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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build and Release Engineer
Rank 856 875 842
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Build and Release Engineer 43 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.032% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 34
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,075 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Build and Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Build and Release Engineer
Top 25 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 1 September 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 +27 40 £52,500 +50.00% 2
London +9 18 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +17 9 £52,500 -
Farnborough - 7 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 7 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire +20 5 £50,000 +48.14%
East of England -9 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Cambridge +13 4 £50,000 +48.14%
South West -18 3 £24,000 -31.42%
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Somerset - 3 £24,000 -
Bath - 3 £24,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +9 2 £57,500 +9.52%
North West +3 2 £31,750 -
Manchester - 2 £31,750 -
Stockport - 2 £31,750 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London +30 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Guildford - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Build and Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 48 (68.57%) Jenkins
2 34 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
3 29 (41.43%) Linux
4 27 (38.57%) Java
5 26 (37.14%) Python
6 23 (32.86%) Maven
7 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
8 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 21 (30.00%) Subversion
8 21 (30.00%) Internet
9 20 (28.57%) DevOps
10 15 (21.43%) Windows
11 14 (20.00%) C#
11 14 (20.00%) Oracle
11 14 (20.00%) DB2
11 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 13 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (18.57%) Puppet
12 13 (18.57%) ATM
12 13 (18.57%) EFT
13 12 (17.14%) .NET
13 12 (17.14%) Degree
14 11 (15.71%) JIRA
15 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.29%) TeamCity
15 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (12.86%) QA
16 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management

Build and Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) Internet
2 13 (18.57%) ATM
3 3 (4.29%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) DB2
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (68.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (32.86%) Maven
3 21 (30.00%) Subversion
3 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (15.71%) JIRA
6 10 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 7 (10.00%) Gradle
8 3 (4.29%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.86%) JUnit
9 2 (2.86%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.86%) Mockito
10 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.43%) Trac
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) HTML5
2 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) EFT
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.29%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.29%) Equities
4 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.86%) DTV
5 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) VMS
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) CentOS
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
3 20 (28.57%) DevOps
4 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
5 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (10.00%) Open Source
7 6 (8.57%) SDLC
8 5 (7.14%) TDD
8 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Scrum
8 5 (7.14%) Release Management
8 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.29%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.86%) Software Delivery
11 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Java
2 26 (37.14%) Python
3 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (10.00%) PHP
5 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) Perl
7 5 (7.14%) C++
7 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.14%) Ruby
8 4 (5.71%) Groovy
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.29%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) logstash
3 2 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) Perforce
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Remedy
5 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
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