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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 109 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.75% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.53% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 2
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -30.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,480 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.40%
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
1630 1706 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.38% 85.04% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1356 1289
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £60,000
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 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 17 April 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle
4 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 7 (19.44%) QA
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.89%) Subversion
8 5 (13.89%) Content Management
8 5 (13.89%) Maven
8 5 (13.89%) Ajax
8 5 (13.89%) IMAP
8 5 (13.89%) Joomla!
8 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
8 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
8 5 (13.89%) Compuware
8 5 (13.89%) JBoss
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
8 5 (13.89%) UNIX
8 5 (13.89%) XSD
8 5 (13.89%) JSP
8 5 (13.89%) Business Objects
8 5 (13.89%) WebLogic

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.89%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.89%) JBoss
1 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
1 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
1 5 (13.89%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) RoboHelp
1 3 (8.33%) XMetaL
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) IMAP
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MS Access
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Maven
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Writer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Software Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Change Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Author
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Author
7 2 (5.56%) Release Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) XSD
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) JSP
2 5 (13.89%) Ajax
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
4 3 (8.33%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.78%) COM
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
1 2 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) Content Management
5 4 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.11%) Time Management
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) UML
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.89%) Pascal
3 5 (13.89%) VBA
3 5 (13.89%) Delphi
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VBScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Compuware
3 5 (13.89%) Business Objects
3 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 5 (13.89%) BancTec
4 3 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (5.56%) SAP