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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 225 160 214
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +54
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 28 92 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 1.33% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.61% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 30
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,424 £30,000 £32,308
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5557 5720 6003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.85% 82.54% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4504 4554 5135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -11 19 £44,250 -10.60%
Cheshire -14 6 £45,500 +51.66% 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) Project Management
3 27 (33.33%) QA
4 23 (28.40%) ITIL
5 22 (27.16%) SQL
6 21 (25.93%) PRINCE2
7 20 (24.69%) .NET
8 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
9 18 (22.22%) Finance
10 16 (19.75%) Service Management
10 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
10 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
10 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
11 15 (18.52%) C#
11 15 (18.52%) Windows
12 14 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (17.28%) SDLC
13 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
13 13 (16.05%) Degree
13 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
13 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
13 13 (16.05%) Oracle
14 12 (14.81%) ISEB
14 12 (14.81%) SOA
14 12 (14.81%) Scrum
15 11 (13.58%) VMware
15 11 (13.58%) MVC
15 11 (13.58%) XML
15 11 (13.58%) Agile Project Management
16 10 (12.35%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) Mule
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Heroku
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) SAN
1 2 (2.47%) Intranet
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
1 2 (2.47%) HTTP
1 2 (2.47%) NAS
2 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.88%) Hudson
3 8 (9.88%) MSTest
3 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (9.88%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.70%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.47%) JMeter
5 2 (2.47%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.23%) VisualSVN
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.23%) JIRA
6 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Back Office
3 2 (2.47%) Law
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Test Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (12.35%) Release Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) QA Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Test Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) Software Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (9.88%) QA Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.94%) DBA
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) .NET
2 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.58%) XML
4 10 (12.35%) CSS
4 10 (12.35%) HTML
4 10 (12.35%) jQuery
5 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (11.11%) Middleware
6 8 (9.88%) Web Services
6 8 (9.88%) J2EE
6 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (8.64%) XSLT
8 5 (6.17%) XSD
9 4 (4.94%) WCF
10 3 (3.70%) REST
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.47%) Ajax
11 2 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) NHS
2 8 (9.88%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.94%) Informatics
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) CMDB
5 2 (2.47%) PMI
5 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Solaris
3 4 (4.94%) AIX
3 4 (4.94%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) Project Management
3 23 (28.40%) ITIL
4 21 (25.93%) PRINCE2
5 16 (19.75%) Service Management
5 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
5 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
6 14 (17.28%) SDLC
7 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
8 12 (14.81%) SOA
8 12 (14.81%) Scrum
9 11 (13.58%) MVC
9 11 (13.58%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.35%) Software Testing
11 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 9 (11.11%) Migration
11 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 15 (18.52%) C#
3 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.17%) Java
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.70%) Python
5 3 (3.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.47%) Groovy
7 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 12 (14.81%) ISEB
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.17%) MCP
3 5 (6.17%) MCSE
4 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PMP
7 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.70%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.47%) Ganglia
4 2 (2.47%) Netcool
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle
3 11 (13.58%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) Retek
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Endeca
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.23%) Veritas
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) ATG
6 1 (1.23%) Stellent
6 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.23%) HP
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Aximis (West) Limited
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Aximis (West) Limited
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