The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 849 875 788
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 34 29 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.026% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.028% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 62
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
Release Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in England

Release Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Release Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Yorkshire +15 8 £28,000 +12.00% 1
North West +7 6 £25,000 -
South East +5 5 £42,000 +5.00%
West Midlands -13 2 £27,500 -
South West - 2 £30,000 - 2
East of England +10 1 £35,000 -14.63%
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 65 (67.71%) Release Management
2 47 (48.96%) ITIL
3 38 (39.58%) Finance
4 34 (35.42%) SQL
4 34 (35.42%) Oracle
5 31 (32.29%) Change Management
6 30 (31.25%) Service Management
7 25 (26.04%) RDBMS
7 25 (26.04%) Oracle Database
7 25 (26.04%) Relational Database
8 23 (23.96%) Project Management
9 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
9 19 (19.79%) Windows
10 17 (17.71%) Linux
10 17 (17.71%) PRINCE2
10 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
10 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (15.63%) Serena
11 15 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (14.58%) QA
12 14 (14.58%) MS Office
13 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
13 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.46%) Degree
14 11 (11.46%) Shell Script
15 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
16 9 (9.38%) Perl
16 9 (9.38%) Asset Management
17 8 (8.33%) Retail

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.29%) Apache
2 7 (7.29%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) JBoss
4 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.58%) MS Office
3 8 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.08%) DHCP
2 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) RDBMS
1 25 (26.04%) Oracle Database
1 25 (26.04%) Relational Database
2 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.33%) Ant
3 7 (7.29%) Subversion
4 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.17%) MSI
4 4 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.13%) FishEye
5 3 (3.13%) JIRA
5 3 (3.13%) Hudson
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (39.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Retail
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Publishing
5 4 (4.17%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.13%) Advertising
7 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (2.08%) JRules
2 2 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 6 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Open Source
3 2 (2.08%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 17 (17.71%) Linux
3 8 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (67.71%) Release Management
2 47 (48.96%) ITIL
3 31 (32.29%) Change Management
4 30 (31.25%) Service Management
5 23 (23.96%) Project Management
6 17 (17.71%) PRINCE2
6 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
8 9 (9.38%) Asset Management
9 8 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Fund Management
9 8 (8.33%) Time Management
9 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.17%) ITIL V3
12 4 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Migration
12 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.42%) SQL
2 11 (11.46%) Shell Script
3 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
4 9 (9.38%) Perl
5 5 (5.21%) Java
6 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.17%) C#
6 4 (4.17%) VBScript
6 4 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.04%) RPG
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) UAG
2 2 (2.08%) XenApp
2 2 (2.08%) vSphere
2 2 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (35.42%) Oracle
2 15 (15.63%) Serena
3 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.08%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
5 2 (2.08%) EMC
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.04%) Cognos
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