The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / North West
Rank 207 165 199
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +34
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 41 69 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 1.24% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.41% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 55
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5426 4896 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.07% 88.06% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4071 5126
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Release Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Release Management Salary Trend in the North West

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Release Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Release Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -49 19 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Merseyside +3 15 £45,000 - 2
Cheshire +17 5 £47,500 +4.22% 2
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 47 (48.45%) ITIL
2 39 (40.21%) Finance
3 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.87%) ITIL V3
5 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.80%) SQL
7 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
8 23 (23.71%) Change Management
9 22 (22.68%) QA
10 21 (21.65%) Windows
11 18 (18.56%) .NET
12 15 (15.46%) Project Management
12 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (14.43%) Performance Management
13 14 (14.43%) C#
14 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (13.40%) Service Delivery
14 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (12.37%) Workflow
15 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (11.34%) Risk Assessment
17 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
17 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
17 10 (10.31%) SAP
18 9 (9.28%) SOAP
18 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
18 9 (9.28%) Apache
18 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
18 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
18 9 (9.28%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.28%) Apache
1 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.09%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (6.19%) SAP ERP
3 4 (4.12%) PlanetPress Connect
4 2 (2.06%) Temenos T24
5 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.03%) Magento
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.03%) IaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LDAP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.12%) QlikView
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.06%) MySQL
9 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.03%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.22%) HP UFT
2 7 (7.22%) MSTest
3 4 (4.12%) NuGet
3 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.09%) Selenium
5 2 (2.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Legal
4 5 (5.15%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Advertising
5 3 (3.09%) Games
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Applications Support
3 12 (12.37%) Development Manager
3 12 (12.37%) Release Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.22%) QA Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) QA Tester
6 7 (7.22%) Software Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Software QA Tester
6 7 (7.22%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Software Tester
6 7 (7.22%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Tester
7 6 (6.19%) Change Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Change and Release Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Release Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Change Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) SOAP
3 7 (7.22%) JSP
3 7 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (6.19%) JSON
5 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.15%) Web Services
6 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.12%) CSS
7 2 (2.06%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.06%) JMS
7 2 (2.06%) jQuery
7 2 (2.06%) Middleware
7 2 (2.06%) REST
7 2 (2.06%) XML
8 1 (1.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) CMDB
1 6 (6.19%) FMCG
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.09%) PMI
3 3 (3.09%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Windows Server
2 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (7.22%) HPUX
4 5 (5.15%) Linux
5 3 (3.09%) CentOS
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.03%) Android
7 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.03%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.03%) Solaris
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) ITIL
2 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.87%) ITIL V3
4 23 (23.71%) Change Management
5 15 (15.46%) Project Management
6 14 (14.43%) Performance Management
7 13 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (13.40%) Service Delivery
8 12 (12.37%) Workflow
9 11 (11.34%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
12 8 (8.25%) Problem Management
12 8 (8.25%) SDLC
12 8 (8.25%) Software Testing
13 7 (7.22%) ERP
13 7 (7.22%) Performance Testing
13 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) SQL
2 14 (14.43%) C#
3 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.15%) Java
6 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.06%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
8 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) ISEB
3 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.68%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) SLA
3 4 (4.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) KVM
1 1 (1.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.03%) Nagios
3 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) SAP
3 7 (7.22%) Remedy
4 3 (3.09%) BMC
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.06%) Pega
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.03%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.03%) IFS
6 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.03%) Zend
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