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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 708 744 784
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +40
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 182 162 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 124 127 66
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +9.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 March 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 March 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 +27 170 £60,000 +9.09% 23
London +28 115 £65,000 +18.18% 13
South East +7 23 £56,250 +25.00% 1
City of London +4 13 £70,000 +27.27% 4
West Midlands - 12 £42,500 - 3
Birmingham - 9 £70,000 - 3
Yorkshire -5 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Kent - 7 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire -7 6 £47,000 -36.27%
Wales -8 6 £35,000 -
South Wales -12 5 £35,000 -
South West -35 5 £72,500 +107.14% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Cardiff -4 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £75,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £56,250 -
Surrey -5 3 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Warrington - 3 £32,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £57,500 -
Oxford - 3 £75,000 -
North West - 3 £32,500 - 2
Scotland - 3 £50,000 -
Reading -8 2 £47,000 -8.29%
South Yorkshire -13 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Sheffield -14 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Telford - 2 £35,000 -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 182 (59.87%) Java
2 162 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (40.13%) Linux
4 114 (37.50%) DevOps
5 111 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (33.55%) SQL
7 98 (32.24%) JavaScript
8 97 (31.91%) Git (software)
9 94 (30.92%) Subversion
10 92 (30.26%) Jenkins
11 91 (29.93%) TDD
12 88 (28.95%) Maven
13 84 (27.63%) Spring
13 84 (27.63%) Windows
14 81 (26.64%) Puppet
15 67 (22.04%) C#
15 67 (22.04%) Scrum
16 66 (21.71%) Oracle
17 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
17 64 (21.05%) Finance
18 63 (20.72%) HTML
18 63 (20.72%) Web Services
19 61 (20.07%) Ruby
20 60 (19.74%) Bash Shell
20 60 (19.74%) MVC
21 59 (19.41%) .NET
22 58 (19.08%) Perl
23 56 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
24 55 (18.09%) MySQL
24 55 (18.09%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 50 (16.45%) Apache
2 30 (9.87%) nginx
3 25 (8.22%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.92%) IIS
5 17 (5.59%) Confluence
5 17 (5.59%) MediaWiki
6 15 (4.93%) Apache Solr
6 15 (4.93%) WebLogic
7 12 (3.95%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.96%) CMS
8 9 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.30%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.97%) JBoss
11 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.99%) Drupal
12 3 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.99%) Node.js
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) RMDS
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.57%) PaaS
4 10 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.96%) IaaS
5 9 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.64%) GitHub
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.86%) Firewall
2 23 (7.57%) LDAP
3 21 (6.91%) LAN
3 21 (6.91%) WAN
4 19 (6.25%) VPN
5 17 (5.59%) IPsec
5 17 (5.59%) IPv6
5 17 (5.59%) OSPF
5 17 (5.59%) BGP
5 17 (5.59%) EIGRP
5 17 (5.59%) Network Security
6 11 (3.62%) SAN
7 9 (2.96%) RFID
8 8 (2.63%) DNS
9 6 (1.97%) Internet
10 5 (1.64%) HTTP
11 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.32%) NAS
12 3 (0.99%) FWSM
12 3 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 55 (18.09%) MySQL
3 45 (14.80%) Relational Database
4 30 (9.87%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.26%) RavenDB
7 12 (3.95%) MarkLogic
7 12 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.64%) DB2
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.99%) Redis
12 3 (0.99%) Informix
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.66%) MSDE
14 1 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 97 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 94 (30.92%) Subversion
3 92 (30.26%) Jenkins
4 88 (28.95%) Maven
5 45 (14.80%) JUnit
6 43 (14.14%) Eclipse
7 39 (12.83%) TeamCity
8 31 (10.20%) Hudson
9 27 (8.88%) Visual Studio
10 25 (8.22%) jMock
10 25 (8.22%) Mockito
11 22 (7.24%) JIRA
12 20 (6.58%) Ant
13 16 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (4.93%) Selenium
14 15 (4.93%) NetBeans
15 11 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (2.96%) Psake
16 9 (2.96%) Gradle
17 6 (1.97%) NUnit
General
1 64 (21.05%) Finance
2 30 (9.87%) Banking
3 23 (7.57%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.59%) Retail
5 16 (5.26%) Front Office
6 13 (4.28%) Games
7 12 (3.95%) Back Office
8 11 (3.62%) Electronics
9 10 (3.29%) Publishing
10 7 (2.30%) Automotive
11 5 (1.64%) Music Industry
12 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.33%) Marketing
14 1 (0.33%) Advertising
14 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 114 (37.50%) Developer
2 77 (25.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (19.41%) Java Developer
4 38 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 32 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (7.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (6.91%) Software Engineer
8 18 (5.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.59%) Test Engineer
10 16 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 16 (5.26%) Architect
11 14 (4.61%) Programmer
12 13 (4.28%) Lead Software Engineer
13 12 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
13 12 (3.95%) Java Programmer
14 11 (3.62%) Build Engineer
15 10 (3.29%) Development Manager
15 10 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
16 9 (2.96%) Software Development Manager
16 9 (2.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.63%) Spring
2 63 (20.72%) HTML
2 63 (20.72%) Web Services
3 59 (19.41%) .NET
4 52 (17.11%) J2EE
5 47 (15.46%) CSS
6 37 (12.17%) Hibernate
7 36 (11.84%) XML
8 31 (10.20%) Spring MVC
9 30 (9.87%) ASP.NET
10 28 (9.21%) JSP
11 27 (8.88%) SOAP
12 23 (7.57%) REST
13 22 (7.24%) LAMP
13 22 (7.24%) XSLT
14 21 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (6.58%) JSON
15 20 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (6.25%) jQuery
17 18 (5.92%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.20%) Open Source
3 17 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.59%) Wiki
4 14 (4.61%) Blog
5 12 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.96%) Web 2.0
7 9 (2.96%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.96%) Clustering
8 8 (2.63%) User Experience
9 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.97%) BBC
11 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.32%) Derivative
11 4 (1.32%) IBM XIV
12 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.99%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 122 (40.13%) Linux
2 84 (27.63%) Windows
3 47 (15.46%) Ubuntu
4 37 (12.17%) CentOS
5 35 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (8.55%) Debian
7 22 (7.24%) UNIX
8 17 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.96%) Mac OS
10 8 (2.63%) Android
10 8 (2.63%) Solaris
11 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (37.50%) DevOps
3 111 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (29.93%) TDD
5 67 (22.04%) Scrum
6 60 (19.74%) MVC
7 55 (18.09%) Configuration Management
8 53 (17.43%) OO
9 50 (16.45%) Unit Testing
10 35 (11.51%) Automated Testing
11 34 (11.18%) Performance Testing
12 33 (10.86%) Integration Testing
13 31 (10.20%) Software Engineering
14 30 (9.87%) E-Commerce
14 30 (9.87%) Continuous Delivery
14 30 (9.87%) BDD
15 29 (9.54%) Multithreading
16 25 (8.22%) Capacity Planning
17 24 (7.89%) Change Management
18 23 (7.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 182 (59.87%) Java
2 102 (33.55%) SQL
3 98 (32.24%) JavaScript
4 67 (22.04%) C#
5 61 (20.07%) Ruby
6 60 (19.74%) Bash Shell
7 58 (19.08%) Perl
8 39 (12.83%) Python
9 33 (10.86%) PowerShell
10 31 (10.20%) PHP
11 26 (8.55%) Shell Script
12 21 (6.91%) XPath
13 17 (5.59%) C
13 17 (5.59%) C++
14 12 (3.95%) XQuery
15 9 (2.96%) Embedded C
15 9 (2.96%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.30%) CCNA
5 6 (1.97%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.64%) ISEB
7 4 (1.32%) CISSP
7 4 (1.32%) CCIE
7 4 (1.32%) CCSP
7 4 (1.32%) CCNP
7 4 (1.32%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.49%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) COBIT
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (8.88%) Samba
3 17 (5.59%) Postfix
3 17 (5.59%) XenServer
3 17 (5.59%) iptables
4 11 (3.62%) KVM
5 9 (2.96%) Varnish
5 9 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.96%) Firmware
5 9 (2.96%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.99%) vSphere
7 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.99%) Docker
7 3 (0.99%) XenApp
8 2 (0.66%) Xen
9 1 (0.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 81 (26.64%) Puppet
2 56 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (9.54%) ZABBIX
4 23 (7.57%) Salt
5 19 (6.25%) Ansible
6 13 (4.28%) Nagios
7 12 (3.95%) Graphite
8 9 (2.96%) logstash
8 9 (2.96%) Kibana
8 9 (2.96%) HAProxy
8 9 (2.96%) StatsD
9 6 (1.97%) Cacti
10 5 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (1.32%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.32%) SCCM
12 3 (0.99%) SCOM
12 3 (0.99%) Munin
12 3 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.99%) Opsview
12 3 (0.99%) OpenView
Vendors
1 66 (21.71%) Oracle
2 42 (13.82%) VMware
3 41 (13.49%) Microsoft
4 34 (11.18%) Red Hat
5 20 (6.58%) Citrix
6 18 (5.92%) Cisco
6 18 (5.92%) New Relic
7 9 (2.96%) Google
7 9 (2.96%) IBM
7 9 (2.96%) Adobe
7 9 (2.96%) HP
7 9 (2.96%) Dell
7 9 (2.96%) Juniper
8 8 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 8 (2.63%) Sybase
9 6 (1.97%) hybris
10 5 (1.64%) 29West
11 4 (1.32%) EMC
11 4 (1.32%) Veritas
11 4 (1.32%) Apple
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 40k-50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
NBC Universal
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Anticusit
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
ANDigital
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago