Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Automation
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 810 869 823
Rank change year-on-year +59 -46 +7
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 313 305 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 247 251 391
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £39,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +2.08% -

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 139,565 150,425 164,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.55% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 111,949 119,525 138,391
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +81 191 £62,500 -10.71% 35
South East -8 40 £60,000 +26.32% 8
North of England +28 37 £55,000 -20.29% 3
East of England +27 27 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Yorkshire +40 22 £70,000 +40.00% 1
North West +6 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South West +13 9 £45,000 -2.17% 4
Midlands +4 8 £52,500 -26.57% 4
West Midlands +6 5 £47,500 -33.57% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £90,000 +125.00% 3
North East -20 3 £45,000 -34.78%
Build Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Build Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 194 (61.98%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (44.41%) Java
3 122 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
4 120 (38.34%) DevOps
5 117 (37.38%) Jenkins
6 111 (35.46%) Amazon AWS
7 109 (34.82%) Test Automation
8 103 (32.91%) JavaScript
9 97 (30.99%) Linux
10 89 (28.43%) Python
11 82 (26.20%) Selenium
12 81 (25.88%) SQL
13 75 (23.96%) Web Services
13 75 (23.96%) Maven
13 75 (23.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 73 (23.32%) Docker
14 73 (23.32%) Scrum
15 72 (23.00%) Finance
16 70 (22.36%) Puppet
17 67 (21.41%) Git (software)
18 64 (20.45%) Spring
19 63 (20.13%) Ansible
20 62 (19.81%) GitHub
21 61 (19.49%) Microservices
21 61 (19.49%) Terraform
22 58 (18.53%) Microsoft
23 56 (17.89%) AngularJS
23 56 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
24 55 (17.57%) C#
24 55 (17.57%) HTML

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 13 (4.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 13 (4.15%) CMS
2 11 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.88%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.24%) Apache
6 6 (1.92%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.92%) IIS
7 5 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.28%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.28%) nginx
8 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.96%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.96%) Kentico
9 3 (0.96%) WildFly
10 2 (0.64%) JBoss
11 1 (0.32%) CICS
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 111 (35.46%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (23.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (19.81%) GitHub
4 32 (10.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (7.99%) PaaS
6 23 (7.35%) OpenShift
7 22 (7.03%) Serverless
8 19 (6.07%) Route 53
8 19 (6.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 15 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (2.88%) SaaS
12 8 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
13 7 (2.24%) Azure Functions
14 6 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
14 6 (1.92%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 5 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.28%) Amazon S3
16 4 (1.28%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.43%) Firewall
2 15 (4.79%) HTTP
3 14 (4.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.15%) MRTG
5 11 (3.51%) WAN
6 10 (3.19%) BGP
6 10 (3.19%) OSPF
7 9 (2.88%) WLAN
8 8 (2.56%) DNS
8 8 (2.56%) Network Security
9 7 (2.24%) LAN
10 5 (1.60%) Internet
11 4 (1.28%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.28%) VLAN
11 4 (1.28%) Wireless
11 4 (1.28%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.96%) DSL
12 3 (0.96%) MPLS
12 3 (0.96%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.96%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.02%) MongoDB
2 43 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 39 (12.46%) MySQL
4 34 (10.86%) NoSQL
5 29 (9.27%) Relational Database
6 21 (6.71%) Big Data
6 21 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (6.07%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (3.19%) Data Lake
12 9 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.88%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.56%) Cosmos DB
14 6 (1.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.92%) Geospatial Data
14 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 117 (37.38%) Jenkins
2 82 (26.20%) Selenium
3 75 (23.96%) Maven
4 67 (21.41%) Git (software)
5 43 (13.74%) JIRA
6 37 (11.82%) TeamCity
7 34 (10.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (9.58%) WebDriver
9 29 (9.27%) Cucumber
9 29 (9.27%) Subversion
10 23 (7.35%) Gradle
11 21 (6.71%) Ant
12 20 (6.39%) SonarQube
12 20 (6.39%) Vagrant
13 18 (5.75%) Eclipse
14 15 (4.79%) JUnit
14 15 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (4.47%) IntelliJ
15 14 (4.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (23.00%) Finance
2 17 (5.43%) Banking
3 11 (3.51%) Games
4 8 (2.56%) Front Office
4 8 (2.56%) Publishing
5 7 (2.24%) Advertising
6 6 (1.92%) Marketing
7 5 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.28%) Retail
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.64%) Law
9 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (37.38%) Developer
2 69 (22.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (19.17%) Java Developer
4 40 (12.78%) Senior Developer
5 27 (8.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (7.35%) Architect
6 23 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
7 17 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (5.43%) Lead Developer
8 16 (5.11%) AWS Developer
8 16 (5.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (5.11%) Tester
9 14 (4.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (4.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 14 (4.47%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.47%) Test Leader
10 13 (4.15%) Build Engineer
10 13 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (4.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (23.96%) Web Services
2 64 (20.45%) Spring
3 56 (17.89%) AngularJS
4 55 (17.57%) HTML
5 51 (16.29%) CSS
6 47 (15.02%) Node.js
7 44 (14.06%) REST
8 36 (11.50%) .NET
9 34 (10.86%) HTML5
9 34 (10.86%) React
10 30 (9.58%) Hibernate
10 30 (9.58%) JSON
10 30 (9.58%) RESTful
11 28 (8.95%) jQuery
12 25 (7.99%) Spring Boot
13 19 (6.07%) Sass
14 17 (5.43%) Middleware
15 16 (5.11%) CSS3
15 16 (5.11%) J2EE
15 16 (5.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.63%) User Experience
2 23 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.47%) Robotics
5 13 (4.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (3.19%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.19%) Fintech
7 9 (2.88%) Cloud Native
8 8 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.92%) Online Games
11 5 (1.60%) Cybercrime
11 5 (1.60%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.60%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 97 (30.99%) Linux
2 41 (13.10%) Windows
3 18 (5.75%) Ubuntu
4 15 (4.79%) CentOS
4 15 (4.79%) Fedora
5 13 (4.15%) Unix
6 12 (3.83%) SUSE
7 8 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.96%) Solaris
8 3 (0.96%) VMS
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.64%) Android
9 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (61.98%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
3 120 (38.34%) DevOps
4 109 (34.82%) Test Automation
5 73 (23.32%) Scrum
6 61 (19.49%) Microservices
7 53 (16.93%) TDD
8 44 (14.06%) Configuration Management
9 40 (12.78%) Software Engineering
10 39 (12.46%) Performance Testing
11 37 (11.82%) BDD
12 36 (11.50%) Open Source
12 36 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (10.54%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (9.90%) Deployment Automation
15 29 (9.27%) SDLC
16 28 (8.95%) Multithreading
17 27 (8.63%) Artificial Intelligence
18 26 (8.31%) MVC
18 26 (8.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 139 (44.41%) Java
2 103 (32.91%) JavaScript
3 89 (28.43%) Python
4 81 (25.88%) SQL
5 55 (17.57%) C#
6 35 (11.18%) PowerShell
7 29 (9.27%) Ruby
8 25 (7.99%) Bash Shell
9 24 (7.67%) Java 8
10 20 (6.39%) Perl
10 20 (6.39%) PL/SQL
11 14 (4.47%) Korn
12 10 (3.19%) Bourne shell
12 10 (3.19%) Scala
13 8 (2.56%) C++
13 8 (2.56%) ES6
13 8 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.92%) Groovy
15 4 (1.28%) C
15 4 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (10.86%) Degree
2 15 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.15%) CCNA
3 13 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (2.56%) MCSE
6 7 (2.24%) CCNP
7 6 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.60%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.60%) MBA
9 4 (1.28%) MCSA
9 4 (1.28%) MCSD
10 3 (0.96%) CCAA
10 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.99%) QA
2 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (23.32%) Docker
2 16 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (3.83%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.19%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.60%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.60%) Xen
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.96%) HDFS
7 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.96%) XenApp
7 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (22.36%) Puppet
2 63 (20.13%) Ansible
3 61 (19.49%) Terraform
4 56 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (13.74%) Kubernetes
6 19 (6.07%) Nagios
7 13 (4.15%) Cacti
8 7 (2.24%) Graphite
8 7 (2.24%) logstash
8 7 (2.24%) Packer
9 5 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (1.60%) OpenNMS
9 5 (1.60%) vCenter Server
9 5 (1.60%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.28%) Automic
10 4 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.96%) Kibana
11 3 (0.96%) Oozie
11 3 (0.96%) Rundeck
11 3 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 58 (18.53%) Microsoft
2 50 (15.97%) Oracle
3 24 (7.67%) Red Hat
4 19 (6.07%) Cisco
5 17 (5.43%) Google
6 16 (5.11%) Adobe
6 16 (5.11%) VMware
7 12 (3.83%) Cognizant
8 11 (3.51%) Meraki
9 10 (3.19%) Blue Prism
9 10 (3.19%) CheckPoint
9 10 (3.19%) Fortinet
9 10 (3.19%) Juniper
10 8 (2.56%) Cloudera
10 8 (2.56%) Hortonworks
11 6 (1.92%) Databricks
11 6 (1.92%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.28%) IBM
13 3 (0.96%) Citrix
13 3 (0.96%) Tableau