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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 811 816 815
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 52 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.042% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.044% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 43
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +20 31 £52,500 +16.66% 3
North West - 8 £25,000 - 2
South East -15 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West -15 3 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands -18 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (61.45%) Release Management
2 35 (42.17%) ITIL
3 34 (40.96%) Finance
4 28 (33.73%) SQL
4 28 (33.73%) Oracle
5 27 (32.53%) Change Management
6 26 (31.33%) Service Management
7 22 (26.51%) Oracle Database
8 21 (25.30%) Relational Database
8 21 (25.30%) RDBMS
9 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
9 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.07%) Linux
11 14 (16.87%) MS Office
11 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
11 14 (16.87%) Project Management
11 14 (16.87%) Serena
11 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (15.66%) Windows
13 12 (14.46%) QA
14 11 (13.25%) Degree
15 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
15 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
16 9 (10.84%) Retail
17 8 (9.64%) Software Testing
17 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
17 8 (9.64%) Time Management
17 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
18 7 (8.43%) Citrix

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (8.43%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Mule
5 1 (1.20%) nginx
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.87%) MS Office
3 8 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.20%) DHCP
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) DNS
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) Oracle Database
2 21 (25.30%) Relational Database
2 21 (25.30%) RDBMS
3 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.02%) Ant
2 5 (6.02%) Subversion
2 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.82%) MSI
3 4 (4.82%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.41%) Hudson
4 2 (2.41%) JIRA
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) FishEye
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 4 (4.82%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Thin Client
1 6 (7.23%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Open Source
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (61.45%) Release Management
2 35 (42.17%) ITIL
3 27 (32.53%) Change Management
4 26 (31.33%) Service Management
5 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.87%) Project Management
7 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
7 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.64%) Software Testing
8 8 (9.64%) Time Management
9 7 (8.43%) Fund Management
9 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
10 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.02%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.82%) Wealth Management
12 4 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
3 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.43%) Perl
4 6 (7.23%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.82%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) C#
6 4 (4.82%) VBScript
7 2 (2.41%) VBA
7 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.20%) RPG
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.41%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.23%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) XenApp
3 1 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.20%) vSphere
3 1 (1.20%) UAG
3 1 (1.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Oracle
2 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) Serena
3 7 (8.43%) Citrix
4 3 (3.61%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Infoblox
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