Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Automation
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 788 814
Rank change year-on-year -84 +26 +182
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 287 416 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 231 380 388
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +14.29%

Build Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Build Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in England

Build Automation
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Build Automation in England

Build Automation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Build Automation in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Build Automation in England

Build Automation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -127 153 £70,000 +7.69% 11
East of England +37 34 £52,500 -4.55%
South East +30 33 £47,500 -12.04% 1
North of England +10 29 £69,000 +53.33%
Midlands +28 25 £71,500 +78.75% 1
West Midlands +17 21 £71,500 +73.33% 1
North East - 16 £69,000 -
South West -25 13 £46,000 -31.85% 1
North West -29 12 £42,500 -7.48%
East Midlands +42 4 £45,750 +34.56%
Yorkshire +30 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Build Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 189 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (45.99%) Test Automation
3 129 (44.95%) Jenkins
4 124 (43.21%) DevOps
5 119 (41.46%) Java
6 105 (36.59%) Git (software)
7 101 (35.19%) Selenium
8 97 (33.80%) Linux
9 94 (32.75%) Puppet
10 93 (32.40%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (26.13%) Maven
12 73 (25.44%) Web Services
13 69 (24.04%) Python
14 63 (21.95%) REST
15 62 (21.60%) Microsoft
16 59 (20.56%) TDD
16 59 (20.56%) Amazon AWS
17 58 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
17 58 (20.21%) SOAP
17 58 (20.21%) JavaScript
18 57 (19.86%) Software Engineering
18 57 (19.86%) Scrum
19 56 (19.51%) Validation
20 54 (18.82%) SQL
21 53 (18.47%) Tomcat
22 51 (17.77%) Data Management
23 50 (17.42%) Business Analysis
24 49 (17.07%) SOA
24 49 (17.07%) Documentum
24 49 (17.07%) Pega

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 53 (18.47%) Tomcat
2 49 (17.07%) Documentum
3 34 (11.85%) Apache
4 28 (9.76%) WebLogic
5 22 (7.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 19 (6.62%) WebSphere
7 14 (4.88%) OpenStack
8 12 (4.18%) Apache Spark
8 12 (4.18%) Confluence
9 9 (3.14%) Apache Solr
9 9 (3.14%) JBoss
10 6 (2.09%) CloudStack
10 6 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.09%) Jetty
10 6 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.74%) IIS
11 5 (1.74%) Lightstreamer
11 5 (1.74%) nginx
11 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 59 (20.56%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (16.72%) GitHub
3 30 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.23%) SaaS
5 9 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (3.14%) OpenShift
5 9 (3.14%) PaaS
6 7 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.09%) Datadog
8 5 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (1.74%) IaaS
9 4 (1.39%) npm
9 4 (1.39%) Serverless
10 3 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.05%) Office 365
11 2 (0.70%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.06%) Firewall
2 25 (8.71%) DNS
3 23 (8.01%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.18%) ICMP
5 11 (3.83%) Internet
6 10 (3.48%) VPN
7 5 (1.74%) BGP
7 5 (1.74%) HbbTV
8 4 (1.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.39%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.70%) HTTP
10 1 (0.35%) LDAP
10 1 (0.35%) Network Security
10 1 (0.35%) SMTP
10 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.76%) MySQL
3 26 (9.06%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.67%) Oracle Reports
5 21 (7.32%) Big Data
5 21 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.27%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.83%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (3.48%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.09%) HBase
10 5 (1.74%) DB2
10 5 (1.74%) Text Mining
11 4 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 129 (44.95%) Jenkins
2 105 (36.59%) Git (software)
3 101 (35.19%) Selenium
4 75 (26.13%) Maven
5 42 (14.63%) JIRA
6 41 (14.29%) Subversion
7 40 (13.94%) TeamCity
8 39 (13.59%) Gradle
9 30 (10.45%) Cucumber
10 27 (9.41%) WebDriver
11 18 (6.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (5.92%) JUnit
13 16 (5.57%) Eclipse
14 13 (4.53%) Jasmine
14 13 (4.53%) SpecFlow
15 12 (4.18%) Ant
16 10 (3.48%) Apache Ivy
16 10 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (3.14%) Mocha
17 9 (3.14%) MSTest
General
1 38 (13.24%) Finance
2 18 (6.27%) Banking
3 11 (3.83%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.48%) Advertising
4 10 (3.48%) Retail
5 9 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.14%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.44%) Marketing
7 5 (1.74%) Games
8 4 (1.39%) Publishing
9 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.70%) Electronics
10 2 (0.70%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) Front Office
10 2 (0.70%) German Language
10 2 (0.70%) Law
10 2 (0.70%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 67 (23.34%) Developer
2 46 (16.03%) Architect
3 39 (13.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 30 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 26 (9.06%) Tester
6 25 (8.71%) Automation Tester
7 24 (8.36%) Senior Automation Tester
7 24 (8.36%) Senior Tester
8 22 (7.67%) Pega Architect
9 17 (5.92%) Infrastructure Architect
10 14 (4.88%) Web Developer
11 13 (4.53%) Administrator
11 13 (4.53%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (4.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.53%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (3.83%) Software Engineer
13 10 (3.48%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (3.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.44%) Web Services
2 63 (21.95%) REST
3 58 (20.21%) SOAP
4 48 (16.72%) Middleware
5 40 (13.94%) .NET
6 35 (12.20%) HTML
7 34 (11.85%) CSS
8 28 (9.76%) AngularJS
9 23 (8.01%) Node.js
10 22 (7.67%) XML
11 19 (6.62%) Hibernate
12 18 (6.27%) J2EE
12 18 (6.27%) jQuery
13 17 (5.92%) LAMP
13 17 (5.92%) RESTful
14 16 (5.57%) Kafka
15 15 (5.23%) JSON
16 14 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (4.18%) Spring
18 11 (3.83%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 28 (9.76%) Fintech
2 25 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 18 (6.27%) Public Cloud
5 15 (5.23%) User Experience
6 14 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.53%) Replication
8 11 (3.83%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.09%) Chromecast
11 6 (2.09%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.74%) Life Science
12 5 (1.74%) Linked Data
13 4 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 97 (33.80%) Linux
2 45 (15.68%) Windows
3 27 (9.41%) Unix
4 19 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.57%) Apple iOS
6 13 (4.53%) Debian
6 13 (4.53%) Windows 10
7 12 (4.18%) Android
7 12 (4.18%) CentOS
8 9 (3.14%) Solaris
8 9 (3.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.09%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) AIX
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (45.99%) Test Automation
3 124 (43.21%) DevOps
4 93 (32.40%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (20.56%) TDD
6 57 (19.86%) Scrum
6 57 (19.86%) Software Engineering
7 56 (19.51%) Validation
8 51 (17.77%) Data Management
9 50 (17.42%) Business Analysis
10 49 (17.07%) Case Management
10 49 (17.07%) SOA
11 48 (16.72%) Risk Management
11 48 (16.72%) TOGAF
12 46 (16.03%) Unit Testing
13 44 (15.33%) BPEL
13 44 (15.33%) BPMN
13 44 (15.33%) Document Management
13 44 (15.33%) QMS
13 44 (15.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (41.46%) Java
2 69 (24.04%) Python
3 58 (20.21%) JavaScript
4 54 (18.82%) SQL
5 46 (16.03%) Ruby
6 40 (13.94%) Bash Shell
7 36 (12.54%) C#
8 22 (7.67%) Perl
9 18 (6.27%) PowerShell
10 17 (5.92%) Go
11 13 (4.53%) Scala
12 11 (3.83%) Apple Swift
12 11 (3.83%) C++
13 9 (3.14%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.44%) ES6
14 7 (2.44%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.09%) Groovy
15 6 (2.09%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.05%) Delphi
16 3 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (15.33%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.54%) Degree
3 26 (9.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.79%) MCSA
4 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.74%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.05%) ISEB
6 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.35%) RHCE
8 1 (0.35%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.68%) SLA
2 44 (15.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 33 (11.50%) QA
4 3 (1.05%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.05%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (16.38%) Docker
2 11 (3.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (3.83%) iptables
2 11 (3.83%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (3.83%) vSphere
3 8 (2.79%) Terminal Server
4 6 (2.09%) Xen
4 6 (2.09%) XenServer
5 5 (1.74%) Apache Flume
5 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.39%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.05%) KVM
7 3 (1.05%) LXC
8 1 (0.35%) HDFS
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 94 (32.75%) Puppet
2 58 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (16.72%) Ansible
4 32 (11.15%) ZABBIX
5 30 (10.45%) Kubernetes
6 25 (8.71%) Terraform
7 13 (4.53%) Salt
8 9 (3.14%) SCCM
9 6 (2.09%) Cobbler
9 6 (2.09%) HockeyApp
9 6 (2.09%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.74%) Oozie
11 3 (1.05%) Graphite
11 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.05%) SELinux
11 3 (1.05%) systemd
12 1 (0.35%) Nagios
12 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 49 (17.07%) Pega
3 44 (15.33%) EMC
4 42 (14.63%) Oracle
5 20 (6.97%) Red Hat
6 18 (6.27%) Google
7 17 (5.92%) IBM
8 10 (3.48%) VMware
9 9 (3.14%) Citrix
10 6 (2.09%) EnterpriseDB
11 5 (1.74%) StreamBase
11 5 (1.74%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.39%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.05%) Embarcadero
13 3 (1.05%) HP
14 2 (0.70%) SAP
14 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
15 1 (0.35%) CA Agile Central
15 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
15 1 (0.35%) New Relic