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 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 106 100 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 13 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.76% 1.32% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 8
Average salary £27,750 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,480 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.40%
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
1482 1453 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.41% 79.70% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1075 1184
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +15 3 £28,000 -
Chester - 2 £40,000 - 1
Release Management
North West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 20 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Windows
4 17 (47.22%) ISEB
4 17 (47.22%) QA
5 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (44.44%) MSTest
5 16 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 16 (44.44%) Software Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Java
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) Linux
9 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.89%) UNIX
9 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
9 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 4 (11.11%) .NET
10 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.33%) Validation
11 3 (8.33%) ETL
11 3 (8.33%) Informatica
11 3 (8.33%) Mobile App

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (44.44%) MSTest
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Test Analyst
3 15 (41.67%) Tester
3 15 (41.67%) QA Tester
4 13 (36.11%) Software Tester
5 10 (27.78%) Test Consultant
5 10 (27.78%) Software Consultant
5 10 (27.78%) Consultant
5 10 (27.78%) QA Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Informatica Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) ETL Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) COM
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 20 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 16 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) ETL
8 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Change Control
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.78%) Change Management
10 1 (2.78%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) Groovy
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (2.78%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago