The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 25 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.92% 7.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 7.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Release Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 82 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 99.04% 98.80% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 124
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 Shropshire

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Release Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 11 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 11 (100.00%) Software Packaging
2 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 11 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Remedy