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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank 897 904 873
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Build Forge 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% 0.006% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £72,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-55.17% +61.11%

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
17699 16771 17337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.39% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14972 13961 15242
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 2 £45,000 -37.93%
London - 1 £57,500 -
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 22 December 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server

Build Forge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) IBM WebSphere Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase