The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 122 146 138
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.24% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Release Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1992 2366 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.01% 95.29% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 1879 1857
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Release Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 3 £50,000 +48.14%
Release Engineer
East of England

Release Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
3 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Python
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Internet of Things
5 8 (50.00%) Internet
5 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (25.00%) Release Management
9 3 (18.75%) Wireless
9 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (6.25%) GCC
10 1 (6.25%) SDLC
10 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
10 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
10 1 (6.25%) Ruby
10 1 (6.25%) JIRA
10 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.25%) C
10 1 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
10 1 (6.25%) Web Services

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) GCC
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
1 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft