The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Automation
England / North West
Rank - 230 249
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.14% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

Build Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5555 5000 5806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.37% 87.98% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4158 4662
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Build Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in the North West

Build Automation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Build Automation in the North West

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) nginx
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) WSGI
3 2 (50.00%) Salt
4 1 (25.00%) Icinga
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (25.00%) NuGet
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
1 2 (50.00%) WSGI
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Salt
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Icinga
3 1 (25.00%) Kibana
3 1 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios