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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 301 291 273
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 946 940 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.95% 0.95% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.15% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 701 667 806
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -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
82447 81902 81665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.39% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67801 65800 68849
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -26 438 £57,500 +4.54% 42
South East +19 183 £47,500 +15.85% 13
East of England -11 72 £57,000 +42.50% 7
Yorkshire +7 70 £40,000 -10.61% 10
North West +24 58 £34,000 -6.20% 17
West Midlands +2 58 £40,000 +33.33% 8
South West +12 54 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South Coast 0 6 £55,000 -
East Midlands -15 6 £55,000 +69.23% 2
North East -12 1 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 640 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (29.47%) Finance
3 564 (26.81%) ITIL
4 486 (23.10%) SQL
5 471 (22.39%) Windows
6 382 (18.16%) Java
7 379 (18.01%) SQL Server
8 378 (17.97%) Change Management
9 376 (17.87%) Oracle
10 351 (16.68%) Microsoft
11 339 (16.11%) Project Management
12 334 (15.87%) .NET
13 331 (15.73%) Linux
14 315 (14.97%) QA
15 293 (13.93%) Configuration Management
16 280 (13.31%) Degree
17 260 (12.36%) UNIX
18 239 (11.36%) C#
19 232 (11.03%) MS Excel
20 224 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
21 218 (10.36%) Web Services
22 217 (10.31%) Service Management
23 216 (10.27%) Scrum
24 214 (10.17%) Retail
25 193 (9.17%) Service Delivery
25 193 (9.17%) JavaScript
26 183 (8.70%) Subversion
27 180 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
28 173 (8.22%) XML
29 171 (8.13%) HTML

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 100 (4.75%) Apache
1 100 (4.75%) Tomcat
2 77 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 71 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 66 (3.14%) WebLogic
5 65 (3.09%) IIS
6 58 (2.76%) MS Exchange
7 48 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 40 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
10 35 (1.66%) JBoss
11 33 (1.57%) CMS
12 26 (1.24%) GlassFish
13 25 (1.19%) Node.js
14 23 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
14 23 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
14 23 (1.09%) NetWeaver
14 23 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
15 21 (1.00%) Lync
16 20 (0.95%) CICS
Applications
1 232 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 157 (7.46%) MS Office
3 34 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.57%) MS Project
5 20 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.76%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
8 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.14%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.095%) SPSS
9 2 (0.095%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.28%) Sophis RISQUE
2 25 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 17 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
5 17 (0.81%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.76%) assyst
7 14 (0.67%) Magento
8 12 (0.57%) SAP SRM
9 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.43%) Agresso
10 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
11 6 (0.29%) ION MarketView
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
13 4 (0.19%) Adaptiv
13 4 (0.19%) AquaLogic BPM
14 3 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.33%) SaaS
2 44 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.09%) GitHub
5 15 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.52%) IaaS
6 11 (0.52%) Office 365
7 8 (0.38%) Heroku
8 6 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.19%) PaaS
9 4 (0.19%) Engine Yard
10 3 (0.14%) Route 53
10 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.048%) Force.com
11 1 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.048%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.048%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.85%) Internet
2 61 (2.90%) Firewall
3 59 (2.80%) SAN
4 54 (2.57%) TCP/IP
5 50 (2.38%) HTTP
6 49 (2.33%) DNS
7 47 (2.23%) WAN
8 44 (2.09%) LAN
9 25 (1.19%) DHCP
10 21 (1.00%) LDAP
11 18 (0.86%) VPN
12 16 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (0.76%) NAS
13 14 (0.67%) VLAN
14 13 (0.62%) FTP
15 12 (0.57%) Wireless
15 12 (0.57%) SSL
15 12 (0.57%) EIGRP
16 9 (0.43%) VoIP
17 8 (0.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (18.01%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 114 (5.42%) MySQL
3 114 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (3.56%) RDBMS
5 74 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 67 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 65 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 64 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.19%) MongoDB
13 25 (1.19%) NoSQL
13 25 (1.19%) Data Mart
14 23 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (1.09%) DB2
15 22 (1.05%) QlikView
16 21 (1.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 183 (8.70%) Subversion
2 162 (7.70%) Git (software)
3 150 (7.13%) Jenkins
4 128 (6.08%) JIRA
5 111 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 86 (4.09%) Maven
7 75 (3.56%) Hudson
8 62 (2.95%) Ant
9 55 (2.61%) Selenium
10 45 (2.14%) Visual Studio
11 35 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
11 35 (1.66%) Mercurial
12 34 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
13 28 (1.33%) Eclipse
14 24 (1.14%) JUnit
15 22 (1.05%) TeamCity
15 22 (1.05%) MSTest
16 21 (1.00%) WebDriver
17 20 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
17 20 (0.95%) Artifactory
General
1 620 (29.47%) Finance
2 214 (10.17%) Retail
3 166 (7.89%) Banking
4 98 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 62 (2.95%) Advertising
6 51 (2.42%) Front Office
7 49 (2.33%) Back Office
8 47 (2.23%) Legal
9 40 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 40 (1.90%) Marketing
10 35 (1.66%) Law
11 33 (1.57%) Publishing
12 25 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.76%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.67%) Games
15 12 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.52%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.19%) Electronics
18 4 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 315 (14.97%) Analyst
2 311 (14.78%) Developer
3 179 (8.51%) Release Manager
4 127 (6.04%) Applications Support
5 121 (5.75%) Support Analyst
6 120 (5.70%) Support Engineer
7 93 (4.42%) Architect
8 90 (4.28%) Project Manager
9 84 (3.99%) Service Manager
10 81 (3.85%) Change Manager
11 67 (3.18%) Administrator
12 62 (2.95%) Consultant
13 61 (2.90%) Java Developer
14 58 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support
14 58 (2.76%) Senior Developer
15 57 (2.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 56 (2.66%) Change and Release Manager
16 56 (2.66%) Applications Support Analyst
17 52 (2.47%) Release Analyst
17 52 (2.47%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (15.87%) .NET
2 218 (10.36%) Web Services
3 173 (8.22%) XML
4 171 (8.13%) HTML
5 151 (7.18%) ASP.NET
6 115 (5.47%) CSS
7 87 (4.13%) jQuery
8 82 (3.90%) Middleware
9 74 (3.52%) HTML5
10 72 (3.42%) WCF
11 70 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 61 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 60 (2.85%) J2EE
14 57 (2.71%) Spring
14 57 (2.71%) .NET Framework
15 54 (2.57%) Oracle Fusion
16 52 (2.47%) REST
17 49 (2.33%) JSON
18 48 (2.28%) SOAP
19 38 (1.81%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 180 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 78 (3.71%) Management Information System
4 63 (2.99%) User Experience
5 62 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.85%) Clustering
7 56 (2.66%) Open Source
8 52 (2.47%) Mobile App
9 47 (2.23%) Replication
10 45 (2.14%) Blackberry
11 34 (1.62%) CMDB
12 32 (1.52%) Derivative
13 31 (1.47%) IPTV
13 31 (1.47%) Mainframe
14 30 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 27 (1.28%) Over-the-Top Content
16 22 (1.05%) Video on Demand
17 21 (1.00%) Social Media
17 21 (1.00%) PKI
18 16 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 471 (22.39%) Windows
2 331 (15.73%) Linux
3 260 (12.36%) UNIX
4 84 (3.99%) Solaris
5 74 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 73 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (2.61%) Android
9 38 (1.81%) Apple iOS
10 37 (1.76%) Windows 7
11 28 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 26 (1.24%) Windows XP
13 25 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (0.95%) Windows Phone
15 18 (0.86%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.67%) AIX
17 11 (0.52%) CentOS
18 8 (0.38%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
18 8 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (26.81%) ITIL
3 378 (17.97%) Change Management
4 339 (16.11%) Project Management
5 293 (13.93%) Configuration Management
6 224 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
7 217 (10.31%) Service Management
8 216 (10.27%) Scrum
9 193 (9.17%) Service Delivery
10 147 (6.99%) Problem Management
11 144 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 143 (6.80%) TDD
13 140 (6.65%) DevOps
14 135 (6.42%) Change Control
15 132 (6.27%) Unit Testing
16 123 (5.85%) E-Commerce
17 120 (5.70%) PRINCE2
18 114 (5.42%) Mentoring
19 106 (5.04%) SOA
20 105 (4.99%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 486 (23.10%) SQL
2 382 (18.16%) Java
3 239 (11.36%) C#
4 193 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 130 (6.18%) Perl
6 123 (5.85%) Python
7 104 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 80 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 71 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 67 (3.18%) Shell Script
11 64 (3.04%) PHP
12 56 (2.66%) PL/SQL
13 39 (1.85%) Ruby
14 34 (1.62%) C++
15 31 (1.47%) VB
15 31 (1.47%) C
16 30 (1.43%) VBScript
17 27 (1.28%) Korn
18 21 (1.00%) Objective-C
19 18 (0.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 280 (13.31%) Degree
2 134 (6.37%) ITIL Certification
3 122 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 75 (3.56%) SC Cleared
5 70 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (2.99%) DV Cleared
7 60 (2.85%) ISEB
8 41 (1.95%) PMI Certification
9 34 (1.62%) VCP4
9 34 (1.62%) PMP
10 26 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (0.86%) MCSD
12 15 (0.71%) MCP
13 14 (0.67%) ISTQB
14 13 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.48%) CCIE
15 10 (0.48%) CCNP
16 9 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (14.97%) QA
2 124 (5.89%) SLA
3 10 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.38%) COBIT
6 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.095%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.095%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.095%) WAI
9 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.048%) MiFID
9 1 (0.048%) BS25999
9 1 (0.048%) EMIR
System Software
1 154 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 71 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.09%) XenApp
3 23 (1.09%) Squid
4 18 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.76%) Xen
6 15 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (0.62%) NFS
8 12 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.57%) vSphere
9 11 (0.52%) Varnish
9 11 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (0.43%) Firmware
10 9 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.38%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.33%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.29%) KVM
13 6 (0.29%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.24%) Docker
15 4 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 94 (4.47%) Puppet
2 60 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
3 54 (2.57%) SCCM
4 53 (2.52%) Nagios
5 47 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 41 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 32 (1.52%) SCOM
9 17 (0.81%) NetBackup
10 13 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.62%) WSUS
11 10 (0.48%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.48%) SCSM
11 10 (0.48%) Control-M
12 9 (0.43%) OpenView
12 9 (0.43%) collectd
13 8 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
13 8 (0.38%) CA Endevor
13 8 (0.38%) ARCserve
14 7 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 376 (17.87%) Oracle
2 351 (16.68%) Microsoft
3 111 (5.28%) HP
3 111 (5.28%) VMware
4 97 (4.61%) IBM
5 88 (4.18%) SAP
6 73 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 68 (3.23%) Cisco
8 65 (3.09%) Citrix
9 51 (2.42%) Remedy
10 45 (2.14%) Fujitsu
11 41 (1.95%) McAfee
11 41 (1.95%) Sophos
12 35 (1.66%) NetApp
13 34 (1.62%) Sun
13 34 (1.62%) CA
14 24 (1.14%) Cognos
15 23 (1.09%) Informatica
16 21 (1.00%) ATG
17 20 (0.95%) BMC
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
set2recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + 20% package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays UK - IMS evolve
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £58,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago