The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 57 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.51% 1.76% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.53% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £40,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Release Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 396 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 76.36% 69.60% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 376 308 305
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Release Management
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Coventry

Release Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) QA