The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 37 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.42% 2.69% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 3.29% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 10
Average salary £52,500 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Release Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 243 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.35% 81.82% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 143 228 403
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Release Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Luton

Release Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Change Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery