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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 744 813 785
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -28
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 146 88 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.081% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 75 79
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%

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
92338 88528 90356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.52% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74520 72722 76092
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
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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 +73 145 £52,500 +5.00% 10
London +50 81 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South East -3 32 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Hampshire +2 11 £46,000 +18.23% 1
City of London +19 10 £72,500 +81.25% 1
South West -5 10 £35,000 - 2
Surrey -10 8 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England -13 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Suffolk +17 7 £45,000 -12.19%
East Midlands -4 6 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 6 - - 1
Somerset - 6 £35,000 - 1
Nottingham - 6 - - 1
Bath - 6 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
East Sussex -7 4 £50,000 -3.84%
Yorkshire -29 4 £41,750 -24.09%
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
North West - 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Redhill - 4 £45,000 -
Bristol 0 3 £41,750 +19.28% 1
Brighton -10 3 £47,500 -8.65%
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £41,750 -
Kent - 3 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,750 -
Bury St Edmunds +3 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Woking - 2 - -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 203 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (48.66%) Java
3 156 (41.94%) Linux
4 151 (40.59%) Subversion
5 140 (37.63%) Scrum
6 138 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (34.14%) Git (software)
7 127 (34.14%) DevOps
8 125 (33.60%) Jenkins
8 125 (33.60%) Windows
9 121 (32.53%) .NET
10 117 (31.45%) JavaScript
10 117 (31.45%) Puppet
11 101 (27.15%) SQL Server
12 96 (25.81%) SQL
13 92 (24.73%) Maven
14 91 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
15 90 (24.19%) MySQL
16 84 (22.58%) C#
17 81 (21.77%) Oracle
18 80 (21.51%) TDD
19 72 (19.35%) Web Services
20 71 (19.09%) Ubuntu
21 69 (18.55%) OO
22 68 (18.28%) MVC
22 68 (18.28%) TeamCity
23 67 (18.01%) Computer Science
24 66 (17.74%) Finance
25 65 (17.47%) SOA
25 65 (17.47%) Degree

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 63 (16.94%) Apache
2 46 (12.37%) IIS
3 32 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (8.60%) nginx
4 30 (8.06%) Apache Solr
5 18 (4.84%) OpenStack
6 17 (4.57%) CMS
7 13 (3.49%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.42%) Confluence
9 8 (2.15%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.61%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.34%) Drupal
11 5 (1.34%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 4 (1.08%) JBoss
13 3 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.81%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.80%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (7.53%) PaaS
4 28 (7.53%) IaaS
5 10 (2.69%) SaaS
5 10 (2.69%) GitHub
6 8 (2.15%) Joyent
7 4 (1.08%) Force.com
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.38%) Firewall
2 19 (5.11%) SAN
3 17 (4.57%) DNS
4 16 (4.30%) LDAP
5 15 (4.03%) Internet
6 12 (3.23%) VPN
6 12 (3.23%) VLAN
7 10 (2.69%) NAS
8 8 (2.15%) WAN
9 7 (1.88%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.08%) EIGRP
10 4 (1.08%) OSPF
10 4 (1.08%) BGP
10 4 (1.08%) LAN
11 2 (0.54%) HTTP
11 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.27%) 2G
12 1 (0.27%) Wireless
12 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 90 (24.19%) MySQL
3 44 (11.83%) MongoDB
4 36 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.69%) MarkLogic
10 6 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.34%) Redis
11 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.81%) MS Access
13 2 (0.54%) OLAP
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.27%) DB2
14 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 151 (40.59%) Subversion
2 127 (34.14%) Git (software)
3 125 (33.60%) Jenkins
4 92 (24.73%) Maven
5 68 (18.28%) TeamCity
6 47 (12.63%) JUnit
7 44 (11.83%) Ant
8 37 (9.95%) Selenium
9 29 (7.80%) Hudson
10 24 (6.45%) Eclipse
11 21 (5.65%) CruiseControl
12 19 (5.11%) Mockito
12 19 (5.11%) jMock
12 19 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (4.57%) JIRA
13 17 (4.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (3.76%) Gradle
15 13 (3.49%) NetBeans
16 12 (3.23%) IntelliJ
16 12 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 66 (17.74%) Finance
2 38 (10.22%) Publishing
3 29 (7.80%) Music Industry
4 16 (4.30%) Games
4 16 (4.30%) Back Office
4 16 (4.30%) Banking
5 12 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.42%) Retail
7 4 (1.08%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (32.53%) Developer
2 64 (17.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (9.95%) Web Engineer
4 36 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 31 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 30 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.53%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (6.99%) Administrator
8 26 (6.99%) Software Engineer
8 26 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (6.72%) Senior Developer
10 23 (6.18%) Lead Developer
11 22 (5.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 20 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 20 (5.38%) Consultant
13 18 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (4.84%) Technical Leader
14 17 (4.57%) .NET Developer
15 16 (4.30%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.53%) .NET
2 72 (19.35%) Web Services
3 62 (16.67%) J2EE
4 61 (16.40%) ASP.NET
5 58 (15.59%) XML
5 58 (15.59%) Spring
6 57 (15.32%) HTML
7 51 (13.71%) CSS
8 44 (11.83%) jQuery
9 32 (8.60%) AngularJS
10 31 (8.33%) REST
11 25 (6.72%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (6.18%) SOAP
13 22 (5.91%) CSS3
13 22 (5.91%) HTML5
13 22 (5.91%) Backbone.js
14 20 (5.38%) XSL
14 20 (5.38%) Ajax
15 19 (5.11%) Zend Framework
16 18 (4.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.01%) Computer Science
2 63 (16.94%) Open Source
3 28 (7.53%) Blackberry
4 25 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.11%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.42%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.61%) W3C
9 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.08%) User Experience
11 3 (0.81%) New Media
12 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.54%) Physics
13 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 156 (41.94%) Linux
2 125 (33.60%) Windows
3 71 (19.09%) Ubuntu
4 36 (9.68%) Debian
5 33 (8.87%) UNIX
6 31 (8.33%) CentOS
7 28 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.96%) Solaris
11 8 (2.15%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.08%) SUSE
12 4 (1.08%) SmartOS
13 2 (0.54%) Android
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (37.63%) Scrum
3 138 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
4 127 (34.14%) DevOps
5 80 (21.51%) TDD
6 69 (18.55%) OO
7 68 (18.28%) MVC
8 65 (17.47%) SOA
9 56 (15.05%) Configuration Management
10 54 (14.52%) Mentoring
11 46 (12.37%) Kanban
12 43 (11.56%) Software Engineering
13 39 (10.48%) Load Balancing
14 38 (10.22%) Unit Testing
15 36 (9.68%) E-Commerce
16 33 (8.87%) BDD
17 32 (8.60%) ITIL
18 30 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
18 30 (8.06%) Service Delivery
19 29 (7.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (48.66%) Java
2 117 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 96 (25.81%) SQL
4 84 (22.58%) C#
5 43 (11.56%) PHP
6 38 (10.22%) Perl
7 37 (9.95%) Python
8 34 (9.14%) T-SQL
9 32 (8.60%) Ruby
10 29 (7.80%) Shell Script
11 25 (6.72%) PowerShell
11 25 (6.72%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.03%) PL/SQL
13 12 (3.23%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.15%) BeanShell
15 7 (1.88%) C
16 6 (1.61%) VB
17 4 (1.08%) C++
17 4 (1.08%) Scala
17 4 (1.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 65 (17.47%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.08%) CCNP
3 4 (1.08%) CCNA
3 4 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.81%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.63%) QA
2 28 (7.53%) SLA
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (8.60%) Samba
2 28 (7.53%) Varnish
2 28 (7.53%) KVM
3 21 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (4.84%) vCloud
5 8 (2.15%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.15%) XenApp
6 7 (1.88%) NFS
7 4 (1.08%) Postfix
7 4 (1.08%) XenServer
7 4 (1.08%) Docker
7 4 (1.08%) LXC
8 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 117 (31.45%) Puppet
2 91 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (15.59%) ZABBIX
4 44 (11.83%) Nagios
5 35 (9.41%) Kibana
6 29 (7.80%) logstash
7 28 (7.53%) HAProxy
7 28 (7.53%) StatsD
8 27 (7.26%) Zenoss
9 7 (1.88%) SCCM
9 7 (1.88%) Graylog2
10 5 (1.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (21.77%) Oracle
2 40 (10.75%) VMware
3 38 (10.22%) New Relic
3 38 (10.22%) Cisco
4 30 (8.06%) HP
5 28 (7.53%) Juniper
5 28 (7.53%) Apple
5 28 (7.53%) Dell
5 28 (7.53%) Sony
5 28 (7.53%) Toshiba
6 27 (7.26%) Perforce
6 27 (7.26%) Microsoft
7 26 (6.99%) Red Hat
8 19 (5.11%) Zend
9 15 (4.03%) Splunk
10 12 (3.23%) Citrix
11 10 (2.69%) Sun
12 9 (2.42%) LANDesk
13 8 (2.15%) AppSense
13 8 (2.15%) hybris
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