Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSBuild
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 222 190
Rank change year-on-year +33 -32 +9
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.042% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -34.62% +85.71%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £46,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -34.62% +85.71%

MSBuild is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 707 677 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.37% 14.22% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 590 607 638
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MSBuild as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MCSD
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS

MSBuild
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin