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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 809 759 785
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 63 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.094% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.100% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 82
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 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 19 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 -48 34 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England -11 14 £35,000 -18.60%
West Midlands -15 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands -5 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -31 3 £32,500 -18.75%
South East -34 3 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -27 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 68 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 66 (43.14%) Subversion
3 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (37.91%) SQL
5 51 (33.33%) Linux
6 50 (32.68%) Configuration Management
7 49 (32.03%) Jenkins
8 46 (30.07%) .NET
9 44 (28.76%) Java
10 41 (26.80%) PowerShell
11 39 (25.49%) Maven
12 35 (22.88%) Git (software)
12 35 (22.88%) Release Management
13 33 (21.57%) C#
14 31 (20.26%) UNIX
15 27 (17.65%) Python
15 27 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (17.65%) DevOps
16 26 (16.99%) Hudson
17 25 (16.34%) QA
17 25 (16.34%) Windows
18 24 (15.69%) Ant
19 23 (15.03%) Software Engineering
20 22 (14.38%) CruiseControl
20 22 (14.38%) SQL Server
21 21 (13.73%) Ruby
21 21 (13.73%) MSBuild
22 20 (13.07%) TeamCity
22 20 (13.07%) Oracle
23 18 (11.76%) Perl

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (9.15%) IIS
2 8 (5.23%) Apache
3 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.31%) Mule
5 2 (1.31%) nginx
5 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.31%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) SaaS
2 3 (1.96%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
1 6 (3.92%) 3G
1 6 (3.92%) LTE
2 4 (2.61%) DNS
3 3 (1.96%) Firewall
3 3 (1.96%) Wireless
4 2 (1.31%) HTTP
4 2 (1.31%) 4G
5 1 (0.65%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.61%) MySQL
3 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.31%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 66 (43.14%) Subversion
2 49 (32.03%) Jenkins
3 39 (25.49%) Maven
4 35 (22.88%) Git (software)
5 27 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (16.99%) Hudson
7 24 (15.69%) Ant
8 22 (14.38%) CruiseControl
9 21 (13.73%) MSBuild
10 20 (13.07%) TeamCity
11 12 (7.84%) Bugzilla
11 12 (7.84%) JIRA
12 9 (5.88%) Mercurial
13 7 (4.58%) CMake
13 7 (4.58%) Gradle
14 6 (3.92%) InstallShield
15 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
16 4 (2.61%) Redmine
17 3 (1.96%) NUnit
17 3 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 18 (11.76%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.84%) Banking
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
5 4 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.96%) Automotive
7 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (30.07%) .NET
2 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 13 (8.50%) Software Packaging
4 11 (7.19%) XML
4 11 (7.19%) Application Packaging
5 7 (4.58%) HTML
6 6 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.96%) jQuery
7 3 (1.96%) Spring
7 3 (1.96%) CSS
7 3 (1.96%) XSD
7 3 (1.96%) XSL
7 3 (1.96%) J2EE
8 2 (1.31%) Middleware
8 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.65%) Web Services
9 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.65%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
1 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.61%) Grid Computing
2 4 (2.61%) Social Network
2 4 (2.61%) Open Source
2 4 (2.61%) User Experience
3 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.65%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (33.33%) Linux
2 31 (20.26%) UNIX
3 25 (16.34%) Windows
4 13 (8.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.27%) Debian
6 4 (2.61%) Android
6 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (32.68%) Configuration Management
4 35 (22.88%) Release Management
5 27 (17.65%) DevOps
6 23 (15.03%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 18 (11.76%) Scrum
8 17 (11.11%) Change Control
9 16 (10.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (9.80%) Software Deployment
11 11 (7.19%) Build Automation
12 10 (6.54%) Regression Testing
13 9 (5.88%) Workflow
14 7 (4.58%) Automated Testing
15 6 (3.92%) OO
16 5 (3.27%) Validation
16 5 (3.27%) Time Management
16 5 (3.27%) Kanban
17 4 (2.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.91%) SQL
2 44 (28.76%) Java
3 41 (26.80%) PowerShell
4 33 (21.57%) C#
5 27 (17.65%) Python
6 21 (13.73%) Ruby
7 18 (11.76%) Perl
8 17 (11.11%) PHP
9 16 (10.46%) T-SQL
9 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.54%) C++
11 6 (3.92%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.92%) Groovy
11 6 (3.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.27%) C
13 4 (2.61%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.61%) BeanShell
14 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (7.19%) Puppet
2 7 (4.58%) Nagios
3 3 (1.96%) Opsview
4 1 (0.65%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (13.07%) Oracle
2 16 (10.46%) Perforce
3 14 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.23%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.23%) Remedy
4 8 (5.23%) MKS
5 4 (2.61%) DataSynapse
5 4 (2.61%) Splunk
6 3 (1.96%) Akamai
6 3 (1.96%) Macrovision
7 2 (1.31%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.31%) TEOCO
7 2 (1.31%) CyberSource
8 1 (0.65%) ATG
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) Sybase
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) CollabNet
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