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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 854 862 895
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 59 85 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.082% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.085% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 65
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,982
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
93269 99958 106773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.55% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79182 82396 87200
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 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 28 April 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
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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 -2 27 £61,250 +28.94% 3
South East +33 10 £56,250 +9.75% 1
East Midlands +14 7 £37,500 -31.81%
West Midlands - 6 £29,500 -
Yorkshire +5 3 £27,500 +14.58%
South West -2 3 £40,000 +7.38%
East of England -7 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 51 (45.13%) Windows
2 49 (43.36%) SQL
3 47 (41.59%) Finance
4 41 (36.28%) Python
5 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (30.97%) Linux
7 34 (30.09%) Release Management
7 34 (30.09%) PowerShell
8 30 (26.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (23.01%) QA
11 25 (22.12%) Ant
12 23 (20.35%) Jenkins
12 23 (20.35%) Maven
13 22 (19.47%) JIRA
13 22 (19.47%) Bash Shell
14 21 (18.58%) Java
14 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
15 20 (17.70%) Banking
16 19 (16.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (16.81%) Windows Server
17 18 (15.93%) T-SQL
17 18 (15.93%) Oracle
18 17 (15.04%) C++
18 17 (15.04%) Configuration Management
19 16 (14.16%) Change Control
20 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.27%) Build Automation
20 15 (13.27%) .NET
21 14 (12.39%) SDLC

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (7.08%) Confluence
1 8 (7.08%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.65%) Apache
5 2 (1.77%) CMS
5 2 (1.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
2 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DHCP
1 1 (0.88%) DNS
1 1 (0.88%) LAN
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Ant
2 23 (20.35%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.35%) Maven
3 22 (19.47%) JIRA
4 19 (16.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
6 12 (10.62%) Subversion
7 11 (9.73%) Artifactory
7 11 (9.73%) CMake
8 9 (7.96%) Apache Ivy
8 9 (7.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (6.19%) Bitbucket
9 7 (6.19%) InstallShield
10 6 (5.31%) Selenium
11 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.77%) AccuRev
13 2 (1.77%) Hudson
13 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.77%) MSBuild
General
1 47 (41.59%) Finance
2 20 (17.70%) Banking
3 10 (8.85%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Financial Institution
5 7 (6.19%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.54%) Automotive
7 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Billing
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.27%) .NET
2 11 (9.73%) Web Services
3 7 (6.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (6.19%) STL
4 2 (1.77%) ServiceStack
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Hedge funds
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.31%) Smartcard
5 3 (2.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.13%) Windows
2 35 (30.97%) Linux
3 19 (16.81%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.85%) Unix
6 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) Release Management
3 30 (26.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (15.04%) Configuration Management
6 16 (14.16%) Change Control
7 15 (13.27%) Build Automation
8 14 (12.39%) SDLC
9 13 (11.50%) DevOps
10 12 (10.62%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.73%) Logistics
12 10 (8.85%) Automated Testing
13 9 (7.96%) Dependency Management
13 9 (7.96%) Electronic Trading
13 9 (7.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 8 (7.08%) High Availability
14 8 (7.08%) ITIL
15 7 (6.19%) Change Management
15 7 (6.19%) OO
15 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (43.36%) SQL
2 41 (36.28%) Python
3 34 (30.09%) PowerShell
4 22 (19.47%) Bash Shell
5 21 (18.58%) Java
6 18 (15.93%) T-SQL
7 17 (15.04%) C++
8 13 (11.50%) C#
8 13 (11.50%) Perl
8 13 (11.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.54%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.77%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) ISEB
3 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.01%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (5.31%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.88%) Docker
3 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
2 5 (4.42%) Puppet
3 2 (1.77%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.93%) Oracle
3 11 (9.73%) Perforce
3 11 (9.73%) VMware
4 7 (6.19%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.31%) AppSense
6 5 (4.42%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) Remedy
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago