The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank 63 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £56,250 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
Release Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 351 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.50% 93.10% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 382 276 229
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,450 £57,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Release Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) Macrovision
2 2 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CollabNet
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Macrovision
2 1 (33.33%) CollabNet
2 1 (33.33%) HP