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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 275 271 254
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1040 1032 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.98% 1.04% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.28% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 797 809 999
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
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
87394 80699 88080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.00% 81.13% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 70405 66847 75264
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
(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 +4 560 £55,000 +4.76% 55
South East -35 151 £48,000 +6.66% 22
North West +12 78 £35,000 -22.22% 12
Yorkshire -10 74 £40,250 +24.03% 9
East of England -17 52 £50,000 +33.33% 6
East Midlands -30 46 £39,500 +12.85% 5
West Midlands -31 43 £38,500 -12.00% 4
South West -39 31 £42,500 +13.33% 8
North East -6 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 682 (29.93%) Finance
2 672 (29.49%) SQL
3 651 (28.57%) ITIL
4 597 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
5 519 (22.77%) Windows
6 516 (22.64%) SQL Server
7 510 (22.38%) Java
8 504 (22.11%) Oracle
9 419 (18.39%) Microsoft
10 395 (17.33%) Linux
11 390 (17.11%) .NET
12 355 (15.58%) Change Management
13 343 (15.05%) Project Management
14 337 (14.79%) Degree
15 332 (14.57%) UNIX
16 321 (14.09%) Configuration Management
17 281 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
18 277 (12.15%) Subversion
19 263 (11.54%) Service Management
19 263 (11.54%) XML
19 263 (11.54%) C#
19 263 (11.54%) HTML
20 260 (11.41%) QA
21 253 (11.10%) MS Excel
22 246 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
23 245 (10.75%) Service Delivery
24 238 (10.44%) JavaScript
25 236 (10.36%) TDD
26 219 (9.61%) Jenkins
27 212 (9.30%) CSS

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 131 (5.75%) Apache
2 128 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 94 (4.12%) WebLogic
4 91 (3.99%) MS Exchange
5 87 (3.82%) IIS
6 66 (2.90%) WebSphere
7 56 (2.46%) CMS
8 47 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 47 (2.06%) Adobe CQ
8 47 (2.06%) Confluence
9 46 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
9 46 (2.02%) Drupal
10 39 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
11 32 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (1.32%) FileNet
12 30 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (0.88%) SAS
14 16 (0.70%) WordPress
15 15 (0.66%) LiveLink
16 14 (0.61%) Documentum
Applications
1 253 (11.10%) MS Excel
2 117 (5.13%) MS Office
3 35 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (0.97%) MS Project
6 19 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.088%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.044%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.044%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.044%) SPSS
9 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.044%) Maya
9 1 (0.044%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 24 (1.05%) HFM
3 19 (0.83%) Markit EDM
4 16 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 15 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.39%) Sophis RISQUE
6 9 (0.39%) BASE24
7 8 (0.35%) Magento
7 8 (0.35%) Fredhopper
8 7 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.31%) AquaLogic BPM
8 7 (0.31%) assyst
9 6 (0.26%) Cordys
9 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.22%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.22%) Kondor+
10 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 99 (4.34%) SaaS
2 34 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.31%) IaaS
6 6 (0.26%) PaaS
7 4 (0.18%) Heroku
7 4 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.18%) GitHub
8 3 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.044%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.044%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.07%) Firewall
2 63 (2.76%) LAN
3 62 (2.72%) SAN
4 58 (2.54%) WAN
5 57 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 46 (2.02%) DHCP
7 42 (1.84%) Internet
8 36 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (1.54%) DNS
10 32 (1.40%) VPN
11 31 (1.36%) NetScaler
11 31 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (1.23%) HTTP
13 21 (0.92%) IP Telephony
14 14 (0.61%) IPsec
14 14 (0.61%) SSL
15 13 (0.57%) NAS
16 12 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
17 11 (0.48%) Network Security
17 11 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 155 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 136 (5.97%) MySQL
4 119 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 107 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 86 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 80 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 78 (3.42%) Oracle Database
9 77 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
10 61 (2.68%) RDBMS
11 54 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 44 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (1.80%) MongoDB
14 39 (1.71%) NoSQL
15 34 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.32%) Data Mart
17 29 (1.27%) DB2
18 28 (1.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 26 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
20 24 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 277 (12.15%) Subversion
2 219 (9.61%) Jenkins
3 179 (7.85%) JIRA
4 170 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 144 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 129 (5.66%) Maven
7 86 (3.77%) Ant
8 74 (3.25%) Hudson
9 66 (2.90%) JUnit
10 56 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
11 55 (2.41%) Visual Studio
12 48 (2.11%) Selenium
13 44 (1.93%) MSBuild
14 42 (1.84%) CruiseControl
15 40 (1.76%) NUnit
16 32 (1.40%) Cucumber
17 25 (1.10%) TeamCity
17 25 (1.10%) Eclipse
18 22 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 22 (0.97%) Moq
General
1 682 (29.93%) Finance
2 194 (8.51%) Banking
3 176 (7.72%) Retail
4 99 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 98 (4.30%) Advertising
6 65 (2.85%) Marketing
6 65 (2.85%) Legal
7 59 (2.59%) Front Office
7 59 (2.59%) Investment Banking
8 41 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 40 (1.76%) Games
10 37 (1.62%) Law
11 33 (1.45%) Back Office
12 17 (0.75%) Publishing
13 16 (0.70%) Electronics
14 15 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.57%) Billing
16 8 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.26%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 429 (18.82%) Developer
2 364 (15.97%) Analyst
3 208 (9.13%) Release Manager
4 145 (6.36%) Support Analyst
5 119 (5.22%) Service Manager
6 110 (4.83%) Applications Support
7 103 (4.52%) Java Developer
8 77 (3.38%) Support Engineer
8 77 (3.38%) Senior Developer
9 72 (3.16%) Project Manager
10 69 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
11 67 (2.94%) .NET Developer
12 65 (2.85%) Applications Support Analyst
13 63 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
14 60 (2.63%) Team Leader
15 59 (2.59%) DBA
16 58 (2.54%) Build Manager
16 58 (2.54%) Change Manager
17 55 (2.41%) Consultant
18 54 (2.37%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (17.11%) .NET
2 263 (11.54%) XML
2 263 (11.54%) HTML
3 212 (9.30%) CSS
4 197 (8.64%) Web Services
5 167 (7.33%) ASP.NET
6 131 (5.75%) HTML5
7 104 (4.56%) Middleware
8 100 (4.39%) jQuery
9 89 (3.91%) Spring
10 77 (3.38%) CSS3
11 60 (2.63%) WCF
12 59 (2.59%) Ajax
12 59 (2.59%) JSON
13 58 (2.54%) Hibernate
14 57 (2.50%) .NET Framework
14 57 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
15 54 (2.37%) LAMP
16 50 (2.19%) J2EE
17 46 (2.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 246 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 118 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 85 (3.73%) Open Source
5 59 (2.59%) User Experience
6 57 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 48 (2.11%) CMDB
9 34 (1.49%) Equities
10 33 (1.45%) Derivative
11 32 (1.40%) Replication
12 28 (1.23%) Mainframe
13 27 (1.18%) Blackberry
14 24 (1.05%) CLARiiON
15 23 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
16 21 (0.92%) Credit Risk
16 21 (0.92%) Client/Server
17 20 (0.88%) Clustering
17 20 (0.88%) Video on Demand
18 19 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 519 (22.77%) Windows
2 395 (17.33%) Linux
3 332 (14.57%) UNIX
4 96 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (2.59%) Android
7 51 (2.24%) Solaris
8 46 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 42 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 26 (1.14%) AIX
12 26 (1.14%) Ubuntu
13 19 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 17 (0.75%) CentOS
15 15 (0.66%) Debian
16 14 (0.61%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.39%) Windows Phone
18 8 (0.35%) Windows XP
18 8 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (28.57%) ITIL
2 597 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
3 355 (15.58%) Change Management
4 343 (15.05%) Project Management
5 321 (14.09%) Configuration Management
6 281 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
7 263 (11.54%) Service Management
8 245 (10.75%) Service Delivery
9 236 (10.36%) TDD
10 194 (8.51%) Scrum
11 188 (8.25%) E-Commerce
12 180 (7.90%) Problem Management
12 180 (7.90%) Mentoring
13 157 (6.89%) DevOps
14 155 (6.80%) Software Engineering
15 145 (6.36%) Change Control
16 132 (5.79%) OO
17 130 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
18 127 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
19 126 (5.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 672 (29.49%) SQL
2 510 (22.38%) Java
3 263 (11.54%) C#
4 238 (10.44%) JavaScript
5 145 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 129 (5.66%) VB
7 94 (4.12%) Perl
8 89 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 89 (3.91%) PHP
9 82 (3.60%) Python
10 73 (3.20%) Shell Script
11 61 (2.68%) Groovy
12 58 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 54 (2.37%) C++
14 47 (2.06%) VBA
14 47 (2.06%) VB.NET
15 45 (1.97%) Ruby
16 44 (1.93%) PL/SQL
17 43 (1.89%) VBScript
17 43 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 337 (14.79%) Degree
2 102 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
3 92 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (2.90%) ISEB
5 47 (2.06%) ISTQB
5 47 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 43 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (1.05%) CCNP
7 24 (1.05%) CCNA
8 23 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 22 (0.97%) MCSE
9 22 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 21 (0.92%) PMP
11 16 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
12 15 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (0.53%) MCP
14 9 (0.39%) APMP
14 9 (0.39%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (11.41%) QA
2 144 (6.32%) SLA
3 44 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.26%) COBIT
6 5 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.18%) EMIR
8 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.13%) WAI
8 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.088%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.088%) Basel III
9 2 (0.088%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.044%) MiFID
10 1 (0.044%) WCAG
10 1 (0.044%) TickIT
System Software
1 145 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 97 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (2.24%) XenApp
4 40 (1.76%) vSphere
5 27 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 24 (1.05%) UAG
7 23 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 16 (0.70%) Varnish
8 16 (0.70%) KVM
9 15 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (0.44%) NFS
12 10 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.44%) Docker
13 8 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (0.31%) Xen
14 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 56 (2.46%) Puppet
2 50 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (1.62%) Nagios
4 29 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 22 (0.97%) SCCM
7 20 (0.88%) Control-M
8 15 (0.66%) CA Endevor
8 15 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (0.44%) Ansible
9 10 (0.44%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.39%) HAProxy
10 9 (0.39%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.39%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.31%) Opsview
11 7 (0.31%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.26%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.26%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 504 (22.11%) Oracle
2 419 (18.39%) Microsoft
3 132 (5.79%) VMware
4 128 (5.62%) Citrix
5 117 (5.13%) IBM
6 101 (4.43%) Cisco
7 69 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 67 (2.94%) SAP
9 66 (2.90%) Adobe
10 56 (2.46%) EMC
11 49 (2.15%) Remedy
12 48 (2.11%) HP
13 41 (1.80%) Sybase
13 41 (1.80%) Google
14 36 (1.58%) Cognos
15 31 (1.36%) hybris
16 28 (1.23%) Informatica
17 26 (1.14%) JBoss
17 26 (1.14%) CA
18 24 (1.05%) Aquila
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Big Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £115k - 120k per year + flexi package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £41,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Share Option +++
Posted: 4 days ago