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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 821 891 808
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -83
Permanent jobs requiring a Build Engineer 82 49 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.041% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.043% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 70
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Build Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +64 80 £55,000 +25.71% 15
London +48 51 £62,500 +47.05% 9
City of London +41 14 £62,500 - 4
East of England +39 10 £53,250 - 1
Canary Wharf - 10 £65,000 -
North West - 5 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +6 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Sheffield -2 4 £30,000 -14.28%
South Yorkshire -9 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Suffolk - 4 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £23,750 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Hitchin - 4 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £45,000 -
South West - 4 £23,750 -
South East -20 3 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Berkshire +1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £55,000 -
Telford - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -
East Midlands +11 1 £52,500 +44.82% 2
Hampshire +1 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £46,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £52,500 - 2
Northampton - 1 £52,500 - 2
Cambridge - 1 £46,500 - 1

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 110 (70.06%) Windows
2 63 (40.13%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (39.49%) Linux
4 56 (35.67%) Microsoft
5 50 (31.85%) DevOps
6 45 (28.66%) VMware
7 44 (28.03%) Jenkins
7 44 (28.03%) PowerShell
8 43 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (26.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (25.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (24.84%) SCCM
12 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
12 38 (24.20%) Windows 7
13 37 (23.57%) Subversion
14 36 (22.93%) MSBuild
14 36 (22.93%) Finance
14 36 (22.93%) Java
15 35 (22.29%) MCSE
15 35 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 33 (21.02%) Configuration Management
16 33 (21.02%) Puppet
17 32 (20.38%) Migration
18 30 (19.11%) MCITP
18 30 (19.11%) SCOM
19 29 (18.47%) Ant
20 28 (17.83%) Maven
21 26 (16.56%) QA
21 26 (16.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 26 (16.56%) Python

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (8.28%) Apache
1 13 (8.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.01%) IIS
2 11 (7.01%) JBoss
3 10 (6.37%) Confluence
3 10 (6.37%) MediaWiki
3 10 (6.37%) TWiki
4 8 (5.10%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.55%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.91%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.91%) Lync
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.27%) Node.js
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.73%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.37%) SaaS
1 10 (6.37%) PaaS
1 10 (6.37%) IaaS
2 8 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) VLAN
2 9 (5.73%) SAN
2 9 (5.73%) Internet
3 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.82%) SMS
5 5 (3.18%) VoIP
6 3 (1.91%) SDH
6 3 (1.91%) DNS
7 2 (1.27%) HTTP
7 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.64%) Firewall
8 1 (0.64%) LAN
8 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) MySQL
3 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (28.03%) Jenkins
2 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
3 37 (23.57%) Subversion
4 36 (22.93%) MSBuild
5 29 (18.47%) Ant
6 28 (17.83%) Maven
7 24 (15.29%) TeamCity
8 23 (14.65%) Hudson
9 22 (14.01%) JIRA
10 17 (10.83%) NuGet
11 14 (8.92%) Gradle
11 14 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (7.01%) Artifactory
12 11 (7.01%) Gerrit
13 10 (6.37%) GitLab
13 10 (6.37%) Mercurial
13 10 (6.37%) Bugzilla
13 10 (6.37%) Visual Studio
14 8 (5.10%) MSTest
14 8 (5.10%) NUnit
General
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Banking
3 10 (6.37%) Advertising
4 8 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.82%) Publishing
5 6 (3.82%) Games
6 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) .NET
2 12 (7.64%) XML
3 8 (5.10%) CSS
3 8 (5.10%) X-Windows
3 8 (5.10%) HTML
4 4 (2.55%) Spring
5 3 (1.91%) MSMQ
6 2 (1.27%) Middleware
6 2 (1.27%) Swing
6 2 (1.27%) Flash
6 2 (1.27%) JDBC
6 2 (1.27%) J2EE
6 2 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.27%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.73%) Clustering
2 9 (5.73%) E-Learning
2 9 (5.73%) Credit Risk
3 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.55%) Online Games
5 3 (1.91%) CCTV
6 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.27%) Open Source
6 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.64%) Kindle
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 110 (70.06%) Windows
2 62 (39.49%) Linux
3 41 (26.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (25.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (24.20%) Windows 7
6 26 (16.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (15.92%) Windows XP
8 11 (7.01%) UNIX
9 10 (6.37%) Solaris
10 8 (5.10%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.55%) AIX
12 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (40.13%) Continuous Integration
2 50 (31.85%) DevOps
3 33 (21.02%) Configuration Management
4 32 (20.38%) Migration
5 21 (13.38%) Change Management
6 19 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.01%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.01%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.37%) Release Management
10 10 (6.37%) Workflow
10 10 (6.37%) ITIL
10 10 (6.37%) Change Control
11 9 (5.73%) Project Management
12 8 (5.10%) Build Automation
13 6 (3.82%) ITSM
13 6 (3.82%) Data Migration
14 5 (3.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.03%) PowerShell
2 36 (22.93%) Java
3 26 (16.56%) Python
4 24 (15.29%) SQL
5 22 (14.01%) Perl
5 22 (14.01%) C#
6 16 (10.19%) PHP
7 14 (8.92%) JavaScript
8 13 (8.28%) Ruby
9 11 (7.01%) Groovy
9 11 (7.01%) C++
10 6 (3.82%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.91%) C
13 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.27%) COBOL
14 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (22.29%) MCSE
1 35 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (19.11%) MCITP
3 15 (9.55%) Degree
4 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.46%) MCP
6 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.27%) MCTS
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.56%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (27.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (12.74%) Active Directory
3 18 (11.46%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.46%) vSphere
6 6 (3.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.64%) Squid
7 1 (0.64%) Firmware
7 1 (0.64%) vCloud
7 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (24.84%) SCCM
2 33 (21.02%) Puppet
3 30 (19.11%) SCOM
4 25 (15.92%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (9.55%) Vagrant
6 11 (7.01%) Ansible
7 10 (6.37%) Salt
8 9 (5.73%) SCOrch
9 8 (5.10%) SCVMM
10 6 (3.82%) WSUS
11 2 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.64%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (35.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (28.66%) VMware
3 26 (16.56%) Red Hat
4 22 (14.01%) Oracle
5 13 (8.28%) HP
6 12 (7.64%) Cisco
7 10 (6.37%) CA
7 10 (6.37%) SaltStack
8 9 (5.73%) CommVault
9 8 (5.10%) Citrix
10 6 (3.82%) EMC
11 5 (3.18%) Sun
11 5 (3.18%) IBM
12 2 (1.27%) Adobe
12 2 (1.27%) Apple
12 2 (1.27%) Wyse
12 2 (1.27%) Perforce
12 2 (1.27%) Google
12 2 (1.27%) WorldPay
12 2 (1.27%) Borland
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
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Northampton
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
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