The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 780 793 630
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -163
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 123 147 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 0.76% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 112 222
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%

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
17985 19358 16791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 16.03% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15110 15921 14279
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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
England +1 110 £47,500 -13.63% 13
London +8 83 £47,500 -17.39% 12
South East +3 13 £45,000 -16.27% 1
City of London +13 11 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Scotland +20 9 £32,500 -38.09%
Glasgow +17 8 - -
East of England +13 8 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Bristol +2 3 £55,000 +61.76%
South West -16 3 £55,000 +71.87%
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Cobham - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +13 2 £36,750 -22.63%
Wales - 2 £30,000 - 3
South Wales - 2 £30,000 - 3
Croydon - 2 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Derbyshire +16 1 £21,000 -53.33%
West Sussex +9 1 - -
Edinburgh +8 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £52,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Cwmbran - 1 £30,000 -
Crawley - 1 - -

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 187 (71.10%) .NET
2 181 (68.82%) C#
3 146 (55.51%) SQL Server
4 141 (53.61%) JavaScript
5 139 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
6 135 (51.33%) Continuous Integration
7 133 (50.57%) SQL
8 131 (49.81%) HTML
9 117 (44.49%) ASP.NET
10 112 (42.59%) CSS
11 106 (40.30%) Windows
12 98 (37.26%) MVC
13 94 (35.74%) Visual Studio
13 94 (35.74%) WCF
14 91 (34.60%) PowerShell
15 90 (34.22%) Microsoft
16 88 (33.46%) TeamCity
17 86 (32.70%) Team Foundation Server
18 75 (28.52%) jQuery
19 74 (28.14%) .NET Framework
20 67 (25.48%) NUnit
20 67 (25.48%) IIS
21 64 (24.33%) T-SQL
22 63 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
23 62 (23.57%) TDD
24 60 (22.81%) DevOps
25 52 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
25 52 (19.77%) Scrum
25 52 (19.77%) OO
25 52 (19.77%) XML

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 67 (25.48%) IIS
2 41 (15.59%) SharePoint
3 28 (10.65%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (8.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (6.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (6.84%) CMS
6 15 (5.70%) Umbraco
7 10 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (3.80%) TWiki
7 10 (3.80%) Confluence
7 10 (3.80%) MediaWiki
8 9 (3.42%) Apache
9 6 (2.28%) WordPress
10 5 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.14%) SharePoint Foundation
12 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 25 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.18%) MS Office
3 7 (2.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (9.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.52%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.94%) Internet
2 10 (3.80%) Firewall
3 4 (1.52%) Network Security
3 4 (1.52%) SMTP
4 3 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (55.51%) SQL Server
2 35 (13.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.18%) MySQL
7 9 (3.42%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.42%) Big Data
8 8 (3.04%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.90%) SSDT
10 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.14%) OLAP
11 3 (1.14%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.14%) Redis
12 2 (0.76%) Event Store
12 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (35.74%) Visual Studio
2 88 (33.46%) TeamCity
3 86 (32.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (25.48%) NUnit
5 50 (19.01%) Subversion
6 42 (15.97%) Jenkins
7 40 (15.21%) Git (software)
8 29 (11.03%) CruiseControl
9 27 (10.27%) NuGet
10 24 (9.13%) Ant
11 21 (7.98%) SpecFlow
12 20 (7.60%) GitLab
12 20 (7.60%) JIRA
12 20 (7.60%) MSTest
13 18 (6.84%) Selenium
14 15 (5.70%) Maven
14 15 (5.70%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (5.32%) SonarQube
16 13 (4.94%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (4.94%) Hudson
General
1 49 (18.63%) Finance
2 22 (8.37%) Banking
3 17 (6.46%) Retail
4 16 (6.08%) Back Office
5 14 (5.32%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.18%) Multimedia
6 11 (4.18%) Advertising
7 7 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.28%) Front Office
9 4 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (49.05%) Developer
2 67 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 48 (18.25%) Senior Developer
4 36 (13.69%) Build Engineer
5 33 (12.55%) C# Developer
6 25 (9.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (9.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (7.22%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.84%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.46%) Release Engineer
10 17 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.94%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.18%) Consultant
12 11 (4.18%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (4.18%) CRM Developer
13 9 (3.42%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.42%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.04%) .NET Consultant
14 8 (3.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (71.10%) .NET
2 131 (49.81%) HTML
3 117 (44.49%) ASP.NET
4 112 (42.59%) CSS
5 94 (35.74%) WCF
6 75 (28.52%) jQuery
7 74 (28.14%) .NET Framework
8 63 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (19.77%) XML
10 49 (18.63%) HTML5
10 49 (18.63%) Entity Framework
11 48 (18.25%) LINQ
12 47 (17.87%) Web Services
13 46 (17.49%) WPF
14 37 (14.07%) AngularJS
15 36 (13.69%) Ajax
15 36 (13.69%) MSMQ
16 27 (10.27%) Castle Windsor
17 26 (9.89%) KnockoutJS
18 25 (9.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.73%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.56%) MPEG
4 12 (4.56%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (4.18%) Credit Risk
6 9 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.28%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.14%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.14%) NHS
9 3 (1.14%) Open Source
10 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.76%) iDTV
10 2 (0.76%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) Equities
11 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 106 (40.30%) Windows
2 27 (10.27%) Linux
3 20 (7.60%) Windows 8
4 13 (4.94%) Windows Phone
5 12 (4.56%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.04%) Windows Phone 7
6 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.04%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.90%) Android
9 3 (1.14%) UNIX
10 1 (0.38%) VMS
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (51.33%) Continuous Integration
3 98 (37.26%) MVC
4 62 (23.57%) TDD
5 60 (22.81%) DevOps
6 52 (19.77%) Scrum
6 52 (19.77%) OO
7 41 (15.59%) BDD
8 37 (14.07%) Software Engineering
9 35 (13.31%) Unit Testing
10 33 (12.55%) Workflow
11 32 (12.17%) Multithreading
12 30 (11.41%) Automated Testing
13 28 (10.65%) Configuration Management
13 28 (10.65%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (10.27%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (9.51%) CRM
16 24 (9.13%) Line Management
17 23 (8.75%) OOA/OOD
18 21 (7.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 181 (68.82%) C#
2 141 (53.61%) JavaScript
3 133 (50.57%) SQL
4 91 (34.60%) PowerShell
5 64 (24.33%) T-SQL
6 34 (12.93%) Java
7 18 (6.84%) Python
8 16 (6.08%) Perl
9 15 (5.70%) C++
10 14 (5.32%) F#
11 13 (4.94%) XPath
11 13 (4.94%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.94%) XAML
12 12 (4.56%) Ruby
13 11 (4.18%) C
14 10 (3.80%) PHP
14 10 (3.80%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.80%) Groovy
15 8 (3.04%) VBScript
16 6 (2.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (9.51%) Degree
2 19 (7.22%) SC Cleared
2 19 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.84%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.42%) MCAD
5 9 (3.42%) MCSD
5 9 (3.42%) MCTS
5 9 (3.42%) MCPD
6 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.03%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) EMIR
2 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 18 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (6.84%) Hyper-V
2 11 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (11.41%) Puppet
2 21 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (5.32%) Vagrant
4 12 (4.56%) SCVMM
5 10 (3.80%) Ansible
5 10 (3.80%) Salt
6 4 (1.52%) Nagios
7 3 (1.14%) Cacti
7 3 (1.14%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.76%) Graphite
8 2 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 90 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.27%) Oracle
3 18 (6.84%) VMware
4 12 (4.56%) Sitecore
5 10 (3.80%) SaltStack
5 10 (3.80%) Informatica
5 10 (3.80%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.52%) Splunk
7 3 (1.14%) Google
7 3 (1.14%) Charles River
8 2 (0.76%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.76%) Telerik
8 2 (0.76%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.38%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.38%) Hyland
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter
9 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.38%) New Relic
9 1 (0.38%) Perforce
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