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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 711 748 774
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 172 144 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 65
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +14 157 £60,000 +9.09% 21
London +33 103 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South East +1 31 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Kent - 15 £57,500 -
City of London +2 11 £70,000 +27.27% 5
Scotland +12 7 £53,000 +19.10% 1
West Midlands - 7 £67,500 -
South West -21 6 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Birmingham - 6 £68,750 -
Faversham - 6 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -8 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Wales -20 5 - - 2
Bristol - 5 £66,250 - 1
Surrey -13 4 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £53,000 - 1
Oxford - 4 £75,000 -
Berkshire -2 3 - - 1
South Yorkshire -12 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Sheffield -21 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Yorkshire -2 2 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands - 2 £43,750 -
North West - 2 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £32,500 -
Glasgow +11 1 - -
West Sussex -4 1 - -
Gloucestershire -5 1 £70,000 +194.73%
East of England -10 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Woking - 1 - -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 162 (57.45%) Java
2 131 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (39.36%) Continuous Integration
4 108 (38.30%) DevOps
5 106 (37.59%) Linux
6 96 (34.04%) SQL
7 94 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 93 (32.98%) Git (software)
8 93 (32.98%) Windows
9 89 (31.56%) Subversion
10 82 (29.08%) JavaScript
11 79 (28.01%) Maven
12 77 (27.30%) TDD
12 77 (27.30%) Puppet
13 72 (25.53%) Scrum
14 64 (22.70%) Finance
14 64 (22.70%) Spring
15 63 (22.34%) C#
16 60 (21.28%) SQL Server
17 58 (20.57%) Oracle
18 56 (19.86%) Web Services
18 56 (19.86%) Bash Shell
18 56 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
19 52 (18.44%) .NET
20 51 (18.09%) MySQL
20 51 (18.09%) HTML
20 51 (18.09%) MVC
20 51 (18.09%) Ruby
21 50 (17.73%) Perl
22 49 (17.38%) Configuration Management

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (15.25%) Apache
2 26 (9.22%) nginx
3 19 (6.74%) IIS
4 15 (5.32%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.32%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.96%) Confluence
5 14 (4.96%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.96%) MediaWiki
6 11 (3.90%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.84%) CMS
7 8 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.13%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.13%) JBoss
9 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.06%) Drupal
10 3 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.06%) Node.js
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.74%) PaaS
4 9 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.84%) IaaS
6 5 (1.77%) GitHub
7 2 (0.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.35%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.06%) Firewall
2 23 (8.16%) LDAP
3 18 (6.38%) LAN
3 18 (6.38%) WAN
3 18 (6.38%) OSPF
3 18 (6.38%) BGP
3 18 (6.38%) EIGRP
4 17 (6.03%) VPN
5 14 (4.96%) IPsec
5 14 (4.96%) IPv6
5 14 (4.96%) Network Security
6 12 (4.26%) SAN
7 10 (3.55%) DNS
8 6 (2.13%) Internet
9 5 (1.77%) RFID
10 4 (1.42%) HTTP
10 4 (1.42%) NAS
11 3 (1.06%) FWSM
11 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.09%) MySQL
3 33 (11.70%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.61%) RavenDB
7 12 (4.26%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.84%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.84%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.77%) DB2
10 3 (1.06%) Informix
10 3 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.06%) Redis
11 2 (0.71%) MSDE
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.35%) OLAP
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 93 (32.98%) Git (software)
3 89 (31.56%) Subversion
4 79 (28.01%) Maven
5 41 (14.54%) TeamCity
6 39 (13.83%) JUnit
6 39 (13.83%) Eclipse
7 27 (9.57%) Visual Studio
7 27 (9.57%) Hudson
8 22 (7.80%) JIRA
9 21 (7.45%) Mockito
9 21 (7.45%) jMock
10 19 (6.74%) Ant
11 17 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (3.90%) NetBeans
13 10 (3.55%) Selenium
13 10 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (3.19%) Psake
14 9 (3.19%) CruiseControl
15 8 (2.84%) Gradle
General
1 64 (22.70%) Finance
2 29 (10.28%) Banking
3 22 (7.80%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.67%) Front Office
5 13 (4.61%) Retail
6 12 (4.26%) Games
7 11 (3.90%) Publishing
8 8 (2.84%) Back Office
9 6 (2.13%) Electronics
9 6 (2.13%) Automotive
10 5 (1.77%) Music Industry
11 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.06%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Legal
12 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (37.23%) Developer
2 77 (27.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (16.31%) Java Developer
4 33 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 25 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (7.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (6.38%) Lead Developer
8 17 (6.03%) Software Engineer
9 16 (5.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 16 (5.67%) Build Engineer
10 15 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.96%) Programmer
11 14 (4.96%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.61%) Automation Engineer
13 12 (4.26%) Java Programmer
14 10 (3.55%) Architect
14 10 (3.55%) Lead Software Engineer
15 9 (3.19%) Android Developer
15 9 (3.19%) Team Leader
16 8 (2.84%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (22.70%) Spring
2 56 (19.86%) Web Services
3 52 (18.44%) .NET
4 51 (18.09%) HTML
5 46 (16.31%) J2EE
6 33 (11.70%) CSS
7 31 (10.99%) XML
8 29 (10.28%) Hibernate
9 26 (9.22%) ASP.NET
10 24 (8.51%) Spring MVC
11 21 (7.45%) REST
11 21 (7.45%) SOAP
12 18 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.03%) JSON
13 17 (6.03%) FIX Protocol
14 16 (5.67%) JSP
15 15 (5.32%) XSLT
15 15 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (4.96%) jQuery
17 13 (4.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.64%) Open Source
2 24 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.96%) Wiki
5 13 (4.61%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.90%) Blog
7 11 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.84%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.84%) User Experience
9 7 (2.48%) Clustering
10 5 (1.77%) Web 2.0
10 5 (1.77%) BBC
11 4 (1.42%) Derivative
11 4 (1.42%) IBM XIV
11 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.06%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.71%) Physics
13 2 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 106 (37.59%) Linux
2 93 (32.98%) Windows
3 48 (17.02%) Ubuntu
4 38 (13.48%) CentOS
5 28 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (7.80%) Debian
7 19 (6.74%) UNIX
8 14 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.19%) Android
10 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.77%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.42%) SUSE
12 4 (1.42%) Solaris
13 2 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (39.36%) Continuous Integration
3 108 (38.30%) DevOps
4 77 (27.30%) TDD
5 72 (25.53%) Scrum
6 51 (18.09%) MVC
7 49 (17.38%) Configuration Management
8 48 (17.02%) OO
9 46 (16.31%) Unit Testing
10 31 (10.99%) Automated Testing
11 30 (10.64%) Kanban
11 30 (10.64%) Performance Testing
12 29 (10.28%) Integration Testing
12 29 (10.28%) E-Commerce
13 28 (9.93%) Software Engineering
14 25 (8.87%) BDD
15 23 (8.16%) Multithreading
16 22 (7.80%) Capacity Planning
16 22 (7.80%) Change Management
17 21 (7.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 162 (57.45%) Java
2 96 (34.04%) SQL
3 82 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 63 (22.34%) C#
5 56 (19.86%) Bash Shell
6 51 (18.09%) Ruby
7 50 (17.73%) Perl
8 42 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 33 (11.70%) PHP
10 31 (10.99%) Python
11 23 (8.16%) Shell Script
12 15 (5.32%) C
13 13 (4.61%) XPath
14 12 (4.26%) C++
15 8 (2.84%) XQuery
15 8 (2.84%) PL/SQL
16 6 (2.13%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.77%) VB
17 5 (1.77%) Embedded C
17 5 (1.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 33 (11.70%) Degree
2 11 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.84%) CCNP
3 8 (2.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.84%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.48%) CCNA
5 5 (1.77%) ISEB
6 4 (1.42%) CISSP
6 4 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.42%) CCIE
6 4 (1.42%) CCSP
6 4 (1.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.06%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.71%) VCP4
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.35%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (9.57%) Samba
3 18 (6.38%) Postfix
3 18 (6.38%) XenServer
4 10 (3.55%) KVM
5 8 (2.84%) Varnish
5 8 (2.84%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.84%) XenApp
5 8 (2.84%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.77%) Firmware
7 4 (1.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.06%) vSphere
8 3 (1.06%) vCloud
8 3 (1.06%) Docker
8 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.71%) Xen
10 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 77 (27.30%) Puppet
2 56 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (9.57%) ZABBIX
4 16 (5.67%) Salt
5 14 (4.96%) Graphite
6 13 (4.61%) Nagios
7 11 (3.90%) Ansible
8 8 (2.84%) logstash
8 8 (2.84%) Kibana
8 8 (2.84%) HAProxy
8 8 (2.84%) StatsD
9 6 (2.13%) SCCM
10 5 (1.77%) SCOM
10 5 (1.77%) Cacti
11 4 (1.42%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.06%) Opsview
12 3 (1.06%) Zenoss
12 3 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.71%) Munin
Vendors
1 58 (20.57%) Oracle
2 47 (16.67%) VMware
3 40 (14.18%) Microsoft
4 32 (11.35%) Red Hat
5 26 (9.22%) Citrix
6 23 (8.16%) Cisco
7 17 (6.03%) New Relic
8 9 (3.19%) Google
8 9 (3.19%) IBM
8 9 (3.19%) HP
9 8 (2.84%) Dell
9 8 (2.84%) Sybase
9 8 (2.84%) Juniper
9 8 (2.84%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.84%) LANDesk
9 8 (2.84%) AppSense
10 6 (2.13%) Adobe
11 5 (1.77%) Sun
11 5 (1.77%) 29West
12 4 (1.42%) Veritas
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £47,000 to £75,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago