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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build and Release Engineer
Rank 881 840 859
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Build and Release Engineer 5 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.031% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.033% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £63,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Top 3 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 23 January 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
(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 -13 5 £63,750 +34.21% 3
London -25 4 £63,750 +15.90% 1
City of London -3 1 £48,000 -16.52%

Build and Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (75.00%) Subversion
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
5 16 (57.14%) Linux
6 15 (53.57%) .NET
6 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
7 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
9 12 (42.86%) TeamCity
10 11 (39.29%) DevOps
11 8 (28.57%) IIS
12 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 6 (21.43%) Hudson
13 5 (17.86%) UNIX
13 5 (17.86%) Java
14 4 (14.29%) Internet
14 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 4 (14.29%) QA
15 3 (10.71%) CloudFront
15 3 (10.71%) Maven
15 3 (10.71%) Degree
15 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
15 3 (10.71%) Python
15 3 (10.71%) Ant
15 3 (10.71%) C#
15 3 (10.71%) PHP
15 3 (10.71%) Akamai
15 3 (10.71%) Puppet

Build and Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) LTE
3 1 (3.57%) 4G
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Subversion
2 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
3 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
4 12 (42.86%) TeamCity
5 6 (21.43%) Hudson
6 3 (10.71%) Maven
6 3 (10.71%) Ant
7 2 (7.14%) JIRA
7 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.57%) Redmine
8 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.57%) CMake
8 1 (3.57%) Gradle
8 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
4 11 (39.29%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Validation
7 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Kanban
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Bug Management
8 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Akamai
2 2 (7.14%) Perforce
3 1 (3.57%) MKS
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) TEOCO
3 1 (3.57%) CyberSource
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