The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Build Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 830 841 826
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Build Engineer 53 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.056% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 45 56 55
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Build Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK.

Build Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Build Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Build Engineer over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Build Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build Engineer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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 +23 53 £55,000 +29.41% 6
London +57 34 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South East -13 9 £55,000 +15.78% 3
City of London +45 7 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire +5 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bracknell - 7 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £65,000 -
East Midlands +9 3 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
Northampton - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £20,000 -
South West - 3 £20,000 -
East of England +15 2 £43,750 -
Surrey +8 1 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Hampshire -1 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £31,500 - 1
Telford - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £31,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £31,500 -
North West - 1 £31,500 -

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Build Engineer in their job title 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 with Build Engineer in their job title.

1 90 (64.29%) Windows
2 55 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (36.43%) Microsoft
4 47 (33.57%) Linux
5 40 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (28.57%) MCSE
5 40 (28.57%) SCCM
5 40 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (26.43%) MCITP
7 36 (25.71%) Windows 7
7 36 (25.71%) Jenkins
8 35 (25.00%) DevOps
9 34 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (23.57%) PowerShell
10 33 (23.57%) Finance
11 32 (22.86%) Java
12 31 (22.14%) Migration
13 30 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 30 (21.43%) SCOM
14 29 (20.71%) VMware
15 28 (20.00%) Subversion
16 27 (19.29%) Windows XP
16 27 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (17.86%) Maven
18 24 (17.14%) MSBuild
18 24 (17.14%) Ant
18 24 (17.14%) Configuration Management
19 23 (16.43%) Active Directory
20 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
21 21 (15.00%) Degree

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Build Engineer in their job title 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 with Build Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (10.00%) Apache
1 14 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.43%) JBoss
2 9 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.71%) Lync
4 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.57%) MediaWiki
5 5 (3.57%) TWiki
5 5 (3.57%) Confluence
6 4 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.86%) IIS
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.43%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) IaaS
1 10 (7.14%) SaaS
1 10 (7.14%) PaaS
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) VoIP
1 10 (7.14%) VLAN
2 9 (6.43%) SAN
3 7 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 6 (4.29%) Internet
4 6 (4.29%) SMS
5 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.14%) LAN
6 3 (2.14%) SDH
6 3 (2.14%) WAN
6 3 (2.14%) HTTP
6 3 (2.14%) DNS
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.29%) MySQL
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 30 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 28 (20.00%) Subversion
4 25 (17.86%) Maven
5 24 (17.14%) MSBuild
5 24 (17.14%) Ant
6 18 (12.86%) Hudson
7 17 (12.14%) TeamCity
8 15 (10.71%) JIRA
9 11 (7.86%) NuGet
10 7 (5.00%) Gradle
10 7 (5.00%) Mercurial
11 6 (4.29%) Artifactory
11 6 (4.29%) Gerrit
12 5 (3.57%) GitLab
12 5 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.57%) JUnit
12 5 (3.57%) Xcode
12 5 (3.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 33 (23.57%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Banking
3 10 (7.14%) Advertising
4 6 (4.29%) Publishing
4 6 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (5.00%) XML
3 5 (3.57%) Spring
4 4 (2.86%) X-Windows
4 4 (2.86%) CSS
4 4 (2.86%) HTML
5 3 (2.14%) QuickFIX
5 3 (2.14%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.43%) Middleware
6 2 (1.43%) JDBC
6 2 (1.43%) J2EE
6 2 (1.43%) Swing
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) Credit Risk
1 9 (6.43%) E-Learning
2 7 (5.00%) Clustering
3 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.86%) Online Games
4 4 (2.86%) Open Source
5 3 (2.14%) Kindle
5 3 (2.14%) CCTV
6 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 90 (64.29%) Windows
2 47 (33.57%) Linux
3 40 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (25.71%) Windows 7
5 34 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (19.29%) Windows XP
7 18 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (5.00%) Solaris
9 6 (4.29%) UNIX
10 4 (2.86%) AIX
10 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (25.00%) DevOps
3 31 (22.14%) Migration
4 24 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 19 (13.57%) Change Management
6 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (7.14%) Change Control
10 10 (7.14%) Release Management
11 9 (6.43%) Build Automation
12 7 (5.00%) Network Management
12 7 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (5.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.00%) ITIL
13 6 (4.29%) Data Migration
14 5 (3.57%) Integration Testing
14 5 (3.57%) ITSM
14 5 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.57%) PowerShell
2 32 (22.86%) Java
3 18 (12.86%) SQL
4 17 (12.14%) Python
5 16 (11.43%) C#
6 14 (10.00%) Perl
6 14 (10.00%) PHP
7 11 (7.86%) Ruby
8 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.29%) Groovy
11 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.86%) C++
12 3 (2.14%) C
13 2 (1.43%) COBOL
13 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 40 (28.57%) MCSE
2 37 (26.43%) MCITP
3 21 (15.00%) Degree
4 7 (5.00%) MCTS
4 7 (5.00%) MCP
5 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (16.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.86%) vSphere
7 2 (1.43%) Squid
8 1 (0.71%) vCloud
8 1 (0.71%) XenServer
8 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (28.57%) SCCM
2 30 (21.43%) SCOM
3 20 (14.29%) Puppet
4 15 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.00%) SCOrch
6 6 (4.29%) WSUS
6 6 (4.29%) Ansible
6 6 (4.29%) Vagrant
7 5 (3.57%) Salt
8 4 (2.86%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 51 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.71%) VMware
3 20 (14.29%) Oracle
4 18 (12.86%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.86%) Cisco
6 10 (7.14%) CA
7 8 (5.71%) HP
7 8 (5.71%) Citrix
8 7 (5.00%) CommVault
9 6 (4.29%) Sun
10 5 (3.57%) SaltStack
10 5 (3.57%) EMC
11 2 (1.43%) Wyse
11 2 (1.43%) Apple
11 2 (1.43%) Veritas
11 2 (1.43%) Borland
11 2 (1.43%) Perforce
11 2 (1.43%) Adobe
11 2 (1.43%) Google
11 2 (1.43%) WorldPay
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