Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSBuild
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 312 349
Rank change year-on-year -14 +37 +42
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 26 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.26% 0.64% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 5
City of London median annual salary £55,381 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% +23.53% -24.11%
10th Percentile £50,789 £45,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £60,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -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 2,061 1,867 2,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.65% 18.78% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,859 1,711 2,014
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,125
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MSBuild in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) MVC
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (76.92%) Finance
4 20 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (73.08%) SQL
6 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
7 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (50.00%) Windows
8 12 (46.15%) QA
8 12 (46.15%) Release Management
8 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (42.31%) SOLID
9 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
10 10 (38.46%) WCF
10 10 (38.46%) TDD
10 10 (38.46%) Subversion
11 9 (34.62%) Web Development
11 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
11 9 (34.62%) Web Services
11 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
11 9 (34.62%) 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 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (38.46%) Subversion
4 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
5 8 (30.77%) CruiseControl
6 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
7 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.85%) Gradle
8 1 (3.85%) Grunt
8 1 (3.85%) gulp
8 1 (3.85%) Maven
8 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Lead Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Azure Developer
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (38.46%) WCF
5 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (30.77%) WinForms
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
9 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 3 (11.54%) REST
9 3 (11.54%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) CSS
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) HTML5
10 2 (7.69%) jQuery
10 2 (7.69%) NHibernate
10 2 (7.69%) SOAP
10 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) VMS
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) MVC
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (46.15%) Release Management
5 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
5 11 (42.31%) SOLID
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) Web Development
8 8 (30.77%) PRINCE
8 8 (30.77%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) API Design
10 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.69%) OOP
10 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) logstash
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk