The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 97 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.085% 0.58% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.59% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
Release Analyst
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1194 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1045 738
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Release Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow