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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 821 814 748
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 63 74 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.073% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 84
Average salary £52,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.35% -12.50%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +14 28 £55,000 - 3
South East +22 11 £52,500 +7.69% 1
South West -16 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East of England -17 5 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire +9 3 £42,500 +11.11% 1
North West +2 2 £31,750 +32.29%
West Midlands -11 2 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 64 (46.04%) Jenkins
2 55 (39.57%) Java
3 50 (35.97%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (33.81%) DevOps
5 45 (32.37%) Linux
6 43 (30.94%) Python
6 43 (30.94%) Maven
7 42 (30.22%) Windows
8 41 (29.50%) Software Engineering
9 38 (27.34%) Finance
10 34 (24.46%) .NET
11 32 (23.02%) Subversion
11 32 (23.02%) Degree
11 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
11 32 (23.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
13 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (20.86%) C#
14 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
14 26 (18.71%) TeamCity
15 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
16 22 (15.83%) Internet
16 22 (15.83%) Oracle
17 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
17 21 (15.11%) Puppet
18 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
18 20 (14.39%) IIS
18 20 (14.39%) JIRA
19 19 (13.67%) QA
19 19 (13.67%) Release Management

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (14.39%) IIS
2 3 (2.16%) CMS
2 3 (2.16%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Tridion
1 3 (2.16%) assyst
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.83%) Internet
2 13 (9.35%) ATM
3 3 (2.16%) Wireless
4 1 (0.72%) Broadband
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) DB2
3 8 (5.76%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.76%) Big Data
4 5 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (46.04%) Jenkins
2 43 (30.94%) Maven
3 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
3 32 (23.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (23.02%) Subversion
4 26 (18.71%) TeamCity
5 20 (14.39%) JIRA
6 14 (10.07%) Ant
6 14 (10.07%) Gradle
7 12 (8.63%) CruiseControl
8 9 (6.47%) Hudson
9 8 (5.76%) MSBuild
10 7 (5.04%) WebDriver
10 7 (5.04%) Selenium
11 4 (2.88%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.16%) AccuRev
12 3 (2.16%) MSTest
13 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
13 2 (1.44%) Mockito
General
1 38 (27.34%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Financial Institution
2 6 (4.32%) Back Office
3 5 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.60%) Marketing
4 4 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.46%) .NET
2 10 (7.19%) Web Services
2 10 (7.19%) XML
3 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.04%) WCF
4 5 (3.60%) HTML5
4 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.60%) HTML
5 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.16%) WPF
6 3 (2.16%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.72%) XSL
7 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) EFT
2 11 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.76%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.88%) Physics
6 3 (2.16%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.16%) Equities
6 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.44%) Social Network
7 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.44%) DTV
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.72%) CMDB
8 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.37%) Linux
2 42 (30.22%) Windows
3 13 (9.35%) UNIX
4 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) CentOS
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Android
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.97%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (33.81%) DevOps
3 41 (29.50%) Software Engineering
4 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
6 19 (13.67%) Release Management
7 13 (9.35%) Scrum
8 12 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.63%) SDLC
9 11 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.19%) Test Automation
11 8 (5.76%) Kanban
11 8 (5.76%) Build Automation
12 7 (5.04%) Open Source
12 7 (5.04%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.60%) TDD
13 5 (3.60%) Data Security
13 5 (3.60%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.57%) Java
2 43 (30.94%) Python
3 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
4 29 (20.86%) C#
5 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
6 19 (13.67%) SQL
7 15 (10.79%) Ruby
8 14 (10.07%) T-SQL
9 13 (9.35%) Perl
10 12 (8.63%) C++
11 9 (6.47%) PHP
11 9 (6.47%) C
12 8 (5.76%) Groovy
13 6 (4.32%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.88%) Delphi
15 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.44%) VBScript
16 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (23.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.67%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (15.11%) Puppet
2 6 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.60%) Ansible
4 2 (1.44%) logstash
4 2 (1.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.72%) WMI
5 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.72%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (0.72%) SCCM
5 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (15.83%) Oracle
2 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.07%) Perforce
4 11 (7.91%) Remedy
5 4 (2.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.16%) Citrix
7 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.72%) BMC
8 1 (0.72%) Informatica
8 1 (0.72%) Apple
8 1 (0.72%) Akamai
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
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