The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 591 585 579
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 33 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.070% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.075% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 29
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,040
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.86%
Release Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in London

Release Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Release Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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
City of London -8 15 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £70,000 -
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 19 (47.50%) Release Management
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) Oracle
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
5 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 12 (30.00%) Change Management
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) MS Office
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (25.00%) QA
9 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (22.50%) ITIL
9 9 (22.50%) Serena
9 9 (22.50%) Retail
10 8 (20.00%) Linux
10 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (20.00%) Time Management
11 7 (17.50%) Service Management
12 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
12 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
12 6 (15.00%) LAN
12 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.00%) Citrix
12 6 (15.00%) Thin Client
12 6 (15.00%) Windows
12 6 (15.00%) Fat Client

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Office
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Ant
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Hudson
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) FishEye
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Release Management
2 12 (30.00%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Time Management
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
6 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (7.50%) Fund Management
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) VBA
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) Opsview
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Serena
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix