The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank - 441 426
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 0 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.013% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Average salary - £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -27.21%
Release Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
5 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) Cordys
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) VBScript
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) IBM

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cordys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM