The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 88 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.92% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Release Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 870 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.40% 72.80% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 698 725 742
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Release Management
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Essex region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Essex

Release Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 24 (80.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
3 15 (50.00%) MS Office
4 14 (46.67%) SDLC
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) Sun
6 9 (30.00%) Service Management
6 9 (30.00%) ITSM
6 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (30.00%) SAS
6 9 (30.00%) Citrix
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (30.00%) NetApp
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 9 (30.00%) assyst
6 9 (30.00%) IT Governance
6 9 (30.00%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) QA
6 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 9 (30.00%) Infor
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (30.00%) XenApp
6 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (30.00%) Change Control
6 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (26.67%) .NET

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (30.00%) SAS
1 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Release Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Software Release Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) SDLC
3 9 (30.00%) Service Management
3 9 (30.00%) ITSM
3 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (30.00%) IT Governance
3 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (30.00%) Change Control
4 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) VB
2 6 (20.00%) VBA
2 6 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Sun
2 9 (30.00%) Infor
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) NetApp
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) MKS