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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 692 716 808
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +92
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 216 155 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 146 121 55
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +44 212 £52,500 +0.96% 13
London +68 161 £52,500 - 7
South East -37 24 £45,500 -12.50% 1
East Midlands -3 11 - -
City of London -9 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 - -
Nottingham - 10 - -
Harrow -5 9 £40,000 -30.43%
Hampshire -5 9 £55,000 +42.85%
Surrey -15 5 £42,500 -
East Sussex -33 5 £32,000 -38.46%
Brighton -38 5 £32,000 -38.46%
North West - 5 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
Ealing +4 4 £60,000 +22.44%
East of England -1 4 £35,000 -39.13% 1
South West -17 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex -6 3 £62,500 -
Yorkshire -38 3 £41,750 -20.47% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,750 - 2
Chippenham - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £41,750 - 2
Suffolk +6 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Bury St Edmunds -1 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire -6 2 £62,500 -3.84%
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Scotland -20 2 £55,000 +83.33% 1

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (49.88%) Java
2 169 (39.76%) Linux
3 156 (36.71%) Subversion
4 151 (35.53%) Continuous Integration
5 142 (33.41%) Scrum
6 139 (32.71%) .NET
7 131 (30.82%) Git (software)
8 128 (30.12%) Puppet
9 125 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 125 (29.41%) DevOps
10 124 (29.18%) JavaScript
11 117 (27.53%) Windows
12 108 (25.41%) SQL
12 108 (25.41%) SQL Server
13 98 (23.06%) TDD
14 94 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
15 93 (21.88%) MySQL
16 92 (21.65%) XML
16 92 (21.65%) Degree
17 91 (21.41%) C#
18 87 (20.47%) Maven
19 85 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
20 80 (18.82%) Web Services
21 79 (18.59%) Spring
22 76 (17.88%) Computer Science
23 75 (17.65%) TeamCity
24 74 (17.41%) Oracle
25 71 (16.71%) Ubuntu
26 69 (16.24%) J2EE
27 68 (16.00%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 60 (14.12%) Apache
2 58 (13.65%) IIS
3 40 (9.41%) Apache Solr
4 38 (8.94%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (7.53%) nginx
6 19 (4.47%) CMS
7 15 (3.53%) OpenStack
8 13 (3.06%) MS Exchange
9 10 (2.35%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.35%) Confluence
10 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.12%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.88%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.18%) Drupal
13 5 (1.18%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 3 (0.71%) Node.js
14 3 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 17 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.71%) MS Office
3 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.24%) Tridion
2 1 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 36 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.76%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (7.06%) PaaS
3 30 (7.06%) IaaS
4 12 (2.82%) Joyent
5 10 (2.35%) GitHub
6 8 (1.88%) SaaS
7 7 (1.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.35%) Firewall
2 24 (5.65%) SAN
3 23 (5.41%) DNS
3 23 (5.41%) Internet
3 23 (5.41%) NAS
4 21 (4.94%) VLAN
5 15 (3.53%) VPN
5 15 (3.53%) LDAP
6 13 (3.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.12%) iSCSI
8 8 (1.88%) DHCP
9 6 (1.41%) Multicast
10 4 (0.94%) RFID
10 4 (0.94%) WAN
11 3 (0.71%) HTTP
12 2 (0.47%) SSL
13 1 (0.24%) Wireless
13 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 93 (21.88%) MySQL
3 48 (11.29%) MongoDB
4 33 (7.76%) NoSQL
5 21 (4.94%) MarkLogic
6 20 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.71%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.65%) Redis
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.71%) MS Access
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.24%) MSDE
14 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 156 (36.71%) Subversion
2 131 (30.82%) Git (software)
3 125 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 87 (20.47%) Maven
5 75 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 52 (12.24%) Ant
7 42 (9.88%) JUnit
8 34 (8.00%) Selenium
9 32 (7.53%) Hudson
10 30 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (5.88%) Eclipse
12 22 (5.18%) Visual Studio
13 20 (4.71%) CruiseControl
14 17 (4.00%) Mockito
15 16 (3.76%) jMock
16 15 (3.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 15 (3.53%) JIRA
17 14 (3.29%) MSBuild
18 13 (3.06%) Cucumber
18 13 (3.06%) Gradle
General
1 63 (14.82%) Finance
2 35 (8.24%) Publishing
3 30 (7.06%) Music Industry
4 14 (3.29%) Games
5 13 (3.06%) Back Office
6 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.59%) Banking
7 8 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.41%) Marketing
8 6 (1.41%) Retail
9 5 (1.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 147 (34.59%) Developer
2 54 (12.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 41 (9.65%) Web Engineer
4 34 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 33 (7.76%) Administrator
5 33 (7.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 32 (7.53%) Software Engineer
6 32 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
6 32 (7.53%) Operations Engineer
7 30 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 30 (7.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 30 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
8 28 (6.59%) Consultant
8 28 (6.59%) Build Engineer
9 26 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 22 (5.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 22 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
11 20 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.47%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (32.71%) .NET
2 92 (21.65%) XML
3 80 (18.82%) Web Services
4 79 (18.59%) Spring
5 69 (16.24%) J2EE
6 67 (15.76%) ASP.NET
7 63 (14.82%) CSS
8 58 (13.65%) HTML
9 48 (11.29%) jQuery
10 33 (7.76%) JSP
11 32 (7.53%) REST
12 29 (6.82%) AngularJS
13 25 (5.88%) XSLT
13 25 (5.88%) HTML5
13 25 (5.88%) CSS3
14 24 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
14 24 (5.65%) SOAP
15 23 (5.41%) Hibernate
16 21 (4.94%) WCF
17 19 (4.47%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.88%) Computer Science
2 62 (14.59%) Open Source
3 30 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.47%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.41%) W3C
7 5 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.94%) New Media
8 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.94%) Firmware
9 3 (0.71%) Physics
10 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.47%) Clustering
10 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 169 (39.76%) Linux
2 117 (27.53%) Windows
3 71 (16.71%) Ubuntu
4 47 (11.06%) Debian
5 44 (10.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (8.47%) UNIX
7 25 (5.88%) CentOS
7 25 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.53%) Solaris
8 15 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (3.29%) OpenBSD
10 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.18%) SmartOS
11 5 (1.18%) Android
12 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (35.53%) Continuous Integration
2 142 (33.41%) Scrum
3 125 (29.41%) DevOps
4 98 (23.06%) TDD
5 85 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 63 (14.82%) MVC
8 61 (14.35%) OO
9 55 (12.94%) SOA
10 54 (12.71%) Kanban
11 48 (11.29%) Software Engineering
12 47 (11.06%) Unit Testing
13 45 (10.59%) BDD
14 39 (9.18%) Automated Testing
14 39 (9.18%) Load Balancing
15 38 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (7.29%) Service Delivery
17 30 (7.06%) E-Commerce
18 29 (6.82%) ITIL
19 28 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 212 (49.88%) Java
2 124 (29.18%) JavaScript
3 108 (25.41%) SQL
4 91 (21.41%) C#
5 44 (10.35%) Python
6 42 (9.88%) Shell Script
7 40 (9.41%) Perl
8 35 (8.24%) PHP
9 33 (7.76%) Ruby
10 31 (7.29%) T-SQL
11 27 (6.35%) PowerShell
12 19 (4.47%) Bash Shell
13 17 (4.00%) XPath
14 16 (3.76%) XQuery
15 15 (3.53%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.12%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.88%) BeanShell
18 7 (1.65%) VB
18 7 (1.65%) C
18 7 (1.65%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 92 (21.65%) Degree
2 7 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.47%) MCTS
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.47%) QA
2 27 (6.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (7.53%) Samba
1 32 (7.53%) KVM
1 32 (7.53%) Varnish
2 22 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.53%) vCloud
4 13 (3.06%) Active Directory
5 10 (2.35%) NFS
6 6 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.18%) Docker
8 3 (0.71%) Xen
9 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 128 (30.12%) Puppet
2 94 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (16.00%) ZABBIX
4 45 (10.59%) Nagios
5 39 (9.18%) Kibana
6 33 (7.76%) logstash
7 32 (7.53%) StatsD
7 32 (7.53%) HAProxy
8 24 (5.65%) Zenoss
9 8 (1.88%) Munin
9 8 (1.88%) OpenView
10 7 (1.65%) Graylog2
11 6 (1.41%) WSUS
11 6 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.24%) Salt
12 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.24%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 74 (17.41%) Oracle
2 47 (11.06%) VMware
3 44 (10.35%) Cisco
4 42 (9.88%) New Relic
5 39 (9.18%) Dell
6 33 (7.76%) Red Hat
7 32 (7.53%) HP
7 32 (7.53%) Juniper
8 31 (7.29%) Microsoft
9 30 (7.06%) Apple
9 30 (7.06%) Sony
9 30 (7.06%) Toshiba
10 24 (5.65%) Perforce
11 16 (3.76%) Zend
12 15 (3.53%) Splunk
13 14 (3.29%) hybris
14 13 (3.06%) Adobe
15 12 (2.82%) Rackspace
16 8 (1.88%) Atlassian
16 8 (1.88%) Altiris
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AB Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £5000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London Bridge
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus up to £5,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits + Music
Posted: 22 days ago