The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank - 257 246
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.015% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5353 6787 6388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.12% 96.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 5731 5335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,001 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Release Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python