The median annual salary for a Release Engineer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Release Engineer
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 623 621
Rank change year-on-year +56 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 10 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.076% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.079% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 41
Median salary £63,750 £62,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +30.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32292 40527 41158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27319 34959 34585
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Release Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Release Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Release Engineer in London

Release Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Release Engineer in London

Release Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Engineer in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Engineer in London

Release Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Release Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region featuring Release Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Python
5 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
5 11 (39.29%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) Unix
7 9 (32.14%) Finance
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) Perl
8 8 (28.57%) Hudson
8 8 (28.57%) Release Management
9 7 (25.00%) C++
10 6 (21.43%) Project Management
10 6 (21.43%) QA
10 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
10 6 (21.43%) Static Code Analysis
10 6 (21.43%) Bitbucket
10 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
11 5 (17.86%) Code Coverage
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) Maven
11 5 (17.86%) Perforce

Release Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (28.57%) Hudson
5 6 (21.43%) Bitbucket
5 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
6 5 (17.86%) Maven
7 4 (14.29%) JIRA
7 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (10.71%) Subversion
9 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
10 1 (3.57%) Ant
10 1 (3.57%) FishEye
10 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.57%) WCF
2 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) Release Management
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 6 (21.43%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Code Coverage
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
9 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) TDD
9 2 (7.14%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Groovy
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
1 5 (17.86%) Perforce
2 3 (10.71%) Cognizant
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
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