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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 778 807 831
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 59 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.047% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.050% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 32
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £40,000 £31,040
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +28.86%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £26,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -4 33 £55,000 +22.22%
South East -17 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West - 8 £24,500 - 2
East of England -3 6 - -
West Midlands -9 1 £35,000 -9.67%
South West -19 1 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 43 (61.43%) Release Management
2 32 (45.71%) Finance
3 28 (40.00%) ITIL
4 24 (34.29%) Service Management
5 23 (32.86%) Oracle
6 22 (31.43%) SQL
7 19 (27.14%) Change Management
8 17 (24.29%) Oracle Database
9 16 (22.86%) Relational Database
9 16 (22.86%) RDBMS
9 16 (22.86%) Linux
10 14 (20.00%) MS Office
10 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.57%) QA
11 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
12 12 (17.14%) Windows
13 11 (15.71%) Project Management
13 11 (15.71%) Degree
14 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
15 9 (12.86%) Retail
15 9 (12.86%) Serena
15 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (11.43%) Time Management
16 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
16 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
17 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
17 7 (10.00%) PL/SQL

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) JBoss
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Mule
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Office
2 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) Oracle Database
2 16 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.57%) Ant
2 6 (8.57%) Subversion
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) Hudson
4 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.86%) FishEye
4 2 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 32 (45.71%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Retail
3 6 (8.57%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Publishing
4 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
1 2 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Thin Client
1 6 (8.57%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (61.43%) Release Management
2 28 (40.00%) ITIL
3 24 (34.29%) Service Management
4 19 (27.14%) Change Management
5 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.71%) Project Management
7 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Time Management
8 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.71%) Wealth Management
11 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) OO
11 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
3 7 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.57%) Java
5 5 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (5.71%) C#
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) VBScript
8 2 (2.86%) VBA
8 2 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) RPG
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
9 1 (1.43%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.86%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.86%) Serena
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
5 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Cognos
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