The first table below looks at the demand for the Build and Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Build and Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build and Release Engineer
Rank 871 839 835
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Build and Release Engineer 34 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.037% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.039% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 51
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £44,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +35.38%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Build and Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Build and Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Build and Release Engineer within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Build and Release Engineer over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Build and Release Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England -30 34 £35,000 -30.00% 3
East of England +11 16 £35,000 -22.65%
London -60 9 £39,750 -20.50% 2
Bedfordshire - 9 £35,000 -
Dunstable - 7 £33,750 -
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £38,750 -18.42%
Cambridge +1 6 £38,750 -18.42%
East Midlands -5 5 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £35,000 -
Nottingham 0 4 £35,000 -
Harrow - 4 £39,000 -
Gateshead - 3 £36,500 -
North East - 3 £36,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £36,500 -
City of London -14 2 £45,000 -15.09% 1
Bedford - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire +1 1 - -
North West 0 1 - -
Cheshire -4 1 - -
West Midlands -7 1 - -
Staffordshire -10 1 - -
Derbyshire -12 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 - -

Build and Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Build and 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 Build and Release Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (41.98%) Subversion
2 30 (37.04%) Java
2 30 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 27 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 27 (33.33%) Maven
4 26 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (32.10%) Ant
5 24 (29.63%) C#
6 23 (28.40%) Hudson
7 22 (27.16%) SQL
8 21 (25.93%) .NET
8 21 (25.93%) Linux
9 20 (24.69%) Oracle
9 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
9 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
10 18 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (22.22%) Scrum
10 18 (22.22%) Python
11 16 (19.75%) MSBuild
12 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (18.52%) Perl
12 15 (18.52%) PHP
13 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
14 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
14 13 (16.05%) Gradle
15 11 (13.58%) Windows
15 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.58%) CruiseControl
15 11 (13.58%) Perforce
15 11 (13.58%) TeamCity

Build and Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Build and 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 Build and Release Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.64%) IIS
2 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) 3G
1 5 (6.17%) LTE
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) Wireless
2 2 (2.47%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) AMQP
3 1 (1.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (41.98%) Subversion
2 30 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 27 (33.33%) Maven
4 26 (32.10%) Ant
5 23 (28.40%) Hudson
6 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
7 18 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (19.75%) MSBuild
9 13 (16.05%) Gradle
10 11 (13.58%) CruiseControl
10 11 (13.58%) TeamCity
11 10 (12.35%) JIRA
12 9 (11.11%) Bugzilla
13 8 (9.88%) CMake
14 7 (8.64%) JUnit
15 6 (7.41%) JMeter
16 5 (6.17%) NUnit
16 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
16 5 (6.17%) Mercurial
16 5 (6.17%) Redmine
General
1 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (4.94%) HTML
6 3 (3.70%) XSD
7 2 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.23%) Spring
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.23%) Middleware
8 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.23%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Social Network
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.23%) Derivative
4 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) Android
3 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.17%) UNIX
5 5 (6.17%) Debian
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 26 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (22.22%) Scrum
4 15 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.58%) Release Management
7 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Change Control
8 8 (9.88%) Build Automation
8 8 (9.88%) DevOps
9 7 (8.64%) Software Deployment
9 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.17%) Project Management
11 5 (6.17%) Bug Management
12 3 (3.70%) SOA
12 3 (3.70%) Validation
13 2 (2.47%) Workflow
13 2 (2.47%) Information Management
13 2 (2.47%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) C#
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
5 18 (22.22%) Python
6 15 (18.52%) Perl
6 15 (18.52%) PHP
7 10 (12.35%) C++
8 8 (9.88%) Ruby
9 5 (6.17%) C
10 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.94%) Groovy
10 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.70%) Scala
12 2 (2.47%) VBScript
13 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.23%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) Perforce
3 9 (11.11%) MKS
4 5 (6.17%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) CollabNet
6 1 (1.23%) Akamai
6 1 (1.23%) TEOCO
6 1 (1.23%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
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