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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 126 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 0.44% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.58% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 22
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,150 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
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
1950 1710 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.53% 74.61% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1331 1244
Average salary £50,000 £46,505 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.51% +0.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (47.37%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Advertising
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) FWSM

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) IPsec
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.53%) FWSM
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Release Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Change Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Change and Release Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Change and Configuration Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (15.79%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) eTOM
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) McAfee
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper