Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 495 550 631
Rank change year-on-year +55 +81 -25
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 57 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.11% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 0.60% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 11
South East median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £55,000 £53,750
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6206 6184 7433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.42% 17.58% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5384 5463 6438
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MSBuild as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in the South East

MSBuild
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MSBuild in the South East

MSBuild
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for MSBuild in the South East

MSBuild
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the South East 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
Surrey +51 40 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Kent +23 9 £40,000 -23.81%
Thames Valley +37 8 £51,250 +13.89% 2
Berkshire - 6 £52,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £50,000 +25.00%
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 South East region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 53 (92.98%) C#
3 51 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (84.21%) VB.NET
5 44 (77.19%) TDD
6 43 (75.44%) DevOps
7 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
9 38 (66.67%) Release Management
10 37 (64.91%) SOLID
11 35 (61.40%) BDD
12 34 (59.65%) Configuration Management
12 34 (59.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
13 27 (47.37%) Coaching
14 26 (45.61%) CRM
14 26 (45.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (45.61%) Dynamics CRM
14 26 (45.61%) QA
15 25 (43.86%) Finance
16 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
17 17 (29.82%) SQL
18 12 (21.05%) Oracle
18 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
19 11 (19.30%) MVC
19 11 (19.30%) Scrum
20 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
21 9 (15.79%) WPF
21 9 (15.79%) WinForms

MSBuild
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 26 (45.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 51 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.04%) NUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) JIRA
4 3 (5.26%) MSTest
4 3 (5.26%) NuGet
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Moq
6 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 43 (75.44%) .NET Developer
3 29 (50.88%) C# Developer
4 28 (49.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (45.61%) CRM Developer
6 25 (43.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 25 (43.86%) VB.NET Developer
7 20 (35.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 14 (24.56%) Senior Developer
9 8 (14.04%) WinForms Developer
9 8 (14.04%) WPF Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Agile .NET Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Agile Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
11 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (5.26%) Senior Agile Developer
13 3 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.79%) WinForms
3 9 (15.79%) WPF
4 4 (7.02%) LINQ
5 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.51%) Ajax
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) D3.js
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) WCF
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.75%) Caliburn.Micro
7 1 (1.75%) CSS
7 1 (1.75%) HTML
7 1 (1.75%) jQuery
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (77.19%) TDD
3 43 (75.44%) DevOps
4 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (66.67%) Release Management
6 37 (64.91%) SOLID
7 35 (61.40%) BDD
8 34 (59.65%) Configuration Management
8 34 (59.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
9 27 (47.37%) Coaching
10 26 (45.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (45.61%) CRM
11 11 (19.30%) MVC
11 11 (19.30%) Scrum
12 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
13 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
14 3 (5.26%) OO
14 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
15 2 (3.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C#
2 48 (84.21%) VB.NET
3 17 (29.82%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (45.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Ansible
1 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.75%) CA
4 1 (1.75%) RedGate
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.75%) VMware