The median annual salary for a Release Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 631 631
Rank change year-on-year +19 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Engineer 6 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.035% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.037% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 39
London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
10th Percentile £40,750 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.78% -  

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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Release Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +32 1 - -
Release Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Hedge funds
6 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Trading
6 5 (31.25%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) Release Management
7 4 (25.00%) QA
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (18.75%) Docker
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) Maven
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (6.25%) FishEye
5 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Algorithmic Trading
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Trading
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Behavioural Change
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) OpenText
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel
2 1 (6.25%) Sun