The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 212 195 171
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 24 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.53% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.65% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,841 £23,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,574 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Release Management
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4771 4797 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.26% 81.78% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 3993 3683
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Release Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Release Management Salary Trend in the South West

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Release Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
Bristol -6 8 £32,500 -
Dorset +4 5 £32,500 -21.21%
Wiltshire -4 4 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 4 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Somerset +15 3 £30,927 -7.68% 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 27 (36.49%) XML
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.49%) Finance
3 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.43%) HTML
4 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.08%) .NET
4 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
5 20 (27.03%) ITIL
6 18 (24.32%) CSS
6 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 18 (24.32%) jQuery
6 18 (24.32%) Coaching
7 17 (22.97%) C#
7 17 (22.97%) Web Services
7 17 (22.97%) MVC
8 16 (21.62%) Scrum
8 16 (21.62%) Mentoring
9 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
9 15 (20.27%) WCF
9 15 (20.27%) Wealth Management
9 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (20.27%) MCSD
9 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
9 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (20.27%) RDBMS
9 15 (20.27%) OO

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.76%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) XMetaL
1 3 (4.05%) RoboHelp
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) IMAP
2 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (20.27%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.76%) MS Access
4 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.11%) Maven
3 5 (6.76%) Subversion
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Retail
3 5 (6.76%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
3 10 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior C# Developer
3 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.46%) Change Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.76%) Software Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) .NET Team Leader
7 5 (6.76%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.76%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.49%) XML
2 24 (32.43%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) .NET
4 18 (24.32%) CSS
4 18 (24.32%) jQuery
5 17 (22.97%) Web Services
6 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (20.27%) WCF
6 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
7 11 (14.86%) J2EE
7 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
8 10 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (13.51%) Ajax
9 8 (10.81%) Spring
10 5 (6.76%) JSF
10 5 (6.76%) Java EE
10 5 (6.76%) GWT
10 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.70%) AS400
2 2 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (2.70%) iSeries
2 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
1 12 (16.22%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) UNIX
3 6 (8.11%) CentOS
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) ITIL
3 18 (24.32%) Coaching
4 17 (22.97%) MVC
5 16 (21.62%) Scrum
5 16 (21.62%) Mentoring
6 15 (20.27%) Wealth Management
6 15 (20.27%) OO
6 15 (20.27%) SOA
7 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
8 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
9 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.81%) Change Control
11 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
12 6 (8.11%) DevOps
13 5 (6.76%) Line Management
13 5 (6.76%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (6.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 17 (22.97%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) Java
6 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.11%) PHP
8 5 (6.76%) C
8 5 (6.76%) Delphi
8 5 (6.76%) VBA
8 5 (6.76%) Pascal
9 3 (4.05%) VBScript
9 3 (4.05%) VB
10 2 (2.70%) RPG
10 2 (2.70%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) MCSD
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
3 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.11%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.76%) BancTec
5 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
5 5 (6.76%) IBM
5 5 (6.76%) Compuware
6 3 (4.05%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
7 2 (2.70%) Twitter
8 1 (1.35%) Google
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