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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 833 840 833
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 99 138 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.74% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 87 111 126
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%

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
17744 18726 19115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.09% 16.85% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15387 15715 16207
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the UK

MSBuild
Top 27 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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 99 £50,000 -9.09% 18
London -26 56 £53,750 -2.27% 6
South West +39 17 £42,500 - 2
Bristol - 17 £42,500 - 2
South East +35 12 £51,750 -1.42% 3
City of London +50 9 £61,250 +11.36%
West Midlands - 7 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Telford - 7 £32,500 - 1
Kent - 6 £52,500 -
East of England +30 3 £55,800 -7.00%
East Midlands +14 3 £52,500 - 3
Leicester - 3 £52,500 - 1
Hoddesdon - 3 £55,800 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £52,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,800 -
Berkshire +17 2 £55,000 +7.31%
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
North West +31 1 £35,000 +32.07% 3
Surrey +15 1 £51,000 -2.85% 2
Merseyside +1 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Liverpool -5 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Maidstone - 1 £55,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 -
Cobham - 1 £51,000 - 2

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 174 (86.57%) .NET
2 144 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (69.65%) C#
4 138 (68.66%) SQL
5 135 (67.16%) SQL Server
6 133 (66.17%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (50.25%) PowerShell
8 95 (47.26%) ASP.NET
9 93 (46.27%) Jenkins
10 87 (43.28%) WCF
11 81 (40.30%) JavaScript
12 72 (35.82%) TeamCity
12 72 (35.82%) TDD
13 66 (32.84%) DevOps
14 65 (32.34%) Windows
15 63 (31.34%) Microsoft
15 63 (31.34%) MVC
16 62 (30.85%) Finance
16 62 (30.85%) Team Foundation Server
17 61 (30.35%) NUnit
17 61 (30.35%) T-SQL
18 60 (29.85%) HTML
18 60 (29.85%) .NET Framework
19 57 (28.36%) Octopus Deploy
20 55 (27.36%) Puppet
20 55 (27.36%) IIS
21 53 (26.37%) CSS
21 53 (26.37%) OO
22 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
23 49 (24.38%) Visual Studio

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 55 (27.36%) IIS
2 35 (17.41%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (15.42%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.47%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.49%) Apache
7 3 (1.49%) Confluence
8 2 (1.00%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.50%) CMS
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (9.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.47%) Infor CRM
3 6 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.50%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.46%) GitHub
1 17 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.49%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.49%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.98%) Firewall
1 10 (4.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (67.16%) SQL Server
2 45 (22.39%) MongoDB
3 35 (17.41%) NoSQL
4 23 (11.44%) Redis
4 23 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (10.95%) Relational Database
6 20 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (9.45%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (5.47%) RavenDB
10 7 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.48%) Event Store
11 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.99%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.49%) MySQL
14 2 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.50%) QlikView
15 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 93 (46.27%) Jenkins
2 72 (35.82%) TeamCity
3 62 (30.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (30.35%) NUnit
5 57 (28.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 49 (24.38%) Visual Studio
7 45 (22.39%) Git (software)
8 34 (16.92%) SpecFlow
9 31 (15.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 31 (15.42%) CruiseControl
9 31 (15.42%) Psake
10 27 (13.43%) Subversion
11 22 (10.95%) Log4Net
12 19 (9.45%) JIRA
12 19 (9.45%) MSTest
13 16 (7.96%) Travis CI
14 14 (6.97%) Rhino Mocks
14 14 (6.97%) SoapUI
15 13 (6.47%) ReSharper
16 10 (4.98%) Fiddler
General
1 62 (30.85%) Finance
2 46 (22.89%) Banking
3 14 (6.97%) Marketing
4 10 (4.98%) Legal
5 7 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.99%) Electronics
6 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 111 (55.22%) Developer
2 68 (33.83%) .NET Developer
3 61 (30.35%) C# Developer
4 43 (21.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 23 (11.44%) Software Developer
6 22 (10.95%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.95%) Software Engineer
8 19 (9.45%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (8.46%) SQL Developer
10 15 (7.46%) Applications Manager
11 14 (6.97%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (6.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (4.98%) Architect
13 10 (4.98%) CRM Developer
13 10 (4.98%) HTML Developer
14 9 (4.48%) Lead DevOps
14 9 (4.48%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (86.57%) .NET
2 95 (47.26%) ASP.NET
3 87 (43.28%) WCF
4 60 (29.85%) .NET Framework
4 60 (29.85%) HTML
5 53 (26.37%) CSS
6 42 (20.90%) AngularJS
7 38 (18.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (15.42%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (14.93%) NancyFx
11 29 (14.43%) Entity Framework
11 29 (14.43%) REST
12 28 (13.93%) SignalR
13 26 (12.94%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (12.44%) LINQ
15 22 (10.95%) jQuery
15 22 (10.95%) XML
16 21 (10.45%) SOAP
16 21 (10.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.96%) User Experience
3 13 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (4.98%) Equities
4 10 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.98%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.98%) Online Banking
6 7 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.99%) Clustering
8 3 (1.49%) iPhone
8 3 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.00%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.34%) Windows
2 26 (12.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.48%) Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) CentOS
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (66.17%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (35.82%) TDD
4 66 (32.84%) DevOps
5 63 (31.34%) MVC
6 53 (26.37%) OO
7 48 (23.88%) BDD
8 37 (18.41%) Software Engineering
9 34 (16.92%) OOA/OOD
9 34 (16.92%) Scrum
9 34 (16.92%) Unit Testing
10 28 (13.93%) Configuration Management
11 26 (12.94%) CRM
12 25 (12.44%) Mentoring
13 19 (9.45%) Release Management
14 17 (8.46%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (8.46%) E-Commerce
14 17 (8.46%) Integration Testing
14 17 (8.46%) Open Source
15 16 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 140 (69.65%) C#
2 138 (68.66%) SQL
3 101 (50.25%) PowerShell
4 81 (40.30%) JavaScript
5 61 (30.35%) T-SQL
6 25 (12.44%) F#
7 10 (4.98%) VB
8 8 (3.98%) C++
9 7 (3.48%) Perl
9 7 (3.48%) Python
9 7 (3.48%) Ruby
10 6 (2.99%) Java
10 6 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.99%) XAML
12 3 (1.49%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.49%) C++/CLI
12 3 (1.49%) Korn
13 2 (1.00%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (11.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) MCP
3 1 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) KVM
1 3 (1.49%) VirtualBox
1 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (27.36%) Puppet
2 41 (20.40%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (17.91%) Ansible
4 17 (8.46%) Nagios
5 14 (6.97%) ZABBIX
6 8 (3.98%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.50%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.45%) Oracle
3 11 (5.47%) IBM
3 11 (5.47%) JD Edwards
4 8 (3.98%) New Relic
4 8 (3.98%) RedGate
5 6 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.99%) SAP
6 4 (1.99%) Google
7 3 (1.49%) HP
7 3 (1.49%) Perforce
7 3 (1.49%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.49%) Rally
7 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.49%) VMware
8 2 (1.00%) Compuware
8 2 (1.00%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 7 days ago
Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Excellent salary and package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago