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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 208 176 195
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 51 70 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.12% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.28% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 72
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
5614 5472 6510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.28% 87.82% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 4504 5592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -33 22 £52,000 +35.06% 1
Merseyside -8 14 £41,500 -51.17% 2
Cheshire +19 7 £30,500 -35.78% 4
Lancashire -2 5 £25,500 -15.00%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 66 (54.55%) ITIL
2 43 (35.54%) ITIL V3
3 42 (34.71%) Finance
4 39 (32.23%) Change Management
5 34 (28.10%) Project Management
6 30 (24.79%) Service Delivery
6 30 (24.79%) Windows
6 30 (24.79%) SQL Server
7 27 (22.31%) SQL
8 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
8 26 (21.49%) QA
9 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.18%) SAP
11 20 (16.53%) Incident Management
12 19 (15.70%) Problem Management
13 18 (14.88%) ERP
14 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (14.05%) FMCG
14 17 (14.05%) Performance Improvement
14 17 (14.05%) SAP ERP
14 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Management
14 17 (14.05%) Windows Server
15 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (12.40%) Banking
17 14 (11.57%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (11.57%) Matrix Organization
18 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2014
18 13 (10.74%) Software Testing
18 13 (10.74%) Service Management

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 (9.92%) Apache
1 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.79%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (14.05%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.65%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.83%) IaaS
1 1 (0.83%) PaaS
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (11.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.96%) QlikView
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) GIS
10 1 (0.83%) MySQL
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) SQLite
10 1 (0.83%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 11 (9.09%) MSTest
3 1 (0.83%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (34.71%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.65%) Games
4 2 (1.65%) Law
4 2 (1.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) Analyst
2 19 (15.70%) Applications Support
3 16 (13.22%) Change Manager
4 14 (11.57%) SAP Change Manager
4 14 (11.57%) SAP Manager
5 12 (9.92%) Release Manager
6 11 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 11 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
6 11 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 11 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Tester
7 9 (7.44%) Development Manager
8 8 (6.61%) IT Manager
8 8 (6.61%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.79%) Change and Release Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) .NET
2 10 (8.26%) SOAP
3 9 (7.44%) JSP
4 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Camel
5 3 (2.48%) jQuery
5 3 (2.48%) Middleware
6 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.65%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) CSS3
7 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.83%) HTML
7 1 (0.83%) HTML5
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) FMCG
2 6 (4.96%) CMDB
3 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.83%) Handset
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) PMI
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Tandem
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Windows
2 17 (14.05%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.44%) HPUX
5 6 (4.96%) Linux
6 3 (2.48%) CentOS
6 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.65%) Android
7 2 (1.65%) Unix
8 1 (0.83%) AIX
8 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.55%) ITIL
2 43 (35.54%) ITIL V3
3 39 (32.23%) Change Management
4 34 (28.10%) Project Management
5 30 (24.79%) Service Delivery
6 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (16.53%) Incident Management
8 19 (15.70%) Problem Management
9 18 (14.88%) ERP
10 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (14.05%) Performance Improvement
10 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (11.57%) Matrix Organization
12 13 (10.74%) Service Management
12 13 (10.74%) Software Testing
13 12 (9.92%) Performance Management
14 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.09%) Manual Testing
14 11 (9.09%) Performance Testing
14 11 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) C#
3 8 (6.61%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.31%) Java
4 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.65%) Perl
6 2 (1.65%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) ISEB
2 10 (8.26%) Degree
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) MCP
6 1 (0.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.83%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.49%) QA
2 8 (6.61%) SLA
3 5 (4.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle
4 3 (2.48%) Remedy
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) BMC
6 1 (0.83%) CA
6 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) IFS
6 1 (0.83%) iManage
6 1 (0.83%) Pega
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £47530 - £71296 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Posted: 3 days ago