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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSBuild
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 436 447
Rank change year-on-year +74 +11  
Permanent jobs citing MSBuild 34 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 11
Median salary £61,750 £51,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +46.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2882 3392 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.22% 17.42% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2526 3088 3089
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +69 19 £63,000 +59.49% 1
Kent +28 8 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire +36 1 £40,000 -25.58%
MSBuild
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 46 (95.83%) C#
2 45 (93.75%) .NET
3 43 (89.58%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (79.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (72.92%) VB.NET
6 33 (68.75%) TDD
6 33 (68.75%) MS Excel
7 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
8 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 24 (50.00%) MVC
9 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (43.75%) DevOps
11 20 (41.67%) Release Management
11 20 (41.67%) CRM
11 20 (41.67%) SQL
12 19 (39.58%) Configuration Management
12 19 (39.58%) Dynamics CRM
12 19 (39.58%) QA
12 19 (39.58%) BDD
12 19 (39.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
12 19 (39.58%) Coaching
12 19 (39.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (39.58%) SOLID
13 18 (37.50%) Finance
14 17 (35.42%) Oracle
15 15 (31.25%) Unit Testing
15 15 (31.25%) WPF
15 15 (31.25%) 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 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (68.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (79.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (31.25%) NUnit
3 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
4 8 (16.67%) Grunt
4 8 (16.67%) gulp
4 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 31 (64.58%) .NET Developer
3 19 (39.58%) C# Developer
3 19 (39.58%) CRM Developer
3 19 (39.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 17 (35.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (29.17%) WinForms Developer
5 14 (29.17%) WPF Developer
6 11 (22.92%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 11 (22.92%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 6 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (12.50%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) WinForms
3 15 (31.25%) WPF
4 12 (25.00%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) HTML
5 11 (22.92%) HTML5
6 10 (20.83%) Web Services
7 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 9 (18.75%) JSON
7 9 (18.75%) LINQ
7 9 (18.75%) REST
8 8 (16.67%) Lambda Expressions
8 8 (16.67%) LESS
8 8 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (68.75%) TDD
3 24 (50.00%) MVC
4 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (43.75%) DevOps
6 20 (41.67%) CRM
6 20 (41.67%) Release Management
7 19 (39.58%) BDD
7 19 (39.58%) Coaching
7 19 (39.58%) Configuration Management
7 19 (39.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (39.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
7 19 (39.58%) SOLID
8 15 (31.25%) Unit Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Web Development
10 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.25%) A/B Testing
12 3 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) C#
2 35 (72.92%) VB.NET
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) R
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
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