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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 105 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 21 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 1.92% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.41% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 9
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
1684 1700 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.32% 79.51% 70.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1512 1009
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL
3 11 (45.83%) Migration
3 11 (45.83%) Problem Management
4 9 (37.50%) Service Management
5 8 (33.33%) Change Management
5 8 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 8 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (33.33%) BMC
5 8 (33.33%) CMDB
5 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 8 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) J2EE
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (16.67%) Change Control
8 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) NetApp
8 4 (16.67%) Symantec
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) Finance

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) FileNet
2 2 (8.33%) LiveCycle
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) JSF
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.17%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) CMDB
2 5 (20.83%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (16.67%) Replication
4 3 (12.50%) Firmware
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL
3 11 (45.83%) Migration
3 11 (45.83%) Problem Management
4 9 (37.50%) Service Management
5 8 (33.33%) Change Management
5 8 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 8 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 8 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 4 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Groovy
2 2 (8.33%) Scala
2 2 (8.33%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) BMC
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) NetApp
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Twitter
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) JDA
5 1 (4.17%) RedPrairie
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
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