The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 240 233 222
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.046% 0.018% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.019% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £42,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £42,500 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6220 5401 5394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.59% 95.59% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 4690 4776
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
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 the South West

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Release Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
Bristol - 2 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire -5 1 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Akamai
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) CloudFront
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Hudson
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Akamai
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago