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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 860 869 864
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 49 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.060% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.063% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 44 53 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -3 17 £63,500 +23.90% 2
South East +23 11 £55,000 +2.80% 2
Yorkshire +6 8 £30,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -8 7 £28,500 -45.71% 2
East of England -7 4 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -13 2 £40,000 +7.38%
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 43 (35.83%) SQL
1 43 (35.83%) Finance
2 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 37 (30.83%) Python
4 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (27.50%) T-SQL
6 30 (25.00%) Maven
7 29 (24.17%) .NET
7 29 (24.17%) Windows
7 29 (24.17%) Linux
7 29 (24.17%) Jenkins
8 28 (23.33%) Release Management
8 28 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (22.50%) Java
10 26 (21.67%) Ant
11 25 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (20.83%) Banking
12 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
14 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
14 22 (18.33%) Configuration Management
15 20 (16.67%) Subversion
16 19 (15.83%) Waterfall
16 19 (15.83%) High Availability
17 18 (15.00%) SDLC
17 18 (15.00%) QA
17 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
17 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (15.00%) Oracle
18 17 (14.17%) PowerShell

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (9.17%) IIS
1 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) Confluence
3 5 (4.17%) Apache
4 4 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (1.67%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
2 5 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (1.67%) DHCP
2 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (25.00%) Maven
2 29 (24.17%) Jenkins
3 26 (21.67%) Ant
4 20 (16.67%) Subversion
5 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 15 (12.50%) JIRA
7 12 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (8.33%) TeamCity
9 8 (6.67%) CruiseControl
9 8 (6.67%) Hudson
10 7 (5.83%) Bitbucket
10 7 (5.83%) CMake
11 5 (4.17%) Mercurial
12 4 (3.33%) AccuRev
12 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.50%) MSBuild
14 2 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (1.67%) Artifactory
14 2 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
15 1 (0.83%) git-flow
General
1 43 (35.83%) Finance
2 25 (20.83%) Banking
3 12 (10.00%) Retail
4 11 (9.17%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Marketing
6 3 (2.50%) Advertising
6 3 (2.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.17%) .NET
2 7 (5.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (5.83%) STL
3 6 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) User Experience
2 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) CMDB
5 2 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.17%) Linux
1 29 (24.17%) Windows
2 11 (9.17%) Unix
3 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (23.33%) Release Management
3 25 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (18.33%) Configuration Management
5 19 (15.83%) High Availability
5 19 (15.83%) Waterfall
6 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (15.00%) SDLC
7 17 (14.17%) Change Control
7 17 (14.17%) Logistics
8 12 (10.00%) Build Automation
9 11 (9.17%) Change Management
9 11 (9.17%) Project Management
10 10 (8.33%) DevOps
11 9 (7.50%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (6.67%) Application Packaging
12 8 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (6.67%) Line Management
13 7 (5.83%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 43 (35.83%) SQL
2 37 (30.83%) Python
3 33 (27.50%) T-SQL
4 27 (22.50%) Java
5 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
6 17 (14.17%) PowerShell
7 12 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (8.33%) Perl
9 7 (5.83%) C++
9 7 (5.83%) Ruby
10 6 (5.00%) C#
11 4 (3.33%) AWK
11 4 (3.33%) Jython
11 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.50%) Groovy
12 3 (2.50%) VBScript
13 2 (1.67%) Go
13 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) Degree
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
3 3 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) XenDesktop
2 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.67%) Docker
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) Ansible
2 2 (1.67%) Chronos
2 2 (1.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.67%) Icinga
2 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.67%) logstash
2 2 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.00%) Oracle
3 10 (8.33%) IBM
4 9 (7.50%) AppSense
4 9 (7.50%) Perforce
5 8 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.17%) Remedy
7 3 (2.50%) Citrix
7 3 (2.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.83%) Google
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