The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 122 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.59% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Release Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1583 1691 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.26% 84.63% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1362 1240
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Release Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Bristol

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
5 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) VBA
7 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
7 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
7 5 (18.52%) Delphi
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) XSD
7 5 (18.52%) UNIX
7 5 (18.52%) JSP
7 5 (18.52%) JBoss
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (18.52%) MS Access
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) J2EE
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) BancTec
7 5 (18.52%) Compuware
7 5 (18.52%) Pascal

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
1 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
1 5 (18.52%) Joomla!
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) RoboHelp
1 3 (11.11%) XMetaL
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) IMAP
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MS Access
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Writer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (7.41%) Author
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) XSD
2 5 (18.52%) JSP
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) Ajax
3 3 (11.11%) Struts
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Time Management
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) VBA
3 5 (18.52%) Delphi
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Pascal
4 3 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VBScript
4 3 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) BancTec
2 5 (18.52%) Compuware
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) SAP