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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 204 160 145
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 30 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.96% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.18% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 52
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
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
4965 4160 4361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.27% 81.83% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4044 3572 3843
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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
Wiltshire +13 13 £40,000 +73.91%
Somerset -27 8 £57,500 +91.66% 1
Bristol -10 4 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Gloucestershire 0 3 £37,500 -26.82% 5
Dorset -20 2 £56,750 +41.87%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 17 (24.64%) ITIL
3 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.19%) Linux
3 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
4 15 (21.74%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) SLA
4 15 (21.74%) Change Management
5 14 (20.29%) Java
5 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (17.39%) Degree
8 11 (15.94%) Oracle
8 11 (15.94%) Project Management
9 10 (14.49%) MySQL
9 10 (14.49%) Subversion
10 9 (13.04%) PHP
10 9 (13.04%) UNIX
10 9 (13.04%) Windows
10 9 (13.04%) Service Management
11 8 (11.59%) .NET
11 8 (11.59%) Finance
11 8 (11.59%) LAMP
12 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
12 7 (10.14%) Scrum
12 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.70%) HTML
13 6 (8.70%) Ant
13 6 (8.70%) CSS
13 6 (8.70%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.70%) PegaRULES
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.80%) Drupal
3 3 (4.35%) Mule
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Subversion
2 6 (8.70%) Ant
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) Hudson
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) SQL DBA
3 10 (14.49%) DBA
3 10 (14.49%) Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Release Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 6 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Head of Development
6 4 (5.80%) Head of Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Governance Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
7 3 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
1 8 (11.59%) LAMP
2 6 (8.70%) CSS
2 6 (8.70%) HTML
3 5 (7.25%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) HTML5
4 3 (4.35%) CSS3
4 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.45%) Java EE
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Open Source
3 3 (4.35%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) GIS
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) UNIX
2 9 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 17 (24.64%) ITIL
3 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
4 15 (21.74%) Change Management
5 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) Project Management
7 9 (13.04%) Service Management
8 7 (10.14%) Scrum
8 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.70%) OO
10 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.80%) Change Control
11 4 (5.80%) Demand Forecasting
11 4 (5.80%) Line Management
11 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.35%) Coaching
12 3 (4.35%) Web Development
12 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) PHP
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) PHP5
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) XPath
9 1 (1.45%) Lua
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) HND
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Plesk
2 2 (2.90%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) VMware
2 6 (8.70%) Pega
3 3 (4.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.35%) Zend
3 3 (4.35%) webMethods
4 2 (2.90%) CA
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.45%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
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