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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 79 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.86% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.94% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.33%
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
740 847 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.57% 85.04% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 659 745 865
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +11 6 £32,000 -8.57%
Dunstable - 2 £27,000 -
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (84.62%) Change Management
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
3 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) MS Visio
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Validation
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Process Management
9 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.69%) Publishing

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Change Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Change Management
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Validation
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Test Management
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) HP