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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Analyst
UK
Rank 828 903 887
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 25 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.044% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.045% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 44
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,650 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +25.00%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 12 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +72 25 £36,500 -8.75% 1
London +50 17 £57,500 +25.68%
North West -9 4 £32,500 +38.29%
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £32,500 -
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £32,500 -
Bromley - 2 £35,000 -
East of England +16 1 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Manchester -20 1 £30,000 +27.65%
Ipswich - 1 £34,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £34,000 - 1

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 43 (78.18%) ITIL
2 31 (56.36%) Release Management
3 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (32.73%) SDLC
5 17 (30.91%) ServiceNow
6 15 (27.27%) Software Delivery
6 15 (27.27%) JIRA
7 10 (18.18%) Change Management
8 9 (16.36%) MS Office
9 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 7 (12.73%) Service Management
11 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.91%) Remedy
11 6 (10.91%) ITIL V3
11 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
12 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
12 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
12 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
12 5 (9.09%) CMDB
12 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 5 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (9.09%) SLA
12 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.09%) Banking
12 5 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (7.27%) Finance

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 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (5.45%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (27.27%) JIRA
3 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) CMDB
2 3 (5.45%) FMCG
2 3 (5.45%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) ITIL
2 31 (56.36%) Release Management
3 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (32.73%) SDLC
5 15 (27.27%) Software Delivery
6 10 (18.18%) Change Management
7 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 7 (12.73%) Service Management
9 6 (10.91%) ITIL V3
10 5 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
12 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (5.45%) Performance Improvement
12 3 (5.45%) Process Improvement
12 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) HL7
3 1 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) ServiceNow
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Remedy
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
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