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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 735 773 774
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 143 120 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 89 87
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.76%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
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 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 30 January 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 January 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 +8 128 £57,500 +4.54% 27
London +10 80 £57,500 +4.54% 21
South East -18 28 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Kent - 16 £57,500 - 1
Scotland +6 7 £53,000 +19.10% 1
South West -9 7 £67,500 +14.89% 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
City of London +4 6 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Bristol - 6 £67,500 - 1
Surrey -9 5 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Wales - 5 - -
Yorkshire -18 4 £52,500 +31.25%
West Midlands - 4 £67,500 - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £75,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £67,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £53,000 - 1
Oxford - 4 £75,000 -
Leeds +1 3 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -4 3 £55,000 -
East of England -12 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Ealing - 2 £51,500 -
Ipswich - 2 £45,000 -
Redhill - 2 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £55,000 -
Glasgow +10 1 - -
Bedfordshire +8 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -12 1 £31,000 -22.50%

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 138 (49.29%) Java
2 137 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (37.14%) Windows
4 103 (36.79%) Linux
4 103 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (36.79%) DevOps
5 100 (35.71%) Subversion
6 92 (32.86%) Git (software)
7 91 (32.50%) Jenkins
8 88 (31.43%) JavaScript
9 87 (31.07%) Scrum
10 80 (28.57%) SQL
11 75 (26.79%) TDD
11 75 (26.79%) Puppet
12 74 (26.43%) C#
13 73 (26.07%) SQL Server
14 71 (25.36%) Maven
15 70 (25.00%) .NET
16 66 (23.57%) Web Services
17 62 (22.14%) MVC
18 60 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
19 58 (20.71%) MySQL
19 58 (20.71%) Oracle
20 57 (20.36%) OO
20 57 (20.36%) Finance
21 53 (18.93%) HTML
22 50 (17.86%) Spring
22 50 (17.86%) TeamCity
23 48 (17.14%) Apache
24 47 (16.79%) Unit Testing

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (17.14%) Apache
2 29 (10.36%) nginx
3 25 (8.93%) IIS
4 16 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 15 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 15 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (5.00%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.57%) Confluence
7 10 (3.57%) MediaWiki
7 10 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.57%) CMS
8 8 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.14%) JBoss
10 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.07%) Drupal
10 3 (1.07%) Node.js
10 3 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.71%) Lync
11 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.21%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.36%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 35 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.86%) PaaS
3 16 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (5.36%) IaaS
5 5 (1.79%) SaaS
6 4 (1.43%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.36%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.07%) Firewall
2 20 (7.14%) LDAP
3 14 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 14 (5.00%) OSPF
3 14 (5.00%) BGP
3 14 (5.00%) LAN
3 14 (5.00%) VPN
3 14 (5.00%) WAN
4 12 (4.29%) SAN
5 11 (3.93%) DNS
6 10 (3.57%) Network Security
6 10 (3.57%) IPv6
6 10 (3.57%) IPsec
7 6 (2.14%) Internet
8 5 (1.79%) RFID
9 4 (1.43%) VLAN
9 4 (1.43%) NAS
10 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.07%) FWSM
10 3 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 58 (20.71%) MySQL
3 31 (11.07%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.64%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.64%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.21%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.43%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.43%) DB2
10 3 (1.07%) Informix
10 3 (1.07%) Redis
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.71%) OLAP
11 2 (0.71%) MSDE
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 100 (35.71%) Subversion
2 92 (32.86%) Git (software)
3 91 (32.50%) Jenkins
4 71 (25.36%) Maven
5 50 (17.86%) TeamCity
6 38 (13.57%) Eclipse
7 28 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 27 (9.64%) JUnit
9 25 (8.93%) Hudson
10 24 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (7.14%) Ant
12 19 (6.79%) Mockito
12 19 (6.79%) jMock
13 17 (6.07%) JIRA
14 13 (4.64%) NetBeans
15 11 (3.93%) CruiseControl
16 10 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (3.57%) Gradle
16 10 (3.57%) Selenium
16 10 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (20.36%) Finance
2 25 (8.93%) Banking
3 18 (6.43%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.00%) Front Office
4 14 (5.00%) Publishing
5 12 (4.29%) Music Industry
5 12 (4.29%) Retail
5 12 (4.29%) Games
6 6 (2.14%) Electronics
6 6 (2.14%) Automotive
6 6 (2.14%) Back Office
7 3 (1.07%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (36.43%) Developer
2 69 (24.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (11.79%) Java Developer
4 30 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 19 (6.79%) Lead Developer
6 19 (6.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 17 (6.07%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (5.71%) Programmer
8 16 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (5.36%) Build Engineer
9 15 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.00%) Architect
11 13 (4.64%) C# Developer
12 12 (4.29%) Java Programmer
13 11 (3.93%) .NET Developer
14 10 (3.57%) Lead Software Engineer
15 9 (3.21%) Administrator
15 9 (3.21%) Team Leader
15 9 (3.21%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (25.00%) .NET
2 66 (23.57%) Web Services
3 53 (18.93%) HTML
4 50 (17.86%) Spring
5 45 (16.07%) J2EE
6 41 (14.64%) ASP.NET
7 34 (12.14%) XML
8 30 (10.71%) CSS
9 26 (9.29%) Hibernate
10 22 (7.86%) REST
10 22 (7.86%) SOAP
11 20 (7.14%) Spring MVC
11 20 (7.14%) jQuery
11 20 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (5.71%) JSON
13 15 (5.36%) Ajax
14 13 (4.64%) Backbone.js
15 12 (4.29%) XSLT
15 12 (4.29%) JDBC
16 11 (3.93%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.07%) Open Source
2 21 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.64%) Client/Server
5 12 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.93%) User Experience
7 10 (3.57%) Digital Media
7 10 (3.57%) Wiki
8 8 (2.86%) Blog
9 6 (2.14%) Clustering
10 5 (1.79%) BBC
10 5 (1.79%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.43%) IBM XIV
12 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.71%) Derivative
13 2 (0.71%) Physics
14 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 104 (37.14%) Windows
2 103 (36.79%) Linux
3 47 (16.79%) Ubuntu
4 27 (9.64%) CentOS
5 25 (8.93%) Debian
6 22 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (7.50%) UNIX
8 15 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.21%) Android
11 5 (1.79%) Solaris
11 5 (1.79%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.43%) SUSE
13 2 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
2 103 (36.79%) DevOps
3 87 (31.07%) Scrum
4 75 (26.79%) TDD
5 62 (22.14%) MVC
6 57 (20.36%) OO
7 47 (16.79%) Unit Testing
8 37 (13.21%) Configuration Management
8 37 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 33 (11.79%) Kanban
10 32 (11.43%) SOA
11 27 (9.64%) Automated Testing
12 26 (9.29%) E-Commerce
13 24 (8.57%) Performance Testing
13 24 (8.57%) Mentoring
14 23 (8.21%) BDD
15 22 (7.86%) Integration Testing
15 22 (7.86%) Multithreading
16 20 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 138 (49.29%) Java
2 88 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 80 (28.57%) SQL
4 74 (26.43%) C#
5 46 (16.43%) Perl
6 43 (15.36%) PowerShell
7 42 (15.00%) Bash Shell
8 38 (13.57%) Ruby
9 34 (12.14%) PHP
10 25 (8.93%) Shell Script
11 22 (7.86%) Python
12 15 (5.36%) C
13 14 (5.00%) T-SQL
14 12 (4.29%) C++
15 9 (3.21%) XPath
16 8 (2.86%) VB.NET
16 8 (2.86%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.79%) Embedded C
17 5 (1.79%) Embedded C++
17 5 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (10.71%) Degree
2 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.86%) AWS Certification
3 8 (2.86%) CCNP
4 6 (2.14%) CCNA
5 4 (1.43%) CCIE
5 4 (1.43%) CCSP
5 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.43%) CISSP
5 4 (1.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.07%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.14%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) SLA
3 4 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.71%) Samba
3 17 (6.07%) KVM
4 15 (5.36%) Varnish
5 14 (5.00%) XenServer
5 14 (5.00%) Postfix
6 8 (2.86%) XenApp
6 8 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.79%) Firmware
7 5 (1.79%) vCloud
8 4 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.07%) vSphere
9 3 (1.07%) Docker
10 2 (0.71%) Xen
10 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.36%) Squid
Systems Management
1 75 (26.79%) Puppet
2 60 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (11.43%) ZABBIX
4 23 (8.21%) Graphite
5 17 (6.07%) Nagios
6 15 (5.36%) StatsD
6 15 (5.36%) logstash
6 15 (5.36%) HAProxy
6 15 (5.36%) Kibana
7 13 (4.64%) Salt
8 7 (2.50%) Ansible
9 6 (2.14%) SCCM
10 5 (1.79%) SCOM
10 5 (1.79%) Cacti
10 5 (1.79%) Zenoss
11 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (1.43%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.07%) Opsview
12 3 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.71%) Munin
Vendors
1 58 (20.71%) Oracle
2 45 (16.07%) VMware
3 41 (14.64%) Microsoft
4 31 (11.07%) Red Hat
5 30 (10.71%) Cisco
6 24 (8.57%) New Relic
7 22 (7.86%) Citrix
8 16 (5.71%) HP
9 15 (5.36%) Dell
9 15 (5.36%) Juniper
10 10 (3.57%) Apple
10 10 (3.57%) Sony
10 10 (3.57%) Toshiba
11 9 (3.21%) IBM
11 9 (3.21%) Google
11 9 (3.21%) LANDesk
12 8 (2.86%) Zend
12 8 (2.86%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.86%) AppSense
13 6 (2.14%) Sybase
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 5500
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: £salary dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANDigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
MapMechanics
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent Basic + Cash Lump Sum + Bonus + Insurance + Extensive Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent Salary & Package
Posted: 26 days ago