The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 36 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.10% 0.38% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.40% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Release Engineer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 253 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.90% 96.56% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 202 216 171
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Release Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
1 2 (33.33%) AccuRev