The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 449 475 475
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.019% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Median salary £57,500 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.16% +23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,100 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +13.63%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Release Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Surrey +4 4 £57,500 +16.16% 1
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South East region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (50.00%) CMake
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
6 8 (36.36%) Confluence
6 8 (36.36%) JIRA
6 8 (36.36%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) STL
7 7 (31.82%) Validation
7 7 (31.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
7 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
7 7 (31.82%) Bitbucket
8 6 (27.27%) QA
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
10 4 (18.18%) Change Data Capture
10 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (18.18%) High Availability
10 4 (18.18%) Change Control
10 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (18.18%) Release Management
10 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) TDD

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
2 6 (27.27%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) CMake
2 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (36.36%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Bitbucket
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) Ant
6 3 (13.64%) Maven
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium
7 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
7 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
7 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
7 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.55%) InstallShield
8 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (31.82%) STL
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
4 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
4 7 (31.82%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Change Control
5 4 (18.18%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
5 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Cross-Platform Development
6 3 (13.64%) Product Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago