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

Build Automation
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 797 818 816
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 +47
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 372 363 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 271 294 417
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.83% +0.83%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £82,125 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 148,915 151,545 172,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.67% 90.67% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119,843 123,063 145,091
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

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 July 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 July 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 +66 223 £65,000 -7.14% 20
North of England +51 62 £65,000 - 6
South East -16 61 £60,000 +33.33%
North West +41 32 £51,500 -14.17% 3
Yorkshire +39 29 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Midlands -4 14 £48,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +14 9 £43,750 -38.81% 2
South West +1 8 £41,500 -12.63% 1
East Midlands -15 5 £90,000 +111.76% 1
East of England -23 4 £45,000 -10.00% 7
North East -26 1 £55,000 -20.29% 1
Build Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 217 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (46.51%) Java
3 160 (43.01%) DevOps
4 145 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
5 143 (38.44%) Linux
6 127 (34.14%) Python
6 127 (34.14%) Continuous Integration
7 126 (33.87%) Test Automation
8 109 (29.30%) Jenkins
9 105 (28.23%) SQL
10 102 (27.42%) JavaScript
11 94 (25.27%) Scrum
12 90 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 84 (22.58%) Selenium
14 82 (22.04%) Finance
15 78 (20.97%) Puppet
15 78 (20.97%) Ansible
16 77 (20.70%) Microsoft
17 75 (20.16%) TDD
18 73 (19.62%) Software Engineering
18 73 (19.62%) Configuration Management
18 73 (19.62%) Docker
19 72 (19.35%) Oracle
20 71 (19.09%) Terraform
21 70 (18.82%) Web Services
22 66 (17.74%) C#
23 61 (16.40%) Git (software)
24 59 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
24 59 (15.86%) Ruby
24 59 (15.86%) Deployment Automation

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 29 (7.80%) Apache
2 21 (5.65%) nginx
3 16 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.42%) IIS
7 7 (1.88%) Jetty
8 6 (1.61%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.61%) CMS
8 6 (1.61%) Confluence
9 4 (1.08%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.08%) Mule
10 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.54%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.54%) JBoss
11 2 (0.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 145 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (14.78%) GitHub
4 25 (6.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (6.18%) PaaS
6 20 (5.38%) OpenShift
7 19 (5.11%) SaaS
8 17 (4.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (4.03%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (2.96%) Route 53
11 10 (2.69%) Serverless
11 10 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (2.42%) Datadog
13 7 (1.88%) IaaS
14 6 (1.61%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.61%) CloudBees
15 4 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (1.08%) NuGet
15 4 (1.08%) Slack
15 4 (1.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.22%) HTTP
2 34 (9.14%) DNS
3 29 (7.80%) Firewall
4 24 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 18 (4.84%) VPN
6 17 (4.57%) SSL
7 14 (3.76%) Internet
8 11 (2.96%) SAN
9 9 (2.42%) SMTP
10 8 (2.15%) LAN
10 8 (2.15%) WAN
11 3 (0.81%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.54%) ICMP
13 1 (0.27%) BGP
13 1 (0.27%) HSRP
13 1 (0.27%) OSPF
13 1 (0.27%) VRRP
13 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.27%) Wireless
13 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 32 (8.60%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 25 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.45%) MySQL
7 22 (5.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (5.38%) Big Data
8 20 (5.38%) Redis
9 14 (3.76%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (2.69%) Data Lake
12 9 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.61%) Amazon Aurora
15 5 (1.34%) MariaDB
16 4 (1.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 109 (29.30%) Jenkins
2 84 (22.58%) Selenium
3 61 (16.40%) Git (software)
4 58 (15.59%) Maven
5 49 (13.17%) TeamCity
6 42 (11.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 42 (11.29%) MSBuild
7 39 (10.48%) WebDriver
8 38 (10.22%) Gradle
8 38 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (8.33%) JIRA
10 27 (7.26%) Cucumber
10 27 (7.26%) Vagrant
11 23 (6.18%) Subversion
12 22 (5.91%) Visual Studio Team System
13 21 (5.65%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (5.38%) SpecFlow
15 19 (5.11%) Artifactory
15 19 (5.11%) JUnit
16 17 (4.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 82 (22.04%) Finance
2 21 (5.65%) Games
3 20 (5.38%) Banking
3 20 (5.38%) Publishing
4 19 (5.11%) Retail
5 8 (2.15%) Front Office
6 6 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.61%) Marketing
7 5 (1.34%) Advertising
8 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (36.56%) Developer
2 79 (21.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (18.01%) Java Developer
4 33 (8.87%) Lead Developer
5 30 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.53%) Architect
6 28 (7.53%) Tester
7 24 (6.45%) AWS Developer
8 23 (6.18%) Cloud Architect
9 22 (5.91%) Lead DevOps
10 21 (5.65%) Automation Tester
11 20 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
11 20 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (4.84%) Analyst
13 17 (4.57%) Automation Engineer
13 17 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
13 17 (4.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 17 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (4.57%) Windows Engineer
14 16 (4.30%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.82%) Web Services
2 58 (15.59%) AngularJS
3 55 (14.78%) HTML
4 54 (14.52%) Spring
5 53 (14.25%) CSS
6 47 (12.63%) React
7 46 (12.37%) .NET
8 43 (11.56%) Node.js
9 35 (9.41%) HTML5
9 35 (9.41%) REST
10 33 (8.87%) RESTful
11 32 (8.60%) Middleware
12 27 (7.26%) Hibernate
12 27 (7.26%) Kafka
13 26 (6.99%) JSON
14 23 (6.18%) J2EE
15 21 (5.65%) jQuery
16 20 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
16 20 (5.38%) J2SE
17 19 (5.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.72%) User Experience
2 24 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.57%) Public Cloud
4 17 (4.57%) Robotics
4 17 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (3.23%) Fintech
8 10 (2.69%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.69%) Online Games
8 10 (2.69%) Video\Live Streaming
9 8 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.15%) Replication
10 6 (1.61%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.34%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.34%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.08%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 143 (38.44%) Linux
2 48 (12.90%) Windows
3 27 (7.26%) CentOS
4 23 (6.18%) Unix
5 21 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (4.30%) Fedora
7 15 (4.03%) Ubuntu
8 13 (3.49%) SUSE
9 11 (2.96%) Solaris
10 5 (1.34%) Android
10 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (43.01%) DevOps
3 127 (34.14%) Continuous Integration
4 126 (33.87%) Test Automation
5 94 (25.27%) Scrum
6 75 (20.16%) TDD
7 73 (19.62%) Configuration Management
7 73 (19.62%) Software Engineering
8 59 (15.86%) Deployment Automation
9 55 (14.78%) Open Source
10 50 (13.44%) BDD
10 50 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (12.63%) Microservices
12 41 (11.02%) Mentoring
13 39 (10.48%) E-Commerce
14 36 (9.68%) MVC
15 34 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (8.60%) SDLC
18 31 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.51%) Java
2 127 (34.14%) Python
3 105 (28.23%) SQL
4 102 (27.42%) JavaScript
5 66 (17.74%) C#
6 59 (15.86%) Ruby
7 55 (14.78%) Bash Shell
8 51 (13.71%) PowerShell
9 33 (8.87%) Scala
10 31 (8.33%) Perl
11 23 (6.18%) Java 8
12 22 (5.91%) PL/SQL
13 21 (5.65%) Korn
14 20 (5.38%) C++
15 16 (4.30%) Bourne shell
16 15 (4.03%) Go
16 15 (4.03%) Groovy
17 14 (3.76%) Shell Script
18 13 (3.49%) ES6
19 7 (1.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (13.17%) Degree
2 20 (5.38%) MCSE
2 20 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.23%) MCSA
4 11 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.42%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (2.15%) MCSD
7 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.81%) CCAA
8 3 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.33%) QA
2 20 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.42%) GCP
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (19.62%) Docker
2 18 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.81%) XenApp
6 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 78 (20.97%) Ansible
1 78 (20.97%) Puppet
2 71 (19.09%) Terraform
3 59 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (8.60%) Kubernetes
5 18 (4.84%) Salt
6 17 (4.57%) Nagios
7 11 (2.96%) logstash
8 9 (2.42%) Consul
8 9 (2.42%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (1.88%) Graphite
10 5 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (1.34%) Icinga
11 4 (1.08%) Kibana
12 3 (0.81%) Automic
12 3 (0.81%) vRealize
13 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.54%) HP ALM
13 2 (0.54%) Mesos
13 2 (0.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 77 (20.70%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.35%) Oracle
3 36 (9.68%) Google
3 36 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 22 (5.91%) Capita
5 18 (4.84%) VMware
6 13 (3.49%) Adobe
6 13 (3.49%) Blue Prism
7 12 (3.23%) IBM
7 12 (3.23%) New Relic
8 9 (2.42%) SAP
9 6 (1.61%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.34%) Sybase
11 4 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.08%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.08%) PayPal
11 4 (1.08%) Symantec
11 4 (1.08%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.81%) Citrix
12 3 (0.81%) Perforce