The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Release Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 889 897 959
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 29 64 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.058% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.060% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 16
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,900 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £29,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +0.86%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Release Analyst in the job title.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Release Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Release Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Analyst over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 29 £40,000 -23.80% 3
London +18 17 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +26 5 £25,000 -10.71% 1
West Yorkshire +17 5 £25,000 -10.71% 1
City of London +55 4 £37,500 -28.57%
East of England +26 3 £22,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £22,000 -
Bradford - 3 £24,250 -
East Midlands - 3 £33,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £32,500 - 1
Luton - 2 £22,000 -
Leicester - 2 £33,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £33,000 - 1
North West +23 1 £32,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
Wirral - 1 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £22,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Release Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Release Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (63.77%) Release Management
2 42 (60.87%) ITIL
3 24 (34.78%) JIRA
4 21 (30.43%) SDLC
5 19 (27.54%) Change Management
5 19 (27.54%) Finance
6 17 (24.64%) Windows
6 17 (24.64%) Linux
6 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
7 16 (23.19%) Oracle
8 14 (20.29%) Service Management
9 13 (18.84%) ServiceNow
10 12 (17.39%) DevOps
10 12 (17.39%) Software Delivery
10 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
11 11 (15.94%) SQL
11 11 (15.94%) Unix
11 11 (15.94%) Apache
11 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (15.94%) FishEye
11 11 (15.94%) Hudson
11 11 (15.94%) Subversion
12 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
12 10 (14.49%) Banking
12 10 (14.49%) Project Management
13 9 (13.04%) JBoss
13 9 (13.04%) Java
13 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
13 9 (13.04%) Open Source
13 9 (13.04%) Degree

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) Apache
2 9 (13.04%) JBoss
3 4 (5.80%) Confluence
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
1 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) JIRA
2 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.94%) FishEye
3 11 (15.94%) Hudson
3 11 (15.94%) Subversion
4 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
5 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
7 5 (7.25%) Serena SBM
8 4 (5.80%) Ant
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.35%) Publishing
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Unix
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Release Management
2 42 (60.87%) ITIL
3 21 (30.43%) SDLC
4 19 (27.54%) Change Management
5 14 (20.29%) Service Management
6 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 12 (17.39%) DevOps
6 12 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.49%) Project Management
9 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
9 9 (13.04%) Open Source
10 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.14%) ITIL V3
11 7 (10.14%) Software Deployment
12 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.25%) ITIL V2
14 4 (5.80%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Java
3 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
3 7 (10.14%) Perl
3 7 (10.14%) Python
4 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) HL7
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) ServiceNow
3 7 (10.14%) Serena
4 4 (5.80%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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