The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank - 215 226
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.056% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.058% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Release Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5452 5184 5445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.29% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 4310 4542
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Release Engineer in the job title.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Release Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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