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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 877 922 948
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 33 48 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.046% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 12
Median salary £38,750 £53,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.90% +76.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £23,460
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 21 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 30 August 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 +23 33 £38,750 -29.54% 2
London +31 18 £57,500 +4.54%
Yorkshire +33 6 £32,500 +12.06%
West Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Bradford - 4 £25,000 -
City of London +48 3 £40,000 -25.58%
East of England +26 3 £22,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £33,000 -
Leicester - 3 £33,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £33,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £22,000 -
North West +18 2 £29,500 -
Wirral - 2 £29,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £29,500 -
Luton - 2 £22,000 -
Wiltshire +11 1 £32,500 - 2
South West -5 1 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Chippenham -5 1 £32,500 - 2
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 41 (64.06%) ITIL
2 37 (57.81%) Release Management
3 20 (31.25%) JIRA
4 18 (28.13%) SDLC
5 17 (26.56%) Change Management
6 16 (25.00%) ServiceNow
7 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
7 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (20.31%) Service Management
8 13 (20.31%) Windows
9 12 (18.75%) Unix
10 11 (17.19%) Finance
10 11 (17.19%) Degree
10 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
11 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
11 10 (15.63%) Linux
11 10 (15.63%) Project Management
12 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
13 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 8 (12.50%) Software Deployment
13 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
13 8 (12.50%) .NET
13 8 (12.50%) Oracle
13 8 (12.50%) SQL
13 8 (12.50%) Subversion
14 7 (10.94%) Serena
14 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
14 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (10.94%) DevOps

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 4 (6.25%) Apache
1 4 (6.25%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) JIRA
2 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
5 8 (12.50%) Subversion
6 5 (7.81%) Serena SBM
7 4 (6.25%) FishEye
7 4 (6.25%) Hudson
8 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) CMDB
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Unix
3 10 (15.63%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) ITIL
2 37 (57.81%) Release Management
3 18 (28.13%) SDLC
4 17 (26.56%) Change Management
5 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
5 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.31%) Service Management
7 10 (15.63%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.50%) Software Deployment
9 7 (10.94%) DevOps
9 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
10 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.25%) ITIL V2
12 4 (6.25%) Line Management
13 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
13 3 (4.69%) Knowledge Management
13 3 (4.69%) Open Source
13 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Python
3 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.69%) VB
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.13%) HL7
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) Serena
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
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