The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 95 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 42 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.11% 0.60% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.72% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 12
Average salary £39,500 £46,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.13% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £43,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Release Management
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1691 1387 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.10% 83.30% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1120 1350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 11 £30,000 -
Knutsford - 10 £61,250 - 1
Wilmslow -13 2 £67,500 +45.94%
Chester +7 1 - -
Release Management
North West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (41.82%) SQL
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) ITIL
3 18 (32.73%) ISEB
3 18 (32.73%) Software Testing
3 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (30.91%) Performance Testing
5 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
5 14 (25.45%) Windows
6 13 (23.64%) .NET
7 12 (21.82%) Change Management
7 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) Manual Testing
8 10 (18.18%) V-Model
8 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 10 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 10 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 10 (18.18%) Project Management
9 9 (16.36%) PMP
9 9 (16.36%) PMI Certification
9 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.36%) Stress Testing
9 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
9 9 (16.36%) System Testing
10 8 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (14.55%) MSTest
10 8 (14.55%) Test Scripting
10 8 (14.55%) QA
10 8 (14.55%) JIRA

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) FTP
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.55%) MSTest
2 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (14.55%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Analyst
2 17 (30.91%) Test Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Database Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Service Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) Tandem
2 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.64%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
2 2 (3.64%) Telematics
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) ITIL
3 18 (32.73%) Software Testing
4 17 (30.91%) Performance Testing
5 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
6 12 (21.82%) Change Management
6 12 (21.82%) Manual Testing
7 10 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 10 (18.18%) Project Management
7 10 (18.18%) V-Model
7 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.36%) System Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Stress Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Test Scripting
9 8 (14.55%) Supplier Management
9 8 (14.55%) PRINCE
9 8 (14.55%) Service Management
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) ISEB
2 10 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.36%) PMP
3 9 (16.36%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) CCVP
5 1 (1.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Remedy
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago