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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 193 204 191
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 57 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.63% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 47 27 15
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
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 £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 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
Gloucestershire +7 26 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Somerset +33 20 £26,000 -58.40% 2
Devon - 3 £34,000 - 1
Dorset -5 2 £38,250 -12.06%
Wiltshire -10 2 £52,500 +27.27%
Bristol -23 2 £42,500 +47.82% 4
Cornwall - 2 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 34 (35.79%) Finance
3 33 (34.74%) ITIL
4 31 (32.63%) SQL
5 30 (31.58%) .NET
6 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
7 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (24.21%) Change Management
9 22 (23.16%) Service Delivery
9 22 (23.16%) Incident Management
10 21 (22.11%) C#
11 20 (21.05%) Linux
12 18 (18.95%) Scrum
13 17 (17.89%) HTML
13 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.89%) Oracle
14 16 (16.84%) SLA
14 16 (16.84%) Line Management
15 15 (15.79%) Process Management
16 14 (14.74%) VMware
16 14 (14.74%) Windows
16 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
17 13 (13.68%) XML
17 13 (13.68%) Java
18 12 (12.63%) CSS
18 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
18 12 (12.63%) Subversion
18 12 (12.63%) Problem Management
18 12 (12.63%) Coaching
18 12 (12.63%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) JBoss
2 5 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) Mule
6 1 (1.05%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) SAN
2 5 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.16%) LAN
3 3 (3.16%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) VoIP
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.42%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.26%) MS Access
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.11%) DB2
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Subversion
2 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.37%) InstallShield
5 6 (6.32%) Maven
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (5.26%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.05%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.05%) Mockito
9 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Retail
3 6 (6.32%) Banking
4 3 (3.16%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Applications Support
3 17 (17.89%) Support Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Test Manager
6 8 (8.42%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Release Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.32%) QA Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) .NET
2 17 (17.89%) HTML
3 13 (13.68%) XML
4 12 (12.63%) CSS
5 10 (10.53%) Ajax
5 10 (10.53%) J2EE
6 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.47%) jQuery
7 8 (8.42%) WCF
7 8 (8.42%) Spring
7 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (8.42%) Web Services
8 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (6.32%) Apache Flex
10 5 (5.26%) JSP
10 5 (5.26%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.26%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) NHS
4 3 (3.16%) GIS
5 2 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.11%) CMDB
5 2 (2.11%) iSeries
5 2 (2.11%) AS400
6 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Linux
2 14 (14.74%) Windows
3 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.32%) UNIX
5 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.21%) CentOS
7 2 (2.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) ITIL
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.21%) Change Management
4 22 (23.16%) Service Delivery
4 22 (23.16%) Incident Management
5 18 (18.95%) Scrum
6 16 (16.84%) Line Management
7 15 (15.79%) Process Management
8 12 (12.63%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.63%) Coaching
8 12 (12.63%) SDLC
9 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.53%) Project Management
9 10 (10.53%) MVC
9 10 (10.53%) OO
10 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.47%) Service Management
11 8 (8.42%) Wealth Management
11 8 (8.42%) SOA
12 7 (7.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.63%) SQL
2 21 (22.11%) C#
3 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.68%) Java
5 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.26%) VBA
6 5 (5.26%) PHP
6 5 (5.26%) C
6 5 (5.26%) Delphi
6 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.26%) Pascal
6 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.21%) Python
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.11%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.11%) RPG
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.42%) MCSD
3 6 (6.32%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) ISEB
6 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) SLA
2 8 (8.42%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.89%) Oracle
3 14 (14.74%) VMware
4 7 (7.37%) Cisco
5 5 (5.26%) Compuware
5 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) BancTec
6 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.11%) Twitter
7 2 (2.11%) ESRI
7 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.11%) Remedy
7 2 (2.11%) BMC
7 2 (2.11%) Citrix
8 1 (1.05%) SAP
8 1 (1.05%) Google
8 1 (1.05%) MuleSoft
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