The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 60 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.67% - 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £45,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Release Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 758 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.32% 94.99% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 522 683 461
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Release Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Bath - 9 £47,500 -
Release Engineer
South West

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (50.00%) IIS
3 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) SaaS
6 5 (31.25%) Data Security
7 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Electronics
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) DTV
8 2 (12.50%) SAP

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Data Security
3 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP