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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 663 702 778
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +76
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 221 208 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 163 162 79
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,950 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 22 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 +45 211 £60,000 +20.00% 31
London +78 138 £65,000 +18.18% 22
City of London +50 18 £70,000 +27.27% 8
West Midlands +10 18 £42,500 -
Birmingham +3 16 £42,500 -
South West -19 16 £75,000 +30.43%
South East -23 16 £56,250 +32.35% 2
Bristol - 15 £75,000 -
South Wales +12 9 £37,000 -
Wales +9 9 £37,000 -
West Yorkshire +23 7 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Leeds +16 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £47,000 -16.44% 1
Yorkshire 0 7 £50,000 - 2
East of England +12 6 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Reading -5 6 £47,000 -30.37% 1
Ealing -8 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands +10 5 £67,500 +80.00% 1
North West +2 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £67,500 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £67,500 - 1
Bridgend - 5 £37,000 -
Cardiff +6 4 - -
East Sussex 0 4 £60,000 +87.50% 1
Suffolk - 4 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire -2 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Warrington - 3 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £38,750 -
Kent - 2 £55,000 -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 238 (61.50%) Java
2 233 (60.21%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (41.86%) Linux
4 157 (40.57%) DevOps
5 144 (37.21%) Git (software)
6 135 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
7 131 (33.85%) JavaScript
8 124 (32.04%) Puppet
9 120 (31.01%) Jenkins
10 119 (30.75%) SQL
10 119 (30.75%) Subversion
11 118 (30.49%) Spring
12 117 (30.23%) Maven
12 117 (30.23%) TDD
13 101 (26.10%) Amazon AWS
14 97 (25.06%) HTML
15 95 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
16 93 (24.03%) Web Services
17 92 (23.77%) SQL Server
17 92 (23.77%) Ruby
18 91 (23.51%) Oracle
19 88 (22.74%) Windows
20 86 (22.22%) .NET
21 79 (20.41%) C#
21 79 (20.41%) Bash Shell
22 77 (19.90%) Apache
22 77 (19.90%) MVC
23 75 (19.38%) Scrum
23 75 (19.38%) MySQL
24 74 (19.12%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 77 (19.90%) Apache
2 61 (15.76%) nginx
3 34 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 32 (8.27%) IIS
5 28 (7.24%) Apache Solr
6 25 (6.46%) OpenStack
7 23 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (4.39%) Confluence
9 16 (4.13%) MediaWiki
10 13 (3.36%) WebLogic
11 9 (2.33%) CMS
12 7 (1.81%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.03%) JBoss
13 4 (1.03%) Documentum
13 4 (1.03%) FileNet
14 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.52%) Node.js
15 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.52%) Drupal
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 101 (26.10%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (10.34%) PaaS
4 22 (5.68%) IaaS
4 22 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.07%) Google Analytics
5 8 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.29%) GitHub
7 2 (0.52%) Joyent
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.59%) LAN
2 39 (10.08%) WAN
3 28 (7.24%) Firewall
4 23 (5.94%) LDAP
5 18 (4.65%) VPN
6 16 (4.13%) Network Security
6 16 (4.13%) IPsec
6 16 (4.13%) EIGRP
6 16 (4.13%) OSPF
6 16 (4.13%) BGP
6 16 (4.13%) IPv6
7 9 (2.33%) RFID
8 6 (1.55%) SSL
8 6 (1.55%) HTTP
9 5 (1.29%) DNS
10 4 (1.03%) SAN
10 4 (1.03%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.78%) ATM
11 3 (0.78%) DHCP
11 3 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 75 (19.38%) MySQL
3 47 (12.14%) MongoDB
4 42 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 24 (6.20%) MarkLogic
6 18 (4.65%) RavenDB
7 16 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.81%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.78%) DB2
13 2 (0.52%) Big Data
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.52%) MSDE
14 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 144 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 120 (31.01%) Jenkins
3 119 (30.75%) Subversion
4 117 (30.23%) Maven
5 58 (14.99%) JUnit
6 49 (12.66%) TeamCity
7 42 (10.85%) Hudson
8 40 (10.34%) Eclipse
9 37 (9.56%) Mockito
10 36 (9.30%) jMock
11 34 (8.79%) Ant
12 32 (8.27%) Visual Studio
13 29 (7.49%) Selenium
14 23 (5.94%) JIRA
15 20 (5.17%) Gradle
15 20 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
17 9 (2.33%) NetBeans
18 8 (2.07%) Psake
19 7 (1.81%) ClearCase
General
1 66 (17.05%) Finance
2 37 (9.56%) Banking
3 27 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.94%) Retail
5 22 (5.68%) Automotive
6 21 (5.43%) Back Office
7 20 (5.17%) Front Office
8 12 (3.10%) Electronics
9 6 (1.55%) Games
9 6 (1.55%) Publishing
10 5 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.52%) Marketing
12 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 153 (39.53%) Developer
2 100 (25.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 92 (23.77%) Java Developer
4 52 (13.44%) Senior Developer
5 49 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 39 (10.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 22 (5.68%) Test Engineer
8 22 (5.68%) Architect
8 22 (5.68%) Software Engineer
9 19 (4.91%) Lead Developer
10 15 (3.88%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (2.58%) Web Engineer
12 10 (2.58%) Operations Engineer
12 10 (2.58%) Development Manager
12 10 (2.58%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.58%) Lead Software Engineer
13 9 (2.33%) Lead Java Developer
13 9 (2.33%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (30.49%) Spring
2 97 (25.06%) HTML
3 93 (24.03%) Web Services
4 86 (22.22%) .NET
5 67 (17.31%) CSS
6 58 (14.99%) Hibernate
7 53 (13.70%) XML
8 50 (12.92%) J2EE
8 50 (12.92%) REST
9 47 (12.14%) SOAP
10 46 (11.89%) ASP.NET
11 42 (10.85%) JSP
12 41 (10.59%) LAMP
13 37 (9.56%) Spring MVC
14 34 (8.79%) XSLT
15 31 (8.01%) jQuery
16 27 (6.98%) JSON
16 27 (6.98%) Servlets
17 26 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
18 24 (6.20%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.01%) Open Source
3 23 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.68%) Blackberry
4 22 (5.68%) BBC
5 17 (4.39%) Wiki
6 14 (3.62%) Blog
7 9 (2.33%) Web 2.0
7 9 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.07%) User Experience
8 8 (2.07%) Clustering
9 6 (1.55%) Physics
10 5 (1.29%) EMV
11 4 (1.03%) Derivative
11 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.03%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.03%) Tandem
12 3 (0.78%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 162 (41.86%) Linux
2 88 (22.74%) Windows
3 67 (17.31%) Ubuntu
4 42 (10.85%) CentOS
5 40 (10.34%) Debian
6 37 (9.56%) UNIX
7 35 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.33%) Mac OS
11 8 (2.07%) Android
12 6 (1.55%) Solaris
13 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.52%) AIX
15 1 (0.26%) VMS
15 1 (0.26%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (60.21%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (40.57%) DevOps
3 135 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (30.23%) TDD
5 77 (19.90%) MVC
6 75 (19.38%) Scrum
7 74 (19.12%) Configuration Management
8 62 (16.02%) OO
9 53 (13.70%) Unit Testing
10 52 (13.44%) Content Management
11 48 (12.40%) BDD
12 44 (11.37%) Automated Testing
13 40 (10.34%) Performance Testing
14 35 (9.04%) Software Engineering
15 34 (8.79%) E-Commerce
15 34 (8.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (8.53%) Integration Testing
16 33 (8.53%) Multithreading
17 29 (7.49%) Software Delivery
18 27 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 238 (61.50%) Java
2 131 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 119 (30.75%) SQL
4 92 (23.77%) Ruby
5 79 (20.41%) C#
5 79 (20.41%) Bash Shell
6 71 (18.35%) Perl
7 66 (17.05%) Python
8 34 (8.79%) XPath
9 31 (8.01%) PowerShell
10 29 (7.49%) XQuery
11 24 (6.20%) PHP
12 22 (5.68%) C++
13 20 (5.17%) Shell Script
14 15 (3.88%) C
15 9 (2.33%) Embedded C
15 9 (2.33%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.29%) Groovy
17 2 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (11.11%) Degree
2 26 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (6.72%) CCNA
3 9 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.07%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.55%) ISEB
6 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (16.02%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (9.82%) Samba
2 27 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.46%) KVM
4 22 (5.68%) GlusterFS
4 22 (5.68%) Varnish
5 16 (4.13%) Postfix
5 16 (4.13%) XenServer
5 16 (4.13%) iptables
6 11 (2.84%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.33%) Firmware
8 7 (1.81%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.78%) Xen
10 2 (0.52%) Docker
11 1 (0.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 124 (32.04%) Puppet
2 95 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (12.40%) Ansible
4 40 (10.34%) ZABBIX
5 37 (9.56%) Salt
6 24 (6.20%) Nagios
7 23 (5.94%) Graphite
8 22 (5.68%) HAProxy
8 22 (5.68%) StatsD
8 22 (5.68%) Kibana
8 22 (5.68%) logstash
9 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.26%) OpenView
10 1 (0.26%) SCOM
10 1 (0.26%) Cacti
10 1 (0.26%) Munin
10 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 91 (23.51%) Oracle
2 46 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.75%) New Relic
4 28 (7.24%) Red Hat
4 28 (7.24%) VMware
5 24 (6.20%) Cisco
6 22 (5.68%) Dell
6 22 (5.68%) Juniper
7 16 (4.13%) Citrix
8 12 (3.10%) Sybase
9 8 (2.07%) hybris
9 8 (2.07%) Google
9 8 (2.07%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.07%) Adobe
10 5 (1.29%) Perforce
11 4 (1.03%) SAP
11 4 (1.03%) EMC
12 3 (0.78%) IBM
13 2 (0.52%) Apple
14 1 (0.26%) Sun
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
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Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Package
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Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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