The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 42 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.41% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Release Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 202 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.61% 88.99% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 164 163 135
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £72,500
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 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 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy