The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 46 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.23% 1.19% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.56% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
389 256 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.84% 75.96% 72.68%
Number of salaries quoted 305 224 246
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Release Management
Bedfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) IIS
4 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (25.00%) Subversion
4 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) QA
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Service Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
1 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Head of Release Management
2 4 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Change Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Project Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSL
2 2 (8.33%) EJB
2 2 (8.33%) JSP
2 2 (8.33%) Servlets
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) XHTML
2 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) CMMI
5 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) Northgate
4 1 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) Orchard
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