The table below looks at the statistics for Build Forge skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Build Forge over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank 891 885 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Build Forge 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.022% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £72,500 -
% change year-on-year
-55.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17858 16470 16622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.66% 15.22% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14811 14032 14383
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Build Forge within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build Forge
Salary Trend

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

Build Forge Salary Trend in the UK

Build Forge
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Build Forge over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Build Forge Salary Histogram in the UK

Build Forge
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build Forge within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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 -13 2 £47,500 -34.48%
London - 1 £62,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

Build Forge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Build Forge 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 Forge.

1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 3 (42.86%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (42.86%) Hudson

Build Forge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Build Forge 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 Forge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Hudson
General
1 3 (42.86%) Front Office
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) IBM WebSphere Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore