Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Build Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1064 1114 1064
Rank change year-on-year +50 -50 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Build Engineer 87 98 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.055% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 94 186
England median annual salary £49,000 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.89% +18.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,850 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £90,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £49,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.91% +15.79% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Build Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Build Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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
East of England +30 29 £47,500 +90.00% 2
London -14 22 £52,500 -16.00% 5
North of England +8 20 £50,000 +42.86%
North East +21 11 £50,000 +15.61%
South East +28 9 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +21 6 £41,500 +18.57%
Midlands +51 5 £28,750 -28.13% 1
West Midlands +19 4 £30,000 -25.00%
North West -1 3 £37,500 -
South West +7 2 £35,500 -21.11%
East Midlands - 1 £27,000 - 1
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Build Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (45.98%) Jenkins
2 36 (41.38%) DevOps
3 34 (39.08%) Windows
4 33 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (36.78%) Python
6 19 (21.84%) Configuration Management
7 18 (20.69%) Finance
8 17 (19.54%) Ansible
9 16 (18.39%) Android
10 15 (17.24%) Linux
11 14 (16.09%) Firmware
11 14 (16.09%) Wireless
11 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
12 13 (14.94%) SCCM
12 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
12 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
12 13 (14.94%) C++
13 12 (13.79%) Maven
13 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
14 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (12.64%) Artifactory
14 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
14 11 (12.64%) Terraform
14 11 (12.64%) Packer
14 11 (12.64%) Web Operations
14 11 (12.64%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (12.64%) GitLab
14 11 (12.64%) Programme Delivery
14 11 (12.64%) Google

Build Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (4.60%) IIS
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (12.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Wireless
2 5 (5.75%) DNS
2 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) DHCP
4 3 (3.45%) SMTP
4 3 (3.45%) SNMP
5 2 (2.30%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) BGP
6 1 (1.15%) DAB
6 1 (1.15%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.15%) Internet
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) OSPF
6 1 (1.15%) SNA
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.79%) Maven
4 11 (12.64%) Artifactory
4 11 (12.64%) GitLab
5 8 (9.20%) Mercurial
6 7 (8.05%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.60%) MSBuild
8 4 (4.60%) NuGet
8 4 (4.60%) Subversion
9 3 (3.45%) JIRA
9 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.30%) Hudson
10 2 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.15%) Ant
11 1 (1.15%) Chocolatey
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Electronics
2 10 (11.49%) Manufacturing
2 10 (11.49%) Marketing
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Android
3 15 (17.24%) Linux
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.60%) VMS
6 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.30%) Unix
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) DevOps
2 33 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (21.84%) Configuration Management
4 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 11 (12.64%) Programme Delivery
5 11 (12.64%) Web Operations
6 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (11.49%) Programme Management
7 8 (9.20%) ITIL
8 7 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.90%) Release Automation
10 5 (5.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.75%) Change Control
10 5 (5.75%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) Python
2 13 (14.94%) C++
2 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.20%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.20%) SQL
4 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.60%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) Tcl
6 3 (3.45%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) C
7 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.75%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (2.30%) MOS
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) CCNP
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) GCP
2 6 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Firmware
2 9 (10.34%) Docker
3 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.30%) Xen
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) Ansible
2 13 (14.94%) SCCM
3 11 (12.64%) Nagios
3 11 (12.64%) Packer
3 11 (12.64%) Terraform
4 10 (11.49%) Puppet
5 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Google
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) SAP
3 8 (9.20%) Acronis
3 8 (9.20%) VMware
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle
5 6 (6.90%) Sun
6 5 (5.75%) OpenText
6 5 (5.75%) Siebel
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco
7 3 (3.45%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) Dell
7 3 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.30%) F5
9 1 (1.15%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.15%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.15%) Linksys
9 1 (1.15%) Lumension
9 1 (1.15%) Meraki