Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSBuild
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 310 354
Rank change year-on-year -4 +44 +40
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 17 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 1.01% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 4
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £77,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.03% +82.35% -22.73%
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £77,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -29.03% +82.35% -22.73%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,980 1,873 2,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.56% 18.08% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,789 1,705 2,038
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £38,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MSBuild as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in the City of London

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MSBuild in the City of London

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSBuild in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MSBuild in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing MSBuild also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (58.82%) Release Management
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (52.94%) SOLID
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (52.94%) QA
7 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 7 (41.18%) Windows
9 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
10 5 (29.41%) WCF
11 4 (23.53%) Web Development
11 4 (23.53%) Subversion
11 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) Jenkins

MSBuild
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
5 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.88%) Gradle
6 1 (5.88%) Grunt
6 1 (5.88%) gulp
6 1 (5.88%) Maven
6 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Azure Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Swagger
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) XSLT
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) JSON
8 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) VMS
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (58.82%) Release Management
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (52.94%) SOLID
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
8 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
8 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 2 (11.76%) API Design
9 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk