The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Engineer
England / South West
Rank 225 - 240
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.081% - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%

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
4798 5364 5881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.69% 97.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 4546 5013
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 4 £40,000 -
Release Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware