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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 131 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 16 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.17% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.23% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 13
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £59,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) UNIX
4 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
5 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) Project Management
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) MS Office
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (29.41%) SaaS
7 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) CRM
8 8 (23.53%) UML
8 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 8 (23.53%) C++
8 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
9 7 (20.59%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (20.59%) C#
9 7 (20.59%) PhD
9 7 (20.59%) Firmware
9 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (17.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (17.65%) JBoss
1 6 (17.65%) Apache
1 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (8.82%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) HTTP
3 6 (17.65%) LDAP
3 6 (17.65%) NAS
4 4 (11.76%) CTI
5 2 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.94%) FWSM
6 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Release Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) SAS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) IVR
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) UNIX
4 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 10 (29.41%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) CRM
4 8 (23.53%) UML
4 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) ITIL
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) ETL
8 4 (11.76%) ERP
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Workflow
8 4 (11.76%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) Migration
8 4 (11.76%) Data Management
8 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C++
2 7 (20.59%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.94%) SAS Macro
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) PhD
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Firmware
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
1 6 (17.65%) OpenAM
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Siebel
3 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.82%) BMC
4 3 (8.82%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint