The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 75 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 2.72% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 3.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 2
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% +49.09%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.07% +0.62%
Release Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
540 693 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.16% 82.01% 82.59%
Number of salaries quoted 427 583 529
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) Change Management
3 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
3 17 (47.22%) Retail
4 16 (44.44%) C#
5 15 (41.67%) Java
6 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
7 11 (30.56%) QA
7 11 (30.56%) Performance Management
7 11 (30.56%) DevOps
8 10 (27.78%) HTML5
8 10 (27.78%) CSS3
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) CSS
8 10 (27.78%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) HTML
8 10 (27.78%) XHTML
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Resource Management
9 7 (19.44%) Line Management
9 7 (19.44%) Coaching
10 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) Service Management
11 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
11 5 (13.89%) Business Development
11 5 (13.89%) OWASP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 17 (47.22%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Coordinator
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Release Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Change Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Change and Release Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Release Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.78%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) XHTML
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 10 (27.78%) HTML5
3 10 (27.78%) CSS3
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Change Management
2 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
3 11 (30.56%) Performance Management
3 11 (30.56%) DevOps
4 7 (19.44%) Line Management
4 7 (19.44%) Coaching
4 7 (19.44%) Resource Management
4 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Development
6 5 (13.89%) OWASP
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft