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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 182 191 171
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 69 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 0.62% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.76% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 39
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
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 £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Gloucestershire +5 25 £41,000 +42.60% 2
Somerset +17 21 £26,000 -54.78% 1
Dorset 0 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Devon - 6 £34,000 -
Bristol -19 5 £31,500 -16.00% 6
Wiltshire -8 3 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Cornwall - 2 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (41.57%) ITIL
1 37 (41.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (33.71%) .NET
3 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
4 28 (31.46%) Finance
5 26 (29.21%) Change Management
6 25 (28.09%) SQL
6 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (23.60%) C#
8 20 (22.47%) Incident Management
9 19 (21.35%) Service Delivery
10 15 (16.85%) Scrum
10 15 (16.85%) Process Management
10 15 (16.85%) SLA
10 15 (16.85%) Line Management
11 14 (15.73%) Linux
11 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
11 14 (15.73%) VMware
12 13 (14.61%) Problem Management
13 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (13.48%) QA
13 12 (13.48%) Windows
13 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
14 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.36%) HTML
14 11 (12.36%) Oracle
14 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
14 11 (12.36%) Service Management
14 11 (12.36%) Subversion
15 10 (11.24%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.25%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.25%) Mule
4 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) JBoss
4 2 (2.25%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) WAN
3 3 (3.37%) LAN
4 2 (2.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.25%) MS Access
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.12%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.36%) Subversion
3 9 (10.11%) InstallShield
4 5 (5.62%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) Maven
5 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.12%) JUnit
7 1 (1.12%) Mockito
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Analyst
2 14 (15.73%) Support Analyst
2 14 (15.73%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Applications Support
3 12 (13.48%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Test Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) QA Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Release Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.71%) .NET
2 11 (12.36%) HTML
3 9 (10.11%) CSS
4 7 (7.87%) XML
5 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.74%) jQuery
5 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.62%) WCF
6 5 (5.62%) Web Services
6 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.49%) Ajax
7 4 (4.49%) Spring
7 4 (4.49%) J2EE
8 3 (3.37%) CSS3
8 3 (3.37%) HTML5
8 3 (3.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) NHS
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.37%) CMDB
4 3 (3.37%) GIS
5 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) AS400
6 1 (1.12%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.12%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.37%) UNIX
6 2 (2.25%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) ITIL
2 26 (29.21%) Change Management
3 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.47%) Incident Management
5 19 (21.35%) Service Delivery
6 15 (16.85%) Process Management
6 15 (16.85%) Scrum
6 15 (16.85%) Line Management
7 13 (14.61%) Problem Management
8 11 (12.36%) Service Management
8 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
9 10 (11.24%) Project Management
9 10 (11.24%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.99%) Coaching
10 8 (8.99%) CRM
11 7 (7.87%) ERP
11 7 (7.87%) OO
11 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 21 (23.60%) C#
3 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.11%) Java
5 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.49%) Python
7 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.25%) VBA
8 2 (2.25%) Pascal
8 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.25%) PHP
8 2 (2.25%) C
8 2 (2.25%) Delphi
8 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.25%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.12%) RPG
9 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (8.99%) Degree
3 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
3 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.62%) MCSD
6 2 (2.25%) ISEB
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.12%) EXIN
7 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) SLA
2 12 (13.48%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (41.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) VMware
3 11 (12.36%) Oracle
4 10 (11.24%) Cisco
5 5 (5.62%) Citrix
6 2 (2.25%) BMC
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) Compuware
6 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.25%) Remedy
6 2 (2.25%) ESRI
6 2 (2.25%) BancTec
6 2 (2.25%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) Twitter
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) CA
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
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