The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 35 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 23 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.90% 4.16% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 4.90% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 5
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Release Management
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 388 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.69% 84.90% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 292 348 224
Average salary £43,401 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 Leicester

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Leicester

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) Change Management
2 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (36.67%) Service Management
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
3 11 (36.67%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Migration
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) Resource Management
5 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (23.33%) Line Management
5 7 (23.33%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (20.00%) CSS3
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) Validation
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) XHTML
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.67%) Middleware

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Coordinator
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Change and Release Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Release Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Release Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) HTML5
2 6 (20.00%) CSS3
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) XHTML
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Change Management
2 11 (36.67%) Service Management
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 7 (23.33%) Resource Management
3 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
3 7 (23.33%) Line Management
3 7 (23.33%) Coaching
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.00%) Validation
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) Business Development
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) OWASP
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft