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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 80 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.39% 1.05% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.35% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
991 890 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.90% 77.73% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 836 795 734
Average salary £37,500 £35,426 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,930
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Cardiff -2 15 £35,000 -26.31%
Release Management
Wales

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Data Security
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Back Office
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) WCF
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) HTTP
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) IIS
8 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.70%) REST

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Release Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Release Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Release Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (30.43%) Data Security
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Code Coverage
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow Management
8 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas