The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 199 190 176
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 34 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.72% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 32
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4951 4145 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.33% 79.54% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4038 3556 3772
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Release Management
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Dorset -3 13 £43,500 +5.45% 2
Gloucestershire -1 9 £37,500 -37.50% 4
Wiltshire -12 6 £41,250 +65.00%
Bristol -3 3 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Somerset -26 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Linux
3 13 (21.31%) Java
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (19.67%) Subversion
4 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 11 (18.03%) Oracle
5 11 (18.03%) UNIX
5 11 (18.03%) Windows
6 9 (14.75%) Change Management
6 9 (14.75%) Service Management
6 9 (14.75%) SLA
6 9 (14.75%) PHP
6 9 (14.75%) MySQL
7 8 (13.11%) Ant
7 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.11%) LAMP
7 8 (13.11%) VMware
8 7 (11.48%) .NET
8 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (9.84%) Pega
9 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.84%) vSphere
9 6 (9.84%) HTML
9 6 (9.84%) CSS
9 6 (9.84%) OO
9 6 (9.84%) Finance
9 6 (9.84%) PegaRULES

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (9.84%) PegaRULES
2 4 (6.56%) Drupal
2 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) Mule
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Subversion
2 8 (13.11%) Ant
3 5 (8.20%) Maven
3 5 (8.20%) Hudson
3 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Support Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Release Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Environment Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) DBA
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Transition Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) LAMP
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 6 (9.84%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
4 4 (6.56%) XML
5 3 (4.92%) Spring
5 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.92%) HTML5
5 3 (4.92%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (6.56%) Open Source
1 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
2 2 (3.28%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) GIS
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) UNIX
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
3 9 (14.75%) Change Management
3 9 (14.75%) Service Management
4 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.84%) OO
6 4 (6.56%) Change Control
6 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Content Management
7 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.92%) MVC
7 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) OOP
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) PHP
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) PHP5
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) Lua
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) HND
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) CA Endevor
2 3 (4.92%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Pega
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) CA
6 3 (4.92%) TOWER Software
6 3 (4.92%) webMethods
6 3 (4.92%) Zend
7 1 (1.64%) Sybase
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Sun
Bristol
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £40k + VG benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago