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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 595 552 578
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 32 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 39
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,950 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
42532 42025 45310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35746 35385 39032
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 +10 4 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Subversion
3 29 (49.15%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (38.98%) Java
4 23 (38.98%) Windows
4 23 (38.98%) Linux
5 22 (37.29%) DevOps
6 21 (35.59%) PowerShell
7 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
7 20 (33.90%) .NET
8 19 (32.20%) Configuration Management
8 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
9 18 (30.51%) TeamCity
10 17 (28.81%) UNIX
11 15 (25.42%) SQL
12 14 (23.73%) Maven
13 13 (22.03%) Oracle
13 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
14 11 (18.64%) QA
15 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
15 10 (16.95%) MSBuild
16 9 (15.25%) Hudson
16 9 (15.25%) Degree
16 9 (15.25%) Release Management
16 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
16 9 (15.25%) IIS
17 8 (13.56%) Ant
17 8 (13.56%) Perl
17 8 (13.56%) Finance
17 8 (13.56%) Puppet

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 9 (15.25%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Node.js
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Mule
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Subversion
2 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
3 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
4 18 (30.51%) TeamCity
5 14 (23.73%) Maven
6 10 (16.95%) MSBuild
7 9 (15.25%) Hudson
8 8 (13.56%) Ant
9 7 (11.86%) CruiseControl
10 3 (5.08%) JIRA
11 2 (3.39%) PVCS
12 1 (1.69%) FindBugs
12 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.69%) JUnit
12 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) Spring
2 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Open Source
2 3 (5.08%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Life Science
4 1 (1.69%) Social Network
4 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (37.29%) DevOps
4 19 (32.20%) Configuration Management
5 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
6 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.25%) Release Management
8 8 (13.56%) Build Automation
9 4 (6.78%) Workflow
10 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
10 3 (5.08%) Time Management
11 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (3.39%) Change Control
11 2 (3.39%) Web Development
11 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.69%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.69%) BDD
12 1 (1.69%) ERP
12 1 (1.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Java
2 21 (35.59%) PowerShell
3 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) Perl
5 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.17%) PHP
7 5 (8.47%) Groovy
8 4 (6.78%) BeanShell
9 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.39%) Python
10 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) X++
11 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Nagios
3 3 (5.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.78%) Splunk
3 3 (5.08%) DataSynapse
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) TEOCO
4 2 (3.39%) CyberSource
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) Akamai
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) Macrovision
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
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