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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 31 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.78% 1.37% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 1.67% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.33%
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
170 239 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.70% 81.57% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 145 229 376
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,000
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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) IIS
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) TeamCity

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Change Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft