The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 153 141 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 33 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.87% 0.53% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.62% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 20
Average salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £43,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,100 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Release Management
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3228 2423 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.56% 86.14% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 1945 1836
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Leeds

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (51.32%) ITIL
2 36 (47.37%) Linux
3 27 (35.53%) DevOps
4 26 (34.21%) UNIX
4 26 (34.21%) Windows
5 25 (32.89%) Apache
6 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.26%) Java
8 22 (28.95%) SQL
9 21 (27.63%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (27.63%) Project Management
9 21 (27.63%) Service Delivery
10 20 (26.32%) PCI DSS
11 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
13 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
13 16 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (17.11%) VMware
15 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
16 10 (13.16%) .NET
16 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
17 9 (11.84%) Subversion
17 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
17 9 (11.84%) Perl
17 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
17 9 (11.84%) Cisco

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (32.89%) Apache
2 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) Confluence
4 2 (2.63%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) nginx
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) POP3
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) Redis
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.84%) Subversion
3 5 (6.58%) MSTest
3 5 (6.58%) Moq
3 5 (6.58%) NUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) TestNG
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
1 20 (26.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Administrator
3 8 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 8 (10.53%) DBA
3 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) Resource Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Planning Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (3.95%) Consultant
6 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
2 8 (10.53%) COM
3 6 (7.89%) Web Services
4 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.58%) NHibernate
4 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.95%) Middleware
7 1 (1.32%) LAMP
7 1 (1.32%) XML
7 1 (1.32%) ODBC
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.58%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Linux
2 26 (34.21%) UNIX
2 26 (34.21%) Windows
3 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) ITIL
2 27 (35.53%) DevOps
3 21 (27.63%) Service Delivery
3 21 (27.63%) Project Management
4 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.84%) Line Management
5 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
6 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (10.53%) Performance Management
7 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.58%) TDD
9 5 (6.58%) UML
9 5 (6.58%) OOP
9 5 (6.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) SQL
3 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.84%) Perl
4 9 (11.84%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.58%) VB
7 5 (6.58%) VBA
7 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.58%) VB6
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
3 9 (11.84%) Cisco
3 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.53%) Citrix
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Dell
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.32%) F5
6 1 (1.32%) Percona
6 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.32%) BT