The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 42 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 2.71% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 3.33% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 210 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.34% 81.40% 63.02%
Number of salaries quoted 132 141 103
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Release Management
Cheshire

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Release Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Chester

Release Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Change and Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft