The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 826 781 790
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 50 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.088% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £25,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Release Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in England

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Release Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
London -18 32 £55,000 +18.91% 2
East Midlands +6 7 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £45,000 -
South East -16 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South West -21 2 £35,000 -15.15%
North West -23 2 £33,500 - 1
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 57 (42.86%) Subversion
1 57 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (36.09%) Jenkins
4 47 (35.34%) Linux
5 46 (34.59%) .NET
6 43 (32.33%) Java
7 41 (30.83%) SQL
8 37 (27.82%) Configuration Management
9 34 (25.56%) Maven
10 33 (24.81%) PowerShell
11 31 (23.31%) Git (software)
12 30 (22.56%) DevOps
13 28 (21.05%) Release Management
14 27 (20.30%) C#
14 27 (20.30%) Windows
15 25 (18.80%) QA
16 24 (18.05%) Ant
16 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
17 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
18 20 (15.04%) Python
18 20 (15.04%) Hudson
19 19 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (14.29%) UNIX
20 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET
20 18 (13.53%) CruiseControl
20 18 (13.53%) Ruby
20 18 (13.53%) Telecoms
21 17 (12.78%) Finance
21 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 14 (10.53%) IIS
2 8 (6.02%) Apache
3 7 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.51%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.50%) Node.js
6 2 (1.50%) Mule
6 2 (1.50%) nginx
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.75%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) SaaS
1 4 (3.01%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Internet
2 6 (4.51%) 3G
2 6 (4.51%) LTE
3 5 (3.76%) DNS
4 3 (2.26%) Wireless
5 2 (1.50%) 4G
5 2 (1.50%) HTTP
5 2 (1.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.01%) MySQL
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (42.86%) Subversion
2 48 (36.09%) Jenkins
3 34 (25.56%) Maven
4 31 (23.31%) Git (software)
5 24 (18.05%) Ant
6 20 (15.04%) Hudson
7 19 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (13.53%) CruiseControl
9 17 (12.78%) TeamCity
10 14 (10.53%) MSBuild
11 11 (8.27%) Bugzilla
12 9 (6.77%) JIRA
13 7 (5.26%) CMake
13 7 (5.26%) Gradle
14 6 (4.51%) InstallShield
14 6 (4.51%) Mercurial
15 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
15 4 (3.01%) Redmine
15 4 (3.01%) JUnit
16 2 (1.50%) PVCS
General
1 18 (13.53%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.78%) Finance
3 12 (9.02%) Banking
4 10 (7.52%) Retail
5 4 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.26%) Automotive
7 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.59%) .NET
2 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.52%) XML
3 10 (7.52%) Software Packaging
4 8 (6.02%) Application Packaging
5 7 (5.26%) HTML
6 6 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.26%) Spring
7 3 (2.26%) jQuery
7 3 (2.26%) XSD
7 3 (2.26%) XSL
7 3 (2.26%) CSS
7 3 (2.26%) J2EE
8 2 (1.50%) Middleware
9 1 (0.75%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Open Source
2 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.50%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Life Science
4 1 (0.75%) Social Network
4 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.34%) Linux
2 27 (20.30%) Windows
3 19 (14.29%) UNIX
4 13 (9.77%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.76%) Debian
6 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (27.82%) Configuration Management
4 30 (22.56%) DevOps
5 28 (21.05%) Release Management
6 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
7 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.53%) Change Control
9 12 (9.02%) Software Deployment
10 10 (7.52%) Scrum
11 9 (6.77%) Workflow
12 8 (6.02%) Build Automation
13 6 (4.51%) Automated Testing
13 6 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.51%) Performance Management
14 5 (3.76%) Time Management
14 5 (3.76%) Validation
15 4 (3.01%) OO
15 4 (3.01%) Workflow Management
15 4 (3.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.33%) Java
2 41 (30.83%) SQL
3 33 (24.81%) PowerShell
4 27 (20.30%) C#
5 20 (15.04%) Python
6 18 (13.53%) Ruby
7 16 (12.03%) Perl
8 15 (11.28%) PHP
9 12 (9.02%) T-SQL
10 11 (8.27%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.02%) C++
12 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
13 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
13 4 (3.01%) C
13 4 (3.01%) Groovy
13 4 (3.01%) BeanShell
14 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (9.02%) Puppet
2 6 (4.51%) Nagios
3 3 (2.26%) Opsview
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Oracle
2 12 (9.02%) Perforce
3 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.26%) MKS
6 5 (3.76%) Remedy
7 4 (3.01%) Akamai
7 4 (3.01%) Splunk
8 3 (2.26%) Macrovision
9 2 (1.50%) TEOCO
9 2 (1.50%) CyberSource
9 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.50%) DataSynapse
9 2 (1.50%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.75%) CollabNet
10 1 (0.75%) HP
10 1 (0.75%) Sybase
10 1 (0.75%) Cognos
10 1 (0.75%) Google
10 1 (0.75%) VMware
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