The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 121 138 140
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.65% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.76% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Release Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1651 2102 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.22% 84.76% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1380 1437
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Release Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Reading

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Ant
2 11 (44.00%) Maven
3 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Change Management
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Unix
5 8 (32.00%) Bugzilla
5 8 (32.00%) JIRA
5 8 (32.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (32.00%) Analytics
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) ITSM
10 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.00%) Banking
10 3 (12.00%) DevOps

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Ant
1 11 (44.00%) Maven
2 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) Bugzilla
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Artifactory
4 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) Appium
5 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
5 2 (8.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (8.00%) Subversion
5 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Transition Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Change Management
3 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Analytics
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (32.00%) Supplier Management
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) Groovy
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) BMC
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow