The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 99 111 95
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 30 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.66% 0.22% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.28% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,000 £56,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Release Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1516 1443 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.94% 80.03% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1267 1098
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Release Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (74.00%) .NET
2 35 (70.00%) MVC
3 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (66.00%) HTML
5 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
6 30 (60.00%) C#
7 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 24 (48.00%) jQuery
8 24 (48.00%) TDD
8 24 (48.00%) CSS
8 24 (48.00%) SOA
9 22 (44.00%) SQL
9 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
10 19 (38.00%) Umbraco
10 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
11 16 (32.00%) Adobe
11 16 (32.00%) Adobe AIR
11 16 (32.00%) Entity Framework
11 16 (32.00%) PhoneGap
11 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
11 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (32.00%) Web Application Development
11 16 (32.00%) LESS
11 16 (32.00%) Mobile Development
12 12 (24.00%) WCF
12 12 (24.00%) Java
13 9 (18.00%) XML
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 19 (38.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Ant
1 6 (12.00%) Subversion
1 6 (12.00%) Maven
1 6 (12.00%) Gradle
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) .NET
2 33 (66.00%) HTML
3 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 24 (48.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) jQuery
5 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
6 16 (32.00%) Adobe AIR
6 16 (32.00%) Entity Framework
6 16 (32.00%) PhoneGap
6 16 (32.00%) LESS
7 12 (24.00%) WCF
8 9 (18.00%) XML
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (16.00%) Spring Boot
9 8 (16.00%) Apache Camel
9 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (16.00%) Spring
9 8 (16.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Derivative
2 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) MVC
2 24 (48.00%) SOA
2 24 (48.00%) TDD
3 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (32.00%) Web Application Development
3 16 (32.00%) Mobile Development
4 8 (16.00%) Refactoring
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) ERP
7 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.00%) Product Management
8 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (6.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Adobe
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago