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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 643 707 733
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +26
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 251 190 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 209 122 117
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 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +76 245 £60,000 +20.00% 34
London +46 170 £60,000 +14.28% 23
South East +16 36 £60,000 +20.00% 8
South West +8 20 £70,000 +75.00% 2
City of London +33 16 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 13 £57,500 -
Surrey +22 11 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Ealing -20 11 £55,000 -8.33%
Leeds +26 10 £53,250 -
Yorkshire +19 10 £53,250 +27.54%
West Yorkshire +13 10 £53,250 -
Bristol - 10 £70,000 -
Berkshire +19 7 £65,000 - 2
Paddington - 7 £55,000 -
Reading - 6 £65,000 - 2
Croydon - 6 £60,000 -
Kidlington - 5 £57,500 -
Egham - 5 £65,000 -
Plymouth - 5 - -
Devon - 5 - -
Kent - 4 £67,500 - 2
Scotland +8 3 £39,750 -27.72% 1
Wales -2 3 £42,000 -
North West -2 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
South Wales - 3 £42,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Somerset - 3 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £67,500 - 1
Bath - 3 £40,000 -
Hampshire +18 2 £37,500 -31.81% 1

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 304 (61.66%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (54.36%) Java
3 202 (40.97%) Linux
4 185 (37.53%) JavaScript
5 168 (34.08%) DevOps
6 166 (33.67%) SQL
7 156 (31.64%) Git (software)
8 153 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
9 151 (30.63%) Spring
10 143 (29.01%) TDD
11 141 (28.60%) HTML
12 140 (28.40%) Jenkins
12 140 (28.40%) Puppet
13 137 (27.79%) Maven
14 135 (27.38%) MySQL
15 130 (26.37%) Subversion
16 127 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
17 126 (25.56%) .NET
18 120 (24.34%) Oracle
18 120 (24.34%) Opscode Chef
19 111 (22.52%) Windows
20 110 (22.31%) MVC
21 105 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
22 102 (20.69%) OO
23 101 (20.49%) Web Services
24 99 (20.08%) Python
24 99 (20.08%) SQL Server
25 97 (19.68%) JUnit
26 95 (19.27%) Ruby
27 93 (18.86%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 88 (17.85%) Apache
2 74 (15.01%) nginx
3 53 (10.75%) Tomcat
4 41 (8.32%) OpenStack
5 37 (7.51%) IIS
6 33 (6.69%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (6.09%) Apache Solr
8 28 (5.68%) Confluence
9 16 (3.25%) MediaWiki
10 9 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (1.62%) CMS
12 7 (1.42%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.22%) JBoss
13 6 (1.22%) Umbraco
14 5 (1.01%) Node.js
15 4 (0.81%) FileNet
15 4 (0.81%) Documentum
16 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 35 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (3.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle iProcurement
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (1.42%) Oracle AGIS
3 7 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.41%) Documaker
7 1 (0.20%) Summit
7 1 (0.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 127 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (7.30%) PaaS
4 34 (6.90%) IaaS
5 27 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.81%) Joyent
8 4 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.61%) Office 365
9 3 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.41%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.20%) Yammer
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.17%) LAN
2 50 (10.14%) WAN
3 27 (5.48%) LDAP
4 24 (4.87%) Firewall
5 21 (4.26%) VPN
6 16 (3.25%) IPv6
6 16 (3.25%) OSPF
6 16 (3.25%) BGP
6 16 (3.25%) EIGRP
6 16 (3.25%) IPsec
6 16 (3.25%) Network Security
7 14 (2.84%) DNS
8 11 (2.23%) SSL
8 11 (2.23%) DHCP
9 10 (2.03%) WLAN
9 10 (2.03%) Internet
10 7 (1.42%) HTTP
11 6 (1.22%) SAN
12 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.61%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (27.38%) MySQL
2 99 (20.08%) SQL Server
3 80 (16.23%) MongoDB
4 62 (12.58%) Relational Database
5 28 (5.68%) RavenDB
6 22 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (4.06%) MarkLogic
9 19 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.04%) Big Data
11 12 (2.43%) NoSQL
12 11 (2.23%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.42%) Redis
15 5 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.81%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
17 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 156 (31.64%) Git (software)
2 140 (28.40%) Jenkins
3 137 (27.79%) Maven
4 130 (26.37%) Subversion
5 97 (19.68%) JUnit
6 65 (13.18%) Mockito
7 64 (12.98%) Selenium
8 56 (11.36%) Hudson
9 55 (11.16%) jMock
10 42 (8.52%) Ant
11 39 (7.91%) TeamCity
12 33 (6.69%) Cucumber
13 30 (6.09%) JIRA
14 29 (5.88%) Eclipse
15 26 (5.27%) Visual Studio
16 25 (5.07%) Gradle
17 16 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 14 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (2.64%) Grunt
20 11 (2.23%) Mocha
General
1 63 (12.78%) Finance
2 37 (7.51%) Back Office
3 31 (6.29%) Retail
4 26 (5.27%) Automotive
5 25 (5.07%) Banking
6 15 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.23%) Games
8 8 (1.62%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.42%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.01%) Electronics
12 4 (0.81%) Front Office
12 4 (0.81%) Marketing
13 2 (0.41%) Billing
13 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 200 (40.57%) Developer
2 134 (27.18%) Java Developer
3 94 (19.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 80 (16.23%) Senior Developer
5 71 (14.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 60 (12.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 42 (8.52%) Software Engineer
8 24 (4.87%) Lead Software Engineer
9 23 (4.67%) Automation Engineer
9 23 (4.67%) Lead Developer
10 20 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (4.06%) Lead Java Developer
11 18 (3.65%) Consultant
11 18 (3.65%) Architect
11 18 (3.65%) Administrator
11 18 (3.65%) Test Engineer
11 18 (3.65%) Build Engineer
12 17 (3.45%) Tester
12 17 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.04%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (30.63%) Spring
2 141 (28.60%) HTML
3 126 (25.56%) .NET
4 101 (20.49%) Web Services
5 86 (17.44%) CSS
6 78 (15.82%) JSP
7 74 (15.01%) REST
8 70 (14.20%) ASP.NET
9 67 (13.59%) J2EE
9 67 (13.59%) XML
10 64 (12.98%) Hibernate
11 54 (10.95%) Servlets
11 54 (10.95%) LAMP
12 53 (10.75%) JSTL
13 51 (10.34%) Spring MVC
13 51 (10.34%) SOAP
14 44 (8.92%) jQuery
15 38 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (6.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (8.92%) Data Centre
3 39 (7.91%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.27%) Blackberry
4 26 (5.27%) BBC
5 22 (4.46%) Wiki
6 15 (3.04%) Blog
6 15 (3.04%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.64%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.23%) Physics
8 11 (2.23%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.83%) W3C
10 8 (1.62%) EMV
10 8 (1.62%) Clustering
11 7 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.01%) User Experience
12 5 (1.01%) Life Science
12 5 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.81%) Online Games
13 4 (0.81%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 202 (40.97%) Linux
2 111 (22.52%) Windows
3 62 (12.58%) Ubuntu
4 44 (8.92%) Debian
5 43 (8.72%) UNIX
6 34 (6.90%) CentOS
7 27 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.03%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.42%) Solaris
13 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.61%) Android
13 3 (0.61%) SmartOS
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.41%) AIX
15 1 (0.20%) SUSE
15 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (61.66%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (34.08%) DevOps
3 153 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (29.01%) TDD
5 110 (22.31%) MVC
6 102 (20.69%) OO
7 93 (18.86%) Configuration Management
8 86 (17.44%) BDD
9 69 (14.00%) Mentoring
10 68 (13.79%) Scrum
11 60 (12.17%) Software Engineering
12 56 (11.36%) Content Management
13 53 (10.75%) Open Source
14 52 (10.55%) SDLC
15 48 (9.74%) E-Commerce
16 45 (9.13%) Automated Testing
17 44 (8.92%) Software Delivery
18 42 (8.52%) Test Automation
19 38 (7.71%) Continuous Delivery
20 36 (7.30%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 268 (54.36%) Java
2 185 (37.53%) JavaScript
3 166 (33.67%) SQL
4 99 (20.08%) Python
5 95 (19.27%) Ruby
6 93 (18.86%) C#
7 78 (15.82%) Bash Shell
8 65 (13.18%) Perl
9 45 (9.13%) XQuery
10 32 (6.49%) Groovy
11 28 (5.68%) PHP
12 24 (4.87%) XPath
13 23 (4.67%) PowerShell
14 22 (4.46%) C++
15 12 (2.43%) T-SQL
15 12 (2.43%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.62%) VB
17 5 (1.01%) VBScript
18 4 (0.81%) F#
18 4 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (10.95%) Degree
2 32 (6.49%) CCNA
2 32 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.01%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (14.60%) QA
2 11 (2.23%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (8.52%) Samba
2 29 (5.88%) KVM
3 26 (5.27%) Varnish
3 26 (5.27%) GlusterFS
4 24 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (3.45%) Active Directory
6 16 (3.25%) Postfix
6 16 (3.25%) iptables
6 16 (3.25%) XenServer
7 10 (2.03%) vCloud
8 7 (1.42%) Docker
9 3 (0.61%) LXC
9 3 (0.61%) XenApp
9 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.61%) Firmware
9 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.61%) Xen
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 140 (28.40%) Puppet
2 120 (24.34%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (14.40%) Ansible
4 56 (11.36%) Salt
5 53 (10.75%) ZABBIX
6 41 (8.32%) Nagios
7 36 (7.30%) Graphite
8 33 (6.69%) Kibana
9 28 (5.68%) logstash
10 26 (5.27%) HAProxy
10 26 (5.27%) StatsD
11 7 (1.42%) SCCM
11 7 (1.42%) Zenoss
11 7 (1.42%) Graylog
12 6 (1.22%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
14 1 (0.20%) OpenView
14 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Satellite
14 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 120 (24.34%) Oracle
2 64 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.49%) Cisco
4 28 (5.68%) Red Hat
4 28 (5.68%) New Relic
5 26 (5.27%) Dell
5 26 (5.27%) Juniper
6 25 (5.07%) VMware
7 19 (3.85%) Citrix
8 14 (2.84%) hybris
9 12 (2.43%) Perforce
10 8 (1.62%) Splunk
11 6 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.22%) Adobe
12 4 (0.81%) IBM
12 4 (0.81%) Sybase
12 4 (0.81%) SAP
12 4 (0.81%) EMC
12 4 (0.81%) Google
12 4 (0.81%) Apple
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £65,000 per annum £65K + Bonus + Bens + Shares etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kainos
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K-80k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Ortolan Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago