The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 210 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 2 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.60% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 4.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 32 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
MSBuild
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
782 663 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.26% 12.12% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 684 589 601
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MSBuild Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MSBuild
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Birmingham -27 2 £35,000 -27.08%
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Parallel Programming

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript