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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 595 555 599
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 26 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.15% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 38
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -16 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Harrow - 1 £40,500 -
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (61.11%) Subversion
2 32 (44.44%) Java
2 32 (44.44%) Linux
3 31 (43.06%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 28 (38.89%) UNIX
5 27 (37.50%) SQL
6 24 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 23 (31.94%) Jenkins
8 22 (30.56%) QA
9 21 (29.17%) Release Management
9 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (29.17%) Hudson
10 20 (27.78%) TeamCity
11 18 (25.00%) Maven
11 18 (25.00%) Oracle
12 17 (23.61%) Windows
13 14 (19.44%) DevOps
14 13 (18.06%) PHP
14 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
14 13 (18.06%) Finance
15 12 (16.67%) Perl
15 12 (16.67%) .NET
16 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
16 11 (15.28%) JIRA
17 10 (13.89%) CruiseControl
17 10 (13.89%) Puppet
17 10 (13.89%) Ant
17 10 (13.89%) Regression Testing
18 9 (12.50%) IIS

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) Mule
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 44 (61.11%) Subversion
2 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 23 (31.94%) Jenkins
4 21 (29.17%) Hudson
5 20 (27.78%) TeamCity
6 18 (25.00%) Maven
7 11 (15.28%) JIRA
8 10 (13.89%) CruiseControl
8 10 (13.89%) Ant
9 8 (11.11%) MSBuild
10 6 (8.33%) Mercurial
11 4 (5.56%) JUnit
12 3 (4.17%) Gradle
12 3 (4.17%) FishEye
12 3 (4.17%) JMeter
12 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (1.39%) FindBugs
13 1 (1.39%) WiX
13 1 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.17%) Spring
3 2 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) MCollective
4 1 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Social Network
2 4 (5.56%) Grid Computing
2 4 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) UNIX
3 17 (23.61%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Android
4 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 21 (29.17%) Release Management
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.44%) DevOps
5 10 (13.89%) Regression Testing
6 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Workflow
11 3 (4.17%) Software Deployment
11 3 (4.17%) ETL
12 2 (2.78%) Scrum
12 2 (2.78%) Web Development
12 2 (2.78%) Performance Testing
12 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.78%) Time Management
12 2 (2.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) SQL
3 13 (18.06%) PHP
3 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
4 12 (16.67%) Perl
5 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.11%) Groovy
6 8 (11.11%) Python
7 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.56%) BeanShell
9 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.17%) C#
10 2 (2.78%) Ruby
10 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) C++
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Varnish
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Puppet
2 8 (11.11%) Nagios
3 3 (4.17%) Opsview
4 1 (1.39%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) DataSynapse
3 4 (5.56%) Splunk
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.78%) ATG
5 2 (2.78%) TEOCO
5 2 (2.78%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (1.39%) Macrovision
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) Cognos
6 1 (1.39%) Akamai