The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 288 303 305
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.041% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,450 £53,250 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -27.77%
Release Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (43.75%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) Ant
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Maven
7 4 (25.00%) Gradle
7 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Subversion
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) Release Management
9 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
9 2 (12.50%) C
9 2 (12.50%) Macrovision
9 2 (12.50%) PHP
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (25.00%) Gradle
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
5 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 2 (12.50%) Grunt
6 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
6 1 (6.25%) PVCS
6 1 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Macrovision
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Akamai
2 1 (6.25%) TEOCO
2 1 (6.25%) CyberSource
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago