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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 79 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.94% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
Release Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
683 534 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.69% 81.65% 73.31%
Number of salaries quoted 511 465 439
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Release Management
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Release Management Salary Trend in the North East

Release Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Tyne and Wear -13 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) MFC
5 1 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSD
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) RUP
5 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) HTTPS

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Release Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) MFC
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) RUP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft