Period
to 18 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Automation
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 942 776 861
Rank change year-on-year -166 +85 +174
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 221 404 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 156 360 331
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,625 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 146,334 149,865 173,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.84% 89.54% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 118,375 124,866 145,152
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 -144 129 £70,000 +7.69% 22
South East +21 33 £52,500 -4.55% 5
North of England +11 26 £51,250 +2.50% 12
East of England +18 14 £67,500 +31.71% 3
North West -1 14 £42,500 -15.00% 6
South West -17 11 £57,500 -14.81% 5
North East - 9 £69,000 -
West Midlands -1 8 £71,500 +68.24%
Midlands -16 8 £71,500 +68.24% 3
Yorkshire +41 3 £26,500 -41.11% 6
Build Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 147 (66.52%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.08%) Java
3 89 (40.27%) Test Automation
4 83 (37.56%) DevOps
5 81 (36.65%) Jenkins
6 77 (34.84%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (28.96%) Linux
8 63 (28.51%) Selenium
9 61 (27.60%) Python
9 61 (27.60%) Scrum
10 58 (26.24%) Git (software)
11 57 (25.79%) Amazon AWS
12 52 (23.53%) C#
12 52 (23.53%) Maven
12 52 (23.53%) Puppet
13 49 (22.17%) TDD
14 47 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 46 (20.81%) Microsoft
16 45 (20.36%) JavaScript
17 44 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
18 43 (19.46%) Docker
19 39 (17.65%) Open Source
19 39 (17.65%) SQL
20 38 (17.19%) Web Services
20 38 (17.19%) Software Engineering
21 37 (16.74%) Ansible
22 35 (15.84%) SQL Server
23 34 (15.38%) QA
24 33 (14.93%) Bash Shell
24 33 (14.93%) Middleware

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 23 (10.41%) Apache
2 19 (8.60%) Documentum
2 19 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.07%) Confluence
3 9 (4.07%) Mule
4 8 (3.62%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.62%) IIS
4 8 (3.62%) Lightstreamer
4 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.71%) nginx
5 6 (2.71%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.26%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.81%) JBoss
7 4 (1.81%) Jetty
7 4 (1.81%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.81%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.79%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (14.03%) GitHub
4 15 (6.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.98%) SaaS
6 10 (4.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (4.52%) OpenShift
7 8 (3.62%) PaaS
8 6 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (2.71%) Bluemix
8 6 (2.71%) Datadog
8 6 (2.71%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.81%) npm
11 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.36%) Serverless
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.90%) IaaS
13 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.12%) Firewall
2 22 (9.95%) DNS
3 18 (8.14%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.88%) Internet
5 8 (3.62%) LAN
5 8 (3.62%) VPN
5 8 (3.62%) WAN
6 7 (3.17%) ICMP
7 5 (2.26%) HTTP
8 4 (1.81%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.81%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.36%) BGP
9 3 (1.36%) SSL
10 1 (0.45%) HbbTV
10 1 (0.45%) LDAP
10 1 (0.45%) Network Security
10 1 (0.45%) SMTP
10 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.95%) MySQL
3 19 (8.60%) Big Data
4 17 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 16 (7.24%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.79%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.71%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.26%) HBase
9 5 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.36%) DB2
11 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.36%) Redis
12 2 (0.90%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.90%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (36.65%) Jenkins
2 63 (28.51%) Selenium
3 58 (26.24%) Git (software)
4 52 (23.53%) Maven
5 30 (13.57%) Gradle
6 28 (12.67%) Cucumber
6 28 (12.67%) TeamCity
7 26 (11.76%) WebDriver
8 25 (11.31%) JIRA
9 24 (10.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (9.95%) Subversion
11 18 (8.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (6.79%) SpecFlow
13 14 (6.33%) JUnit
14 11 (4.98%) Ant
14 11 (4.98%) MSTest
15 9 (4.07%) Bitbucket
15 9 (4.07%) Mocha
16 8 (3.62%) Artifactory
16 8 (3.62%) SonarQube
General
1 26 (11.76%) Finance
2 13 (5.88%) Banking
3 12 (5.43%) Publishing
4 8 (3.62%) Retail
5 7 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.26%) Games
7 4 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.36%) Law
8 3 (1.36%) Marketing
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (23.98%) Developer
2 36 (16.29%) Architect
3 34 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (11.31%) Tester
5 24 (10.86%) Automation Tester
5 24 (10.86%) Senior Automation Tester
5 24 (10.86%) Senior Tester
6 22 (9.95%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.43%) Administrator
7 12 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (5.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (5.43%) Software Engineer
7 12 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (4.52%) DevOps Administrator
8 10 (4.52%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 10 (4.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (4.07%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.19%) Web Services
2 33 (14.93%) Middleware
3 29 (13.12%) .NET
4 27 (12.22%) REST
5 25 (11.31%) SOAP
6 23 (10.41%) HTML
7 22 (9.95%) CSS
7 22 (9.95%) XML
8 21 (9.50%) Hibernate
8 21 (9.50%) JSON
9 19 (8.60%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.24%) jQuery
11 15 (6.79%) RESTful
12 14 (6.33%) LAMP
13 13 (5.88%) Node.js
14 12 (5.43%) Kafka
15 11 (4.98%) Java EE
16 10 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (4.07%) JSP
18 8 (3.62%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.22%) Fintech
2 18 (8.14%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.33%) Public Cloud
5 13 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.88%) Replication
6 12 (5.43%) User Experience
7 11 (4.98%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.17%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.17%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.26%) Life Science
10 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.81%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.81%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.81%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.96%) Linux
2 31 (14.03%) Windows
3 12 (5.43%) Debian
4 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.07%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.71%) Android
6 6 (2.71%) CentOS
6 6 (2.71%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.36%) Unix
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (66.52%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (40.27%) Test Automation
3 83 (37.56%) DevOps
4 77 (34.84%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (27.60%) Scrum
6 49 (22.17%) TDD
7 39 (17.65%) Open Source
8 38 (17.19%) Software Engineering
9 33 (14.93%) Validation
10 29 (13.12%) Configuration Management
11 28 (12.67%) Mentoring
12 24 (10.86%) MVC
13 23 (10.41%) Unit Testing
14 21 (9.50%) Data Management
15 20 (9.05%) BDD
15 20 (9.05%) Kanban
15 20 (9.05%) Risk Management
16 19 (8.60%) Case Management
16 19 (8.60%) Waterfall
17 18 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 93 (42.08%) Java
2 61 (27.60%) Python
3 52 (23.53%) C#
4 45 (20.36%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.65%) SQL
6 33 (14.93%) Bash Shell
7 29 (13.12%) Ruby
8 24 (10.86%) PowerShell
9 23 (10.41%) Scala
10 17 (7.69%) Perl
11 10 (4.52%) Go
12 7 (3.17%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.71%) C++
14 5 (2.26%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.81%) ES6
15 4 (1.81%) Groovy
15 4 (1.81%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.81%) PHP
16 3 (1.36%) Delphi
16 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (11.31%) Degree
2 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.43%) MCSE
3 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.62%) MCSD
5 4 (1.81%) MCSA
6 3 (1.36%) ISEB
6 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.38%) QA
2 15 (6.79%) SLA
3 14 (6.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 13 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.90%) GCP
6 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 43 (19.46%) Docker
2 11 (4.98%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.52%) iptables
4 9 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.62%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.26%) Apache Flume
8 3 (1.36%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.90%) vSphere
10 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.45%) Xen
10 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (23.53%) Puppet
2 44 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (16.74%) Ansible
4 29 (13.12%) Kubernetes
5 20 (9.05%) Terraform
6 15 (6.79%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.71%) Salt
8 5 (2.26%) Oozie
8 5 (2.26%) Simian Army
9 3 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.90%) HockeyApp
11 1 (0.45%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.45%) Consul
11 1 (0.45%) Graphite
11 1 (0.45%) Nagios
11 1 (0.45%) systemd
11 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (20.81%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.03%) Oracle
3 21 (9.50%) Google
4 19 (8.60%) Pega
5 15 (6.79%) IBM
6 14 (6.33%) EMC
7 12 (5.43%) VMware
8 8 (3.62%) MuleSoft
8 8 (3.62%) StreamBase
8 8 (3.62%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.36%) Embarcadero
9 3 (1.36%) HP
9 3 (1.36%) New Relic
9 3 (1.36%) Perforce
10 2 (0.90%) Adobe
10 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.45%) OpenText
11 1 (0.45%) Zend