The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 865 805 810
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 28 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.069% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.073% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 52
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £39,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.78% +21.53%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 -73 27 £32,500 -21.21% 2
London -46 12 £53,750 +26.47%
Yorkshire -47 5 £30,500 -3.17%
North West +7 4 £28,250 - 1
City of London -10 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Manchester - 4 £28,250 - 1
South East -21 3 £32,500 -27.77%
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £30,500 -
Stockport - 3 £24,000 -
Berkshire +6 2 - -
Bradford -1 2 £23,400 -36.32%
Leicester -6 2 - - 1
Leicestershire -12 2 - - 1
East Midlands -15 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -36 2 £23,400 -36.32%
Essex -3 1 - -
East of England -14 1 - -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Release Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (53.23%) Release Management
2 28 (45.16%) ITIL
3 27 (43.55%) Finance
4 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 24 (38.71%) Configuration Management
5 22 (35.48%) Windows
5 22 (35.48%) Service Management
6 19 (30.65%) Change Management
7 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
9 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
9 12 (19.35%) UNIX
9 12 (19.35%) .NET
9 12 (19.35%) Oracle
10 11 (17.74%) MS Office
11 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
11 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
13 8 (12.90%) Subversion
13 8 (12.90%) Project Management
13 8 (12.90%) IIS
14 7 (11.29%) Perl
14 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (11.29%) Internet
14 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.29%) ITSM
14 7 (11.29%) Project Planning
15 6 (9.68%) QA
15 6 (9.68%) Cordys
15 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.90%) IIS
4 6 (9.68%) Resin
4 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.84%) SAS
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) Node.js
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.61%) Mule
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Cordys
2 2 (3.23%) AWD
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 6 (9.68%) Intranet
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) SSH
3 2 (3.23%) FTP
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) MPLS
4 1 (1.61%) HTTP
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.90%) Subversion
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.45%) MSI
6 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.84%) Hudson
6 3 (4.84%) Ant
6 3 (4.84%) ClearQuest
6 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.84%) JIRA
6 3 (4.84%) Maven
7 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.23%) Toad
7 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) JRules
2 6 (9.68%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) Middleware
5 2 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) JSP
6 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Release Management
2 28 (45.16%) ITIL
3 24 (38.71%) Configuration Management
4 22 (35.48%) Service Management
5 19 (30.65%) Change Management
6 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.29%) ITSM
8 7 (11.29%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
12 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (4.84%) Business Transformation
12 3 (4.84%) Software Deployment
12 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
12 3 (4.84%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.29%) Perl
4 6 (9.68%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.45%) VBScript
7 3 (4.84%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) RPG
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.84%) MOS
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.61%) Varnish
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) WSUS
3 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) IBM
3 6 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 5 (8.06%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) AppSense
6 3 (4.84%) Splunk
7 2 (3.23%) MKS
7 2 (3.23%) JBoss
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco
8 1 (1.61%) Remedy
8 1 (1.61%) Intel
8 1 (1.61%) Nortel
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