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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 802 741 786
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 75 111 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 68 85 85
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
102306 94953 105283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83534 79531 90590
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -54 28 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +7 21 £35,000 -22.65%
West Midlands -2 8 £27,500 -
East Midlands -13 7 £35,000 -6.66%
South East -16 4 £48,750 +21.87% 5
Yorkshire -36 4 £38,250 -4.37%
North West -13 3 £24,000 -
South West -21 2 £35,000 -6.66%
North East - 2 £36,500 -
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 65 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
2 64 (42.67%) Subversion
3 58 (38.67%) SQL
4 52 (34.67%) Configuration Management
5 50 (33.33%) Linux
6 49 (32.67%) Jenkins
7 46 (30.67%) Java
8 43 (28.67%) .NET
9 39 (26.00%) Maven
10 38 (25.33%) PowerShell
11 37 (24.67%) Git (software)
12 33 (22.00%) Release Management
12 33 (22.00%) C#
13 31 (20.67%) UNIX
13 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (19.33%) Python
16 28 (18.67%) Hudson
17 25 (16.67%) QA
18 24 (16.00%) Ant
19 22 (14.67%) Windows
19 22 (14.67%) SQL Server
19 22 (14.67%) CruiseControl
19 22 (14.67%) Software Engineering
20 21 (14.00%) Ruby
20 21 (14.00%) Oracle
20 21 (14.00%) MSBuild
20 21 (14.00%) TeamCity
21 20 (13.33%) DevOps
21 20 (13.33%) PHP

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (9.33%) IIS
2 8 (5.33%) Apache
2 8 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.33%) Mule
6 2 (1.33%) nginx
6 2 (1.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) SaaS
2 3 (2.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) 3G
1 6 (4.00%) LTE
2 5 (3.33%) Internet
3 4 (2.67%) DNS
3 4 (2.67%) Firewall
4 3 (2.00%) Wireless
5 2 (1.33%) 4G
5 2 (1.33%) LAN
5 2 (1.33%) WAN
5 2 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.67%) MySQL
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 64 (42.67%) Subversion
2 49 (32.67%) Jenkins
3 39 (26.00%) Maven
4 37 (24.67%) Git (software)
5 30 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (18.67%) Hudson
7 24 (16.00%) Ant
8 22 (14.67%) CruiseControl
9 21 (14.00%) MSBuild
9 21 (14.00%) TeamCity
10 15 (10.00%) JIRA
11 11 (7.33%) Bugzilla
12 10 (6.67%) Mercurial
13 7 (4.67%) Visual Studio
13 7 (4.67%) CMake
13 7 (4.67%) Gradle
14 6 (4.00%) InstallShield
15 3 (2.00%) NUnit
15 3 (2.00%) Selenium
15 3 (2.00%) Redmine
General
1 19 (12.67%) Finance
2 17 (11.33%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.00%) Automotive
6 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.67%) .NET
2 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (8.67%) Software Packaging
3 11 (7.33%) Application Packaging
3 11 (7.33%) XML
4 7 (4.67%) HTML
5 6 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.00%) CSS
6 3 (2.00%) jQuery
6 3 (2.00%) XSD
6 3 (2.00%) XSL
7 2 (1.33%) Middleware
7 2 (1.33%) Spring
7 2 (1.33%) J2EE
7 2 (1.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.67%) Web Services
8 1 (0.67%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Social Network
2 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.67%) Grid Computing
3 4 (2.67%) Open Source
4 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.33%) Linux
2 31 (20.67%) UNIX
3 22 (14.67%) Windows
4 13 (8.67%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.00%) Android
5 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.67%) Debian
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (34.67%) Configuration Management
3 33 (22.00%) Release Management
4 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 20 (13.33%) Scrum
6 20 (13.33%) DevOps
7 19 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (11.33%) Change Control
9 15 (10.00%) Software Deployment
10 13 (8.67%) Build Automation
10 13 (8.67%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.67%) Regression Testing
12 9 (6.00%) Workflow
13 7 (4.67%) Automated Testing
14 6 (4.00%) OO
14 6 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (3.33%) Time Management
15 5 (3.33%) Kanban
15 5 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.67%) SQL
2 46 (30.67%) Java
3 38 (25.33%) PowerShell
4 33 (22.00%) C#
5 29 (19.33%) Python
6 21 (14.00%) Ruby
7 20 (13.33%) PHP
8 18 (12.00%) Perl
9 17 (11.33%) Shell Script
10 16 (10.67%) T-SQL
11 10 (6.67%) C++
12 7 (4.67%) Bash Shell
13 6 (4.00%) Groovy
13 6 (4.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (3.33%) C
15 4 (2.67%) BeanShell
15 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.67%) VBScript
16 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.33%) Varnish
2 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Puppet
2 7 (4.67%) Nagios
3 3 (2.00%) Opsview
4 1 (0.67%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.67%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (14.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.00%) Perforce
3 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.33%) Remedy
5 8 (5.33%) MKS
6 4 (2.67%) DataSynapse
6 4 (2.67%) Splunk
7 3 (2.00%) Akamai
7 3 (2.00%) Macrovision
8 2 (1.33%) ATG
8 2 (1.33%) VMware
8 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.33%) JBoss
8 2 (1.33%) AccuRev
8 2 (1.33%) TEOCO
8 2 (1.33%) CyberSource
9 1 (0.67%) Cognos
9 1 (0.67%) Sybase
9 1 (0.67%) HP
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