The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Engineer
England / North West
Rank 223 - 250
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 23 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% - 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 3
Median salary £31,250 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £31,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%

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
5736 5290 6658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.02% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4449 5691
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Release Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Release Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 14 £30,500 - 3
Merseyside - 9 £31,500 -
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Release Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Perl
2 15 (53.57%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) QA
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
4 11 (39.29%) Games
5 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (35.71%) Game Development
5 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 8 (28.57%) OO
8 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (21.43%) MSBuild
9 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
9 6 (21.43%) NuGet
9 6 (21.43%) DevOps
10 5 (17.86%) Salt
10 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
10 5 (17.86%) Puppet
10 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) IIS
10 5 (17.86%) LAMP
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) Project Management
11 4 (14.29%) ClearCase

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
1 4 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (21.43%) MSBuild
3 6 (21.43%) NuGet
4 4 (14.29%) Ant
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
4 4 (14.29%) CruiseControl
4 4 (14.29%) Gradle
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (39.29%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (35.71%) Game Development
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Post-Production
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Perl
2 15 (53.57%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) Groovy
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
1 5 (17.86%) Salt
2 4 (14.29%) Ansible
2 4 (14.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) BMC
2 4 (14.29%) Pega
2 4 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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