The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 71 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 16 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.46% 0.25% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.31% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 5
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £33,700 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,900 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
Release Management
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
840 979 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.85% 82.13% 68.49%
Number of salaries quoted 715 880 602
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Release Management Salary Trend in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in South Wales

Release Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Cardiff - 13 £48,750 -
Caerphilly - 2 £30,000 -
Bridgend +16 1 £21,500 -52.22%
Release Management
Wales

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (65.38%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (50.00%) REST
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
7 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
7 9 (34.62%) Groovy
7 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
8 8 (30.77%) Apache Cordova
8 8 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (30.77%) D3.js
8 8 (30.77%) Gradle
8 8 (30.77%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (30.77%) Microservices
8 8 (30.77%) Spock
8 8 (30.77%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) Web Development
8 8 (30.77%) Grails
8 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 8 (30.77%) Mockito
8 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
8 8 (30.77%) CouchDB

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (30.77%) Node.js
1 8 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (30.77%) MySQL
3 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 8 (30.77%) CouchDB
4 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (30.77%) Spock
2 8 (30.77%) Gradle
2 8 (30.77%) Mockito
2 8 (30.77%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Release Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Spring
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) REST
3 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 8 (30.77%) Grails
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) HTML5
4 8 (30.77%) Yii
4 8 (30.77%) D3.js
4 8 (30.77%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) XSD
6 3 (11.54%) XSLT
6 3 (11.54%) JSF
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) OO
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) Web Development
5 8 (30.77%) Microservices
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
7 6 (23.08%) DevOps
8 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) RUP
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (11.54%) DSDM
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) UML
10 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (11.54%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) Groovy
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) ABAP
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
1 3 (11.54%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP