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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 832 802 815
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 39 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.064% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.067% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 58
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £25,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -25.00%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -35 22 £53,750 +19.44% 6
Yorkshire -24 4 £32,500 +35.41% 1
East Midlands - 4 £38,250 -
South West - 4 £37,250 - 1
North West - 3 £33,500 - 1
South East -14 1 £36,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 1
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) .NET
3 41 (41.84%) Subversion
3 41 (41.84%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (38.78%) Linux
5 36 (36.73%) DevOps
6 35 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 33 (33.67%) Windows
8 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 26 (26.53%) Java
10 25 (25.51%) Release Management
10 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
11 24 (24.49%) QA
11 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
12 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
12 22 (22.45%) Software Engineering
13 20 (20.41%) Ant
13 20 (20.41%) Maven
14 19 (19.39%) C#
14 19 (19.39%) UNIX
15 17 (17.35%) SQL
16 15 (15.31%) Finance
16 15 (15.31%) TeamCity
17 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 13 (13.27%) Python
18 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
18 13 (13.27%) Puppet
19 12 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
19 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET
19 12 (12.24%) Degree

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 11 (11.22%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Mule
4 2 (2.04%) nginx
4 2 (2.04%) Node.js
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) CloudFront
2 3 (3.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) DNS
3 4 (4.08%) 3G
3 4 (4.08%) LTE
4 3 (3.06%) Wireless
4 3 (3.06%) HTTP
5 2 (2.04%) Firewall
5 2 (2.04%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (41.84%) Subversion
2 35 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
4 20 (20.41%) Maven
4 20 (20.41%) Ant
5 15 (15.31%) TeamCity
6 12 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (11.22%) Hudson
8 9 (9.18%) MSBuild
8 9 (9.18%) Gradle
9 6 (6.12%) CruiseControl
10 4 (4.08%) Bugzilla
10 4 (4.08%) JIRA
10 4 (4.08%) CMake
11 3 (3.06%) InstallShield
11 3 (3.06%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.04%) Selenium
12 2 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Billing
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) .NET
2 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.16%) XML
4 4 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.04%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.04%) Web Services
5 2 (2.04%) Spring
5 2 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (1.02%) CSS
6 1 (1.02%) XSL
6 1 (1.02%) Middleware
6 1 (1.02%) LAMP
6 1 (1.02%) HTML
6 1 (1.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Open Source
2 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.78%) Linux
2 33 (33.67%) Windows
3 19 (19.39%) UNIX
4 7 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
6 2 (2.04%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.84%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (36.73%) DevOps
4 25 (25.51%) Release Management
5 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
6 22 (22.45%) Software Engineering
6 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.14%) Scrum
8 6 (6.12%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.12%) Software Deployment
9 5 (5.10%) Build Automation
9 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.10%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.08%) Service Management
10 4 (4.08%) Workflow
11 3 (3.06%) Validation
11 3 (3.06%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.06%) Time Management
11 3 (3.06%) Change Control
11 3 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 26 (26.53%) Java
3 19 (19.39%) C#
4 17 (17.35%) SQL
5 13 (13.27%) Python
6 11 (11.22%) PHP
7 10 (10.20%) Ruby
8 9 (9.18%) Perl
9 6 (6.12%) C++
9 6 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.08%) BeanShell
11 3 (3.06%) C
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.02%) X++
13 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.04%) Varnish
3 1 (1.02%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 6 (6.12%) Nagios
3 3 (3.06%) Opsview
3 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) Salt
4 1 (1.02%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) Perforce
3 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.08%) Akamai
4 4 (4.08%) Splunk
4 4 (4.08%) MKS
5 3 (3.06%) Macrovision
6 2 (2.04%) TEOCO
6 2 (2.04%) CyberSource
6 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) Remedy
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) BMC
7 1 (1.02%) CollabNet
7 1 (1.02%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.02%) hybris
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