The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 100 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 4 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% - 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% - 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
MSBuild
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
200 213 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.58% 16.97% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 181 198 184
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Wales region.

MSBuild Salary Trend in Wales

MSBuild
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 May 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
South Wales - 4 £30,000 - 2
MSBuild
UK

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) XML

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WinForms
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) COM+
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Hyland