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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 649 726 714
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -12
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 269 208 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 217 149 133
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,325 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -18.26%

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +81 262 £60,000 +20.00% 24
London +54 171 £65,000 +23.80% 21
South East +15 36 £57,500 +35.29% 2
South West +2 25 £70,000 +14.28%
City of London +42 16 £70,000 +75.00% 4
Oxfordshire - 15 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire - 14 £50,750 -
Yorkshire - 14 £50,750 -
Leeds - 14 £50,750 -
Bristol - 14 £75,000 -
Ealing -14 13 £47,500 -20.83%
Berkshire +16 9 £65,000 +15.55% 1
Surrey +18 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Reading +5 8 £65,000 -3.70%
West Midlands +8 6 £45,000 - 1
Paddington - 6 £55,000 -
Wales - 6 £39,500 -
South Wales - 6 £39,500 -
Kidlington - 6 £57,500 -
East of England +9 5 £50,000 -20.00%
Plymouth +1 5 - -
Devon -1 5 - -
Bridgend - 5 £42,000 -
Egham - 5 £65,000 -
Croydon - 4 £60,000 - 1
Somerset - 4 £38,500 -
Birmingham -1 3 - - 1
North West -4 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands -8 3 £65,000 +73.33%
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £65,000 -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 301 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (58.39%) Java
3 194 (40.17%) Linux
4 178 (36.85%) JavaScript
5 172 (35.61%) SQL
6 171 (35.40%) DevOps
7 167 (34.58%) Git (software)
8 164 (33.95%) Spring
9 156 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
10 146 (30.23%) TDD
11 144 (29.81%) Puppet
12 142 (29.40%) Maven
12 142 (29.40%) HTML
13 139 (28.78%) Jenkins
14 135 (27.95%) Subversion
15 127 (26.29%) MySQL
16 124 (25.67%) Amazon AWS
17 119 (24.64%) .NET
18 117 (24.22%) Opscode Chef
19 115 (23.81%) Oracle
20 112 (23.19%) MVC
21 104 (21.53%) Web Services
22 103 (21.33%) Python
22 103 (21.33%) Ruby
23 100 (20.70%) JUnit
24 99 (20.50%) OO
25 98 (20.29%) Configuration Management
25 98 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
26 97 (20.08%) Windows
27 96 (19.88%) SQL Server

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 86 (17.81%) Apache
2 76 (15.73%) nginx
3 50 (10.35%) Tomcat
4 41 (8.49%) OpenStack
5 34 (7.04%) IIS
6 32 (6.63%) Apache Solr
7 30 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (5.18%) Confluence
9 18 (3.73%) MediaWiki
10 9 (1.86%) CMS
10 9 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.45%) JBoss
12 6 (1.24%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.04%) Node.js
14 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.83%) FileNet
14 4 (0.83%) Documentum
15 3 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (3.11%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle iProcurement
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (1.45%) Oracle AGIS
3 7 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.21%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 124 (25.67%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.07%) PaaS
4 27 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (5.38%) IaaS
6 5 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.62%) Office 365
8 2 (0.41%) Joyent
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.41%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.41%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) GitHub
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (12.22%) LAN
2 51 (10.56%) WAN
3 27 (5.59%) LDAP
4 23 (4.76%) Firewall
5 21 (4.35%) VPN
6 18 (3.73%) IPv6
6 18 (3.73%) OSPF
6 18 (3.73%) BGP
6 18 (3.73%) EIGRP
6 18 (3.73%) IPsec
6 18 (3.73%) Network Security
7 10 (2.07%) DNS
7 10 (2.07%) SSL
8 9 (1.86%) DHCP
8 9 (1.86%) Internet
9 8 (1.66%) HTTP
9 8 (1.66%) WLAN
10 5 (1.04%) SAN
11 4 (0.83%) RFID
12 3 (0.62%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (26.29%) MySQL
2 96 (19.88%) SQL Server
3 78 (16.15%) MongoDB
4 62 (12.84%) Relational Database
5 29 (6.00%) RavenDB
6 26 (5.38%) MarkLogic
7 25 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (3.31%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.69%) Big Data
11 9 (1.86%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.83%) Redis
14 3 (0.62%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.41%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 167 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 142 (29.40%) Maven
3 139 (28.78%) Jenkins
4 135 (27.95%) Subversion
5 100 (20.70%) JUnit
6 64 (13.25%) Mockito
7 55 (11.39%) Hudson
8 54 (11.18%) jMock
9 52 (10.77%) Selenium
10 39 (8.07%) Ant
10 39 (8.07%) TeamCity
11 29 (6.00%) Visual Studio
12 28 (5.80%) Eclipse
13 27 (5.59%) JIRA
14 24 (4.97%) Cucumber
15 23 (4.76%) Gradle
16 14 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (2.28%) MSBuild
18 11 (2.28%) Grunt
General
1 72 (14.91%) Finance
2 38 (7.87%) Back Office
3 35 (7.25%) Retail
4 31 (6.42%) Banking
5 26 (5.38%) Automotive
6 21 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.28%) Games
8 8 (1.66%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.45%) General Ledger
9 7 (1.45%) Front Office
10 6 (1.24%) Electronics
11 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 2 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 204 (42.24%) Developer
2 135 (27.95%) Java Developer
3 98 (20.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (15.32%) Senior Developer
5 73 (15.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 58 (12.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 38 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 32 (6.63%) Automation Engineer
9 29 (6.00%) Test Engineer
10 25 (5.18%) Lead Developer
11 22 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
11 22 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
12 18 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (3.73%) Consultant
13 17 (3.52%) Tester
13 17 (3.52%) Test Automation Engineer
14 16 (3.31%) Architect
15 15 (3.11%) Automation Tester
15 15 (3.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 13 (2.69%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (33.95%) Spring
2 142 (29.40%) HTML
3 119 (24.64%) .NET
4 104 (21.53%) Web Services
5 92 (19.05%) CSS
6 75 (15.53%) JSP
6 75 (15.53%) REST
7 70 (14.49%) ASP.NET
7 70 (14.49%) Hibernate
8 65 (13.46%) J2EE
8 65 (13.46%) XML
9 57 (11.80%) SOAP
10 54 (11.18%) LAMP
11 51 (10.56%) Servlets
11 51 (10.56%) Spring MVC
12 50 (10.35%) JSTL
13 45 (9.32%) jQuery
14 40 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (6.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 98 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.32%) Data Centre
3 35 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 26 (5.38%) BBC
5 24 (4.97%) Wiki
6 15 (3.11%) Blog
6 15 (3.11%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.28%) Semantic Web
8 9 (1.86%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.86%) Physics
8 9 (1.86%) Clustering
8 9 (1.86%) W3C
9 8 (1.66%) EMV
10 7 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.04%) Tandem
11 5 (1.04%) Life Science
11 5 (1.04%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.83%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.83%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 194 (40.17%) Linux
2 97 (20.08%) Windows
3 71 (14.70%) Ubuntu
4 46 (9.52%) Debian
5 41 (8.49%) UNIX
5 41 (8.49%) CentOS
6 27 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.66%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.04%) Solaris
11 4 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.62%) Android
12 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.21%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (35.40%) DevOps
3 156 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
4 146 (30.23%) TDD
5 112 (23.19%) MVC
6 99 (20.50%) OO
7 98 (20.29%) Configuration Management
8 85 (17.60%) BDD
9 70 (14.49%) Scrum
10 63 (13.04%) Content Management
11 62 (12.84%) Mentoring
12 53 (10.97%) Software Engineering
13 49 (10.14%) E-Commerce
14 48 (9.94%) Automated Testing
14 48 (9.94%) Test Automation
15 47 (9.73%) SDLC
16 44 (9.11%) Software Delivery
17 42 (8.70%) Open Source
18 40 (8.28%) Performance Testing
19 38 (7.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 282 (58.39%) Java
2 178 (36.85%) JavaScript
3 172 (35.61%) SQL
4 103 (21.33%) Python
4 103 (21.33%) Ruby
5 87 (18.01%) C#
6 86 (17.81%) Bash Shell
7 65 (13.46%) Perl
8 46 (9.52%) XQuery
9 31 (6.42%) PHP
9 31 (6.42%) XPath
10 26 (5.38%) Groovy
11 20 (4.14%) C++
12 19 (3.93%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.86%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.04%) VB
15 4 (0.83%) C
15 4 (0.83%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 58 (12.01%) Degree
2 33 (6.83%) CCNA
2 33 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.04%) ISEB
4 5 (1.04%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (14.29%) QA
2 8 (1.66%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (9.11%) Samba
2 27 (5.59%) KVM
3 26 (5.38%) Varnish
3 26 (5.38%) GlusterFS
4 22 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (3.73%) Postfix
5 18 (3.73%) iptables
5 18 (3.73%) XenServer
6 14 (2.90%) Active Directory
7 8 (1.66%) vCloud
8 4 (0.83%) Docker
8 4 (0.83%) Firmware
9 3 (0.62%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.62%) XenApp
9 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.21%) Xen
10 1 (0.21%) LXC
Systems Management
1 144 (29.81%) Puppet
2 117 (24.22%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (13.87%) Ansible
4 56 (11.59%) Salt
5 53 (10.97%) ZABBIX
6 40 (8.28%) Nagios
7 34 (7.04%) Graphite
8 33 (6.83%) Kibana
9 28 (5.80%) logstash
10 26 (5.38%) HAProxy
10 26 (5.38%) StatsD
11 7 (1.45%) Graylog
11 7 (1.45%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.24%) SCCM
12 6 (1.24%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.21%) SCOM
13 1 (0.21%) Cacti
13 1 (0.21%) Munin
13 1 (0.21%) OpenView
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 115 (23.81%) Oracle
2 61 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.42%) Cisco
4 28 (5.80%) Red Hat
4 28 (5.80%) New Relic
5 26 (5.38%) Juniper
5 26 (5.38%) Dell
6 23 (4.76%) VMware
7 21 (4.35%) Citrix
8 15 (3.11%) hybris
9 12 (2.48%) Perforce
10 9 (1.86%) Adobe
11 8 (1.66%) Splunk
12 7 (1.45%) Sybase
13 4 (0.83%) SAP
13 4 (0.83%) EMC
13 4 (0.83%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.62%) Google
14 3 (0.62%) Rackspace
14 3 (0.62%) Symantec
London
ASOS.Com
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: D.O.E. and includes package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Argus Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
ANDigital
Salary: From £49,000 to £77,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago