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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 278 289 274
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1029 921 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.95% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.15% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 785 621 826
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
81572 79828 82463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.32% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67788 64492 70597
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -23 485 £55,000 - 40
South East +41 200 £46,000 +15.00% 17
East of England +22 93 £52,500 +50.00% 7
North West +32 65 £34,000 +4.61% 9
South West +25 61 £45,000 +20.00% 15
West Midlands -4 55 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire -6 55 £41,750 -6.70% 9
East Midlands -17 10 £50,000 +21.95%
South Coast 0 6 £55,000 +10.00%
North East -13 1 £43,000 +2.38% 1
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 634 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 617 (29.35%) Finance
3 566 (26.93%) ITIL
4 507 (24.12%) SQL
5 490 (23.31%) Windows
6 396 (18.84%) SQL Server
7 393 (18.70%) Java
8 390 (18.55%) Oracle
9 379 (18.03%) Change Management
10 359 (17.08%) Microsoft
11 335 (15.94%) Linux
12 331 (15.75%) QA
13 326 (15.51%) .NET
14 309 (14.70%) Project Management
15 290 (13.80%) Configuration Management
16 284 (13.51%) UNIX
17 253 (12.04%) Degree
18 239 (11.37%) C#
19 232 (11.04%) Service Management
20 228 (10.85%) MS Excel
21 223 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
22 222 (10.56%) Retail
23 207 (9.85%) Scrum
24 198 (9.42%) JavaScript
24 198 (9.42%) Web Services
25 192 (9.13%) Subversion
26 188 (8.94%) Service Delivery
27 180 (8.56%) HTML
28 175 (8.33%) XML
29 173 (8.23%) Problem Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 93 (4.42%) Apache
2 91 (4.33%) Tomcat
3 88 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 71 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 61 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 57 (2.71%) MS Exchange
7 56 (2.66%) IIS
8 40 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 34 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 33 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (1.57%) JBoss
11 30 (1.43%) CMS
12 29 (1.38%) Node.js
13 21 (1.00%) Live Communications Server
13 21 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.00%) NetWeaver
13 21 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (0.95%) nginx
14 20 (0.95%) GlassFish
14 20 (0.95%) Lync
Applications
1 228 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 154 (7.33%) MS Office
3 31 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.38%) MS Project
5 20 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.95%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.14%) XMetaL
8 2 (0.095%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.048%) Maya
9 1 (0.048%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 30 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.38%) Sophis RISQUE
3 21 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 18 (0.86%) Markit EDM
5 15 (0.71%) Magento
5 15 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (0.57%) SAP SRM
8 9 (0.43%) Agresso
9 7 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.29%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.24%) AquaLogic BPM
11 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.24%) Algo Collateral
12 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.19%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 59 (2.81%) SaaS
2 36 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.05%) GitHub
5 10 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.48%) IaaS
5 10 (0.48%) Office 365
6 5 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.19%) Heroku
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.14%) PaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Route 53
9 1 (0.048%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.57%) Internet
2 63 (3.00%) Firewall
3 55 (2.62%) SAN
4 53 (2.52%) LAN
4 53 (2.52%) WAN
5 45 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 45 (2.14%) HTTP
6 42 (2.00%) DNS
7 33 (1.57%) DHCP
8 23 (1.09%) VPN
9 20 (0.95%) LDAP
10 19 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (0.76%) NetScaler
12 14 (0.67%) EIGRP
12 14 (0.67%) FTP
13 13 (0.62%) IP Telephony
13 13 (0.62%) SSL
13 13 (0.62%) Wireless
14 11 (0.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 113 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 109 (5.19%) MySQL
5 77 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 67 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 65 (3.09%) RDBMS
8 64 (3.04%) Oracle Database
9 58 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
10 56 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 26 (1.24%) Data Mart
14 23 (1.09%) NoSQL
15 22 (1.05%) MongoDB
16 20 (0.95%) Star Schema
16 20 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (0.95%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 192 (9.13%) Subversion
2 154 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 151 (7.18%) Jenkins
4 139 (6.61%) JIRA
5 111 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 93 (4.42%) Maven
7 78 (3.71%) Hudson
8 68 (3.24%) Ant
9 62 (2.95%) Selenium
10 44 (2.09%) Visual Studio
11 42 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
12 31 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
13 30 (1.43%) JUnit
14 28 (1.33%) WebDriver
15 27 (1.28%) Mercurial
16 26 (1.24%) Eclipse
16 26 (1.24%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.14%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.14%) Artifactory
18 23 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 617 (29.35%) Finance
2 222 (10.56%) Retail
3 169 (8.04%) Banking
4 93 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 62 (2.95%) Front Office
6 60 (2.85%) Advertising
7 50 (2.38%) Back Office
8 47 (2.24%) Legal
9 43 (2.05%) Investment Banking
10 38 (1.81%) Law
10 38 (1.81%) Marketing
11 30 (1.43%) Publishing
12 19 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.76%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.57%) Games
15 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.19%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.19%) Automotive
16 4 (0.19%) German Language
17 3 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 338 (16.08%) Analyst
2 325 (15.46%) Developer
3 158 (7.52%) Release Manager
4 131 (6.23%) Support Analyst
5 125 (5.95%) Applications Support
6 123 (5.85%) Support Engineer
7 90 (4.28%) Architect
8 89 (4.23%) Service Manager
9 82 (3.90%) Project Manager
10 76 (3.62%) Change Manager
11 71 (3.38%) Java Developer
12 63 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
13 61 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 61 (2.90%) Administrator
14 59 (2.81%) Applications Support Analyst
15 58 (2.76%) Consultant
16 55 (2.62%) Change and Release Manager
16 55 (2.62%) Senior Developer
17 51 (2.43%) Test Analyst
18 48 (2.28%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (15.51%) .NET
2 198 (9.42%) Web Services
3 180 (8.56%) HTML
4 175 (8.33%) XML
5 137 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 121 (5.76%) CSS
7 96 (4.57%) Middleware
8 89 (4.23%) jQuery
9 84 (4.00%) HTML5
10 73 (3.47%) AngularJS
11 63 (3.00%) REST
12 62 (2.95%) Oracle Fusion
13 61 (2.90%) Spring
14 58 (2.76%) WCF
15 57 (2.71%) .NET Framework
16 55 (2.62%) JSON
17 49 (2.33%) J2EE
18 47 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 42 (2.00%) SOAP
20 40 (1.90%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.43%) User Experience
4 70 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 60 (2.85%) Open Source
6 51 (2.43%) Clustering
7 49 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 47 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (2.19%) Replication
10 42 (2.00%) Blackberry
11 41 (1.95%) CMDB
11 41 (1.95%) Derivative
12 39 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 35 (1.67%) Mainframe
14 29 (1.38%) IPTV
15 23 (1.09%) Social Media
16 22 (1.05%) Video on Demand
16 22 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
17 18 (0.86%) iPhone
17 18 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 490 (23.31%) Windows
2 335 (15.94%) Linux
3 284 (13.51%) UNIX
4 78 (3.71%) Solaris
5 71 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (2.81%) Android
9 44 (2.09%) Apple iOS
10 33 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 31 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 24 (1.14%) Windows XP
14 22 (1.05%) Windows Phone
15 21 (1.00%) Windows 8
16 15 (0.71%) AIX
17 10 (0.48%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.38%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
19 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (26.93%) ITIL
3 379 (18.03%) Change Management
4 309 (14.70%) Project Management
5 290 (13.80%) Configuration Management
6 232 (11.04%) Service Management
7 223 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 207 (9.85%) Scrum
9 188 (8.94%) Service Delivery
10 173 (8.23%) Problem Management
11 150 (7.14%) TDD
12 148 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 144 (6.85%) Change Control
14 142 (6.76%) E-Commerce
15 134 (6.37%) Unit Testing
16 126 (5.99%) Mentoring
17 118 (5.61%) OO
17 118 (5.61%) DevOps
18 116 (5.52%) PRINCE2
19 112 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 507 (24.12%) SQL
2 393 (18.70%) Java
3 239 (11.37%) C#
4 198 (9.42%) JavaScript
5 109 (5.19%) Python
6 107 (5.09%) Perl
7 77 (3.66%) T-SQL
8 75 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 72 (3.43%) Shell Script
10 70 (3.33%) PHP
11 68 (3.24%) PowerShell
12 54 (2.57%) PL/SQL
13 45 (2.14%) C++
14 34 (1.62%) VBScript
15 30 (1.43%) C
16 28 (1.33%) Ruby
17 27 (1.28%) VB
18 19 (0.90%) Groovy
18 19 (0.90%) PHP5
19 18 (0.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 253 (12.04%) Degree
2 121 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 102 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
4 77 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 76 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 70 (3.33%) ISEB
7 63 (3.00%) DV Cleared
8 43 (2.05%) PMI Certification
9 34 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (1.57%) PMP
11 24 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 17 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (0.76%) MCSD
14 14 (0.67%) MCP
14 14 (0.67%) CCNP
15 11 (0.52%) CCIE
16 10 (0.48%) CISSP
16 10 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 9 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (15.75%) QA
2 134 (6.37%) SLA
3 10 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.43%) COBIT
5 8 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.14%) WAI
9 2 (0.095%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.095%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.048%) EMIR
10 1 (0.048%) MiFID
10 1 (0.048%) BS25999
System Software
1 146 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.90%) vSphere
3 19 (0.90%) XenApp
4 17 (0.81%) Squid
5 16 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (0.62%) NFS
8 12 (0.57%) Firmware
8 12 (0.57%) Xen
8 12 (0.57%) Varnish
9 10 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (0.43%) UAG
10 9 (0.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.29%) KVM
13 5 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.19%) Docker
14 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 76 (3.62%) Puppet
2 62 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
3 57 (2.71%) SCCM
4 48 (2.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 44 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 41 (1.95%) Nagios
8 32 (1.52%) SCOM
9 16 (0.76%) NetBackup
10 14 (0.67%) HAProxy
11 12 (0.57%) Control-M
12 11 (0.52%) OpenView
13 10 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
14 9 (0.43%) WSUS
14 9 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (0.38%) CA Endevor
16 7 (0.33%) yum
16 7 (0.33%) OpenAM
16 7 (0.33%) ZABBIX
17 6 (0.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 390 (18.55%) Oracle
2 359 (17.08%) Microsoft
3 108 (5.14%) HP
4 102 (4.85%) VMware
5 89 (4.23%) IBM
6 75 (3.57%) Cisco
7 68 (3.24%) Red Hat
8 66 (3.14%) SAP
9 61 (2.90%) Citrix
10 50 (2.38%) Remedy
11 46 (2.19%) McAfee
11 46 (2.19%) Fujitsu
12 39 (1.86%) Sophos
13 32 (1.52%) CA
13 32 (1.52%) Sun
14 29 (1.38%) Cognos
15 24 (1.14%) BMC
15 24 (1.14%) NetApp
16 21 (1.00%) Sybase
17 19 (0.90%) ATG
Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
set2recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £80,000 per annum £80K + 20% Bonus + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
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