The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 888 881 903
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 35 91 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.083% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.086% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 32 73 75
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Release Engineer in the job title.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Release Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Engineer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 33 £45,000 -5.26% 9
London 0 12 £55,000 - 1
South East +49 9 £40,000 -23.80% 4
West Midlands -9 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Brighton - 5 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +19 4 £57,500 +17.34%
Birmingham - 3 £29,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £57,500 -
South West +8 2 £45,000 +5.26% 2
Scotland +2 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 - 2
West Bromwich - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +27 1 £40,000 +8.84%
East of England +22 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North West +14 1 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Sheffield +14 1 £40,000 +8.84%
East Midlands +13 1 £45,000 +17.64%
Bedfordshire +13 1 £42,500 -5.55%
South Yorkshire +12 1 £40,000 +8.84%
Merseyside +5 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Leicestershire +1 1 £45,000 +17.64%
Edinburgh 0 1 - -
Liverpool -4 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Staffordshire -12 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £42,500 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Release Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (55.10%) SQL
2 52 (53.06%) Windows
3 39 (39.80%) Python
4 36 (36.73%) Finance
5 34 (34.69%) Linux
5 34 (34.69%) PowerShell
6 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (30.61%) Release Management
8 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (27.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (27.55%) QA
10 25 (25.51%) Bash Shell
11 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
12 23 (23.47%) Ant
13 21 (21.43%) Java
13 21 (21.43%) Maven
14 20 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (19.39%) Windows Server
16 18 (18.37%) Jenkins
17 17 (17.35%) DevOps
17 17 (17.35%) JIRA
17 17 (17.35%) T-SQL
18 16 (16.33%) C++
18 16 (16.33%) Build Automation
19 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
19 15 (15.31%) PL/SQL
19 15 (15.31%) Perl
19 15 (15.31%) Oracle
20 14 (14.29%) C#
20 14 (14.29%) Subversion

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) DHCP
1 1 (1.02%) DNS
1 1 (1.02%) LAN
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.02%) WAN
1 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) MySQL
2 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Ant
2 21 (21.43%) Maven
3 20 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (18.37%) Jenkins
5 17 (17.35%) JIRA
6 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
7 14 (14.29%) Subversion
8 12 (12.24%) Artifactory
9 10 (10.20%) Apache Ivy
9 10 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (8.16%) InstallShield
11 7 (7.14%) CMake
12 6 (6.12%) Selenium
13 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
14 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (3.06%) Bitbucket
14 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
14 3 (3.06%) Hudson
14 3 (3.06%) MSBuild
15 2 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Banking
3 9 (9.18%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.08%) Automotive
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (3.06%) STL
4 2 (2.04%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) ServiceStack
5 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.20%) Hedge funds
3 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.14%) Smartcard
3 7 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.02%) Fintech
6 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.06%) Windows
2 34 (34.69%) Linux
3 19 (19.39%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.22%) Unix
4 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (30.61%) Release Management
3 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (27.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
6 17 (17.35%) DevOps
7 16 (16.33%) Build Automation
8 14 (14.29%) Change Control
9 12 (12.24%) ITIL
10 10 (10.20%) Automated Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Dependency Management
10 10 (10.20%) SDLC
11 9 (9.18%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (9.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 8 (8.16%) OO
12 8 (8.16%) Software Delivery
13 7 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
13 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
13 7 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) SQL
2 39 (39.80%) Python
3 34 (34.69%) PowerShell
4 25 (25.51%) Bash Shell
5 21 (21.43%) Java
6 17 (17.35%) T-SQL
7 16 (16.33%) C++
8 15 (15.31%) Perl
8 15 (15.31%) PL/SQL
9 14 (14.29%) C#
10 5 (5.10%) Ruby
11 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.04%) PHP
12 1 (1.02%) C
12 1 (1.02%) Scala
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) ISEB
2 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) CCA
4 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.02%) MCITP
4 1 (1.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.02%) MCSA
4 1 (1.02%) MCSE
4 1 (1.02%) MCTS
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.55%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.02%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (5.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.02%) Docker
4 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Puppet
2 5 (5.10%) SCCM
3 3 (3.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Oracle
2 13 (13.27%) Perforce
3 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (5.10%) AppSense
5 3 (3.06%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.02%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.02%) Remedy
7 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.02%) Splunk
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension etc.
Posted: 26 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago