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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 297 341 328
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.063% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.068% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £51,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
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
9252 11768 10807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 92.52% 93.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7931 9974 9303
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £75,000 £77,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
4 8 (47.06%) Financial Institution
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Ant
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
7 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Gradle
8 4 (23.53%) JIRA
8 4 (23.53%) Release Management
9 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
9 3 (17.65%) Subversion
9 3 (17.65%) Macrovision
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
9 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
9 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (11.76%) Ansible
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
10 2 (11.76%) Perforce

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Ant
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) Gradle
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 3 (17.65%) CruiseControl
5 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
6 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.76%) Grunt
7 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Release Management
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Macrovision
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Akamai
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
City, London
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Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago