The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Build Automation
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 421 449
Rank change year-on-year +73 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Build Automation 39 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 23
Median salary £45,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £48,600
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.40% -6.08%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Build Automation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Build Automation in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +46 18 £45,000 -25.00% 1
West Sussex - 7 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 6 £84,000 +29.23% 1
Kent - 6 £45,000 -
East Sussex +11 2 £36,500 -8.75%
Build Automation
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 61 (70.11%) Bash Shell
2 59 (67.82%) Linux
3 56 (64.37%) Python
4 55 (63.22%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (52.87%) Java
6 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (48.28%) Git (software)
7 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (43.68%) Ansible
9 36 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
9 36 (41.38%) Maven
10 35 (40.23%) Puppet
10 35 (40.23%) Gradle
11 33 (37.93%) Perl
12 31 (35.63%) MySQL
13 30 (34.48%) Spring
13 30 (34.48%) Test Automation
14 29 (33.33%) DevOps
14 29 (33.33%) Ant
15 27 (31.03%) SOA
16 26 (29.89%) Selenium
17 25 (28.74%) Unix
17 25 (28.74%) Salt
17 25 (28.74%) Continuous Delivery
18 24 (27.59%) TDD
19 23 (26.44%) Subversion
19 23 (26.44%) NoSQL
19 23 (26.44%) Continuous Deployment
20 21 (24.14%) SaaS
20 21 (24.14%) SQL

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (14.94%) Apache
2 12 (13.79%) Jetty
2 12 (13.79%) nginx
2 12 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.49%) Confluence
4 8 (9.20%) Apache Solr
4 8 (9.20%) Apache Spark
4 8 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (63.22%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (24.14%) SaaS
3 8 (9.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.15%) IaaS
6 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) DNS
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
1 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) MySQL
2 23 (26.44%) NoSQL
3 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
4 12 (13.79%) Big Data
5 11 (12.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (12.64%) MongoDB
5 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
5 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.90%) Text Mining
7 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.30%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.30%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 42 (48.28%) Git (software)
2 36 (41.38%) Maven
3 35 (40.23%) Gradle
4 29 (33.33%) Ant
5 26 (29.89%) Selenium
6 23 (26.44%) Subversion
7 19 (21.84%) Apache Ivy
8 15 (17.24%) JIRA
9 12 (13.79%) WebDriver
10 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
10 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
10 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (9.20%) SpecFlow
11 8 (9.20%) Vagrant
12 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (4.60%) FitNesse
12 4 (4.60%) Grunt
12 4 (4.60%) Mocha
12 4 (4.60%) TestNG
13 3 (3.45%) TestLink
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Marketing
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Publishing
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) Release Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (17.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (17.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 13 (14.94%) Test Engineer
6 12 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (12.64%) Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (8.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) Spring
2 19 (21.84%) Web Services
3 13 (14.94%) .NET
4 12 (13.79%) RESTful
5 9 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.20%) Lucene
6 8 (9.20%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (6.90%) Kafka
8 5 (5.75%) REST
9 3 (3.45%) SOAP
10 2 (2.30%) CSS
10 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
10 2 (2.30%) HTML
10 2 (2.30%) HTML5
11 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.15%) CSS3
11 1 (1.15%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (1.15%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.20%) Device Driver
2 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) Fintech
3 6 (6.90%) Linked Data
4 5 (5.75%) Blog
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.82%) Linux
2 25 (28.74%) Unix
3 15 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.49%) Debian
5 8 (9.20%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) VMS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 29 (33.33%) DevOps
5 27 (31.03%) SOA
6 25 (28.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (27.59%) TDD
8 23 (26.44%) Continuous Deployment
9 19 (21.84%) Dependency Management
10 16 (18.39%) Scrum
11 15 (17.24%) Open Source
12 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
13 12 (13.79%) BDD
13 12 (13.79%) Prototyping
13 12 (13.79%) Rapid Prototyping
13 12 (13.79%) Release Automation
14 11 (12.64%) Kanban
15 9 (10.34%) Load Balancing
16 8 (9.20%) Time Management
16 8 (9.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.11%) Bash Shell
2 56 (64.37%) Python
3 46 (52.87%) Java
4 33 (37.93%) Perl
5 21 (24.14%) SQL
6 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
7 15 (17.24%) C#
8 13 (14.94%) Ruby
9 11 (12.64%) C++
9 11 (12.64%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) MCAD
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Docker
1 8 (9.20%) iptables
1 8 (9.20%) KVM
1 8 (9.20%) LXC
1 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (43.68%) Ansible
2 36 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (40.23%) Puppet
4 25 (28.74%) Salt
5 8 (9.20%) SELinux
6 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.20%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.75%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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