The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 98 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 0.076% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.078% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Release Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1302 1277 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.96% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1090 1109
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Engineer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Release Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
South Wales 0 4 £30,000 -4.76%
Release Engineer
UK

Release Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Release Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Release Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft