Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Release Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 296 336
Rank change year-on-year +48 +40 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.046% 0.071% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.074% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -36.54% +73.33%
South East median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +8.55% -13.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6185 8151 10557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.96% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4980 6398 8516
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Release Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Release Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Release Engineer in Berkshire

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Release Engineer in Berkshire

Release Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +35 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Newbury -12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Release Engineer
South East

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Release Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Release Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Release Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle