The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 870 771 802
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 25 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.064% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.068% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 12 46 62
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,460 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £39,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-27.21% +25.39%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Release Analyst
UK

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -41 8 £55,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire -32 5 £30,500 -3.17%
North West +2 4 £28,250 -
East Midlands -21 4 £27,000 -21.73%
South East -25 3 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England -18 1 - -
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 30 (55.56%) Release Management
2 24 (44.44%) Finance
3 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
5 19 (35.19%) Windows
6 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 17 (31.48%) Service Management
8 14 (25.93%) Change Management
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.52%) UNIX
10 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
10 10 (18.52%) MS Office
10 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
11 9 (16.67%) .NET
12 8 (14.81%) Oracle
12 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
12 8 (14.81%) Project Management
12 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
13 7 (12.96%) Subversion
13 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (11.11%) Linux
14 6 (11.11%) IIS
14 6 (11.11%) Perl
15 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
15 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
15 5 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (9.26%) IBM
15 5 (9.26%) Citrix
15 5 (9.26%) Shell Script

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.26%) Resin
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Mule
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Cordys
2 2 (3.70%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Intranet
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) SSH
2 2 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Subversion
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) MSI
4 3 (5.56%) Ant
4 3 (5.56%) ClearQuest
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.56%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.70%) Toad
5 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) JRules
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) XML
4 3 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 6 (11.11%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Release Management
2 22 (40.74%) ITIL
3 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 17 (31.48%) Service Management
5 14 (25.93%) Change Management
6 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.26%) Project Planning
9 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.26%) ITSM
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
11 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
11 3 (5.56%) Logistics
11 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
12 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.11%) Perl
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.41%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) VBScript
6 3 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.85%) Varnish
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) IBM
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.41%) AppSense
4 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk
6 2 (3.70%) MKS
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Remedy