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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 895 900 954
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 36 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.035% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.036% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 19
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -30.00%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
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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 +18 21 £50,000 -4.76%
West Midlands -13 8 £28,500 +3.63%
Yorkshire +10 4 £32,000 +14.28% 5
East Midlands - 3 - -
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 59 (76.62%) Release Management
2 54 (70.13%) ITIL
3 41 (53.25%) Oracle
4 33 (42.86%) Finance
5 27 (35.06%) Project Management
5 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (33.77%) Service Management
6 26 (33.77%) SQL
7 24 (31.17%) Windows
8 23 (29.87%) Linux
8 23 (29.87%) Banking
8 23 (29.87%) JIRA
8 23 (29.87%) SDLC
9 21 (27.27%) Hudson
9 21 (27.27%) FishEye
9 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 21 (27.27%) Apache
9 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 21 (27.27%) Change Management
10 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (23.38%) Java
12 17 (22.08%) JBoss
12 17 (22.08%) Open Source
12 17 (22.08%) Subversion
12 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
13 16 (20.78%) Asset Management
13 16 (20.78%) QA
13 16 (20.78%) Automated Testing
13 16 (20.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 21 (27.27%) Apache
2 17 (22.08%) JBoss
3 14 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database
1 16 (20.78%) RDBMS
1 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) JIRA
2 21 (27.27%) FishEye
2 21 (27.27%) Hudson
2 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 17 (22.08%) Subversion
4 16 (20.78%) Ant
5 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (42.86%) Finance
2 23 (29.87%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.60%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Derivative
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Linux
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.79%) Unix
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) Release Management
2 54 (70.13%) ITIL
3 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (35.06%) Project Management
4 26 (33.77%) Service Management
5 23 (29.87%) SDLC
6 21 (27.27%) Change Management
6 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (22.08%) Open Source
9 16 (20.78%) Asset Management
9 16 (20.78%) Automated Testing
9 16 (20.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.88%) DevOps
11 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.69%) Matrix Management
13 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.79%) ITIL V3
13 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
14 5 (6.49%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.77%) SQL
2 18 (23.38%) Java
3 16 (20.78%) PL/SQL
4 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.09%) Perl
5 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.19%) IBM
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.60%) Citrix
4 2 (2.60%) HP
4 2 (2.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.60%) Serena
4 2 (2.60%) Siebel
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 18 days ago