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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 760 758 769
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 120 121 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 92 104
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 -8 111 £55,000 +4.76% 8
London -19 66 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East -16 17 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Kent - 12 £57,500 -
City of London +15 10 £62,500 +13.63% 2
South West - 9 £41,750 - 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
East of England -14 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire -24 6 £55,000 +15.78%
East Midlands +23 5 - -
Scotland +12 5 £53,000 +19.10% 1
West Yorkshire 0 5 £55,000 -
Leeds -5 5 £55,000 -
Bristol - 5 £67,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 - -
Nottingham - 5 - -
Suffolk - 5 £45,000 -
Ealing +8 4 £51,500 -
Somerset - 4 £35,000 -
Bath - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey -10 3 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Wales - 3 - - 2
Edinburgh - 3 £56,000 - 1
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 2 £67,500 +68.75%
Birmingham - 2 £67,500 -
Redhill - 2 £42,500 -
Glasgow +10 1 £38,500 -18.94%
Bedfordshire +5 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -24 1 £31,000 -22.50%

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 160 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (46.15%) Java
3 131 (43.81%) Subversion
4 117 (39.13%) Windows
5 116 (38.80%) Linux
6 112 (37.46%) Scrum
7 111 (37.12%) Jenkins
8 109 (36.45%) Git (software)
8 109 (36.45%) DevOps
9 102 (34.11%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (30.43%) .NET
11 90 (30.10%) JavaScript
11 90 (30.10%) Puppet
12 84 (28.09%) Maven
13 80 (26.76%) MySQL
14 78 (26.09%) TDD
14 78 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
15 77 (25.75%) SQL
15 77 (25.75%) SQL Server
16 69 (23.08%) Ubuntu
17 67 (22.41%) MVC
18 66 (22.07%) C#
18 66 (22.07%) OO
19 63 (21.07%) Oracle
20 62 (20.74%) Apache
21 61 (20.40%) Finance
22 59 (19.73%) Web Services
22 59 (19.73%) Spring
23 56 (18.73%) HTML
24 55 (18.39%) TeamCity

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 62 (20.74%) Apache
2 37 (12.37%) nginx
3 36 (12.04%) IIS
4 29 (9.70%) Apache Solr
5 28 (9.36%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (6.69%) CMS
7 15 (5.02%) WebSphere
8 12 (4.01%) WebLogic
8 12 (4.01%) OpenStack
9 10 (3.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.01%) JBoss
10 6 (2.01%) Drupal
10 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (2.01%) Confluence
11 5 (1.67%) MediaWiki
12 4 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (1.00%) Node.js
13 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 43 (14.38%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (11.37%) PaaS
4 30 (10.03%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (9.36%) IaaS
6 10 (3.34%) SaaS
7 4 (1.34%) Joyent
8 3 (1.00%) GitHub
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.69%) Firewall
2 19 (6.35%) LDAP
3 15 (5.02%) DNS
3 15 (5.02%) SAN
4 13 (4.35%) VPN
5 9 (3.01%) OSPF
5 9 (3.01%) BGP
5 9 (3.01%) EIGRP
5 9 (3.01%) LAN
5 9 (3.01%) WAN
6 8 (2.68%) VLAN
7 7 (2.34%) NAS
8 5 (1.67%) Network Security
8 5 (1.67%) IPsec
8 5 (1.67%) IPv6
8 5 (1.67%) Internet
9 4 (1.34%) HTTP
9 4 (1.34%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.00%) RFID
10 3 (1.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (26.76%) MySQL
2 77 (25.75%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.70%) MongoDB
4 25 (8.36%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.02%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.34%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.00%) Redis
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.00%) Informix
10 3 (1.00%) DB2
11 2 (0.67%) OLAP
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.67%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 131 (43.81%) Subversion
2 111 (37.12%) Jenkins
3 109 (36.45%) Git (software)
4 84 (28.09%) Maven
5 55 (18.39%) TeamCity
6 33 (11.04%) JUnit
7 30 (10.03%) Eclipse
8 29 (9.70%) Hudson
9 24 (8.03%) Ant
10 23 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (7.02%) jMock
11 21 (7.02%) Mockito
11 21 (7.02%) NetBeans
12 19 (6.35%) Selenium
13 17 (5.69%) Gradle
13 17 (5.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 16 (5.35%) Visual Studio
15 15 (5.02%) IntelliJ
16 13 (4.35%) JIRA
17 12 (4.01%) CruiseControl
General
1 61 (20.40%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Music Industry
3 23 (7.69%) Publishing
4 21 (7.02%) Games
5 18 (6.02%) Banking
6 12 (4.01%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.68%) Retail
8 10 (3.34%) Back Office
9 6 (2.01%) Automotive
10 5 (1.67%) Front Office
11 4 (1.34%) Advertising
12 3 (1.00%) Electronics
13 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (34.45%) Developer
2 59 (19.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (10.03%) Senior Developer
4 21 (7.02%) Java Developer
4 21 (7.02%) Web Engineer
5 20 (6.69%) Operations Engineer
5 20 (6.69%) Software Engineer
5 20 (6.69%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (6.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 19 (6.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 18 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 18 (6.02%) Lead Developer
8 16 (5.35%) Architect
9 15 (5.02%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.35%) PHP Developer
10 13 (4.35%) Build Engineer
11 12 (4.01%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (3.68%) Programmer
13 10 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (30.43%) .NET
2 59 (19.73%) Web Services
2 59 (19.73%) Spring
3 56 (18.73%) HTML
4 53 (17.73%) J2EE
4 53 (17.73%) ASP.NET
5 44 (14.72%) XML
6 38 (12.71%) CSS
7 29 (9.70%) jQuery
8 25 (8.36%) Hibernate
9 24 (8.03%) SOAP
10 22 (7.36%) REST
11 20 (6.69%) Ajax
11 20 (6.69%) Spring MVC
12 17 (5.69%) CSS3
12 17 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (5.69%) HTML5
13 16 (5.35%) Backbone.js
13 16 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (5.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.04%) Open Source
2 28 (9.36%) Blackberry
3 27 (9.03%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.36%) Digital Media
5 17 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.35%) Client/Server
7 12 (4.01%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.34%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.01%) User Experience
11 5 (1.67%) BBC
11 5 (1.67%) Wiki
12 4 (1.34%) Clustering
12 4 (1.34%) IBM XIV
12 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.00%) Web 2.0
14 2 (0.67%) Derivative
14 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 117 (39.13%) Windows
2 116 (38.80%) Linux
3 69 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 33 (11.04%) Debian
5 30 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (8.70%) CentOS
7 26 (8.70%) UNIX
8 17 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.01%) Solaris
10 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.34%) SUSE
11 4 (1.34%) Android
12 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (37.46%) Scrum
3 109 (36.45%) DevOps
4 102 (34.11%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (26.09%) TDD
6 67 (22.41%) MVC
7 66 (22.07%) OO
8 45 (15.05%) SOA
8 45 (15.05%) Software Engineering
9 35 (11.71%) Configuration Management
10 34 (11.37%) Unit Testing
11 33 (11.04%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (10.70%) Kanban
13 29 (9.70%) Mentoring
14 28 (9.36%) Automated Testing
15 26 (8.70%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.03%) Load Balancing
17 22 (7.36%) BDD
17 22 (7.36%) Web Application Development
18 21 (7.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 138 (46.15%) Java
2 90 (30.10%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.75%) SQL
4 66 (22.07%) C#
5 45 (15.05%) Perl
6 42 (14.05%) PHP
7 38 (12.71%) Bash Shell
8 32 (10.70%) PowerShell
8 32 (10.70%) Shell Script
9 30 (10.03%) Ruby
10 24 (8.03%) T-SQL
11 21 (7.02%) Python
12 12 (4.01%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.68%) C
15 7 (2.34%) BeanShell
15 7 (2.34%) XPath
16 6 (2.01%) C++
17 5 (1.67%) VB
18 3 (1.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (10.37%) Degree
2 8 (2.68%) CCNP
2 8 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.01%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.34%) CISSP
4 4 (1.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.34%) CCNA
4 4 (1.34%) CCIE
4 4 (1.34%) CCSP
5 3 (1.00%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) MCTS
6 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.04%) QA
2 10 (3.34%) SLA
3 4 (1.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (12.71%) Samba
2 31 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.03%) KVM
4 28 (9.36%) Varnish
5 9 (3.01%) vCloud
5 9 (3.01%) XenServer
5 9 (3.01%) Postfix
6 8 (2.68%) XenApp
6 8 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.00%) vSphere
8 3 (1.00%) Docker
8 3 (1.00%) NFS
8 3 (1.00%) Firmware
9 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.67%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 90 (30.10%) Puppet
2 78 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (15.05%) ZABBIX
4 41 (13.71%) Graphite
5 30 (10.03%) Nagios
6 28 (9.36%) HAProxy
6 28 (9.36%) StatsD
6 28 (9.36%) logstash
6 28 (9.36%) Kibana
7 10 (3.34%) Salt
7 10 (3.34%) Zenoss
8 6 (2.01%) SCCM
8 6 (2.01%) Ansible
9 5 (1.67%) SCOM
9 5 (1.67%) Cacti
10 4 (1.34%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.00%) Opsview
12 2 (0.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 63 (21.07%) Oracle
2 43 (14.38%) Cisco
3 36 (12.04%) VMware
4 35 (11.71%) Red Hat
5 34 (11.37%) New Relic
6 29 (9.70%) Microsoft
6 29 (9.70%) HP
7 28 (9.36%) Dell
7 28 (9.36%) Juniper
8 23 (7.69%) Sony
8 23 (7.69%) Toshiba
8 23 (7.69%) Apple
9 17 (5.69%) Citrix
10 15 (5.02%) Zend
11 10 (3.34%) Sun
11 10 (3.34%) Perforce
12 9 (3.01%) LANDesk
12 9 (3.01%) Splunk
13 8 (2.68%) AppSense
13 8 (2.68%) IBM
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 23 days ago
Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago