The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build and Release Engineer
Rank 860 900 853
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Build and Release Engineer 29 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.030% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 32
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,982 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015 within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Top 19 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 2 June 2015. 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
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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 +38 28 £45,000 +15.38% 6
London +35 11 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +21 11 £45,000 - 2
East of England +9 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cambridge +21 8 £45,000 - 2
Sheffield - 5 £31,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £31,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £31,000 - 1
Bedford +19 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Bedfordshire +9 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Wales +7 1 - -
South Wales -1 1 - -
Cardiff -3 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £26,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £26,500 -
North West - 1 £26,500 -

Build and Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 30 (63.83%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
3 19 (40.43%) Linux
4 18 (38.30%) Bash Shell
5 13 (27.66%) DevOps
6 12 (25.53%) Python
7 11 (23.40%) Windows
7 11 (23.40%) Internet
7 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
7 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
8 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
9 9 (19.15%) Subversion
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (17.02%) SDLC
10 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) Maven
10 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
10 8 (17.02%) QA
11 7 (14.89%) Finance
11 7 (14.89%) C#
11 7 (14.89%) .NET
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.89%) MSBuild
11 7 (14.89%) Internet of Things
12 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (12.77%) SQL

Build and Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 5 (10.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) Wireless
2 3 (6.38%) ATM
3 1 (2.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.15%) Subversion
4 8 (17.02%) Maven
4 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
5 7 (14.89%) MSBuild
6 6 (12.77%) Ant
6 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (10.64%) Gradle
8 4 (8.51%) JIRA
9 2 (4.26%) Hudson
9 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
9 2 (4.26%) Mockito
9 2 (4.26%) JUnit
10 1 (2.13%) FxCop
10 1 (2.13%) StyleCop
10 1 (2.13%) NuGet
10 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Internet of Things
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) EFT
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (27.66%) DevOps
3 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.02%) SDLC
5 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Release Management
8 3 (6.38%) TDD
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.13%) ITIL
10 1 (2.13%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Bash Shell
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.89%) C#
5 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.51%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) Groovy
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Remedy
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
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