Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSBuild
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 656 764
Rank change year-on-year +46 +108 -28
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 236 189 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.27% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 224 176 118
London median annual salary £72,500 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.89% -2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £46,500 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £102,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% -15.18% +12.00%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15264 14829 15956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.35% 19.52% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12143 12990 13488
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in London

MSBuild
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MSBuild in London

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSBuild in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MSBuild in London

MSBuild
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +36 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
West London - 5 £62,500 -
North London +10 1 - -
South London +10 1 £40,000 -3.61%
East London +2 1 £35,000 -41.67%
MSBuild
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 220 (93.22%) .NET
2 213 (90.25%) DevOps
3 203 (86.02%) Continuous Integration
4 199 (84.32%) TeamCity
5 196 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (82.20%) PowerShell
7 183 (77.54%) Configuration Management
8 182 (77.12%) Octopus Deploy
9 181 (76.69%) Finance
10 177 (75.00%) Banking
11 161 (68.22%) Scrum
12 141 (59.75%) C#
13 126 (53.39%) Microservices
14 125 (52.97%) Software Engineering
15 121 (51.27%) ASP.NET
15 121 (51.27%) Open Source
16 120 (50.85%) Puppet
17 118 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 116 (49.15%) ASP.NET Web API
19 115 (48.73%) Online Banking
20 111 (47.03%) Opscode Chef
21 109 (46.19%) Ansible
22 103 (43.64%) Greenfield Project
22 103 (43.64%) Domain-Driven Design
23 102 (43.22%) HATEOAS
23 102 (43.22%) CQRS
24 100 (42.37%) Hudson
25 99 (41.95%) Team Foundation Server
26 98 (41.53%) SOLID
27 92 (38.98%) RESTful

MSBuild
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 67 (28.39%) IIS
2 29 (12.29%) WebSphere
3 24 (10.17%) Apache
3 24 (10.17%) Tomcat
4 18 (7.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.42%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (19.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.81%) SaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Slack
5 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.12%) DNS
2 2 (0.85%) Firewall
2 2 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (30.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.32%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.81%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.27%) Redis
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 199 (84.32%) TeamCity
2 182 (77.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 118 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 100 (42.37%) Hudson
5 99 (41.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 49 (20.76%) Jenkins
7 20 (8.47%) JIRA
7 20 (8.47%) Maven
8 13 (5.51%) Visual Studio
9 10 (4.24%) NUnit
10 9 (3.81%) Git (software)
10 9 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (3.81%) Travis CI
11 7 (2.97%) CMake
11 7 (2.97%) NuGet
12 6 (2.54%) Selenium
12 6 (2.54%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.12%) Subversion
14 4 (1.69%) Moq
14 4 (1.69%) Psake
General
1 181 (76.69%) Finance
2 177 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.42%) Games
3 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (46.19%) Developer
2 95 (40.25%) .NET Developer
3 88 (37.29%) C# Developer
4 87 (36.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (28.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 66 (27.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (19.92%) Agile .NET Developer
7 47 (19.92%) Agile C# Developer
7 47 (19.92%) Agile Developer
8 34 (14.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 28 (11.86%) Applications Engineer
10 26 (11.02%) Finance Manager
11 25 (10.59%) Agile Development Manager
11 25 (10.59%) Development Manager
12 24 (10.17%) Lead .NET Developer
12 24 (10.17%) Lead Developer
12 24 (10.17%) Windows DevOps Engineer
12 24 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
13 23 (9.75%) Lead C# Developer
14 21 (8.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (93.22%) .NET
2 121 (51.27%) ASP.NET
3 116 (49.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 102 (43.22%) HATEOAS
5 92 (38.98%) RESTful
6 35 (14.83%) MSMQ
7 29 (12.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 24 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (7.63%) WCF
10 14 (5.93%) Web Services
11 13 (5.51%) CSS
11 13 (5.51%) HTML
12 9 (3.81%) REST
13 7 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.97%) jQuery
14 6 (2.54%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.54%) SOAP
15 5 (2.12%) .NET Framework
15 5 (2.12%) NHibernate
16 3 (1.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (48.73%) Online Banking
2 103 (43.64%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (12.29%) Data Centre
4 19 (8.05%) Clustering
5 6 (2.54%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.85%) CMDB
7 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Online Games
8 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (33.90%) Windows
2 64 (27.12%) Windows Server
3 20 (8.47%) Linux
4 6 (2.54%) Debian
5 4 (1.69%) Android
6 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (90.25%) DevOps
2 203 (86.02%) Continuous Integration
3 196 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (77.54%) Configuration Management
5 161 (68.22%) Scrum
6 126 (53.39%) Microservices
7 125 (52.97%) Software Engineering
8 121 (51.27%) Open Source
9 103 (43.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 102 (43.22%) CQRS
11 98 (41.53%) SOLID
12 59 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 55 (23.31%) Task Automation
14 34 (14.41%) Performance Management
15 27 (11.44%) Migration
16 25 (10.59%) Line Management
17 21 (8.90%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (8.90%) TDD
18 18 (7.63%) BDD
19 17 (7.20%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 194 (82.20%) PowerShell
2 141 (59.75%) C#
3 68 (28.81%) SQL
4 31 (13.14%) Java
5 23 (9.75%) C++
6 18 (7.63%) PHP
7 14 (5.93%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.66%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.81%) Python
10 8 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.27%) F#
11 3 (1.27%) R
12 2 (0.85%) Delphi
12 2 (0.85%) VB
13 1 (0.42%) C
13 1 (0.42%) Go
13 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (2.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 120 (50.85%) Puppet
2 111 (47.03%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (46.19%) Ansible
4 47 (19.92%) Nagios
5 17 (7.20%) Icinga
6 9 (3.81%) CFEngine
7 4 (1.69%) Terraform
7 4 (1.69%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.42%) Mesos
9 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (14.83%) RedGate
2 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.20%) Atlassian
4 13 (5.51%) New Relic
5 6 (2.54%) Cognizant
5 6 (2.54%) Oracle
6 4 (1.69%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.69%) Google
6 4 (1.69%) Splunk
7 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.27%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Sonatype