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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 103 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 37 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 1.44% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 5
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
2042 1713 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.14% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1394 1397
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 35 (74.47%) ITIL
2 28 (59.57%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (57.45%) Service Management
3 27 (57.45%) Service Delivery
3 27 (57.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (53.19%) Configuration Management
5 24 (51.06%) CMDB
6 16 (34.04%) People Management
7 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
7 9 (19.15%) Life Science
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.64%) SQL
9 5 (10.64%) .NET
9 5 (10.64%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) ISEB
9 5 (10.64%) Finance
9 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.51%) Banking
10 4 (8.51%) Degree
10 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.38%) Web Services
11 3 (6.38%) Project Management
11 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
11 3 (6.38%) Scrum
11 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
11 3 (6.38%) Use Case

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (2.13%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) Mule
1 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) OLAP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.26%) JUnit
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (10.64%) Development Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Release Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Release Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Software Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) Architect
5 1 (2.13%) DBA
5 1 (2.13%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Software Architect
5 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) CMDB
2 9 (19.15%) Life Science
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Solaris
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) ITIL
2 27 (57.45%) Service Delivery
2 27 (57.45%) Service Management
2 27 (57.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (53.19%) Configuration Management
4 16 (34.04%) People Management
5 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.64%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Product Management
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Time Management
8 3 (6.38%) Use Case
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Korn
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.64%) ISEB
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
1 1 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) SAP