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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 779 882 828
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -54
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 133 93 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 0.48% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 117 64 129
Median salary £47,500 £56,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.73%

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
17891 19318 18390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.78% 17.71% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15490 16481 15160
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 £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 September 2016 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 30 September 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 +98 128 £47,500 -15.17% 10
London +67 89 £52,500 -10.63% 6
South East +61 25 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cobham - 8 £44,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 -
Surrey - 8 £44,500 -
Farnborough - 7 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
East of England +21 4 £45,000 +51.26% 2
Scotland +21 4 - - 1
West Midlands -4 4 £40,000 -38.46%
East Sussex - 4 £36,000 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - - 1
Witney - 4 £45,000 -
Brighton - 4 £36,000 - 1
City of London +40 3 £42,500 -23.42%
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £35,000 +17.64% 2
Cambridge +3 3 £35,000 +17.64% 2
Telford - 3 - -
Shropshire - 3 - -
East Midlands +20 2 - -
Bristol +10 2 £45,000 -30.76%
Nottingham +4 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +1 2 - -
South West -2 2 £45,000 -30.76%
North West - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 £60,000 -
Birmingham -26 1 £40,000 -38.46%

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 202 (87.07%) .NET
2 173 (74.57%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (71.98%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (68.10%) SQL
5 144 (62.07%) SQL Server
6 142 (61.21%) PowerShell
7 138 (59.48%) C#
8 108 (46.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 101 (43.53%) ASP.NET
10 99 (42.67%) TeamCity
11 97 (41.81%) DevOps
12 96 (41.38%) Finance
13 83 (35.78%) Banking
14 81 (34.91%) Jenkins
15 80 (34.48%) Windows
15 80 (34.48%) IIS
16 77 (33.19%) Octopus Deploy
17 76 (32.76%) Opscode Chef
17 76 (32.76%) JavaScript
17 76 (32.76%) Configuration Management
17 76 (32.76%) WCF
18 75 (32.33%) Puppet
19 69 (29.74%) TDD
20 67 (28.88%) Windows Server
21 66 (28.45%) Ansible
21 66 (28.45%) ASP.NET Web API
22 62 (26.72%) REST
23 61 (26.29%) Scrum
24 58 (25.00%) NUnit
24 58 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 80 (34.48%) IIS
2 26 (11.21%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (9.05%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.31%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.88%) CMS
5 9 (3.88%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.59%) Confluence
6 6 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Infor CRM
2 9 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (3.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.02%) PaaS
4 6 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.59%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.59%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.59%) Firewall
1 6 (2.59%) SMTP
1 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 55 (23.71%) MongoDB
3 51 (21.98%) NoSQL
4 33 (14.22%) Redis
5 25 (10.78%) Relational Database
6 22 (9.48%) RDBMS
7 15 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (4.74%) RavenDB
10 10 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.72%) MySQL
12 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.29%) Event Store
14 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 108 (46.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (42.67%) TeamCity
3 81 (34.91%) Jenkins
4 77 (33.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 58 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 58 (25.00%) NUnit
6 53 (22.84%) Hudson
7 47 (20.26%) SpecFlow
8 42 (18.10%) Psake
9 33 (14.22%) Log4Net
10 32 (13.79%) Visual Studio
11 31 (13.36%) CruiseControl
12 29 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 20 (8.62%) JIRA
13 20 (8.62%) Rhino Mocks
14 18 (7.76%) Subversion
15 13 (5.60%) MSTest
16 11 (4.74%) Travis CI
17 7 (3.02%) gulp
17 7 (3.02%) WiX
General
1 96 (41.38%) Finance
2 83 (35.78%) Banking
3 12 (5.17%) Marketing
4 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.02%) Electronics
5 7 (3.02%) Legal
5 7 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.59%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Games
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (48.71%) Developer
2 78 (33.62%) .NET Developer
3 55 (23.71%) C# Developer
4 44 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (13.36%) .NET Software Developer
6 28 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 24 (10.34%) Finance Manager
8 22 (9.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (8.19%) Release Engineer
10 17 (7.33%) Applications Support
10 17 (7.33%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.47%) Applications Manager
11 15 (6.47%) IT Finance Manager
11 15 (6.47%) IT Manager
12 14 (6.03%) IT Operations Manager
12 14 (6.03%) Operations Manager
13 13 (5.60%) Build Engineer
14 12 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (87.07%) .NET
2 101 (43.53%) ASP.NET
3 76 (32.76%) WCF
4 66 (28.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 62 (26.72%) REST
6 52 (22.41%) HTML
7 50 (21.55%) .NET Framework
7 50 (21.55%) CSS
8 47 (20.26%) AngularJS
9 42 (18.10%) NancyFx
9 42 (18.10%) RabbitMQ
10 37 (15.95%) SignalR
11 35 (15.09%) Castle Windsor
11 35 (15.09%) MSMQ
12 30 (12.93%) Web Services
13 21 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (9.05%) XML
14 20 (8.62%) RESTful
15 18 (7.76%) Entity Framework
16 17 (7.33%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.90%) User Experience
2 15 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.74%) Online Banking
4 9 (3.88%) Clustering
5 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.59%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.43%) BBC
8 1 (0.43%) Equities
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 80 (34.48%) Windows
2 67 (28.88%) Windows Server
3 15 (6.47%) Linux
4 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (74.57%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (71.98%) Continuous Integration
3 97 (41.81%) DevOps
4 76 (32.76%) Configuration Management
5 69 (29.74%) TDD
6 61 (26.29%) Scrum
7 50 (21.55%) BDD
8 49 (21.12%) OO
9 38 (16.38%) OOA/OOD
10 35 (15.09%) MVC
10 35 (15.09%) Open Source
11 32 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 24 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (9.91%) Software Engineering
15 21 (9.05%) Web Development
16 20 (8.62%) Integration Testing
17 17 (7.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 158 (68.10%) SQL
2 142 (61.21%) PowerShell
3 138 (59.48%) C#
4 76 (32.76%) JavaScript
5 44 (18.97%) T-SQL
6 34 (14.66%) F#
7 20 (8.62%) Python
8 16 (6.90%) Perl
9 11 (4.74%) Java
10 9 (3.88%) Ruby
10 9 (3.88%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.02%) C++
11 7 (3.02%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.72%) COBOL
12 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.29%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.29%) C++/CLI
13 3 (1.29%) Korn
14 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.07%) Degree
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) MCP
3 1 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (2.59%) KVM
1 6 (2.59%) VirtualBox
1 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.59%) Xen
2 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 76 (32.76%) Opscode Chef
2 75 (32.33%) Puppet
3 66 (28.45%) Ansible
4 19 (8.19%) Nagios
5 11 (4.74%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.05%) Oracle
3 11 (4.74%) New Relic
3 11 (4.74%) RedGate
4 10 (4.31%) JD Edwards
4 10 (4.31%) Rackspace
5 8 (3.45%) IBM
6 7 (3.02%) AppDynamics
6 7 (3.02%) SAP
6 7 (3.02%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.59%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.59%) Google
7 6 (2.59%) Perforce
7 6 (2.59%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.59%) VMware
8 5 (2.16%) Rally
9 3 (1.29%) HP
9 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.29%) Splunk
10 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
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