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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Analyst
Rank 435 427 435
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.036% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.038% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
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 £65,000 £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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Surrey +3 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (75.00%) Release Management
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) Service Management
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) MSBuild
8 4 (25.00%) MSI
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (25.00%) VBScript
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (25.00%) User Stories
8 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (18.75%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cordys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MSI
1 4 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) FishEye
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JRules
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Release Management
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) Service Management
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 4 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Logistics
8 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM