Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Release Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Release Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 339 406
Rank change year-on-year +29 +67 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 11 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.077% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.080% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 2
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +26.13% +23.33%
10th Percentile £45,875 £52,500 £48,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,000 £61,900
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year -28.57% +26.13% -3.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Release Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Engineer in the City of London

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Release Engineer in the City of London

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Engineer in the City of London

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Release Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Siebel
2 8 (72.73%) Sun
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) OpenText
2 8 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (72.73%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (72.73%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Siebel Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) TeamCity

Release Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Release Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (72.73%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Siebel Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) OpenText
1 8 (72.73%) Siebel
1 8 (72.73%) Sun