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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 704 868 812
Rank change year-on-year
+164 -56
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 178 96 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.51% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 142 81 146
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +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
17189 18712 18042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.18% 17.68% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14640 15871 15226
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 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +149 178 £55,000 - 26
London +99 120 £60,000 +4.34% 15
South East +78 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East Midlands +16 14 £36,250 -10.49% 1
Nottingham +12 14 £36,250 -10.49% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 14 £36,250 -10.49% 1
West Midlands -3 11 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Shropshire - 8 - -
Telford - 8 - -
Mansfield - 8 £36,250 -
East of England +25 6 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Cambridge +19 6 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £65,000 +48.57% 1
North West - 6 - - 2
Liverpool - 6 - -
Merseyside - 6 - -
East Sussex - 5 £36,000 -
Kent - 5 - - 1
Brighton - 5 £36,000 -
South West +14 4 £50,500 +2.02% 1
Folkestone - 4 - - 1
Birmingham -10 3 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Witney - 3 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +31 2 £43,750 -
Bristol +15 2 £46,000 -29.23% 1
City of London +11 2 £43,750 -20.45%
Gloucestershire -21 2 £55,000 +61.76%
Cobham - 2 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £40,000 +6.66%

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 253 (84.05%) .NET
2 225 (74.75%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (71.76%) Continuous Integration
4 207 (68.77%) PowerShell
5 181 (60.13%) TeamCity
6 176 (58.47%) DevOps
7 169 (56.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 169 (56.15%) Finance
8 162 (53.82%) C#
9 161 (53.49%) SQL
10 157 (52.16%) Banking
10 157 (52.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 150 (49.83%) Puppet
12 147 (48.84%) Configuration Management
13 135 (44.85%) SQL Server
14 129 (42.86%) Scrum
15 128 (42.52%) Opscode Chef
16 117 (38.87%) Windows
16 117 (38.87%) Ansible
17 116 (38.54%) ASP.NET
18 111 (36.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 107 (35.55%) IIS
20 103 (34.22%) Hudson
21 98 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
22 97 (32.23%) Windows Server
23 85 (28.24%) Open Source
24 84 (27.91%) Jenkins
25 70 (23.26%) REST
26 65 (21.59%) Microservices
26 65 (21.59%) Domain-Driven Design

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
1 107 (35.55%) IIS
2 36 (11.96%) WebSphere
3 32 (10.63%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.99%) CMS
6 8 (2.66%) Apache
7 7 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.33%) Confluence
8 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 59 (19.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.66%) Google App Engine
4 8 (2.66%) Rackspace Cloud
5 7 (2.33%) PaaS
6 2 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.99%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.99%) DNS
3 4 (1.33%) NFC
3 4 (1.33%) SMPP
3 4 (1.33%) SMS
4 3 (1.00%) Firewall
4 3 (1.00%) SMTP
5 1 (0.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 51 (16.94%) MongoDB
2 51 (16.94%) NoSQL
3 26 (8.64%) Redis
4 23 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.65%) RavenDB
7 11 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.33%) MySQL
10 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.33%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.33%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 181 (60.13%) TeamCity
2 169 (56.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 157 (52.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 111 (36.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 103 (34.22%) Hudson
6 84 (27.91%) Jenkins
7 51 (16.94%) SpecFlow
8 49 (16.28%) Git (software)
8 49 (16.28%) NUnit
9 30 (9.97%) Psake
10 28 (9.30%) Subversion
11 27 (8.97%) Visual Studio
12 26 (8.64%) Log4Net
13 24 (7.97%) CruiseControl
14 20 (6.64%) JIRA
14 20 (6.64%) Maven
15 17 (5.65%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (4.65%) Travis CI
17 13 (4.32%) MSTest
18 9 (2.99%) Vagrant
General
1 169 (56.15%) Finance
2 157 (52.16%) Banking
3 6 (1.99%) Games
3 6 (1.99%) Private Banking
3 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.66%) Retail
5 3 (1.00%) Advertising
5 3 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (1.00%) Marketing
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Legal
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (40.20%) Developer
2 84 (27.91%) .NET Developer
3 60 (19.93%) C# Developer
4 50 (16.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 41 (13.62%) Finance Manager
7 29 (9.63%) Windows Engineer
8 26 (8.64%) PowerShell Engineer
9 22 (7.31%) Release Engineer
10 21 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 21 (6.98%) Applications Manager
11 20 (6.64%) Applications Support
11 20 (6.64%) Software Developer
12 18 (5.98%) DevOps Manager
13 17 (5.65%) Applications Engineer
14 15 (4.98%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (4.98%) IT Finance Manager
14 15 (4.98%) IT Manager
14 15 (4.98%) Operations Manager
15 14 (4.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (84.05%) .NET
2 116 (38.54%) ASP.NET
3 98 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 70 (23.26%) REST
5 51 (16.94%) WCF
6 50 (16.61%) .NET Framework
7 45 (14.95%) AngularJS
7 45 (14.95%) CSS
7 45 (14.95%) HTML
8 44 (14.62%) HATEOAS
8 44 (14.62%) MSMQ
9 36 (11.96%) RESTful
10 30 (9.97%) NancyFx
10 30 (9.97%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (9.97%) Web Services
11 27 (8.97%) Castle Windsor
11 27 (8.97%) WebSphere MQ
12 26 (8.64%) SignalR
13 21 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (5.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.93%) Online Banking
2 14 (4.65%) Clustering
3 13 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.66%) Biometrics
5 8 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.66%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (1.99%) User Experience
7 5 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.66%) iPhone
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.33%) BBC
11 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 117 (38.87%) Windows
2 97 (32.23%) Windows Server
3 29 (9.63%) Linux
4 9 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.00%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Fedora
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (74.75%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (71.76%) Continuous Integration
3 176 (58.47%) DevOps
4 147 (48.84%) Configuration Management
5 129 (42.86%) Scrum
6 85 (28.24%) Open Source
7 65 (21.59%) Domain-Driven Design
7 65 (21.59%) Microservices
8 62 (20.60%) TDD
9 61 (20.27%) CQRS
10 52 (17.28%) SOLID
11 47 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 46 (15.28%) Software Engineering
13 44 (14.62%) BDD
14 42 (13.95%) Mentoring
14 42 (13.95%) Post-Production
15 41 (13.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (13.29%) OO
17 34 (11.30%) MVC
18 29 (9.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 207 (68.77%) PowerShell
2 162 (53.82%) C#
3 161 (53.49%) SQL
4 53 (17.61%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.30%) T-SQL
6 32 (10.63%) Python
7 29 (9.63%) Perl
8 26 (8.64%) F#
9 17 (5.65%) Ruby
10 15 (4.98%) Java
10 15 (4.98%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.99%) C++
12 10 (3.32%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.99%) Bourne shell
13 9 (2.99%) Korn
14 8 (2.66%) VB
14 8 (2.66%) VB6
15 5 (1.66%) R
15 5 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.66%) KVM
1 8 (2.66%) VirtualBox
1 8 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (2.66%) Xen
2 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 150 (49.83%) Puppet
2 128 (42.52%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (38.87%) Ansible
4 43 (14.29%) Nagios
5 14 (4.65%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.33%) Packer
6 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.98%) Oracle
3 14 (4.65%) New Relic
3 14 (4.65%) RedGate
4 12 (3.99%) Google
4 12 (3.99%) IBM
4 12 (3.99%) Rackspace
5 9 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.66%) Perforce
6 8 (2.66%) VMware
7 7 (2.33%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (2.33%) ServiceNow
7 7 (2.33%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.00%) Splunk
9 2 (0.66%) SAP
10 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.33%) Facebook
10 1 (0.33%) Sony
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Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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