The table below looks at the statistics for the Change and Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change and Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change and Release Analyst
Rank 876 878 882
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Change and Release Analyst 4 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.001% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £31,375 £26,000 £31,040
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.67% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £26,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £26,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £26,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -9.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Change and Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Change and Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst within the UK.

Change and Release Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Change and Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England +1 4 £31,375 +20.67%
London - 2 £53,500 -
Staines - 2 £20,000 -
Surrey - 2 £20,000 -
South East - 2 £20,000 -

Change and Release Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Change and Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Change and Release Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Certification
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management

Change and Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Change and Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Change and Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) VMware