The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 78 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.34% 0.54% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.76% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £28,500 £30,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.55% -16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Release Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 658 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.17% 71.29% 84.57%
Number of salaries quoted 660 546 557
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the South Yorkshire region.

Release Management Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Sheffield -4 2 - - 1
Release Management
Yorkshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Service Management
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Transition Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) JIRA
6 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
6 4 (19.05%) MS Project
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.52%) CCNA
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) ITSM

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Release Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Environment Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Software Release Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Service Management
3 6 (28.57%) Transition Management
4 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Test Management
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco