 (5.40%) Travis CI
15 18 (5.11%) Log4Net
16 15 (4.26%) JIRA
16 15 (4.26%) MSTest
17 14 (3.98%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (3.98%) Vagrant
General
1 208 (59.09%) Finance
2 190 (53.98%) Banking
3 19 (5.40%) Retail
4 7 (1.99%) Games
5 6 (1.70%) Private Banking
6 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.57%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 159 (45.17%) Developer
2 98 (27.84%) .NET Developer
3 78 (22.16%) C# Developer
4 63 (17.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 41 (11.65%) Finance Manager
7 38 (10.80%) Software Engineer
8 35 (9.94%) Windows Engineer
9 34 (9.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 34 (9.66%) Software Developer
10 29 (8.24%) PowerShell Engineer
11 27 (7.67%) C# Software Engineer
12 26 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (6.53%) Applications Support
15 20 (5.68%) Applications Engineer
15 20 (5.68%) Applications Manager
15 20 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (5.68%) AWS Engineer
16 19 (5.40%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (84.94%) .NET
2 138 (39.20%) ASP.NET
3 115 (32.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 64 (18.18%) REST
5 63 (17.90%) CSS
5 63 (17.90%) HTML
6 52 (14.77%) AngularJS
7 50 (14.20%) MSMQ
8 48 (13.64%) HATEOAS
8 48 (13.64%) Web Services
9 45 (12.78%) .NET Framework
9 45 (12.78%) WCF
10 37 (10.51%) RESTful
11 36 (10.23%) WebSphere MQ
12 34 (9.66%) HTML5
13 28 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (7.10%) JSON
15 21 (5.97%) CSS3
15 21 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (5.40%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.32%) Online Banking
2 21 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.40%) Clustering
4 10 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.56%) Biometrics
5 9 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (1.99%) User Experience
7 5 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.85%) iPhone
10 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.28%) BBC
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.28%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 132 (37.50%) Windows
2 109 (30.97%) Windows Server
3 33 (9.38%) Linux
4 19 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.27%) CentOS
6 8 (2.27%) Fedora
6 8 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (75.85%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (73.30%) Continuous Integration
3 222 (63.07%) DevOps
4 181 (51.42%) Configuration Management
5 180 (51.14%) Scrum
6 103 (29.26%) Open Source
7 86 (24.43%) Microservices
8 79 (22.44%) Software Engineering
9 78 (22.16%) TDD
10 75 (21.31%) SOLID
11 72 (20.45%) Domain-Driven Design
12 69 (19.60%) CQRS
13 57 (16.19%) BDD
14 47 (13.35%) Continuous Improvement
15 46 (13.07%) MVC
16 42 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (11.65%) Post-Production
18 40 (11.36%) Mentoring
18 40 (11.36%) OO
19 31 (8.81%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 227 (64.49%) PowerShell
2 194 (55.11%) C#
3 164 (46.59%) SQL
4 65 (18.47%) JavaScript
5 44 (12.50%) Python
6 32 (9.09%) Perl
7 30 (8.52%) T-SQL
8 28 (7.95%) C++
9 25 (7.10%) Java
10 22 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 21 (5.97%) Ruby
12 19 (5.40%) Korn
13 18 (5.11%) F#
14 16 (4.55%) Bourne shell
15 15 (4.26%) VB.NET
16 12 (3.41%) VB
16 12 (3.41%) VB6
17 11 (3.13%) Go
18 5 (1.42%) R
18 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (0.57%) RHCE
2 2 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.95%) QA
System Software
1 25 (7.10%) Docker
2 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) KVM
3 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 180 (51.14%) Puppet
2 160 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 147 (41.76%) Ansible
4 54 (15.34%) Nagios
5 19 (5.40%) CFEngine
5 19 (5.40%) Terraform
6 5 (1.42%) Packer
7 2 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.53%) Oracle
3 19 (5.40%) New Relic
3 19 (5.40%) Red Hat
3 19 (5.40%) RedGate
4 17 (4.83%) Google
5 15 (4.26%) IBM
6 14 (3.98%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.27%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.70%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.14%) VMware
10 2 (0.57%) Actimize
10 2 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.57%) Perforce
10 2 (0.57%) SAP
11 1 (0.28%) Sony
11 1 (0.28%) Splunk
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