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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 856 879 913
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 56 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.070% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.073% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 69
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%

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
94251 105278 113033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79339 87279 91179
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 26 August 2016 within the UK.

Release Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Engineer
Top 30 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 26 August 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 +37 54 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South East +37 26 £42,500 -19.04% 1
London +50 20 £55,000 -
Brighton - 14 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 14 £40,000 -
Hampshire +10 10 £45,000 -14.28%
City of London +68 9 £70,000 +26.12%
Farnborough +2 9 £45,000 -14.28%
South West 0 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bristol - 3 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +3 2 - -
Yorkshire +27 1 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England +20 1 £42,500 -15.00%
North West +14 1 £35,000 +10.23%
Sheffield +10 1 £40,000 -5.88%
South Yorkshire +6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
East Midlands +4 1 £75,000 +100.00%
Berkshire 0 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £75,000 -
Luton - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 51 (52.04%) SQL
2 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (36.73%) PowerShell
4 34 (34.69%) .NET
5 32 (32.65%) Windows
6 30 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (30.61%) DevOps
7 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
7 27 (27.55%) Finance
8 25 (25.51%) Python
8 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
9 24 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
9 24 (24.49%) C#
10 23 (23.47%) Linux
11 19 (19.39%) Perl
12 18 (18.37%) Puppet
13 17 (17.35%) Oracle
13 17 (17.35%) Web Services
13 17 (17.35%) Configuration Management
14 16 (16.33%) T-SQL
15 15 (15.31%) C++
15 15 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (15.31%) Jenkins
15 15 (15.31%) High Availability
15 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
15 15 (15.31%) Windows Server
16 14 (14.29%) IIS
17 13 (13.27%) TDD
17 13 (13.27%) Unix

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 14 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.18%) PaaS
3 5 (5.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) LAN
1 1 (1.02%) WAN
1 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
2 24 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (15.31%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.24%) MSBuild
5 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
6 9 (9.18%) Subversion
7 7 (7.14%) Artifactory
7 7 (7.14%) JIRA
7 7 (7.14%) WiX
8 6 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (6.12%) InstallShield
8 6 (6.12%) Selenium
8 6 (6.12%) TeamCity
9 5 (5.10%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (5.10%) Hudson
9 5 (5.10%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (4.08%) CMake
10 4 (4.08%) Maven
11 3 (3.06%) Ant
11 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.08%) Automotive
6 3 (3.06%) Electronics
6 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) Retail
8 1 (1.02%) Advertising
8 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.69%) .NET
2 17 (17.35%) Web Services
3 8 (8.16%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.04%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) ServiceStack
5 1 (1.02%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (10.20%) Hedge funds
2 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.10%) Smartcard
2 5 (5.10%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (1.02%) BBC
5 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Linux
3 15 (15.31%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.27%) Unix
5 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (30.61%) DevOps
3 17 (17.35%) Configuration Management
4 15 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.31%) High Availability
5 13 (13.27%) TDD
6 12 (12.24%) Change Control
6 12 (12.24%) Change Data Capture
6 12 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
6 12 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.22%) ITIL
7 11 (11.22%) Release Management
8 10 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (9.18%) SDLC
10 8 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.04%) SQL
2 36 (36.73%) PowerShell
3 25 (25.51%) Python
4 24 (24.49%) C#
5 19 (19.39%) Perl
6 16 (16.33%) T-SQL
7 15 (15.31%) C++
8 11 (11.22%) Bash Shell
8 11 (11.22%) Java
9 5 (5.10%) Ruby
10 3 (3.06%) C
10 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.04%) PHP
12 1 (1.02%) Scala
12 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.20%) Degree
3 4 (4.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) CCA
4 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL 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 10 (10.20%) 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 7 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.06%) Docker
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
4 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (18.37%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Ansible
3 3 (3.06%) SCCM
4 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.35%) Oracle
3 12 (12.24%) IBM
4 9 (9.18%) Splunk
5 8 (8.16%) VMware
6 6 (6.12%) Perforce
7 3 (3.06%) AppSense
7 3 (3.06%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.02%) Citrix
9 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.02%) Google
9 1 (1.02%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.02%) Sony
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