The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 304 276 266
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 980 1176 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.95% 1.05% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.26% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 726 889 882
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%
Release Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87132 92976 83422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.34% 82.70% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72017 75970 69435
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Release Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Release Management Salary Trend in England

Release Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in England

Release Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 -79 427 £60,000 +9.09% 52
South East +103 226 £45,000 -10.00% 17
East of England +29 100 £42,500 -19.04% 17
West Midlands +45 69 £38,750 -13.88% 6
Yorkshire -22 66 £30,000 -25.00% 7
South West -16 30 £43,750 +16.66% 6
North West -61 28 £41,000 +13.88% 5
East Midlands -6 16 £40,000 +3.22% 3
North East -1 8 £45,000 +23.28%
Midlands - 3 £70,000 -
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management.

1 585 (30.61%) ITIL
2 578 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 546 (28.57%) Finance
4 510 (26.69%) SQL
5 424 (22.19%) Windows
5 424 (22.19%) Project Management
6 394 (20.62%) SQL Server
7 388 (20.30%) Oracle
8 348 (18.21%) Java
9 340 (17.79%) .NET
10 339 (17.74%) Change Management
11 338 (17.69%) Microsoft
12 336 (17.58%) Linux
13 295 (15.44%) Degree
14 274 (14.34%) Configuration Management
15 269 (14.08%) SDLC
16 263 (13.76%) QA
17 242 (12.66%) C#
18 239 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
19 237 (12.40%) MS Excel
20 231 (12.09%) Web Services
21 226 (11.83%) UNIX
22 224 (11.72%) Service Management
23 215 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
24 197 (10.31%) XML
25 192 (10.05%) JavaScript
26 190 (9.94%) Scrum
27 170 (8.90%) Service Delivery
28 169 (8.84%) Git (software)
29 167 (8.74%) HTML

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (5.08%) Apache
1 97 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 83 (4.34%) IIS
3 77 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 65 (3.40%) WebLogic
5 49 (2.56%) JBoss
5 49 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 42 (2.20%) MS Exchange
7 36 (1.88%) SAS
8 35 (1.83%) CMS
9 34 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 28 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
12 26 (1.36%) Drupal
13 23 (1.20%) Umbraco
14 20 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
15 19 (0.99%) Confluence
16 17 (0.89%) nginx
17 16 (0.84%) Lync
18 15 (0.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 237 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 136 (7.12%) MS Office
3 38 (1.99%) MS Project
4 31 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.10%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.10%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.052%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.99%) assyst
4 17 (0.89%) Sophis RISQUE
5 15 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 10 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
10 6 (0.31%) RMDS
10 6 (0.31%) Endur
10 6 (0.31%) Tridion
11 5 (0.26%) SAP SM
11 5 (0.26%) Cordys
12 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
12 4 (0.21%) SAP APO
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (0.21%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.52%) SaaS
4 26 (1.36%) GitHub
5 24 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.47%) Heroku
8 7 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.21%) Engine Yard
9 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.16%) PaaS
10 3 (0.16%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.10%) Office 365
11 2 (0.10%) Datadog
12 1 (0.052%) IaaS
12 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.61%) Firewall
2 57 (2.98%) Internet
3 52 (2.72%) SAN
4 44 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 41 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
6 34 (1.78%) DNS
7 33 (1.73%) HTTP
8 30 (1.57%) LAN
9 27 (1.41%) WAN
10 24 (1.26%) NAS
11 23 (1.20%) DHCP
12 15 (0.78%) VLAN
13 14 (0.73%) SSL
13 14 (0.73%) VoIP
13 14 (0.73%) DMZ
14 13 (0.68%) FTP
15 10 (0.52%) Wireless
16 8 (0.42%) Network Security
17 7 (0.37%) VPN
17 7 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 147 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 118 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 109 (5.70%) Oracle Database
5 107 (5.60%) RDBMS
6 98 (5.13%) MySQL
7 92 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
8 77 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 69 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
11 41 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 38 (1.99%) MongoDB
13 34 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 34 (1.78%) Data Mart
14 33 (1.73%) DB2
14 33 (1.73%) NoSQL
14 33 (1.73%) Oracle ODI
15 31 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (1.20%) QlikView
17 21 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 169 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 161 (8.42%) Subversion
3 138 (7.22%) JIRA
4 136 (7.12%) Jenkins
5 119 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 93 (4.87%) Maven
7 77 (4.03%) Ant
8 64 (3.35%) Hudson
9 53 (2.77%) Visual Studio
10 35 (1.83%) Selenium
11 30 (1.57%) Mercurial
11 30 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 29 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
13 27 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
14 23 (1.20%) TeamCity
14 23 (1.20%) Gradle
15 21 (1.10%) JUnit
16 19 (0.99%) HP UFT
17 18 (0.94%) MSBuild
18 16 (0.84%) FishEye
General
1 546 (28.57%) Finance
2 162 (8.48%) Banking
3 129 (6.75%) Retail
4 57 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 50 (2.62%) Marketing
6 43 (2.25%) Front Office
6 43 (2.25%) Advertising
7 37 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 34 (1.78%) Legal
9 32 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.62%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.52%) Law
12 22 (1.15%) Publishing
13 19 (0.99%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.89%) Games
15 16 (0.84%) Back Office
16 11 (0.58%) Billing
17 10 (0.52%) Military
18 5 (0.26%) French Language
18 5 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 309 (16.17%) Developer
2 282 (14.76%) Analyst
3 220 (11.51%) Release Manager
4 103 (5.39%) Service Manager
5 98 (5.13%) Architect
6 94 (4.92%) Support Analyst
6 94 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 89 (4.66%) Project Manager
8 82 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
9 67 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 65 (3.40%) Administrator
11 56 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
12 52 (2.72%) Software Developer
13 51 (2.67%) Consultant
13 51 (2.67%) Services Delivery Manager
14 50 (2.62%) Release Analyst
14 50 (2.62%) DBA
14 50 (2.62%) Environment Manager
15 48 (2.51%) DevOps Engineer
16 47 (2.46%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (17.79%) .NET
2 231 (12.09%) Web Services
3 197 (10.31%) XML
4 167 (8.74%) HTML
5 143 (7.48%) CSS
6 132 (6.91%) ASP.NET
7 98 (5.13%) jQuery
8 80 (4.19%) J2EE
9 78 (4.08%) .NET Framework
10 74 (3.87%) HTML5
11 73 (3.82%) WCF
12 66 (3.45%) Spring
13 65 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (3.24%) AngularJS
15 60 (3.14%) SOAP
16 54 (2.83%) Middleware
17 53 (2.77%) REST
18 47 (2.46%) Ajax
19 42 (2.20%) Entity Framework
19 42 (2.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 239 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 111 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 63 (3.30%) Data Centre
5 53 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 38 (1.99%) User Experience
8 37 (1.94%) Replication
9 36 (1.88%) CMDB
10 34 (1.78%) Clustering
10 34 (1.78%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.62%) Mainframe
12 27 (1.41%) Blackberry
13 25 (1.31%) Mathematics
14 24 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 22 (1.15%) Derivative
15 22 (1.15%) Visualisation
16 21 (1.10%) Social Media
17 19 (0.99%) PMI
18 16 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 424 (22.19%) Windows
2 336 (17.58%) Linux
3 226 (11.83%) UNIX
4 83 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (2.83%) Solaris
7 38 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (1.83%) Android
9 28 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.89%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.73%) Windows 8
12 14 (0.73%) AIX
12 14 (0.73%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
13 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
13 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone
14 8 (0.42%) CentOS
15 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (30.61%) ITIL
2 578 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (22.19%) Project Management
4 339 (17.74%) Change Management
5 274 (14.34%) Configuration Management
6 269 (14.08%) SDLC
7 224 (11.72%) Service Management
8 215 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
9 190 (9.94%) Scrum
10 170 (8.90%) Service Delivery
11 162 (8.48%) Problem Management
12 151 (7.90%) SOA
13 144 (7.54%) TDD
14 142 (7.43%) MVC
15 138 (7.22%) DevOps
16 131 (6.86%) Incident Management
17 122 (6.38%) PRINCE2
18 119 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
19 115 (6.02%) OO
20 108 (5.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 510 (26.69%) SQL
2 348 (18.21%) Java
3 242 (12.66%) C#
4 192 (10.05%) JavaScript
5 142 (7.43%) Perl
6 112 (5.86%) Bash Shell
7 108 (5.65%) Python
8 105 (5.49%) PowerShell
9 98 (5.13%) PL/SQL
10 93 (4.87%) T-SQL
11 83 (4.34%) Shell Script
12 58 (3.04%) C++
13 55 (2.88%) C
14 49 (2.56%) Ruby
15 41 (2.15%) PHP
16 24 (1.26%) VBA
17 22 (1.15%) VB
18 20 (1.05%) COBOL
18 20 (1.05%) JCL
19 19 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 295 (15.44%) Degree
2 129 (6.75%) ITIL Certification
3 74 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (2.20%) ISEB
6 41 (2.15%) PMI Certification
7 34 (1.78%) PMP
8 33 (1.73%) SC Cleared
9 21 (1.10%) MCSE
10 20 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.05%) DV Cleared
11 16 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 16 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.84%) MCSD
12 14 (0.73%) CCNA
13 10 (0.52%) CCNP
14 9 (0.47%) MCP
14 9 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
16 7 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (13.76%) QA
2 110 (5.76%) SLA
3 18 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.58%) COBIT
5 8 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.31%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) BS7799
10 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
System Software
1 104 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 74 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (0.89%) XenApp
6 16 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.58%) Firmware
8 11 (0.58%) Squid
8 11 (0.58%) Xen
9 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.31%) vSphere
11 4 (0.21%) Docker
11 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.10%) NFS
13 2 (0.10%) iptables
Systems Management
1 107 (5.60%) Puppet
2 48 (2.51%) Nagios
3 40 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.73%) SCCM
5 26 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (1.10%) WSUS
7 16 (0.84%) ARCserve
7 16 (0.84%) SCSM
8 15 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
8 15 (0.78%) OpenView
9 12 (0.63%) Kibana
9 12 (0.63%) logstash
9 12 (0.63%) Graphite
10 9 (0.47%) collectd
10 9 (0.47%) StatsD
10 9 (0.47%) SCOM
10 9 (0.47%) Cobbler
11 7 (0.37%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.26%) CA Endevor
12 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 388 (20.30%) Oracle
2 338 (17.69%) Microsoft
3 140 (7.33%) VMware
4 120 (6.28%) IBM
5 101 (5.29%) SAP
6 87 (4.55%) Cisco
7 78 (4.08%) HP
8 75 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 66 (3.45%) Citrix
10 49 (2.56%) Cognos
11 44 (2.30%) Sun
12 40 (2.09%) Sybase
13 30 (1.57%) BMC
13 30 (1.57%) Informatica
13 30 (1.57%) Remedy
14 29 (1.52%) Talend
15 27 (1.41%) Business Objects
16 21 (1.10%) Adobe
17 20 (1.05%) Google
18 19 (0.99%) NetApp
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great of
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
DigitasLBi
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £62500.00 per annum + Car + Extensive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday