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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 77 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 22 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.65% 2.61% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 3.45% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 4
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
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
1130 1072 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.96% 75.55% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 914 872 595
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,285 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram 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 4 May 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 10 £60,000 -
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 37 (69.81%) ITIL
2 21 (39.62%) Finance
3 20 (37.74%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
6 16 (30.19%) Change Management
6 16 (30.19%) ITSM
7 15 (28.30%) Service Management
8 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (24.53%) .NET
9 12 (22.64%) MS Office
9 12 (22.64%) NetApp
9 12 (22.64%) Citrix
9 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.64%) assyst
9 12 (22.64%) Degree
9 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (22.64%) XenApp
9 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.98%) C#
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle
11 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.98%) Law
11 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
11 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
12 8 (15.09%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (15.09%) Java

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
1 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (15.09%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (15.09%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Subversion
1 5 (9.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Law
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Release Manager
2 11 (20.75%) Change and Release Manager
2 11 (20.75%) Change Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Deployment Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (7.55%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Testing Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Software Release Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) SOAP
2 5 (9.43%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) Change Management
2 16 (30.19%) ITSM
3 15 (28.30%) Service Management
4 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
7 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.66%) IT Governance
9 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Change Control
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Line Management
10 1 (1.89%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) C#
3 8 (15.09%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) VB
3 8 (15.09%) VBA
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (22.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) NetApp
1 12 (22.64%) Citrix
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) EMC
4 5 (9.43%) MKS
5 3 (5.66%) Sun
5 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.66%) Infor
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase