The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 71 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.95% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Release Management
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 427 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.08% 67.35% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 532 379 447
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Release Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Sheffield

Release Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Transition Management
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (26.67%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Release Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Environment Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Release Manager
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Transition Management
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft