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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 797 821 806
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 86 75 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.067% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.071% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,982 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +35 45 £46,250 -2.63% 8
East of England +22 17 £45,000 +18.42%
Yorkshire +8 9 £24,000 -45.45%
South West -16 8 £37,250 +20.16%
South East +12 6 £51,250 +51.85%
East Midlands +11 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (47.33%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (39.69%) DevOps
3 51 (38.93%) Windows
4 44 (33.59%) Finance
5 40 (30.53%) Linux
6 37 (28.24%) .NET
6 37 (28.24%) Jenkins
7 36 (27.48%) Python
7 36 (27.48%) Degree
8 35 (26.72%) Java
9 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
9 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (24.43%) PowerShell
11 31 (23.66%) TeamCity
12 28 (21.37%) Ant
13 26 (19.85%) C#
13 26 (19.85%) Configuration Management
13 26 (19.85%) Git (software)
13 26 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (19.85%) Release Management
14 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
15 24 (18.32%) Maven
15 24 (18.32%) QA
16 22 (16.79%) UNIX
17 20 (15.27%) IIS
18 19 (14.50%) C
19 18 (13.74%) SQL
19 18 (13.74%) Financial Institution
20 17 (12.98%) JIRA
20 17 (12.98%) C++

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (15.27%) IIS
2 6 (4.58%) CMS
2 6 (4.58%) Umbraco
2 6 (4.58%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) assyst
2 6 (4.58%) Tridion
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) Wireless
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (28.24%) Jenkins
2 31 (23.66%) TeamCity
3 28 (21.37%) Ant
4 26 (19.85%) Git (software)
4 26 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (18.32%) Maven
6 17 (12.98%) JIRA
6 17 (12.98%) MSBuild
6 17 (12.98%) Gradle
7 15 (11.45%) Subversion
8 12 (9.16%) Selenium
8 12 (9.16%) WebDriver
9 10 (7.63%) Visual Studio
10 9 (6.87%) CruiseControl
11 5 (3.82%) MSTest
11 5 (3.82%) Grunt
11 5 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (3.05%) InstallShield
13 3 (2.29%) Bugzilla
13 3 (2.29%) GCC
General
1 44 (33.59%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.24%) .NET
2 16 (12.21%) Web Services
3 15 (11.45%) XML
4 4 (3.05%) WCF
4 4 (3.05%) WPF
4 4 (3.05%) Silverlight
5 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.76%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) GWT
6 1 (0.76%) LAMP
6 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.76%) Spring
6 1 (0.76%) Ajax
6 1 (0.76%) JSON
6 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.87%) Internet of Things
4 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.05%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.05%) Physics
6 3 (2.29%) Social Network
7 2 (1.53%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.76%) CMDB
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.93%) Windows
2 40 (30.53%) Linux
3 22 (16.79%) UNIX
4 10 (7.63%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) Solaris
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.33%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (39.69%) DevOps
3 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.85%) Release Management
4 26 (19.85%) Configuration Management
5 16 (12.21%) Test Automation
6 13 (9.92%) Kanban
6 13 (9.92%) Scrum
6 13 (9.92%) ITIL
7 12 (9.16%) Automated Testing
7 12 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (5.34%) Content Management
9 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.58%) MVC
10 6 (4.58%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.58%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.82%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.48%) Python
2 35 (26.72%) Java
3 32 (24.43%) PowerShell
4 26 (19.85%) C#
5 19 (14.50%) C
6 18 (13.74%) SQL
7 17 (12.98%) C++
7 17 (12.98%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.11%) Ruby
9 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.34%) PHP
10 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.82%) Perl
12 4 (3.05%) Delphi
12 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) Groovy
13 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Degree
2 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.32%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) Puppet
2 6 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.05%) Ansible
4 3 (2.29%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.76%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.76%) WMI
5 1 (0.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.16%) Perforce
3 11 (8.40%) Remedy
4 9 (6.87%) Oracle
5 7 (5.34%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.58%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) Macrovision
7 3 (2.29%) BMC
8 2 (1.53%) hybris
9 1 (0.76%) Informatica
9 1 (0.76%) Sybase
9 1 (0.76%) IBM
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