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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 833 838 828
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 100 121 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.64% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 89 95 122
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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
17838 18876 18938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.09% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15474 15842 15989
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 23 July 2016 within the UK.

MSBuild Salary Histogram in the UK

MSBuild
Top 26 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 23 July 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 +37 98 £50,000 -9.09% 19
London +20 63 £55,000 - 14
South East +32 16 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South West +22 10 £42,500 - 1
Bristol - 10 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +26 7 £51,000 -2.85%
Cobham - 7 £51,000 -
City of London +66 6 £51,250 -14.93% 1
West Midlands - 6 £38,500 -
Shropshire - 5 £35,500 -
Telford - 5 £35,500 -
Hampshire +3 3 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kent - 3 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £45,000 - 3
East of England +17 2 £55,800 -7.00%
Scotland +4 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £55,800 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £55,800 -
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
North West +22 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Merseyside -2 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Liverpool -7 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 181 (86.60%) .NET
2 152 (72.73%) C#
3 151 (72.25%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (67.94%) SQL
4 142 (67.94%) SQL Server
5 140 (66.99%) Continuous Integration
6 118 (56.46%) PowerShell
7 101 (48.33%) ASP.NET
8 96 (45.93%) Jenkins
9 85 (40.67%) WCF
10 82 (39.23%) JavaScript
11 78 (37.32%) TDD
12 73 (34.93%) TeamCity
12 73 (34.93%) DevOps
13 72 (34.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 64 (30.62%) Finance
14 64 (30.62%) Windows
15 63 (30.14%) T-SQL
16 62 (29.67%) Puppet
17 61 (29.19%) HTML
18 59 (28.23%) .NET Framework
19 58 (27.75%) IIS
20 57 (27.27%) Microsoft
20 57 (27.27%) NUnit
20 57 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
21 55 (26.32%) MongoDB
21 55 (26.32%) CSS
22 54 (25.84%) MVC
23 53 (25.36%) BDD
24 51 (24.40%) Opscode Chef

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 58 (27.75%) IIS
2 33 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (9.57%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.61%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.31%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.39%) Confluence
7 3 (1.44%) Apache
8 2 (0.96%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 48 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.26%) Infor CRM
3 6 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.18%) GitHub
3 7 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.87%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.87%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (1.44%) PaaS
6 2 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.78%) Firewall
1 10 (4.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (67.94%) SQL Server
2 55 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 43 (20.57%) NoSQL
4 29 (13.88%) Redis
5 23 (11.00%) Relational Database
6 20 (9.57%) RDBMS
6 20 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (6.22%) RavenDB
9 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (3.35%) Event Store
13 4 (1.91%) CouchDB
14 3 (1.44%) MySQL
15 2 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.48%) QlikView
16 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 96 (45.93%) Jenkins
2 73 (34.93%) TeamCity
3 72 (34.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (27.27%) NUnit
4 57 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 47 (22.49%) Git (software)
6 40 (19.14%) Visual Studio
7 37 (17.70%) Psake
8 36 (17.22%) SpecFlow
9 33 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 29 (13.88%) CruiseControl
11 28 (13.40%) Log4Net
11 28 (13.40%) Subversion
12 23 (11.00%) JIRA
13 18 (8.61%) Travis CI
14 16 (7.66%) Rhino Mocks
15 13 (6.22%) Hudson
15 13 (6.22%) MSTest
16 10 (4.78%) Fiddler
16 10 (4.78%) SoapUI
General
1 64 (30.62%) Finance
2 48 (22.97%) Banking
3 12 (5.74%) Marketing
4 11 (5.26%) Legal
5 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.87%) Electronics
6 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 2 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (52.63%) Developer
2 70 (33.49%) .NET Developer
3 58 (27.75%) C# Developer
4 43 (20.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.96%) .NET Software Developer
6 21 (10.05%) Senior Developer
6 21 (10.05%) Software Developer
7 20 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (9.57%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.70%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (6.70%) C# Software Engineer
9 13 (6.22%) SQL Developer
10 11 (5.26%) Architect
10 11 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.78%) Applications Manager
11 10 (4.78%) CRM Developer
11 10 (4.78%) Lead DevOps
12 9 (4.31%) Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) HTML Developer
12 9 (4.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (86.60%) .NET
2 101 (48.33%) ASP.NET
3 85 (40.67%) WCF
4 61 (29.19%) HTML
5 59 (28.23%) .NET Framework
6 55 (26.32%) CSS
7 48 (22.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (20.10%) AngularJS
9 39 (18.66%) REST
10 37 (17.70%) RabbitMQ
11 36 (17.22%) NancyFx
12 32 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (15.31%) Castle Windsor
13 31 (14.83%) SignalR
14 23 (11.00%) LINQ
15 22 (10.53%) Entity Framework
15 22 (10.53%) MSMQ
15 22 (10.53%) SOAP
15 22 (10.53%) Web Services
15 22 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.66%) User Experience
3 13 (6.22%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (5.74%) Online Banking
5 10 (4.78%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.83%) Clustering
7 8 (3.83%) Equities
8 2 (0.96%) iPhone
8 2 (0.96%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.62%) Windows
2 36 (17.22%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.31%) Linux
4 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (72.25%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (66.99%) Continuous Integration
3 78 (37.32%) TDD
4 73 (34.93%) DevOps
5 54 (25.84%) MVC
6 53 (25.36%) BDD
7 50 (23.92%) OO
8 38 (18.18%) Scrum
9 37 (17.70%) Configuration Management
9 37 (17.70%) Software Engineering
10 33 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
10 33 (15.79%) Unit Testing
11 28 (13.40%) Mentoring
12 23 (11.00%) E-Commerce
13 22 (10.53%) CRM
14 21 (10.05%) Open Source
15 19 (9.09%) Integration Testing
15 19 (9.09%) SDLC
16 17 (8.13%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (8.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (72.73%) C#
2 142 (67.94%) SQL
3 118 (56.46%) PowerShell
4 82 (39.23%) JavaScript
5 63 (30.14%) T-SQL
6 31 (14.83%) F#
7 12 (5.74%) Perl
7 12 (5.74%) Python
8 10 (4.78%) VB
9 9 (4.31%) Ruby
10 7 (3.35%) C++
10 7 (3.35%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.87%) Java
11 6 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.91%) XAML
13 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.44%) C++/CLI
13 3 (1.44%) Korn
14 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (13.40%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCP
3 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.22%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) KVM
1 6 (2.87%) VirtualBox
1 6 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (29.67%) Puppet
2 51 (24.40%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (19.14%) Ansible
4 13 (6.22%) Nagios
5 10 (4.78%) CFEngine
6 8 (3.83%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.09%) Oracle
3 11 (5.26%) IBM
3 11 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 10 (4.78%) New Relic
4 10 (4.78%) RedGate
5 7 (3.35%) AppDynamics
5 7 (3.35%) Google
5 7 (3.35%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.87%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.87%) Perforce
6 6 (2.87%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.87%) SAP
6 6 (2.87%) VMware
7 5 (2.39%) Rally
8 3 (1.44%) HP
8 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.96%) Compuware
9 2 (0.96%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.96%) Splunk
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Northamptonshire
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago