Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Build Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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

Senior Build Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1147 1209 1285
Rank change year-on-year +62 +76 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Build Engineer 24 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 4
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +91.67%
10th Percentile £60,325 £48,950 £46,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £87,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.31% +13.04% +91.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168,332 171,865 195,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.19% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136,208 140,089 164,520
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Senior Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Build Engineer in the UK

Senior Build Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Build Engineer in the UK

Senior Build Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Build Engineer over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Build Engineer in the UK

Senior Build Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Build Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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 +42 21 £72,500 +11.54%
London - 15 £72,500 -
UK excluding London +18 9 £63,500 -2.31%
East of England - 5 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
South East - 1 £63,500 -

Senior Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Senior Build Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Build Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (75.00%) DevOps
2 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Machine Learning
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (20.83%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) Dependency Management
4 5 (20.83%) Release Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.67%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) Subversion
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
8 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto

Senior Build Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) DevOps
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.83%) Dependency Management
4 5 (20.83%) Machine Learning
4 5 (20.83%) Release Automation
5 4 (16.67%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) Python
1 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.17%) VMware