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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 89 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.76% 1.59% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.85% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%
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
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016. 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 +4 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Coaching
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) ISEB
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) GIS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Product Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Coaching
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Kanban
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
8 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 1 (6.67%) Line Management
9 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
9 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Lua
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CITP
3 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
3 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sun