The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 162 158 163
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 25 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.80% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 15
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,581 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
Release Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3354 3114 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 2679 2616
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 £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Release Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Release Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Altrincham +7 2 - - 1
Stockport - 1 £24,000 - 2
Release Management
North West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 12 (24.00%) Java
4 11 (22.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) UNIX
6 9 (18.00%) Project Management
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) SQL
7 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.00%) Service Management
9 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) MS Office
10 5 (10.00%) ISEB
10 5 (10.00%) Banking
10 5 (10.00%) Information Security
10 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
11 4 (8.00%) Migration
11 4 (8.00%) Scrum
11 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
11 4 (8.00%) Security Management
11 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (8.00%) .NET
11 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) AquaLogic
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) FileNet
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (4.00%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.00%) Release Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Information Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Business Process Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Process Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Service Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) J2EE
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) CSS3
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) XSLT
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) JSF
4 1 (2.00%) Ajax
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) WCF
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) Service Management
6 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.00%) Security Management
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.00%) RUP
9 3 (6.00%) SOA
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) XAML
5 1 (2.00%) Groovy
5 1 (2.00%) Scala
5 1 (2.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
1 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PMP
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CISA
3 1 (2.00%) CISM
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) hybris
4 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.00%) Misys
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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