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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 902 925 974
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 22 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.046% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.048% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 14
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £27,050 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £29,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -27.50%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 June 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 22 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 June 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 +14 22 £43,000 +11.68% 7
London +20 11 £57,500 -1.70% 2
West Midlands -18 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +14 3 £28,000 - 1
Yorkshire +13 3 £28,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £27,750 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £22,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £25,000 -
Leeds - 2 £32,500 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £22,500 -
City of London +52 1 £30,000 -62.50% 1
East of England +37 1 £22,000 -
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £43,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Luton - 1 £22,000 -
Leicester - 1 £33,000 - 1
Telford - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £23,500 -
Worcester - 1 £43,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £33,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,000 -

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 59 (75.64%) Release Management
2 55 (70.51%) ITIL
3 33 (42.31%) Oracle
4 28 (35.90%) SDLC
5 27 (34.62%) Change Management
5 27 (34.62%) JIRA
6 26 (33.33%) Finance
7 23 (29.49%) Service Management
8 22 (28.21%) Configuration Management
8 22 (28.21%) Project Management
8 22 (28.21%) SQL
9 20 (25.64%) Linux
10 19 (24.36%) Windows
10 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (23.08%) Banking
11 18 (23.08%) Hudson
11 18 (23.08%) FishEye
11 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
11 18 (23.08%) Apache
12 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (19.23%) QA
14 14 (17.95%) Subversion
14 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (17.95%) Open Source
14 14 (17.95%) JBoss
15 13 (16.67%) RDBMS
15 13 (16.67%) Ant
15 13 (16.67%) Java
15 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
15 13 (16.67%) Asset Management

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 18 (23.08%) Apache
2 14 (17.95%) JBoss
3 11 (14.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 13 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) JIRA
2 18 (23.08%) FishEye
2 18 (23.08%) Hudson
2 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (17.95%) Subversion
4 13 (16.67%) Ant
5 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
6 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) CMDB
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Linux
2 19 (24.36%) Windows
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Release Management
2 55 (70.51%) ITIL
3 28 (35.90%) SDLC
4 27 (34.62%) Change Management
5 23 (29.49%) Service Management
6 22 (28.21%) Configuration Management
6 22 (28.21%) Project Management
7 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (17.95%) Open Source
9 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.67%) Asset Management
10 13 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 13 (16.67%) DevOps
11 11 (14.10%) Software Delivery
11 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.97%) ITIL V3
14 6 (7.69%) Matrix Management
14 6 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.21%) SQL
2 13 (16.67%) Java
2 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.97%) Perl
4 7 (8.97%) Python
5 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.85%) VB
7 2 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.13%) IBM
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Citrix
5 2 (2.56%) Serena
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) BMC
6 1 (1.28%) Remedy
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
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