Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CMake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMake over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CMake
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1048 1115 1166
Rank change year-on-year +67 +51 +47
Permanent jobs citing CMake 30 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 25
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £99,500 £84,250 £120,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +89.66% -38.95%

CMake is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 26,539 33,602 36,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.08% 20.18% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,963 27,191 29,495
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,524 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.45% +2.35%

CMake
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CMake as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CMake in the UK

CMake
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CMake in the UK

CMake
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMake over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CMake in the UK

CMake
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMake within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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
England +60 29 £57,500 +4.55% 32
UK excluding London +66 24 £42,500 -22.73% 20
South East +26 14 £41,250 -28.26% 10
London +72 5 £92,500 +68.18% 14
North of England +13 5 £56,250 +40.63% 4
East of England +69 3 £62,500 +13.64% 1
North East - 3 £37,500 -
Midlands +23 2 £35,000 -51.72% 3
North West +22 2 £73,750 +84.38% 1
West Midlands +29 1 £35,000 -51.72% 3
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT jobs citing CMake 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 with a requirement for CMake.

1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) C++
3 16 (53.33%) Python
4 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
6 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (36.67%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 10 (33.33%) Electronics
8 10 (33.33%) Windows
8 10 (33.33%) C
9 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
9 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
10 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 8 (26.67%) Ansible
10 8 (26.67%) Docker
10 8 (26.67%) Firmware
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (23.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (23.33%) Unix
11 7 (23.33%) Java
11 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
12 6 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (20.00%) DevOps
12 6 (20.00%) Kubernetes
12 6 (20.00%) Schematic Capture

CMake
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Bluetooth
1 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) InfiniBand
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.33%) SNMP
3 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Maven
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) GitLab
6 2 (6.67%) Clang
6 2 (6.67%) Gradle
6 2 (6.67%) JUnit
6 2 (6.67%) Valgrind
7 1 (3.33%) Ant
7 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.33%) Gerrit
7 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.33%) StarTeam
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Automotive
5 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) WPF
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) OpenCV
4 2 (6.67%) POSIX
4 2 (6.67%) Qt
4 2 (6.67%) STL
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) pytest
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (23.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.33%) Acoustics
5 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) CAD
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
6 6 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (13.33%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 2 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (6.67%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 10 (33.33%) C
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Go
6 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (10.00%) Ruby
8 2 (6.67%) C++/CLI
8 2 (6.67%) PHP
9 1 (3.33%) Lua
9 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
1 8 (26.67%) Firmware
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Ceph
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Lustre
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Ansible
2 6 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (13.33%) Puppet
4 3 (10.00%) Kibana
5 2 (6.67%) Nagios
5 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.33%) Graylog
6 1 (3.33%) SELinux
6 1 (3.33%) Terraform
6 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Borland
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Parasoft
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) SaltStack