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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build and Release Engineer
Rank 836 880 860
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Build and Release Engineer 56 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.029% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.031% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 38
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,075 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.45%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Top 27 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 29 July 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 +37 52 £53,750 +53.57% 1
London +39 23 £55,000 +38.36%
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £50,000 +29.03%
East of England -6 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Cambridge +22 8 £50,000 +29.03%
South East - 8 £52,500 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £36,750 -
Sheffield - 6 £36,750 -
Hampshire - 6 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £36,750 -
South West -11 3 £24,000 -31.42%
Somerset - 3 £24,000 -
Bath - 3 £24,000 -
North West +10 2 £27,000 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £57,500 - 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London +29 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Stockport - 1 £27,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £26,500 -
Manchester - 1 £27,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £26,500 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1

Build and Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 52 (62.65%) Jenkins
2 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (39.76%) Linux
4 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
5 28 (33.73%) Python
6 26 (31.33%) Java
7 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
7 25 (30.12%) DevOps
8 23 (27.71%) Maven
9 22 (26.51%) Internet
10 21 (25.30%) Subversion
11 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
12 19 (22.89%) Windows
13 14 (16.87%) C#
13 14 (16.87%) Oracle
13 14 (16.87%) DB2
13 14 (16.87%) Degree
14 13 (15.66%) QA
14 13 (15.66%) ATM
14 13 (15.66%) EFT
14 13 (15.66%) Puppet
14 13 (15.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (14.46%) .NET
16 11 (13.25%) SQL
16 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (13.25%) TeamCity
17 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (12.05%) SDLC

Build and Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (4.82%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) Internet
2 13 (15.66%) ATM
3 3 (3.61%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) DB2
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (62.65%) Jenkins
2 23 (27.71%) Maven
3 21 (25.30%) Subversion
4 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
5 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (13.25%) TeamCity
7 10 (12.05%) JIRA
8 9 (10.84%) MSBuild
9 7 (8.43%) Gradle
10 6 (7.23%) Ant
11 5 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (2.41%) JUnit
12 2 (2.41%) PHPUnit
12 2 (2.41%) Mockito
12 2 (2.41%) Hudson
13 1 (1.20%) NuGet
13 1 (1.20%) Trac
13 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
13 1 (1.20%) FxCop
13 1 (1.20%) StyleCop
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Electronics
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.20%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) HTML5
2 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.02%) HTML
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) EFT
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.64%) Internet of Things
3 3 (3.61%) Grid Computing
3 3 (3.61%) Equities
3 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.41%) DTV
4 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Linux
2 19 (22.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) VMS
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) CentOS
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
3 25 (30.12%) DevOps
4 13 (15.66%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.05%) SDLC
6 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Open Source
9 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Release Management
9 5 (6.02%) TDD
9 5 (6.02%) Scrum
10 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.61%) Software Deployment
12 2 (2.41%) Software Delivery
12 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) Python
2 26 (31.33%) Java
3 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
4 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
5 14 (16.87%) C#
6 11 (13.25%) SQL
7 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.43%) Perl
8 7 (8.43%) PHP
9 6 (7.23%) C++
10 5 (6.02%) Ruby
11 4 (4.82%) Groovy
12 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.20%) C
14 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Puppet
2 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.61%) Ansible
4 2 (2.41%) logstash
4 2 (2.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) Perforce
4 4 (4.82%) Remedy
5 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
Guildford, Surrey
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