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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 71 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 3 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 1.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +7.31%
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
566 568 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.39% 84.27% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 475 494 284
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,855 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Back Office
3 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Release Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Release Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification