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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 251 - 269
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% - 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Median salary £31,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
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
6056 5768 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4767 6124
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Merseyside - 10 £31,500 -
Manchester - 2 £34,250 -
Release Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (69.23%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) QA
4 8 (61.54%) Games
4 8 (61.54%) Game Development
5 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
5 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
6 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (46.15%) NuGet
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (23.08%) Post-Production
10 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
10 2 (15.38%) Workflow
10 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
10 2 (15.38%) DevOps
10 2 (15.38%) Release Management
10 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
10 2 (15.38%) Android
10 2 (15.38%) SQL
10 2 (15.38%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) Linux
11 1 (7.69%) OOP
11 1 (7.69%) OO
11 1 (7.69%) .NET
11 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
11 1 (7.69%) IIS

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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) NuGet
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Game Development
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Post-Production
8 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Release Management
8 2 (15.38%) Workflow
9 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (7.69%) OOP
9 1 (7.69%) Open Source
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Perl
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) BMC
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Pega
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy
1 1 (7.69%) VMware