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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 757 791 822
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +31
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 194 150 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 175 94 94
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +23.33%

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +66 192 £60,000 +4.34% 27
London +20 104 £62,500 +4.16% 13
South East -6 28 £58,000 +0.86% 4
City of London +76 26 £61,250 -10.90% 2
Yorkshire +32 23 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Yorkshire +24 23 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East of England +15 15 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West -1 14 £40,000 -40.74% 3
Leeds +6 13 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +2 12 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol +4 11 £40,000 -39.62% 3
Suffolk -3 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Ipswich -6 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxford -11 8 £62,000 -17.33% 1
Kent 0 5 £67,500 +17.39%
North West - 5 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £67,500 -
Newbury - 4 £55,000 - 1
Hertford - 4 £46,250 -
Berkshire - 4 £55,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Nottinghamshire +10 3 - -
Nottingham +5 3 - -
East Midlands +2 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Croydon - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +5 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland -7 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Cheshire - 2 £38,750 -

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 283 (67.70%) Java
2 262 (62.68%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
4 212 (50.72%) Linux
5 178 (42.58%) Maven
6 167 (39.95%) JavaScript
7 156 (37.32%) Git (software)
8 140 (33.49%) Jenkins
9 136 (32.54%) DevOps
10 133 (31.82%) SQL
11 129 (30.86%) TDD
12 126 (30.14%) Ruby
13 118 (28.23%) Spring
13 118 (28.23%) HTML
13 118 (28.23%) Web Services
14 116 (27.75%) Bash Shell
15 114 (27.27%) Scrum
16 105 (25.12%) Amazon AWS
17 99 (23.68%) Subversion
18 98 (23.44%) Python
18 98 (23.44%) Puppet
19 96 (22.97%) Oracle
20 95 (22.73%) CSS
21 93 (22.25%) Configuration Management
22 91 (21.77%) .NET
23 88 (21.05%) MySQL
24 87 (20.81%) Selenium
25 86 (20.57%) Tomcat
26 81 (19.38%) Windows
27 77 (18.42%) Finance

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 86 (20.57%) Tomcat
2 74 (17.70%) Apache
3 47 (11.24%) nginx
4 39 (9.33%) Jetty
5 35 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (7.66%) Confluence
7 17 (4.07%) OpenStack
8 15 (3.59%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.87%) WebLogic
10 10 (2.39%) Node.js
10 10 (2.39%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.91%) JBoss
12 7 (1.67%) CloudStack
12 7 (1.67%) MediaWiki
12 7 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (1.20%) IIS
13 5 (1.20%) MS Project Server
13 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle AGIS
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.48%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 105 (25.12%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.02%) SaaS
3 20 (4.78%) IaaS
4 19 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (3.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (2.63%) Joyent
9 6 (1.44%) GitHub
10 5 (1.20%) Yammer
11 4 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.72%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.72%) PaaS
13 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.61%) Firewall
2 35 (8.37%) LDAP
3 26 (6.22%) VPN
4 23 (5.50%) DNS
5 19 (4.55%) VLAN
6 12 (2.87%) LAN
7 11 (2.63%) Internet
8 10 (2.39%) WAN
9 7 (1.67%) BGP
9 7 (1.67%) EIGRP
9 7 (1.67%) IPsec
9 7 (1.67%) IPv6
9 7 (1.67%) Network Security
9 7 (1.67%) OSPF
10 5 (1.20%) HTTP
10 5 (1.20%) NAS
10 5 (1.20%) SAN
11 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (0.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (21.05%) MySQL
2 67 (16.03%) Big Data
3 55 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 48 (11.48%) SQL Server
5 32 (7.66%) MongoDB
5 32 (7.66%) Relational Database
6 27 (6.46%) Redis
7 21 (5.02%) Oracle Database
8 17 (4.07%) RDBMS
9 15 (3.59%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.67%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.20%) MSDE
12 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.96%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 178 (42.58%) Maven
2 156 (37.32%) Git (software)
3 140 (33.49%) Jenkins
4 99 (23.68%) Subversion
5 87 (20.81%) Selenium
6 65 (15.55%) JIRA
7 58 (13.88%) Ant
7 58 (13.88%) Gradle
8 50 (11.96%) JUnit
9 45 (10.77%) Cucumber
10 41 (9.81%) TeamCity
11 28 (6.70%) Eclipse
12 24 (5.74%) Hudson
12 24 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (4.78%) Visual Studio
14 19 (4.55%) WebDriver
15 18 (4.31%) jMock
15 18 (4.31%) Mockito
16 15 (3.59%) Mocha
17 12 (2.87%) SpecFlow
General
1 77 (18.42%) Finance
2 25 (5.98%) Banking
3 14 (3.35%) Retail
3 14 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.87%) Marketing
5 9 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.20%) Games
7 5 (1.20%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.96%) Advertising
8 4 (0.96%) Publishing
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 181 (43.30%) Developer
2 125 (29.90%) Java Developer
3 82 (19.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 57 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 51 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 44 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
7 38 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 36 (8.61%) Automation Engineer
9 35 (8.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 35 (8.37%) Software Engineer
10 30 (7.18%) Java Engineer
11 26 (6.22%) Java Software Engineer
11 26 (6.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (5.74%) Administrator
13 23 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
13 23 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (5.50%) Test Engineer
14 22 (5.26%) HTML Developer
14 22 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
15 21 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (28.23%) HTML
1 118 (28.23%) Spring
1 118 (28.23%) Web Services
2 95 (22.73%) CSS
3 91 (21.77%) .NET
4 62 (14.83%) RESTful
5 47 (11.24%) JSP
6 46 (11.00%) HTML5
7 45 (10.77%) XML
8 42 (10.05%) JSON
9 41 (9.81%) AngularJS
10 38 (9.09%) J2EE
11 34 (8.13%) REST
12 31 (7.42%) LAMP
13 29 (6.94%) Hibernate
13 29 (6.94%) jQuery
13 29 (6.94%) Servlets
14 27 (6.46%) JSTL
15 24 (5.74%) Spring MVC
16 22 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.46%) Semantic Web
4 11 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 11 (2.63%) Wiki
5 10 (2.39%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.39%) Physics
6 9 (2.15%) Clustering
7 8 (1.91%) EMV
8 6 (1.44%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.20%) W3C
10 4 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.96%) Fintech
10 4 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.96%) Online Games
10 4 (0.96%) Social Gaming
10 4 (0.96%) User Experience
11 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 212 (50.72%) Linux
2 81 (19.38%) Windows
3 56 (13.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (12.20%) Ubuntu
5 45 (10.77%) CentOS
6 32 (7.66%) Windows Server
7 21 (5.02%) Unix
8 18 (4.31%) Solaris
9 11 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 10 (2.39%) SmartOS
10 10 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.15%) Debian
12 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.72%) AIX
14 3 (0.72%) Android
14 3 (0.72%) SUSE
15 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (62.68%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
3 136 (32.54%) DevOps
4 129 (30.86%) TDD
5 114 (27.27%) Scrum
6 93 (22.25%) Configuration Management
7 66 (15.79%) BDD
8 63 (15.07%) Software Engineering
9 61 (14.59%) OO
10 57 (13.64%) Test Automation
11 50 (11.96%) Open Source
12 48 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
13 41 (9.81%) MVC
14 38 (9.09%) Mentoring
14 38 (9.09%) SDLC
15 36 (8.61%) Release Management
16 35 (8.37%) E-Commerce
16 35 (8.37%) High Availability
17 33 (7.89%) Automation Testing
18 29 (6.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 283 (67.70%) Java
2 167 (39.95%) JavaScript
3 133 (31.82%) SQL
4 126 (30.14%) Ruby
5 116 (27.75%) Bash Shell
6 98 (23.44%) Python
7 69 (16.51%) C#
8 43 (10.29%) C++
9 42 (10.05%) Scala
10 38 (9.09%) Perl
11 32 (7.66%) Shell Script
12 20 (4.78%) Groovy
13 19 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 19 (4.55%) T-SQL
14 16 (3.83%) PHP
15 14 (3.35%) XQuery
16 12 (2.87%) PL/SQL
17 11 (2.63%) Clojure
18 6 (1.44%) VB.NET
19 5 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.68%) Degree
2 13 (3.11%) AWS Certification
3 12 (2.87%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.48%) MCAD
7 2 (0.48%) MCPD
7 2 (0.48%) MCSD
7 2 (0.48%) MCTS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.48%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.24%) MCITP
8 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.88%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) COBIT
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.48%) SDET
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (11.00%) Docker
3 20 (4.78%) Xen
4 18 (4.31%) LXC
5 17 (4.07%) vSphere
6 14 (3.35%) XenServer
7 13 (3.11%) KVM
8 7 (1.67%) Active Directory
8 7 (1.67%) iptables
8 7 (1.67%) Postfix
8 7 (1.67%) Samba
9 2 (0.48%) NFS
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.48%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.24%) Varnish
10 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 98 (23.44%) Puppet
2 59 (14.11%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (8.61%) ZABBIX
4 34 (8.13%) Ansible
5 18 (4.31%) Graphite
6 16 (3.83%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (3.59%) Salt
8 7 (1.67%) Cobbler
8 7 (1.67%) HAProxy
8 7 (1.67%) Terraform
8 7 (1.67%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.72%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.48%) CA LISA
11 2 (0.48%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.48%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (22.97%) Oracle
2 61 (14.59%) Microsoft
3 59 (14.11%) VMware
4 24 (5.74%) Red Hat
5 20 (4.78%) Atlassian
6 18 (4.31%) Percona
7 14 (3.35%) Perforce
8 11 (2.63%) HP
9 7 (1.67%) Citrix
9 7 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
10 5 (1.20%) Adobe
10 5 (1.20%) CA
10 5 (1.20%) Google
10 5 (1.20%) IBM
10 5 (1.20%) New Relic
10 5 (1.20%) Sun
11 4 (0.96%) Facebook
12 3 (0.72%) BMC
12 3 (0.72%) Cisco
12 3 (0.72%) Nokia
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + large benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Salary: To £55,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago