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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 209 189 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 45 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.07% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 20
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%
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
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -10 19 £40,000 +10.34%
Dorset +11 9 - -
Gloucestershire -9 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Wiltshire +3 5 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Somerset -7 4 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Devon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 65 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.38%) Java
2 34 (32.38%) Finance
3 33 (31.43%) ITIL
4 31 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (21.90%) Banking
6 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
7 21 (20.00%) SQL
7 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (19.05%) Scrum
9 18 (17.14%) Relational Database
10 17 (16.19%) DevOps
10 17 (16.19%) Node.js
10 17 (16.19%) Ant
10 17 (16.19%) Maven
10 17 (16.19%) Open Source
11 16 (15.24%) Degree
11 16 (15.24%) JIRA
11 16 (15.24%) Oracle
11 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
12 15 (14.29%) OO
12 15 (14.29%) Change Management
12 15 (14.29%) QA
13 14 (13.33%) TDD
13 14 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (12.38%) .NET
14 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
14 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
15 12 (11.43%) Windows
15 12 (11.43%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (16.19%) Node.js
2 7 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (6.67%) Confluence
2 7 (6.67%) JBoss
3 5 (4.76%) Apache
3 5 (4.76%) IIS
4 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.95%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) SaaS
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) DNS
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
1 3 (2.86%) SAN
1 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.90%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.62%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.90%) GIS
6 2 (1.90%) MySQL
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Ant
1 17 (16.19%) Maven
2 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.24%) JIRA
3 11 (10.48%) Apache Ivy
3 11 (10.48%) Artifactory
4 10 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.76%) Hudson
7 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.95%) Subversion
9 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.95%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 23 (21.90%) Banking
3 11 (10.48%) Retail
4 10 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Games
5 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Developer
2 21 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.19%) Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Build Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Coordinator
5 8 (7.62%) Lead Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Release Coordinator
6 7 (6.67%) Integration Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Change Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Java Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Java Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.38%) .NET
2 12 (11.43%) JSON
3 11 (10.48%) Web Services
4 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.52%) Spring
5 9 (8.57%) HTML
5 9 (8.57%) RESTful
6 7 (6.67%) HTML5
6 7 (6.67%) OSGi
7 6 (5.71%) Apache Camel
7 6 (5.71%) Java EE
7 6 (5.71%) REST
8 5 (4.76%) jQuery
8 5 (4.76%) JRuby
8 5 (4.76%) Spring Integration
8 5 (4.76%) XML
9 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.90%) CSS
10 2 (1.90%) Middleware
10 2 (1.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.76%) Blog
2 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.76%) User Experience
3 4 (3.81%) Wiki
4 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.90%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) CMDB
6 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.95%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.43%) ITIL
3 31 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
5 20 (19.05%) Scrum
6 17 (16.19%) DevOps
6 17 (16.19%) Open Source
7 15 (14.29%) Change Management
7 15 (14.29%) OO
8 14 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (13.33%) TDD
9 12 (11.43%) Asset Management
9 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.52%) Build Automation
10 10 (9.52%) Dependency Management
10 10 (9.52%) Problem Management
10 10 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 10 (9.52%) SDLC
10 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) Java
2 21 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.62%) C#
5 5 (4.76%) Groovy
5 5 (4.76%) Scala
6 4 (3.81%) C
6 4 (3.81%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) C++
7 3 (2.86%) PHP
7 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.90%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.90%) XPath
8 2 (1.90%) XQuery
9 1 (0.95%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (4.76%) ISEB
4 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) CITP
6 1 (0.95%) EXIN
6 1 (0.95%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.67%) Docker
3 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle
2 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.57%) MuleSoft
3 9 (8.57%) VMware
4 8 (7.62%) Atlassian
5 7 (6.67%) WSO2
6 4 (3.81%) CA
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) ESRI
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) Sun
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