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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 128 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 9 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.52% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.72% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £36,800 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
1859 1662 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.81% 72.39% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1295 1317
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) FWSM
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Advertising
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) TDD

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (30.77%) FWSM
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) RIP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Release Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (15.38%) Change and Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) F5