The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
England / North West
Rank 242 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.099% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1250 1209 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.62% 21.26% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1055 1005
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MSBuild in the North West

MSBuild
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 6 £52,500 -
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Retail
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Microservices
3 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
3 7 (63.64%) Ansible
3 7 (63.64%) Docker
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
3 7 (63.64%) Hudson
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
3 7 (63.64%) Terraform
3 7 (63.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (54.55%) GoCD
4 6 (54.55%) Go
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) J2EE
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) C++

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (63.64%) Hudson
2 7 (63.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
3 6 (54.55%) GoCD
4 4 (36.36%) NuGet
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) AWS Developer
2 6 (54.55%) AWS Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Fedora
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
3 7 (63.64%) Microservices
4 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Game Development
7 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Go
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Ansible
1 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
1 7 (63.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat