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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 713 755 798
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +43
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 184 126 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 123 100 63
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +4.00%

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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +23 182 £52,500 - 14
London +62 127 £55,000 - 8
South East -11 26 £50,000 -3.84% 2
City of London +17 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hampshire +3 11 £46,000 -
East Midlands -2 10 - -
Nottinghamshire - 10 - -
Nottingham - 10 - -
Harrow -11 5 £40,000 -30.43%
East of England -17 5 £40,000 -23.80%
South West -25 5 £40,000 +14.28% 3
East Sussex -29 5 £47,500 -8.65%
Cheshire - 5 £40,000 -
North West - 5 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
Suffolk +10 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Ealing +3 4 £60,000 +22.44%
Surrey -21 4 - - 1
Brighton -22 4 £45,000 -13.46%
Yorkshire -35 4 £41,750 -20.47% 1
Knutsford - 4 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £41,750 - 1
Chippenham - 3 £40,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +7 2 - -
Bury St Edmunds +1 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Ipswich - 2 £45,000 -
Woking - 2 - -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 212 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (49.87%) Java
3 167 (42.49%) Linux
4 158 (40.20%) Subversion
5 146 (37.15%) Continuous Integration
6 143 (36.39%) Scrum
7 133 (33.84%) Git (software)
8 132 (33.59%) DevOps
9 131 (33.33%) .NET
10 129 (32.82%) Puppet
11 127 (32.32%) Jenkins
12 120 (30.53%) JavaScript
13 118 (30.03%) Windows
14 106 (26.97%) SQL Server
15 98 (24.94%) SQL
16 97 (24.68%) Opscode Chef
17 91 (23.16%) MySQL
18 88 (22.39%) C#
19 87 (22.14%) Maven
20 83 (21.12%) TDD
21 77 (19.59%) Web Services
21 77 (19.59%) Ubuntu
22 76 (19.34%) XML
23 74 (18.83%) TeamCity
24 73 (18.58%) Oracle
24 73 (18.58%) Degree
25 69 (17.56%) MVC
25 69 (17.56%) Computer Science
26 68 (17.30%) Configuration Management
27 67 (17.05%) OO

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 66 (16.79%) Apache
2 54 (13.74%) IIS
3 41 (10.43%) Apache Solr
4 38 (9.67%) Elasticsearch
5 36 (9.16%) nginx
6 18 (4.58%) OpenStack
6 18 (4.58%) CMS
7 9 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.29%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.29%) Confluence
8 6 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.27%) Drupal
9 5 (1.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.51%) Node.js
11 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.25%) Tridion
2 1 (0.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (8.65%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (7.89%) PaaS
4 31 (7.89%) IaaS
5 11 (2.80%) Joyent
6 10 (2.54%) GitHub
6 10 (2.54%) SaaS
7 7 (1.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.62%) Firewall
2 20 (5.09%) DNS
3 19 (4.83%) SAN
4 18 (4.58%) Internet
4 18 (4.58%) NAS
5 17 (4.33%) VLAN
5 17 (4.33%) LDAP
6 14 (3.56%) VPN
7 9 (2.29%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.04%) iSCSI
9 7 (1.78%) WAN
10 5 (1.27%) DHCP
11 3 (0.76%) HTTP
11 3 (0.76%) LAN
11 3 (0.76%) OSPF
11 3 (0.76%) BGP
11 3 (0.76%) EIGRP
11 3 (0.76%) Multicast
12 2 (0.51%) SSL
13 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 91 (23.16%) MySQL
3 49 (12.47%) MongoDB
4 36 (9.16%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.09%) Oracle Database
5 20 (5.09%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.56%) MarkLogic
8 12 (3.05%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.53%) Redis
10 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.76%) MS Access
14 2 (0.51%) OLAP
15 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.25%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 158 (40.20%) Subversion
2 133 (33.84%) Git (software)
3 127 (32.32%) Jenkins
4 87 (22.14%) Maven
5 74 (18.83%) TeamCity
6 47 (11.96%) Ant
7 41 (10.43%) JUnit
8 35 (8.91%) Selenium
9 26 (6.62%) Hudson
10 24 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (6.11%) Eclipse
11 22 (5.60%) CruiseControl
12 17 (4.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 17 (4.33%) JIRA
13 16 (4.07%) jMock
13 16 (4.07%) Mockito
14 15 (3.82%) Visual Studio
15 13 (3.31%) Gradle
16 12 (3.05%) Cucumber
17 11 (2.80%) NetBeans
General
1 60 (15.27%) Finance
2 36 (9.16%) Publishing
3 31 (7.89%) Music Industry
4 14 (3.56%) Games
4 14 (3.56%) Back Office
5 11 (2.80%) Banking
5 11 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.04%) Retail
6 8 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.02%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Advertising
8 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 135 (34.35%) Developer
2 63 (16.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (10.69%) Web Engineer
4 38 (9.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 33 (8.40%) Operations Engineer
5 33 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (8.40%) Administrator
6 30 (7.63%) Software Engineer
6 30 (7.63%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 27 (6.87%) Linux Administrator
9 24 (6.11%) Build Engineer
9 24 (6.11%) Consultant
10 23 (5.85%) Java Developer
10 23 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 23 (5.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (5.34%) Lead Developer
12 19 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (4.58%) Technical Leader
14 17 (4.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (33.33%) .NET
2 77 (19.59%) Web Services
3 76 (19.34%) XML
4 66 (16.79%) ASP.NET
5 63 (16.03%) Spring
6 61 (15.52%) CSS
6 61 (15.52%) J2EE
7 60 (15.27%) HTML
8 49 (12.47%) jQuery
9 32 (8.14%) AngularJS
10 31 (7.89%) JSP
11 29 (7.38%) REST
12 28 (7.12%) CSS3
12 28 (7.12%) HTML5
13 26 (6.62%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (5.60%) Backbone.js
15 21 (5.34%) SOAP
16 20 (5.09%) Ajax
16 20 (5.09%) XSL
17 19 (4.83%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.56%) Computer Science
2 67 (17.05%) Open Source
3 31 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 30 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.83%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.53%) W3C
6 6 (1.53%) User Experience
7 5 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.02%) New Media
8 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.76%) Physics
10 2 (0.51%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.51%) Clustering
11 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 167 (42.49%) Linux
2 118 (30.03%) Windows
3 77 (19.59%) Ubuntu
4 46 (11.70%) Debian
5 38 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (9.41%) UNIX
7 30 (7.63%) CentOS
8 19 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (3.31%) OpenBSD
10 13 (3.31%) Solaris
11 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.27%) SmartOS
12 3 (0.76%) SUSE
12 3 (0.76%) Android
13 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (37.15%) Continuous Integration
3 143 (36.39%) Scrum
4 132 (33.59%) DevOps
5 83 (21.12%) TDD
6 69 (17.56%) MVC
7 68 (17.30%) Configuration Management
8 67 (17.05%) OO
9 61 (15.52%) SOA
10 53 (13.49%) Mentoring
11 52 (13.23%) Kanban
12 47 (11.96%) Software Engineering
13 41 (10.43%) Unit Testing
13 41 (10.43%) Load Balancing
14 38 (9.67%) BDD
15 36 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (8.40%) E-Commerce
17 32 (8.14%) Service Delivery
18 31 (7.89%) Automated Testing
19 30 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 196 (49.87%) Java
2 120 (30.53%) JavaScript
3 98 (24.94%) SQL
4 88 (22.39%) C#
5 43 (10.94%) Python
6 41 (10.43%) PHP
7 39 (9.92%) Perl
8 34 (8.65%) Ruby
9 33 (8.40%) Shell Script
9 33 (8.40%) T-SQL
10 23 (5.85%) PowerShell
11 22 (5.60%) Bash Shell
12 13 (3.31%) PL/SQL
13 12 (3.05%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.29%) XPath
15 8 (2.04%) XQuery
15 8 (2.04%) BeanShell
16 7 (1.78%) Apex Code
17 6 (1.53%) C
18 5 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (18.58%) Degree
2 7 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) CCNP
3 3 (0.76%) CCNA
3 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.51%) MCTS
5 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.98%) QA
2 29 (7.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (9.16%) Samba
2 33 (8.40%) Varnish
2 33 (8.40%) KVM
3 19 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (4.58%) vCloud
5 9 (2.29%) NFS
5 9 (2.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.27%) Docker
7 3 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.76%) Xen
7 3 (0.76%) Postfix
7 3 (0.76%) XenServer
8 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 129 (32.82%) Puppet
2 97 (24.68%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (16.79%) ZABBIX
4 42 (10.69%) Nagios
5 40 (10.18%) Kibana
6 34 (8.65%) logstash
7 33 (8.40%) HAProxy
7 33 (8.40%) StatsD
8 27 (6.87%) Zenoss
9 7 (1.78%) Graylog2
10 3 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.76%) WSUS
11 2 (0.51%) SCCM
11 2 (0.51%) OpenView
11 2 (0.51%) Munin
12 1 (0.25%) Hyperic
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.25%) Cacti
12 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (18.58%) Oracle
2 45 (11.45%) Cisco
3 43 (10.94%) VMware
3 43 (10.94%) New Relic
4 37 (9.41%) Dell
5 33 (8.40%) Juniper
5 33 (8.40%) HP
6 31 (7.89%) Apple
6 31 (7.89%) Sony
6 31 (7.89%) Toshiba
7 29 (7.38%) Red Hat
8 28 (7.12%) Microsoft
9 27 (6.87%) Perforce
10 19 (4.83%) Zend
11 15 (3.82%) Splunk
12 14 (3.56%) hybris
13 13 (3.31%) Adobe
14 11 (2.80%) Rackspace
15 8 (2.04%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.78%) Sun
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