Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CMake
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1098 1134 1287
Rank change year-on-year +36 +153 +13
Permanent jobs citing CMake 74 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.022% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.11% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 12
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -22.73% -12.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -31.76% -22.73% -12.00%

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 35,856 33,341 37,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,512 28,329 31,782
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CMake in the UK

CMake
Top 10 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 24 February 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
England +17 49 £55,000 +29.41% 12
UK excluding London +11 38 £29,000 -31.76% 10
London +18 36 £58,750 +11.90% 6
Scotland - 25 £29,000 - 4
Midlands +19 8 £31,250 -21.88% 3
West Midlands +16 8 £31,250 -10.71% 3
East of England +2 2 £62,500 +177.78% 1
North of England - 2 £48,750 - 1
North West - 2 £48,750 - 1
South East -4 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 72 (97.30%) C++
2 58 (78.38%) Linux
3 53 (71.62%) Python
4 44 (59.46%) Windows
4 44 (59.46%) Jenkins
5 37 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 35 (47.30%) Java
7 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
8 31 (41.89%) MSBuild
8 31 (41.89%) DevOps
8 31 (41.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (39.19%) NuGet
9 29 (39.19%) Selenium
9 29 (39.19%) Maven
9 29 (39.19%) Debian
10 27 (36.49%) SDET
11 26 (35.14%) C#
12 25 (33.78%) Bugzilla
13 24 (32.43%) .NET
13 24 (32.43%) Robotics
13 24 (32.43%) SonarQube
13 24 (32.43%) Phabricator
13 24 (32.43%) Innovative Thinking
13 24 (32.43%) Artifactory
13 24 (32.43%) Ranorex
14 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
15 16 (21.62%) Qt
16 14 (18.92%) Degree
16 14 (18.92%) JIRA

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 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Blockchain
2 4 (5.41%) Big Data
2 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 44 (59.46%) Jenkins
2 31 (41.89%) MSBuild
3 29 (39.19%) Maven
3 29 (39.19%) NuGet
3 29 (39.19%) Selenium
4 25 (33.78%) Bugzilla
5 24 (32.43%) Artifactory
5 24 (32.43%) Phabricator
5 24 (32.43%) Ranorex
5 24 (32.43%) SonarQube
6 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
7 14 (18.92%) JIRA
8 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
9 6 (8.11%) Clang
10 5 (6.76%) Mercurial
11 4 (5.41%) Gradle
11 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (5.41%) Xcode
12 3 (4.05%) Subversion
13 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (5.41%) Games
1 4 (5.41%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.70%) Electronics
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Software Engineer
2 27 (36.49%) Software Test Engineer
2 27 (36.49%) Test Engineer
3 26 (35.14%) Development Engineer
3 26 (35.14%) Software Development Engineer
3 26 (35.14%) Test Development Engineer
4 21 (28.38%) Developer
5 17 (22.97%) C++ Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Senior C++ Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Analytics Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Audio Programmer
8 3 (4.05%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Programmer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Games Programmer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 16 (21.62%) Qt
3 14 (18.92%) STL
4 8 (10.81%) RESTful
5 5 (6.76%) LLVM
6 4 (5.41%) FFmpeg
6 4 (5.41%) Grails
6 4 (5.41%) jOOQ
6 4 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (5.41%) Spring
6 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
6 4 (5.41%) Spring Integration
6 4 (5.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (4.05%) iOS SDK
7 3 (4.05%) Middleware
7 3 (4.05%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (2.70%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.35%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.35%) OpenCV
9 1 (1.35%) OpenSceneGraph
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Robotics
2 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.16%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.05%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.05%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (2.70%) CUDA
7 1 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.35%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.35%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 58 (78.38%) Linux
2 44 (59.46%) Windows
3 29 (39.19%) Debian
4 6 (8.11%) Unix
5 5 (6.76%) Android
5 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
3 31 (41.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 31 (41.89%) DevOps
4 27 (36.49%) SDET
5 24 (32.43%) Innovative Thinking
6 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
9 8 (10.81%) BDD
9 8 (10.81%) OO
9 8 (10.81%) OOP
9 8 (10.81%) TDD
10 7 (9.46%) Signal Processing
11 5 (6.76%) Cryptocurrency
11 5 (6.76%) Cryptography
11 5 (6.76%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Scrum
12 4 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) C++
2 53 (71.62%) Python
3 35 (47.30%) Java
4 26 (35.14%) C#
5 11 (14.86%) C
6 8 (10.81%) MATLAB
7 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.76%) Groovy
9 3 (4.05%) R
10 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.35%) GLSL
10 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) IEC 61131
2 1 (1.35%) JTAG
2 1 (1.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) ESRI
1 1 (1.35%) Google
1 1 (1.35%) Mapbox
1 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
1 1 (1.35%) Perforce