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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 68 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% 0.50% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.64% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
726 472 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.32% 79.19% 71.74%
Number of salaries quoted 566 399 307
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) SAP
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) Change Management
4 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) PMI
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) SAP SM
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Business Development
8 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Release Manager
2 7 (46.67%) SAP Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Planning Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PMI
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle