The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 300 336 322
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.047% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.051% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £66,250 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
Release Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst across the City of London region.

Release Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Release Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Change Management
3 7 (50.00%) Serena
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
4 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
7 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 6 (42.86%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Change Management
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Serena
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix