The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 80 72 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 3 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.37% 0.56% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.74% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 13
Average salary £37,500 £51,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
Release Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 541 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.60% 75.77% 73.45%
Number of salaries quoted 510 477 812
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £50,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Cheltenham - 2 - - 6
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Zend
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
5 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Lua
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) LAMP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Governance Manager
2 3 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Lua
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sun