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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 705 766 812
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +46
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 244 219 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 214 161 139
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.45%

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
90489 96461 102042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.62% 85.98% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75205 77953 82278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016 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 1 May 2016. 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
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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 +66 241 £60,000 - 26
London +40 167 £65,000 - 17
City of London +67 26 £70,000 - 6
South West -1 21 £46,250 -38.33% 2
Yorkshire +20 15 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +18 14 £50,000 - 2
Bristol 0 14 £53,750 -28.33%
Leeds +16 13 £50,000 -2.43% 2
South East +8 13 £51,250 -6.81% 3
East of England +23 12 £55,000 +15.78%
North West +33 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Manchester - 10 £45,000 -
Berkshire +16 6 £51,250 +9.04% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £46,250 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Swindon - 5 £45,000 -
Hertford - 5 £45,000 -
Ipswich +6 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Suffolk +6 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Newbury +2 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Cambridge +10 3 £56,000 +49.33%
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £56,000 +49.33%
Scotland -1 3 £34,000 -32.00%
Oxfordshire - 3 £48,750 - 2
East Sussex +22 2 - -
East Midlands +8 2 - - 1
Oxford - 2 £48,750 - 2
Glasgow - 2 £34,000 -
Cheshire +21 1 - - 1
Reading +15 1 £47,500 +1.06% 1

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 302 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (66.97%) Java
3 215 (49.31%) Continuous Integration
4 214 (49.08%) Linux
5 187 (42.89%) Maven
6 170 (38.99%) Git (software)
7 164 (37.61%) Scrum
8 154 (35.32%) TDD
9 150 (34.40%) JavaScript
9 150 (34.40%) Jenkins
10 146 (33.49%) SQL
11 138 (31.65%) Bash Shell
12 136 (31.19%) Ruby
13 131 (30.05%) Web Services
13 131 (30.05%) DevOps
14 126 (28.90%) Configuration Management
15 123 (28.21%) Puppet
16 122 (27.98%) Amazon AWS
17 112 (25.69%) .NET
18 108 (24.77%) Python
19 106 (24.31%) Oracle
19 106 (24.31%) HTML
20 93 (21.33%) CSS
21 92 (21.10%) Spring
21 92 (21.10%) RESTful
22 88 (20.18%) Selenium
23 87 (19.95%) OO
24 84 (19.27%) C#
25 83 (19.04%) Big Data
26 82 (18.81%) Microsoft

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 73 (16.74%) Tomcat
2 67 (15.37%) Apache
3 41 (9.40%) nginx
4 39 (8.94%) Jetty
5 37 (8.49%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (7.11%) OpenStack
7 30 (6.88%) Confluence
8 25 (5.73%) WebSphere
9 23 (5.28%) Apache Solr
9 23 (5.28%) JBoss
10 21 (4.82%) CloudStack
10 21 (4.82%) WebLogic
10 21 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (3.44%) Node.js
12 12 (2.75%) CMS
13 8 (1.83%) IIS
14 5 (1.15%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.92%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.15%) HipChat
3 2 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 122 (27.98%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (3.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (2.75%) SaaS
6 8 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.92%) GitHub
7 4 (0.92%) IaaS
8 3 (0.69%) Joyent
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.17%) Firewall
2 23 (5.28%) LDAP
3 18 (4.13%) DNS
3 18 (4.13%) VPN
4 16 (3.67%) VLAN
5 6 (1.38%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.92%) HTTP
6 4 (0.92%) Internet
7 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.46%) BGP
8 2 (0.46%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.46%) IPsec
8 2 (0.46%) IPv6
8 2 (0.46%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.46%) LAN
8 2 (0.46%) NAS
8 2 (0.46%) Network Security
8 2 (0.46%) OSPF
8 2 (0.46%) SAN
8 2 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (19.04%) Big Data
2 77 (17.66%) MySQL
3 73 (16.74%) NoSQL
4 70 (16.06%) SQL Server
5 41 (9.40%) Relational Database
6 39 (8.94%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.59%) Redis
8 18 (4.13%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.21%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.83%) RavenDB
11 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.46%) SQLite
14 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 187 (42.89%) Maven
2 170 (38.99%) Git (software)
3 150 (34.40%) Jenkins
4 88 (20.18%) Selenium
5 82 (18.81%) Subversion
6 64 (14.68%) JIRA
7 62 (14.22%) Gradle
8 45 (10.32%) Ant
8 45 (10.32%) JUnit
9 44 (10.09%) TeamCity
10 33 (7.57%) Cucumber
11 28 (6.42%) WebDriver
12 22 (5.05%) Mockito
12 22 (5.05%) Visual Studio
13 15 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (3.21%) NuGet
15 13 (2.98%) Artifactory
15 13 (2.98%) jMock
15 13 (2.98%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 75 (17.20%) Finance
2 25 (5.73%) Banking
3 13 (2.98%) Publishing
4 9 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.61%) Marketing
6 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.15%) Retail
7 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.46%) Electronics
8 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 186 (42.66%) Developer
2 113 (25.92%) Java Developer
3 98 (22.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 57 (13.07%) Senior Developer
5 44 (10.09%) Linux Engineer
6 43 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 41 (9.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 41 (9.40%) Lead Developer
7 41 (9.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 39 (8.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 39 (8.94%) Software Engineer
9 37 (8.49%) Java Engineer
10 33 (7.57%) Test Automation Engineer
10 33 (7.57%) Test Engineer
11 29 (6.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 28 (6.42%) C# Developer
12 28 (6.42%) Java Software Engineer
12 28 (6.42%) Lead Java Developer
13 27 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
14 22 (5.05%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (30.05%) Web Services
2 112 (25.69%) .NET
3 106 (24.31%) HTML
4 93 (21.33%) CSS
5 92 (21.10%) RESTful
5 92 (21.10%) Spring
6 62 (14.22%) HTML5
7 55 (12.61%) AngularJS
8 42 (9.63%) XML
9 41 (9.40%) Hibernate
10 36 (8.26%) LAMP
11 29 (6.65%) CSS3
12 28 (6.42%) ASP.NET
13 26 (5.96%) JSON
13 26 (5.96%) REST
14 24 (5.50%) jQuery
15 20 (4.59%) J2EE
15 20 (4.59%) Lucene
15 20 (4.59%) MCollective
16 19 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.67%) Semantic Web
4 10 (2.29%) User Experience
5 9 (2.06%) Fintech
6 8 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.92%) Wiki
11 3 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.69%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 214 (49.08%) Linux
2 79 (18.12%) Windows
3 65 (14.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (12.16%) Unix
5 46 (10.55%) Ubuntu
6 37 (8.49%) CentOS
7 32 (7.34%) Solaris
8 10 (2.29%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.61%) Debian
10 5 (1.15%) Android
11 4 (0.92%) AIX
11 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.69%) HPUX
12 3 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.46%) SmartOS
13 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (49.31%) Continuous Integration
3 164 (37.61%) Scrum
4 154 (35.32%) TDD
5 131 (30.05%) DevOps
6 126 (28.90%) Configuration Management
7 87 (19.95%) OO
8 73 (16.74%) Software Engineering
9 70 (16.06%) BDD
10 61 (13.99%) Test Automation
11 59 (13.53%) Open Source
12 54 (12.39%) Unit Testing
13 51 (11.70%) Continuous Delivery
14 44 (10.09%) Automation Testing
15 42 (9.63%) MVC
16 41 (9.40%) Automated Testing
16 41 (9.40%) E-Commerce
16 41 (9.40%) Mentoring
17 31 (7.11%) Release Management
18 29 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 292 (66.97%) Java
2 150 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 146 (33.49%) SQL
4 138 (31.65%) Bash Shell
5 136 (31.19%) Ruby
6 108 (24.77%) Python
7 84 (19.27%) C#
8 47 (10.78%) Shell Script
9 45 (10.32%) C++
10 40 (9.17%) Scala
11 21 (4.82%) PHP
12 20 (4.59%) Perl
13 17 (3.90%) PL/SQL
14 16 (3.67%) T-SQL
15 15 (3.44%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.15%) C
17 5 (1.15%) Clojure
17 5 (1.15%) Groovy
18 3 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (9.63%) Degree
2 19 (4.36%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.13%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.90%) AWS Certification
5 11 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.61%) ISEB
8 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.69%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.46%) MCAD
9 2 (0.46%) MCPD
9 2 (0.46%) MCSD
9 2 (0.46%) MCTS
10 1 (0.23%) MCITP
10 1 (0.23%) MCSE
10 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.55%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (10.09%) Docker
3 32 (7.34%) vSphere
3 32 (7.34%) Xen
4 23 (5.28%) XenServer
5 15 (3.44%) LXC
6 11 (2.52%) KVM
7 2 (0.46%) iptables
7 2 (0.46%) NFS
7 2 (0.46%) Postfix
7 2 (0.46%) Samba
8 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 123 (28.21%) Puppet
2 69 (15.83%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (10.09%) Ansible
4 31 (7.11%) ZABBIX
5 27 (6.19%) Terraform
6 24 (5.50%) Salt
7 21 (4.82%) Cobbler
7 21 (4.82%) Tivoli
8 16 (3.67%) Graphite
9 8 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
10 7 (1.61%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.92%) vRealize
12 3 (0.69%) CA Service Virtualization
12 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.46%) Kibana
13 2 (0.46%) logstash
13 2 (0.46%) SCCM
14 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
14 1 (0.23%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 106 (24.31%) Oracle
2 82 (18.81%) Microsoft
3 54 (12.39%) VMware
4 29 (6.65%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.73%) Atlassian
6 21 (4.82%) EnterpriseDB
7 15 (3.44%) Percona
8 14 (3.21%) Perforce
9 11 (2.52%) Sybase
10 8 (1.83%) Zend
11 7 (1.61%) Google
12 6 (1.38%) HP
13 4 (0.92%) Adobe
13 4 (0.92%) Appcelerator
13 4 (0.92%) CA
13 4 (0.92%) Intalio
13 4 (0.92%) Pega
14 3 (0.69%) Rally
15 2 (0.46%) Citrix
15 2 (0.46%) SAP
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
KPRS
Salary: From £58,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Kainos Software Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Attractive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago