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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 70 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.68% - 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £30,500 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 - £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
526 465 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 71.96% 83.04% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 427 399 390
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £52,500
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (83.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) TestNG
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change and Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian