The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MSBuild skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 120 131 113
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18  
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 0.13% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 0.82% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.75% +12.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  

MSBuild is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 273 364 250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.91% 15.48% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 232 326 217
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing MSBuild as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in Birmingham

MSBuild
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MSBuild in Birmingham

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) CQRS
2 8 (88.89%) Database Security
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Re-Platforming
3 7 (77.78%) SOLID
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) QA
3 7 (77.78%) SOA
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Senior .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) CQRS
2 8 (88.89%) Database Security
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Re-Platforming
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) SOA
3 7 (77.78%) SOLID
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA