The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 626 619 671
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 26 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 37
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Release Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the London region.

Release Engineer Salary Trend in London

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Release Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
City of London +62 4 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 34 (85.00%) SQL
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 22 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (52.50%) Linux
6 19 (47.50%) PowerShell
7 18 (45.00%) Java
8 17 (42.50%) Ant
8 17 (42.50%) Finance
8 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
9 16 (40.00%) QA
10 15 (37.50%) Release Management
10 15 (37.50%) Maven
11 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
11 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
12 12 (30.00%) Oracle
12 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (27.50%) Build Automation
13 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
13 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (27.50%) JIRA
14 10 (25.00%) Perforce
14 10 (25.00%) VMware
14 10 (25.00%) Change Control
14 10 (25.00%) Hedge funds
15 9 (22.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 9 (22.50%) Financial Institution
15 9 (22.50%) Electronic Trading
15 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Ant
2 15 (37.50%) Maven
3 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (27.50%) JIRA
5 6 (15.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.50%) Liquibase
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Financial Institution
3 7 (17.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) ServiceStack
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.50%) Unix
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (37.50%) Release Management
3 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (27.50%) Build Automation
5 10 (25.00%) Change Control
6 9 (22.50%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (22.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) High Availability
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) Service Management
10 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
11 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) PowerShell
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
6 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
7 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
8 9 (22.50%) Perl
9 4 (10.00%) C#
10 3 (7.50%) C++
11 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Perforce
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago