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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / North West
Rank 211 178 184
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 36 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.99% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.13% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 77
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -1.16%

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
5272 4766 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.96% 87.55% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4421 3962 4954
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Merseyside -4 15 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Manchester -42 11 £43,874 +9.68% 4
Lancashire -12 4 £25,500 -15.00%
Cheshire +13 3 £44,957 -10.08% 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 54 (51.43%) ITIL
2 38 (36.19%) Finance
3 35 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (27.62%) Windows
6 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 28 (26.67%) Change Management
7 27 (25.71%) SQL
8 25 (23.81%) QA
9 20 (19.05%) Project Management
10 19 (18.10%) Service Delivery
11 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
12 13 (12.38%) Banking
12 13 (12.38%) Software Testing
12 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
13 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
13 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (11.43%) .NET
13 12 (11.43%) Apache
13 12 (11.43%) SAP
13 12 (11.43%) Performance Management
13 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.48%) MSTest
14 11 (10.48%) Manual Testing
14 11 (10.48%) HP Quality Center

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 12 (11.43%) Apache
1 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) IIS
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) SAP ERP
2 6 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.90%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Internet
1 2 (1.90%) LDAP
2 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.81%) QlikView
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.95%) GIS
9 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.95%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.48%) HP UFT
2 11 (10.48%) MSTest
3 3 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (36.19%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 2 (1.90%) Games
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
2 20 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 11 (10.48%) Development Manager
3 11 (10.48%) QA Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) QA Test Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) QA Tester
3 11 (10.48%) Software Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Software QA Tester
3 11 (10.48%) Software Test Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Software Tester
3 11 (10.48%) Test Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Tester
4 10 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.57%) Release Manager
6 8 (7.62%) IT Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Application Support Team Leader
7 7 (6.67%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
8 6 (5.71%) Change Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Change and Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) .NET
2 10 (9.52%) SOAP
3 9 (8.57%) JSP
4 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.81%) Web Services
6 3 (2.86%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.86%) jQuery
6 3 (2.86%) Middleware
7 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.95%) JMS
8 1 (0.95%) JSON
8 1 (0.95%) REST
8 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) FMCG
2 7 (6.67%) CMDB
3 4 (3.81%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.90%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) PMI
5 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (8.57%) HPUX
4 5 (4.76%) Linux
5 3 (2.86%) CentOS
5 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) Android
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) Unix
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) ITIL
2 35 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (26.67%) Change Management
5 20 (19.05%) Project Management
6 19 (18.10%) Service Delivery
7 13 (12.38%) Software Testing
8 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (11.43%) Performance Management
9 11 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
9 11 (10.48%) Manual Testing
9 11 (10.48%) Performance Testing
9 11 (10.48%) Problem Management
9 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.48%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.48%) Workflow
10 9 (8.57%) ERP
11 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.62%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) C#
3 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) Java
5 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) ISEB
2 8 (7.62%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) PMP
6 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.81%) QA
2 8 (7.62%) SLA
3 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) SAP
3 6 (5.71%) Remedy
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) BMC
5 2 (1.90%) Pega
5 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.95%) CA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.95%) HP
6 1 (0.95%) IFS
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