The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 813 769 754
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 85 93 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.091% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 99
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Release Engineer
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -52 27 £53,750 +7.50% 7
East of England +2 21 £35,000 -22.65% 1
West Midlands +14 14 £27,500 -
East Midlands +1 14 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North West +16 10 £29,500 -
Yorkshire -33 6 £44,000 +3.52%
South East -23 5 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North East - 3 £36,500 -
South West -14 1 £35,000 -
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Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 68 (42.50%) Subversion
2 60 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (36.88%) SQL
4 54 (33.75%) Linux
4 54 (33.75%) Jenkins
5 53 (33.13%) Java
5 53 (33.13%) Configuration Management
6 45 (28.13%) Maven
7 39 (24.38%) Git (software)
7 39 (24.38%) Hudson
8 38 (23.75%) .NET
9 35 (21.88%) C#
9 35 (21.88%) Python
10 33 (20.63%) PowerShell
11 32 (20.00%) Ant
12 31 (19.38%) Oracle
12 31 (19.38%) Release Management
13 30 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (16.88%) QA
14 27 (16.88%) Perl
14 27 (16.88%) UNIX
15 26 (16.25%) CruiseControl
16 25 (15.63%) SQL Server
17 24 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (14.38%) Finance
19 22 (13.75%) PHP
19 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
19 22 (13.75%) Ruby
20 21 (13.13%) JIRA
20 21 (13.13%) Windows

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (7.50%) IIS
1 12 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.00%) Apache
3 7 (4.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.63%) Mule
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Node.js
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) 3G
1 5 (3.13%) LTE
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 3 (1.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.25%) Wireless
4 2 (1.25%) LAN
4 2 (1.25%) WAN
4 2 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) GSM
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) TDMA
5 1 (0.63%) TETRA
5 1 (0.63%) AMQP
5 1 (0.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.00%) MySQL
3 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 68 (42.50%) Subversion
2 54 (33.75%) Jenkins
3 45 (28.13%) Maven
4 39 (24.38%) Git (software)
4 39 (24.38%) Hudson
5 32 (20.00%) Ant
6 30 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (16.25%) CruiseControl
8 21 (13.13%) JIRA
9 20 (12.50%) TeamCity
9 20 (12.50%) MSBuild
10 14 (8.75%) Gradle
11 13 (8.13%) Mercurial
11 13 (8.13%) Bugzilla
12 8 (5.00%) JUnit
12 8 (5.00%) CMake
13 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
13 6 (3.75%) JMeter
14 5 (3.13%) InstallShield
14 5 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 23 (14.38%) Finance
2 15 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.13%) Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 4 (2.50%) Automotive
6 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.75%) .NET
2 13 (8.13%) XML
3 12 (7.50%) Software Packaging
4 11 (6.88%) Application Packaging
4 11 (6.88%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.00%) HTML
6 6 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.88%) Spring
7 3 (1.88%) Middleware
7 3 (1.88%) XSD
8 2 (1.25%) XSL
8 2 (1.25%) J2EE
8 2 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.25%) CSS
8 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.25%) jQuery
9 1 (0.63%) HTML5
9 1 (0.63%) MCollective
9 1 (0.63%) Web Services
9 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Social Network
2 4 (2.50%) Grid Computing
3 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.25%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Derivative
5 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.75%) Linux
2 27 (16.88%) UNIX
3 21 (13.13%) Windows
4 10 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.00%) Android
5 8 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (33.13%) Configuration Management
3 31 (19.38%) Release Management
4 24 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
6 21 (13.13%) Scrum
7 20 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.00%) Change Control
9 15 (9.38%) Automated Testing
10 14 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.13%) DevOps
11 13 (8.13%) Software Deployment
12 10 (6.25%) Build Automation
12 10 (6.25%) Regression Testing
13 8 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (4.38%) Workflow
15 6 (3.75%) Project Management
15 6 (3.75%) OO
16 5 (3.13%) Validation
16 5 (3.13%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.88%) SQL
2 53 (33.13%) Java
3 35 (21.88%) C#
3 35 (21.88%) Python
4 33 (20.63%) PowerShell
5 27 (16.88%) Perl
6 22 (13.75%) PHP
6 22 (13.75%) Ruby
7 17 (10.63%) Shell Script
8 15 (9.38%) T-SQL
9 11 (6.88%) C++
10 10 (6.25%) Groovy
11 8 (5.00%) Bash Shell
12 6 (3.75%) C
13 4 (2.50%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
14 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.88%) Scala
15 2 (1.25%) VBScript
16 1 (0.63%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) Varnish
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) Puppet
2 4 (2.50%) Nagios
3 2 (1.25%) Opsview
4 1 (0.63%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.63%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 31 (19.38%) Oracle
2 19 (11.88%) Perforce
3 13 (8.13%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.25%) MKS
5 8 (5.00%) Remedy
6 7 (4.38%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.38%) JBoss
7 4 (2.50%) DataSynapse
8 3 (1.88%) VMware
9 2 (1.25%) Macrovision
9 2 (1.25%) ATG
9 2 (1.25%) Cisco
9 2 (1.25%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.63%) Akamai
10 1 (0.63%) Splunk
10 1 (0.63%) TEOCO
10 1 (0.63%) CyberSource
10 1 (0.63%) CollabNet
10 1 (0.63%) IBM
10 1 (0.63%) HP
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