The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 67 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.56% 1.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Release Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 490 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.34% 75.38% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 568 442 379
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Release Management
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Cardiff

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (42.11%) Data Security
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Back Office
4 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) IIS
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
8 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) C#
8 2 (10.53%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) MVC

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (15.79%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Release Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Release Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Release Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Data Security
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle