The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 94 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 0.53% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.64% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 28
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £29,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
Release Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 776 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.95% 82.55% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 762 713 708
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -10 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 10 (40.00%) SQL
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Subversion
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (24.00%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (24.00%) IIS
4 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) Line Management
5 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) SaaS
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Release Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Head of Release Management
3 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Change Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Head of Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) XSL
2 3 (12.00%) XHTML
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) EJB
2 3 (12.00%) JSP
2 3 (12.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Statistics
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (24.00%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (24.00%) Load Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) VMware