The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 71 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.04% 3.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 4.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 0
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
Release Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
654 448 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.94% 80.58% 74.13%
Number of salaries quoted 520 413 441
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 Somerset

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Release Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Somerset

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Somerset

Release Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 3 £57,500 -
Bath -26 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Yeovil - 1 £62,500 -
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) XPath
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Development
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Release Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Release Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Release Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) XPath
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase