The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 690 734 787
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +53
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 214 187 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 158 143 65
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,050 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,250 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Build Automation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build Automation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Build Automation within the UK.

Build Automation Salary Trend in the UK

Build Automation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Build Automation over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Build Automation Salary Histogram in the UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +66 204 £60,000 +20.00% 22
London +61 136 £65,000 +18.18% 13
City of London +43 19 £70,000 +27.27% 5
South East +3 18 £57,500 +35.29% 3
West Midlands - 17 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 15 £42,500 -
South West -22 11 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Bristol - 11 £75,000 - 1
Berkshire +5 8 £47,000 +4.44% 2
South Wales +3 8 £37,000 -
Wales +1 8 £37,000 -
Yorkshire +3 7 £50,000 +9.89% 1
East Midlands +14 6 £62,500 +66.66% 1
West Yorkshire +21 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North West -6 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £67,500 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £67,500 - 1
East of England +8 4 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cardiff +5 4 - -
Leeds +3 4 £51,250 -2.38% 1
East Sussex -3 4 £60,000 +87.50%
Ealing -4 4 £47,500 -
Reading - 4 £47,000 - 2
Bridgend - 4 £37,000 -
Cheshire +3 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Warrington - 3 £32,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire -17 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Sheffield -18 2 £32,500 -18.75%

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation.

1 221 (60.55%) Java
2 211 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (42.19%) Linux
4 150 (41.10%) DevOps
5 136 (37.26%) Git (software)
6 129 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
7 118 (32.33%) Subversion
8 117 (32.05%) JavaScript
8 117 (32.05%) Jenkins
9 114 (31.23%) SQL
10 113 (30.96%) Puppet
11 108 (29.59%) TDD
11 108 (29.59%) Spring
11 108 (29.59%) Maven
12 91 (24.93%) Windows
13 89 (24.38%) SQL Server
14 88 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
15 87 (23.84%) Opscode Chef
15 87 (23.84%) HTML
16 85 (23.29%) .NET
17 84 (23.01%) Web Services
18 82 (22.47%) Oracle
19 81 (22.19%) Ruby
20 77 (21.10%) C#
21 74 (20.27%) Apache
22 73 (20.00%) Bash Shell
23 72 (19.73%) MySQL
23 72 (19.73%) Scrum
24 69 (18.90%) MVC
25 68 (18.63%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (20.27%) Apache
2 55 (15.07%) nginx
3 33 (9.04%) IIS
4 32 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 29 (7.95%) Apache Solr
6 22 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (5.21%) OpenStack
8 16 (4.38%) MediaWiki
8 16 (4.38%) Confluence
9 14 (3.84%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.47%) CMS
10 9 (2.47%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.37%) JBoss
12 4 (1.10%) FileNet
12 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.10%) Documentum
13 3 (0.82%) Drupal
13 3 (0.82%) Node.js
13 3 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) RMDS
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 88 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (10.96%) PaaS
4 23 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (6.03%) IaaS
6 9 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (2.47%) Google Analytics
7 7 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.37%) GitHub
9 1 (0.27%) Joyent
9 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.59%) LAN
2 33 (9.04%) WAN
3 29 (7.95%) Firewall
4 21 (5.75%) LDAP
5 17 (4.66%) VPN
6 16 (4.38%) IPv6
6 16 (4.38%) OSPF
6 16 (4.38%) BGP
6 16 (4.38%) EIGRP
6 16 (4.38%) IPsec
6 16 (4.38%) Network Security
7 9 (2.47%) RFID
8 6 (1.64%) SAN
8 6 (1.64%) HTTP
9 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.37%) Internet
9 5 (1.37%) SSL
10 4 (1.10%) DNS
11 3 (0.82%) DHCP
11 3 (0.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (24.38%) SQL Server
2 72 (19.73%) MySQL
3 45 (12.33%) MongoDB
4 43 (11.78%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.48%) MarkLogic
6 16 (4.38%) RavenDB
6 16 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (2.74%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.82%) DB2
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.55%) Informix
11 2 (0.55%) MSDE
11 2 (0.55%) Redis
11 2 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 136 (37.26%) Git (software)
2 118 (32.33%) Subversion
3 117 (32.05%) Jenkins
4 108 (29.59%) Maven
5 52 (14.25%) JUnit
6 51 (13.97%) TeamCity
7 41 (11.23%) Eclipse
8 39 (10.68%) Hudson
9 33 (9.04%) Ant
10 30 (8.22%) Visual Studio
10 30 (8.22%) Mockito
11 29 (7.95%) jMock
12 23 (6.30%) JIRA
13 21 (5.75%) Selenium
14 20 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (4.66%) Gradle
16 11 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
16 11 (3.01%) NetBeans
17 9 (2.47%) Psake
18 7 (1.92%) ClearCase
General
1 65 (17.81%) Finance
2 36 (9.86%) Banking
3 27 (7.40%) Investment Banking
4 21 (5.75%) Retail
5 20 (5.48%) Automotive
5 20 (5.48%) Front Office
6 17 (4.66%) Back Office
7 11 (3.01%) Electronics
8 8 (2.19%) Games
9 6 (1.64%) Publishing
10 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.82%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.27%) Legal
13 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (39.18%) Developer
2 94 (25.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (22.19%) Java Developer
4 45 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 42 (11.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 32 (8.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 24 (6.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 23 (6.30%) Architect
9 20 (5.48%) Software Engineer
9 20 (5.48%) Test Engineer
10 17 (4.66%) Lead Developer
11 15 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.29%) Programmer
12 12 (3.29%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (2.74%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.74%) Development Manager
13 10 (2.74%) Java Programmer
14 9 (2.47%) Software Development Manager
14 9 (2.47%) Lead Software Engineer
14 9 (2.47%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (29.59%) Spring
2 87 (23.84%) HTML
3 85 (23.29%) .NET
4 84 (23.01%) Web Services
5 62 (16.99%) CSS
6 49 (13.42%) Hibernate
7 47 (12.88%) J2EE
7 47 (12.88%) XML
8 44 (12.05%) ASP.NET
9 43 (11.78%) REST
10 42 (11.51%) SOAP
11 37 (10.14%) JSP
12 34 (9.32%) LAMP
13 33 (9.04%) Spring MVC
14 30 (8.22%) XSLT
15 29 (7.95%) jQuery
16 23 (6.30%) KnockoutJS
17 22 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (6.03%) Java EE
17 22 (6.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.95%) Open Source
3 22 (6.03%) Blackberry
4 19 (5.21%) BBC
4 19 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.38%) Wiki
6 14 (3.84%) Blog
7 9 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.47%) Clustering
7 9 (2.47%) Web 2.0
7 9 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.19%) User Experience
9 4 (1.10%) Physics
9 4 (1.10%) EMV
9 4 (1.10%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.82%) Derivative
10 3 (0.82%) Tandem
10 3 (0.82%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 154 (42.19%) Linux
2 91 (24.93%) Windows
3 65 (17.81%) Ubuntu
4 41 (11.23%) CentOS
5 40 (10.96%) Debian
6 35 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (9.04%) UNIX
8 22 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.47%) Mac OS
11 8 (2.19%) Android
12 5 (1.37%) Solaris
13 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.55%) AIX
15 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (41.10%) DevOps
3 129 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
4 108 (29.59%) TDD
5 72 (19.73%) Scrum
6 69 (18.90%) MVC
7 68 (18.63%) Configuration Management
8 55 (15.07%) OO
9 53 (14.52%) Unit Testing
10 46 (12.60%) Content Management
11 41 (11.23%) BDD
12 40 (10.96%) Automated Testing
13 38 (10.41%) Performance Testing
14 34 (9.32%) Multithreading
15 33 (9.04%) Software Engineering
15 33 (9.04%) E-Commerce
16 32 (8.77%) Integration Testing
16 32 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
17 27 (7.40%) Software Delivery
18 26 (7.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (60.55%) Java
2 117 (32.05%) JavaScript
3 114 (31.23%) SQL
4 81 (22.19%) Ruby
5 77 (21.10%) C#
6 73 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 66 (18.08%) Perl
8 59 (16.16%) Python
9 33 (9.04%) PowerShell
10 30 (8.22%) XPath
11 27 (7.40%) PHP
12 23 (6.30%) XQuery
13 22 (6.03%) Shell Script
14 21 (5.75%) C++
15 16 (4.38%) C
16 9 (2.47%) Embedded C
16 9 (2.47%) Embedded C++
17 4 (1.10%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (10.96%) Degree
2 22 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (5.48%) CCNA
4 10 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.92%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.37%) ISEB
7 2 (0.55%) CISSP
7 2 (0.55%) CCIE
7 2 (0.55%) CCSP
7 2 (0.55%) CCNP
7 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (15.89%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (10.41%) Samba
2 29 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.58%) KVM
4 22 (6.03%) GlusterFS
4 22 (6.03%) Varnish
5 16 (4.38%) iptables
5 16 (4.38%) Postfix
5 16 (4.38%) XenServer
6 11 (3.01%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.47%) Firmware
8 7 (1.92%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.55%) Xen
9 2 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 113 (30.96%) Puppet
2 87 (23.84%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (11.23%) Ansible
4 39 (10.68%) ZABBIX
5 33 (9.04%) Salt
6 24 (6.58%) Graphite
7 22 (6.03%) Kibana
7 22 (6.03%) logstash
7 22 (6.03%) HAProxy
7 22 (6.03%) StatsD
8 20 (5.48%) Nagios
9 3 (0.82%) Cacti
9 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.55%) Opsview
11 1 (0.27%) SCOM
11 1 (0.27%) Munin
11 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 82 (22.47%) Oracle
2 45 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.49%) VMware
3 31 (8.49%) New Relic
4 30 (8.22%) Red Hat
5 26 (7.12%) Cisco
6 22 (6.03%) Dell
6 22 (6.03%) Juniper
7 16 (4.38%) Citrix
8 12 (3.29%) Sybase
9 10 (2.74%) Adobe
10 9 (2.47%) hybris
10 9 (2.47%) Google
11 8 (2.19%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.37%) Apple
12 5 (1.37%) HP
12 5 (1.37%) IBM
12 5 (1.37%) Perforce
13 4 (1.10%) EMC
14 3 (0.82%) SAP
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Earth Stream Global
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent high level package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, benefits and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, childcare vouchers
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Fintrax
Salary: Pension, healthcare, life cover and holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 27 days ago