The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Build Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Automation
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 115
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

Build Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1641 2055 1444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.72% 87.22% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1576 1195
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Build Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in Birmingham

Build Automation
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Build Automation in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Build Automation in Birmingham

Build Automation
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Build Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle