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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 59 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.08% 0.15% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.18% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
469 566 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.50% 82.75% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 400 480 519
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 2015. 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
Bath +9 4 £42,500 +26.86%
Taunton - 2 £30,713 -
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (61.54%) CentOS
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
3 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) CentOS
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft