The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 77 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.15% 0.33% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.34% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
651 582 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.75% 97.00% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 568 511 578
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Staffordshire region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy