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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 608 641 563
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 28 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.056% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 49
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,125 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -9.09%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
City of London +22 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 47 (61.84%) Java
2 39 (51.32%) DevOps
3 31 (40.79%) Jenkins
4 30 (39.47%) Software Engineering
4 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (36.84%) Maven
6 27 (35.53%) TeamCity
7 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (32.89%) C#
9 23 (30.26%) .NET
9 23 (30.26%) Finance
9 23 (30.26%) Subversion
9 23 (30.26%) Degree
9 23 (30.26%) PowerShell
10 21 (27.63%) Linux
10 21 (27.63%) Python
11 19 (25.00%) Windows
12 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 16 (21.05%) Perforce
13 15 (19.74%) Oracle
14 14 (18.42%) C++
14 14 (18.42%) DB2
14 14 (18.42%) QA
15 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (17.11%) Ant
15 13 (17.11%) SQL
15 13 (17.11%) ATM
15 13 (17.11%) EFT
15 13 (17.11%) Internet
15 13 (17.11%) MSBuild

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (7.89%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) ATM
1 13 (17.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) DB2
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Jenkins
2 28 (36.84%) Maven
3 27 (35.53%) TeamCity
4 23 (30.26%) Subversion
5 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 13 (17.11%) MSBuild
6 13 (17.11%) Ant
7 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (13.16%) WebDriver
8 10 (13.16%) Gradle
8 10 (13.16%) Selenium
9 9 (11.84%) JIRA
10 6 (7.89%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.63%) InstallShield
11 2 (2.63%) Grunt
12 1 (1.32%) Hudson
12 1 (1.32%) AdminStudio
12 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Financial Institution
3 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.26%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) HTML5
2 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
3 4 (5.26%) WCF
3 4 (5.26%) WPF
3 4 (5.26%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.63%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) XSL
5 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) EFT
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.26%) Physics
4 3 (3.95%) Grid Computing
4 3 (3.95%) Equities
4 3 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) Social Network
5 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 19 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (15.79%) UNIX
4 10 (13.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) DevOps
2 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (39.47%) Software Engineering
3 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.16%) Scrum
5 10 (13.16%) Kanban
6 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.84%) Build Automation
7 7 (9.21%) Release Management
8 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.58%) SDLC
9 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.26%) Workflow
10 4 (5.26%) MVVM
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.63%) TDD
13 1 (1.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Java
2 25 (32.89%) C#
3 23 (30.26%) PowerShell
4 21 (27.63%) Python
5 14 (18.42%) C++
6 13 (17.11%) SQL
7 11 (14.47%) Ruby
7 11 (14.47%) C
8 9 (11.84%) Perl
9 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.26%) Delphi
10 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.95%) PHP
11 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.63%) VBScript
13 1 (1.32%) Groovy
13 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.58%) Ansible
4 2 (2.63%) logstash
4 2 (2.63%) Kibana
5 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.32%) WMI
5 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.32%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (1.32%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Perforce
2 15 (19.74%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Remedy
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.32%) Macrovision
7 1 (1.32%) Akamai
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk
7 1 (1.32%) BMC
7 1 (1.32%) Informatica
7 1 (1.32%) Apple