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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 305 277 268
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 976 1126 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.95% 1.03% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.24% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 742 882 841
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
86723 90581 82547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71804 73588 68269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 July 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 July 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
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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 -52 421 £62,500 +13.63% 58
South East +56 201 £45,000 -10.00% 16
East of England +48 104 £45,000 -14.28% 8
West Midlands +44 68 £38,500 -14.44% 6
South West +13 58 £37,500 -10.71% 12
Yorkshire -41 51 £30,000 -25.00% 9
North West -38 45 £43,750 +21.52% 4
East Midlands -16 15 £37,500 -5.06% 3
North East -10 8 £55,000 +50.68% 2
Midlands - 2 £75,000 - 1
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 631 (32.41%) ITIL
2 554 (28.45%) SQL
3 548 (28.15%) Finance
4 547 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
5 432 (22.19%) Project Management
6 421 (21.62%) Windows
7 419 (21.52%) SQL Server
8 380 (19.52%) Oracle
9 365 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 364 (18.70%) Change Management
11 334 (17.15%) Java
11 334 (17.15%) Linux
12 326 (16.74%) .NET
13 287 (14.74%) Degree
14 268 (13.76%) Configuration Management
15 267 (13.71%) QA
16 257 (13.20%) C#
17 254 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
18 250 (12.84%) SDLC
19 246 (12.63%) MS Excel
20 241 (12.38%) Service Management
21 222 (11.40%) UNIX
22 212 (10.89%) Web Services
23 198 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
24 190 (9.76%) XML
25 189 (9.71%) JavaScript
26 183 (9.40%) Problem Management
27 180 (9.24%) Service Delivery
28 179 (9.19%) Scrum
29 174 (8.94%) Banking

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 87 (4.47%) Tomcat
2 82 (4.21%) IIS
3 81 (4.16%) Apache
4 72 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 68 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 65 (3.34%) SharePoint
7 49 (2.52%) JBoss
8 48 (2.47%) MS Exchange
9 39 (2.00%) SAS
10 38 (1.95%) CMS
10 38 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 29 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 22 (1.13%) Drupal
13 20 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
14 19 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (0.92%) Umbraco
16 17 (0.87%) nginx
17 16 (0.82%) Confluence
18 15 (0.77%) IBM Notes
18 15 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 246 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 134 (6.88%) MS Office
3 37 (1.90%) MS Project
4 32 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.36%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.051%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 17 (0.87%) assyst
5 12 (0.62%) Sophis RISQUE
5 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.31%) Endur
8 6 (0.31%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.31%) RMDS
9 5 (0.26%) SAP SM
9 5 (0.26%) Tridion
9 5 (0.26%) Cordys
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 76 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.44%) SaaS
4 24 (1.23%) GitHub
5 17 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.56%) Office 365
7 10 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.46%) Heroku
8 9 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.21%) PaaS
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.10%) Engine Yard
13 2 (0.10%) Datadog
14 1 (0.051%) IaaS
14 1 (0.051%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.051%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.65%) Firewall
2 62 (3.18%) SAN
3 53 (2.72%) Internet
4 42 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
5 34 (1.75%) LAN
6 32 (1.64%) DNS
7 30 (1.54%) WAN
8 29 (1.49%) TCP/IP
9 26 (1.34%) HTTP
10 25 (1.28%) NAS
11 24 (1.23%) DHCP
12 21 (1.08%) DMZ
13 19 (0.98%) VoIP
14 17 (0.87%) VLAN
15 15 (0.77%) VPN
16 13 (0.67%) Intranet
17 12 (0.62%) Network Security
17 12 (0.62%) SSL
18 9 (0.46%) FTP
19 7 (0.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 140 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 139 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 114 (5.86%) Oracle Database
5 102 (5.24%) RDBMS
6 98 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
7 89 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 84 (4.31%) MySQL
9 68 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 49 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 42 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
12 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (1.64%) MongoDB
14 31 (1.59%) NoSQL
15 29 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (1.44%) Data Mart
17 26 (1.34%) DB2
17 26 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (1.34%) Oracle ODI
18 25 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 172 (8.83%) Git (software)
2 165 (8.47%) Subversion
3 144 (7.40%) JIRA
4 136 (6.99%) Jenkins
5 115 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 90 (4.62%) Maven
7 68 (3.49%) Ant
8 64 (3.29%) Hudson
9 51 (2.62%) Visual Studio
10 33 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 28 (1.44%) Selenium
11 28 (1.44%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.34%) Mercurial
13 25 (1.28%) Gradle
13 25 (1.28%) JUnit
14 24 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
15 19 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
16 18 (0.92%) MSBuild
17 16 (0.82%) FishEye
17 16 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 548 (28.15%) Finance
2 174 (8.94%) Banking
3 134 (6.88%) Retail
4 53 (2.72%) Marketing
5 51 (2.62%) Front Office
6 50 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 35 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.75%) Advertising
10 31 (1.59%) Legal
11 28 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.34%) Law
13 21 (1.08%) General Ledger
14 20 (1.03%) Publishing
14 20 (1.03%) Back Office
15 13 (0.67%) Games
16 12 (0.62%) Billing
17 10 (0.51%) Military
18 6 (0.31%) Automotive
19 5 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 322 (16.54%) Developer
2 305 (15.67%) Analyst
3 230 (11.81%) Release Manager
4 113 (5.80%) Service Manager
5 111 (5.70%) Support Analyst
6 108 (5.55%) Applications Support
7 96 (4.93%) Architect
8 92 (4.73%) Project Manager
9 86 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
10 66 (3.39%) Administrator
11 63 (3.24%) Senior Developer
12 59 (3.03%) DBA
13 56 (2.88%) Services Delivery Manager
14 55 (2.82%) Applications Support Analyst
15 54 (2.77%) Consultant
15 54 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
16 50 (2.57%) Java Developer
17 48 (2.47%) Software Developer
17 48 (2.47%) Environment Manager
18 47 (2.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (16.74%) .NET
2 212 (10.89%) Web Services
3 190 (9.76%) XML
4 168 (8.63%) HTML
5 148 (7.60%) CSS
6 132 (6.78%) ASP.NET
7 101 (5.19%) jQuery
8 77 (3.95%) J2EE
9 73 (3.75%) Spring
9 73 (3.75%) .NET Framework
10 69 (3.54%) HTML5
11 63 (3.24%) SOAP
12 62 (3.18%) Ajax
12 62 (3.18%) REST
13 61 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 60 (3.08%) WCF
15 59 (3.03%) Middleware
16 58 (2.98%) AngularJS
17 39 (2.00%) JSON
18 37 (1.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 254 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (6.27%) Management Information System
3 121 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 52 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 40 (2.05%) User Experience
8 37 (1.90%) CMDB
9 36 (1.85%) Replication
10 34 (1.75%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.54%) Mainframe
12 28 (1.44%) Clustering
13 26 (1.34%) Blackberry
14 25 (1.28%) Derivative
14 25 (1.28%) Mathematics
15 23 (1.18%) Visualisation
16 22 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 21 (1.08%) Tandem
18 18 (0.92%) SWIFT
19 17 (0.87%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 421 (21.62%) Windows
2 334 (17.15%) Linux
3 222 (11.40%) UNIX
4 88 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 85 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (2.52%) Solaris
7 30 (1.54%) Android
8 24 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 21 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.92%) Windows 7
11 17 (0.87%) AIX
12 14 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.31%) CentOS
16 4 (0.21%) VMS
16 4 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (32.41%) ITIL
2 547 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 432 (22.19%) Project Management
4 364 (18.70%) Change Management
5 268 (13.76%) Configuration Management
6 250 (12.84%) SDLC
7 241 (12.38%) Service Management
8 198 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
9 183 (9.40%) Problem Management
10 180 (9.24%) Service Delivery
11 179 (9.19%) Scrum
12 155 (7.96%) Incident Management
13 141 (7.24%) SOA
14 140 (7.19%) TDD
15 138 (7.09%) MVC
16 134 (6.88%) DevOps
17 128 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
18 127 (6.52%) PRINCE2
19 120 (6.16%) OO
20 118 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 554 (28.45%) SQL
2 334 (17.15%) Java
3 257 (13.20%) C#
4 189 (9.71%) JavaScript
5 129 (6.63%) Perl
6 103 (5.29%) PL/SQL
7 102 (5.24%) T-SQL
7 102 (5.24%) PowerShell
8 95 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 89 (4.57%) Python
10 78 (4.01%) Shell Script
11 64 (3.29%) C
12 61 (3.13%) C++
13 53 (2.72%) Ruby
14 36 (1.85%) PHP
15 25 (1.28%) COBOL
15 25 (1.28%) VBA
16 23 (1.18%) VB
17 20 (1.03%) JCL
18 19 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 287 (14.74%) Degree
2 126 (6.47%) ITIL Certification
3 67 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 52 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 38 (1.95%) ISEB
7 36 (1.85%) PMP
8 32 (1.64%) SC Cleared
9 24 (1.23%) MCSE
10 21 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 19 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (0.92%) ISTQB
13 15 (0.77%) CCNA
14 14 (0.72%) MCSD
14 14 (0.72%) DV Cleared
14 14 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 10 (0.51%) CCNP
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
16 8 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 7 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (13.71%) QA
2 116 (5.96%) SLA
3 22 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.51%) COBIT
6 8 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.31%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.10%) P3O
8 2 (0.10%) BS7799
9 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.051%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 104 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 83 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (0.92%) XenApp
5 17 (0.87%) Firmware
6 16 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 15 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.77%) Time Sharing Option
7 15 (0.77%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 11 (0.56%) Xen
8 11 (0.56%) vSphere
9 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.41%) Squid
10 7 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 7 (0.36%) Docker
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 111 (5.70%) Puppet
2 45 (2.31%) Nagios
3 40 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.59%) SCCM
5 22 (1.13%) WSUS
5 22 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (0.92%) Tivoli
7 16 (0.82%) OpenView
8 15 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
9 13 (0.67%) ARCserve
9 13 (0.67%) SCSM
10 12 (0.62%) logstash
11 11 (0.56%) Kibana
12 10 (0.51%) Graphite
13 9 (0.46%) StatsD
13 9 (0.46%) Ansible
14 8 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
16 6 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 380 (19.52%) Oracle
2 365 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 152 (7.81%) VMware
4 117 (6.01%) IBM
5 114 (5.86%) SAP
6 97 (4.98%) Cisco
7 80 (4.11%) HP
8 78 (4.01%) Red Hat
9 72 (3.70%) Citrix
10 55 (2.82%) Cognos
11 46 (2.36%) Sybase
12 41 (2.11%) Sun
13 35 (1.80%) BMC
14 34 (1.75%) Remedy
15 32 (1.64%) Informatica
16 26 (1.34%) EMC
16 26 (1.34%) Google
17 21 (1.08%) ServiceNow
18 19 (0.98%) Talend
19 17 (0.87%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + neg.+ range of benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday