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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 822 843 846
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Build Engineer 78 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.058% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.062% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 43
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-22.35% -12.82%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Build Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build Engineer
Top 29 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 31 August 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 +31 75 £47,500 - 7
London +7 42 £52,500 +5.00% 5
North West +21 13 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Manchester +16 13 £27,500 +3.77% 1
South East +11 9 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Stockport - 9 £27,500 - 1
East of England +13 5 £42,500 -26.08%
Surrey 0 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Staines - 5 £30,000 -
South West - 4 £33,000 -
Somerset - 4 £33,000 -
City of London +14 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Basingstoke +27 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Hampshire +25 2 £62,500 +49.70%
Harrow +12 2 £44,000 +8.64%
Hertfordshire -1 2 £52,500 -8.69%
Scotland -10 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Northampton - 2 £55,000 -
Watford - 2 £52,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £57,500 - 1
Newbury - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 54 (42.86%) Windows
2 48 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 38 (30.16%) Python
4 36 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 34 (26.98%) Linux
7 33 (26.19%) Jenkins
8 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
8 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (21.43%) Java
10 26 (20.63%) SQL
10 26 (20.63%) Subversion
11 25 (19.84%) Finance
12 23 (18.25%) .NET
12 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (17.46%) SCCM
13 22 (17.46%) Degree
14 19 (15.08%) Maven
15 18 (14.29%) C#
15 18 (14.29%) MCSE
15 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
15 18 (14.29%) Build Automation
16 16 (12.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (12.70%) Ruby
16 16 (12.70%) MCITP
17 15 (11.90%) C
17 15 (11.90%) Windows 7
17 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (9.52%) Confluence
2 9 (7.14%) Lync
2 9 (7.14%) IIS
2 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.76%) Apache
4 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.97%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) VoIP
2 8 (6.35%) Unified Communications
3 6 (4.76%) SAN
4 5 (3.97%) WAN
4 5 (3.97%) LAN
5 4 (3.17%) Firewall
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.38%) Wireless
6 3 (2.38%) HSRP
6 3 (2.38%) OSPF
6 3 (2.38%) BGP
6 3 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.38%) VRRP
6 3 (2.38%) RIP
7 2 (1.59%) SDH
7 2 (1.59%) HTTP
8 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.79%) DNS
8 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) MySQL
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 26 (20.63%) Subversion
3 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (15.08%) Maven
5 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 16 (12.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (10.32%) MSBuild
8 11 (8.73%) JIRA
9 9 (7.14%) Xcode
9 9 (7.14%) TeamCity
10 6 (4.76%) JUnit
11 4 (3.17%) NUnit
11 4 (3.17%) MSTest
12 3 (2.38%) Checkstyle
12 3 (2.38%) FindBugs
12 3 (2.38%) FishEye
12 3 (2.38%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.59%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.59%) Ant
13 2 (1.59%) Artifactory
General
1 25 (19.84%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.38%) Games
3 3 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.25%) .NET
2 6 (4.76%) HTML
3 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.97%) XML
3 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.38%) HTML5
4 3 (2.38%) QuickFIX
4 3 (2.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.38%) ActiveX
4 3 (2.38%) Spring
4 3 (2.38%) DHTML
4 3 (2.38%) ADO
5 1 (0.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.97%) Kindle
1 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.38%) User Experience
2 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (2.38%) Grid Computing
2 3 (2.38%) Equities
3 2 (1.59%) CCTV
3 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.59%) Online Games
3 2 (1.59%) Clustering
3 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.79%) EMC VNX
4 1 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 54 (42.86%) Windows
2 34 (26.98%) Linux
3 23 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.90%) Windows 7
4 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
6 9 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.59%) Solaris
7 2 (1.59%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) UNIX
8 1 (0.79%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 14 (11.11%) DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) Network Management
5 11 (8.73%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.35%) Migration
6 8 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (5.56%) Open Source
7 7 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.76%) Quality Management
8 6 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 6 (4.76%) Release Management
8 6 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 6 (4.76%) SDLC
9 5 (3.97%) Software Engineering
9 5 (3.97%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.97%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.10%) PowerShell
2 38 (30.16%) Python
3 35 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 27 (21.43%) Java
5 26 (20.63%) SQL
6 18 (14.29%) C#
7 16 (12.70%) Ruby
8 15 (11.90%) C
9 12 (9.52%) Perl
10 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.56%) VBScript
11 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.97%) C++
13 3 (2.38%) VB
13 3 (2.38%) VBA
13 3 (2.38%) PHP
13 3 (2.38%) XAML
13 3 (2.38%) VB6
14 1 (0.79%) Lua
14 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.29%) MCSE
3 16 (12.70%) MCITP
4 8 (6.35%) MCTS
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.38%) CCNP
6 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) MCP
7 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) SCCM
2 13 (10.32%) Puppet
3 11 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.14%) SCOM
5 7 (5.56%) Ansible
5 7 (5.56%) Salt
6 5 (3.97%) WSUS
7 3 (2.38%) HP NNM
8 2 (1.59%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.79%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) Cisco
2 11 (8.73%) VMware
3 10 (7.94%) Perforce
4 8 (6.35%) F5
5 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.76%) Oracle
6 5 (3.97%) HP
7 3 (2.38%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.38%) Juniper
7 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.59%) CommVault
8 2 (1.59%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) EMC
9 1 (0.79%) Avaya
9 1 (0.79%) Veritas
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