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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 296 262 261
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -1
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 958 1202 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 1.09% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.32% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 719 905 869
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
83276 90851 80863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.09% 82.74% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 68571 74463 67326
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 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 2 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 -78 411 £60,000 +9.09% 49
South East +65 242 £47,500 +11.76% 28
East of England +3 88 £42,500 -15.00% 8
West Midlands +45 67 £34,667 -22.96% 11
Yorkshire -18 65 £32,500 -18.75% 3
North West -41 37 £40,000 +11.11% 15
South West -25 19 £37,500 +9.48% 5
East Midlands -3 11 £40,000 +5.26% 2
North East +5 9 £40,000 +9.58%
Midlands - 2 - -
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 610 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (29.53%) ITIL
3 534 (28.11%) Finance
4 492 (25.89%) SQL
5 452 (23.79%) Windows
6 410 (21.58%) Project Management
7 384 (20.21%) Oracle
8 380 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 361 (19.00%) Java
10 355 (18.68%) .NET
11 333 (17.53%) Change Management
12 331 (17.42%) Linux
13 318 (16.74%) Microsoft
14 303 (15.95%) Degree
15 274 (14.42%) Configuration Management
16 267 (14.05%) QA
17 266 (14.00%) SDLC
18 239 (12.58%) C#
19 238 (12.53%) Web Services
20 237 (12.47%) UNIX
21 229 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
22 224 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
23 223 (11.74%) MS Excel
24 199 (10.47%) Service Management
25 192 (10.11%) Scrum
26 186 (9.79%) XML
26 186 (9.79%) JavaScript
27 164 (8.63%) Banking
28 162 (8.53%) HTML
29 161 (8.47%) Subversion

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 114 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 112 (5.89%) Apache
3 91 (4.79%) IIS
4 89 (4.68%) WebSphere
5 68 (3.58%) WebLogic
6 51 (2.68%) JBoss
7 47 (2.47%) MS Exchange
7 47 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 40 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 36 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 31 (1.63%) SAS
12 27 (1.42%) CMS
13 24 (1.26%) Umbraco
14 21 (1.11%) Drupal
15 20 (1.05%) NetWeaver
16 19 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
17 18 (0.95%) CICS
17 18 (0.95%) Lync
18 17 (0.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 223 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 139 (7.32%) MS Office
3 35 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (1.58%) MS Project
5 24 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) XMetaL
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.053%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (1.37%) Sophis RISQUE
2 21 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.05%) assyst
4 19 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.32%) RMDS
8 6 (0.32%) Tridion
8 6 (0.32%) Endur
9 5 (0.26%) SAP SM
9 5 (0.26%) Cordys
10 4 (0.21%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
10 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.21%) SAP APO
10 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.89%) SaaS
4 29 (1.53%) GitHub
5 24 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.47%) Heroku
8 6 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.21%) Engine Yard
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.16%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.16%) IaaS
12 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) Office 365
12 2 (0.11%) Datadog
12 2 (0.11%) Veeva
13 1 (0.053%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.37%) Internet
1 64 (3.37%) Firewall
2 62 (3.26%) SAN
3 50 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 41 (2.16%) HTTP
5 39 (2.05%) DNS
6 35 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
6 35 (1.84%) LAN
7 31 (1.63%) WAN
8 28 (1.47%) NAS
9 27 (1.42%) DHCP
10 17 (0.89%) FTP
11 15 (0.79%) SSL
12 14 (0.74%) VLAN
12 14 (0.74%) VoIP
13 12 (0.63%) LDAP
14 10 (0.53%) Wireless
14 10 (0.53%) DMZ
15 9 (0.47%) VPN
16 6 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 143 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 111 (5.84%) Oracle Database
4 104 (5.47%) RDBMS
5 100 (5.26%) MySQL
6 93 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 75 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
8 74 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 66 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 38 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
11 38 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
13 32 (1.68%) DB2
14 30 (1.58%) MongoDB
15 28 (1.47%) Data Mart
15 28 (1.47%) NoSQL
16 27 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 161 (8.47%) Subversion
2 158 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 134 (7.05%) Jenkins
4 128 (6.74%) JIRA
5 125 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 88 (4.63%) Maven
7 76 (4.00%) Ant
8 61 (3.21%) Hudson
9 54 (2.84%) Visual Studio
10 40 (2.11%) Selenium
11 33 (1.74%) Mercurial
12 29 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
12 29 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
13 25 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
14 24 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 23 (1.21%) TeamCity
16 21 (1.11%) Gradle
17 20 (1.05%) Eclipse
18 19 (1.00%) MSTest
19 18 (0.95%) JUnit
General
1 534 (28.11%) Finance
2 164 (8.63%) Banking
3 129 (6.79%) Retail
4 60 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.68%) Marketing
6 48 (2.53%) Advertising
7 43 (2.26%) Legal
8 39 (2.05%) Law
9 36 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 33 (1.74%) Front Office
11 31 (1.63%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.63%) Manufacturing
12 21 (1.11%) Publishing
13 19 (1.00%) Back Office
14 16 (0.84%) Games
15 13 (0.68%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.63%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.37%) Billing
18 6 (0.32%) Military
19 5 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 286 (15.05%) Developer
2 271 (14.26%) Analyst
3 205 (10.79%) Release Manager
4 106 (5.58%) Architect
5 98 (5.16%) Service Manager
6 91 (4.79%) Applications Support
7 88 (4.63%) Project Manager
8 87 (4.58%) Support Analyst
9 76 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
10 62 (3.26%) Administrator
11 61 (3.21%) Senior Developer
11 61 (3.21%) Release Analyst
12 56 (2.95%) Consultant
13 54 (2.84%) Software Developer
14 51 (2.68%) Software Engineer
15 49 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
15 49 (2.58%) DevOps Engineer
16 48 (2.53%) DBA
16 48 (2.53%) Java Developer
17 46 (2.42%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (18.68%) .NET
2 238 (12.53%) Web Services
3 186 (9.79%) XML
4 162 (8.53%) HTML
5 134 (7.05%) CSS
6 133 (7.00%) ASP.NET
7 98 (5.16%) jQuery
8 83 (4.37%) J2EE
9 79 (4.16%) .NET Framework
10 75 (3.95%) HTML5
11 72 (3.79%) WCF
12 66 (3.47%) AngularJS
13 65 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 64 (3.37%) Spring
15 59 (3.11%) SOAP
16 52 (2.74%) REST
17 51 (2.68%) Middleware
18 43 (2.26%) Ajax
19 42 (2.21%) Oracle Fusion
20 41 (2.16%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 229 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 103 (5.42%) Management Information System
4 70 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 66 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (2.26%) Clustering
7 41 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 41 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.00%) Replication
9 37 (1.95%) User Experience
10 36 (1.89%) Mainframe
10 36 (1.89%) CMDB
11 34 (1.79%) Blackberry
12 25 (1.32%) Social Media
13 22 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 21 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 20 (1.05%) Derivative
16 19 (1.00%) PMI
16 19 (1.00%) Visualisation
17 16 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 452 (23.79%) Windows
2 331 (17.42%) Linux
3 237 (12.47%) UNIX
4 82 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (3.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (3.21%) Solaris
7 40 (2.11%) Android
8 37 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (1.16%) Windows 7
12 18 (0.95%) Windows XP
13 15 (0.79%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.53%) CentOS
14 10 (0.53%) Windows Phone
14 10 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
14 10 (0.53%) Windows Phone 7
15 7 (0.37%) AIX
16 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (29.53%) ITIL
3 410 (21.58%) Project Management
4 333 (17.53%) Change Management
5 274 (14.42%) Configuration Management
6 266 (14.00%) SDLC
7 224 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
8 199 (10.47%) Service Management
9 192 (10.11%) Scrum
10 158 (8.32%) SOA
10 158 (8.32%) Service Delivery
11 145 (7.63%) TDD
12 144 (7.58%) Problem Management
13 140 (7.37%) DevOps
14 137 (7.21%) MVC
15 126 (6.63%) PRINCE2
16 110 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 108 (5.68%) OO
18 106 (5.58%) Waterfall
19 104 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 492 (25.89%) SQL
2 361 (19.00%) Java
3 239 (12.58%) C#
4 186 (9.79%) JavaScript
5 145 (7.63%) Perl
6 106 (5.58%) PowerShell
7 105 (5.53%) Python
8 104 (5.47%) Bash Shell
9 95 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 86 (4.53%) Shell Script
11 82 (4.32%) T-SQL
12 49 (2.58%) C
13 47 (2.47%) C++
14 42 (2.21%) Ruby
15 41 (2.16%) PHP
16 22 (1.16%) VB
17 20 (1.05%) VBA
18 19 (1.00%) JCL
19 18 (0.95%) Scala
19 18 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 303 (15.95%) Degree
2 136 (7.16%) ITIL Certification
3 66 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.74%) ISEB
6 43 (2.26%) PMI Certification
7 36 (1.89%) PMP
8 30 (1.58%) SC Cleared
9 26 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 21 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (1.00%) MCSE
12 16 (0.84%) MCSD
13 14 (0.74%) CCNA
14 13 (0.68%) ISTQB
15 12 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (0.58%) MCP
17 10 (0.53%) CCNP
18 8 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 7 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (14.05%) QA
2 100 (5.26%) SLA
3 16 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.58%) COBIT
5 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.26%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 68 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (0.95%) XenApp
6 17 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 17 (0.89%) Squid
7 15 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.58%) Firmware
9 10 (0.53%) Xen
10 9 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.37%) vSphere
13 6 (0.32%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.26%) NFS
15 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 3 (0.16%) Docker
16 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 2 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 92 (4.84%) Puppet
2 43 (2.26%) Nagios
3 39 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (1.74%) SCCM
6 20 (1.05%) WSUS
7 17 (0.89%) SCSM
7 17 (0.89%) ARCserve
8 14 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
8 14 (0.74%) OpenView
9 12 (0.63%) Graphite
10 11 (0.58%) Kibana
10 11 (0.58%) logstash
11 10 (0.53%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.47%) collectd
12 9 (0.47%) StatsD
12 9 (0.47%) Cobbler
12 9 (0.47%) SCOM
13 7 (0.37%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.32%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 384 (20.21%) Oracle
2 318 (16.74%) Microsoft
3 127 (6.68%) VMware
4 118 (6.21%) IBM
5 99 (5.21%) SAP
6 76 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 75 (3.95%) Cisco
8 73 (3.84%) HP
9 63 (3.32%) Citrix
10 42 (2.21%) Sun
11 33 (1.74%) Cognos
12 32 (1.68%) Sybase
13 29 (1.53%) Talend
14 25 (1.32%) Informatica
14 25 (1.32%) BMC
15 24 (1.26%) Business Objects
15 24 (1.26%) NetApp
15 24 (1.26%) Remedy
16 22 (1.16%) Adobe
17 19 (1.00%) Dell
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £83000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: including shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montagu Black
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42934 - £53036 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
ASG International
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago