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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 187 203 161
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -42
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 53 22 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.42% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.51% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 49
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,977 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.52%
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
4954 4321 4276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.33% 82.07% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3606 3775
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Bristol +8 21 £36,250 +61.11% 4
Gloucestershire +5 14 £45,000 +73.07% 1
Wiltshire +9 7 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Dorset -31 6 £36,875 -7.81% 1
Somerset - 5 £42,500 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (35.64%) Configuration Management
2 34 (33.66%) SQL
2 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 34 (33.66%) ITIL
3 29 (28.71%) XML
3 29 (28.71%) Finance
4 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.74%) .NET
4 26 (25.74%) HTML
4 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.75%) Change Management
6 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
7 23 (22.77%) QA
8 22 (21.78%) T-SQL
9 21 (20.79%) Web Services
9 21 (20.79%) CSS
9 21 (20.79%) jQuery
9 21 (20.79%) Coaching
10 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
10 19 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
10 19 (18.81%) C#
11 18 (17.82%) MCSD
11 18 (17.82%) OO
11 18 (17.82%) RDBMS
11 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (17.82%) SOA
11 18 (17.82%) MVC
11 18 (17.82%) WCF
11 18 (17.82%) Wealth Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (9.90%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.93%) Apache
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.97%) Joomla!
3 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) JBoss
4 2 (1.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) RoboHelp
1 3 (2.97%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) IMAP
2 3 (2.97%) WAN
2 3 (2.97%) VPN
2 3 (2.97%) SAN
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (17.82%) Relational Database
3 18 (17.82%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.97%) MS Access
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.99%) MySQL
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.97%) Subversion
3 3 (2.97%) Maven
4 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Banking
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
2 3 (2.97%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Developer
2 17 (16.83%) Service Manager
3 15 (14.85%) Transition Manager
3 15 (14.85%) Service Transition Manager
4 12 (11.88%) C# Developer
5 11 (10.89%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (9.90%) DBA
6 10 (9.90%) Analyst
6 10 (9.90%) SQL DBA
7 7 (6.93%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.93%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (6.93%) .NET Team Leader
8 6 (5.94%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.71%) XML
2 26 (25.74%) HTML
2 26 (25.74%) .NET
3 21 (20.79%) CSS
3 21 (20.79%) Web Services
3 21 (20.79%) jQuery
4 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
5 18 (17.82%) WCF
5 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.93%) J2EE
8 6 (5.94%) Ajax
9 5 (4.95%) XSD
10 4 (3.96%) Middleware
10 4 (3.96%) Spring
10 4 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (2.97%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
1 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
1 2 (1.98%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (0.99%) Open Source
2 1 (0.99%) User Experience
2 1 (0.99%) Replication
2 1 (0.99%) Clustering
2 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Linux
3 7 (6.93%) CentOS
3 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.96%) UNIX
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Configuration Management
2 34 (33.66%) ITIL
3 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.75%) Change Management
5 21 (20.79%) Coaching
6 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
7 18 (17.82%) Change Control
7 18 (17.82%) MVC
7 18 (17.82%) OO
7 18 (17.82%) SOA
7 18 (17.82%) Wealth Management
8 17 (16.83%) Service Delivery
9 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
9 15 (14.85%) Knowledge Management
9 15 (14.85%) Network Management
10 14 (13.86%) Project Management
10 14 (13.86%) Scrum
11 11 (10.89%) ITIL V3
11 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.90%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.66%) SQL
2 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.78%) T-SQL
4 19 (18.81%) C#
5 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.94%) Java
7 4 (3.96%) PHP
8 3 (2.97%) Pascal
8 3 (2.97%) Delphi
8 3 (2.97%) VBScript
8 3 (2.97%) VB
8 3 (2.97%) VBA
9 1 (0.99%) Python
9 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) MCSD
1 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (16.83%) Degree
3 7 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) CCIE
5 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.99%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.77%) QA
2 15 (14.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.93%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 3 (2.97%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.97%) Sourcefire
4 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.97%) McAfee
4 3 (2.97%) BancTec
4 3 (2.97%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco
4 3 (2.97%) IBM
4 3 (2.97%) Compuware
4 3 (2.97%) Juniper
4 3 (2.97%) NetApp
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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