The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 240 310 331
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.029% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
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
6034 9949 11589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.95% 94.99% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5499 8514 9690
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,012
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Release Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Release Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Change Control
3 6 (46.15%) Build Automation
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Ant
3 6 (46.15%) Perforce
3 6 (46.15%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) Release Management
3 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) C++

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Ant
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Fintech
1 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) Build Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Perforce
2 5 (38.46%) Splunk