The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 102 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 0.33% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.35% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £39,125 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -9.09%
Release Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Release Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Release Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) Internet of Things
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Hudson
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) C
7 1 (6.67%) C++
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Release Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) VMware