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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 880 798 832
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 27 71 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.065% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.069% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 59
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £28,700 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £39,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-27.21% +25.39%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
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 29 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 29 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 -86 26 £30,500 -22.78% 1
London -42 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Yorkshire -46 5 £30,500 -3.17%
North West +1 4 £28,250 - 1
East Midlands -5 4 £27,000 -28.94%
Leicestershire -8 4 £27,000 -28.94%
Leicester -8 4 £27,000 -28.94%
Manchester - 4 £28,250 - 1
South East -17 3 £32,500 -27.77%
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £30,500 -
Bradford 0 2 £23,400 -36.32%
Berkshire -1 2 - -
City of London -6 2 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire -37 2 £23,400 -36.32%
Stockport - 2 £24,000 -
Essex -5 1 - -
East of England -6 1 - -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 - -

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 32 (54.24%) Release Management
2 27 (45.76%) ITIL
3 24 (40.68%) Finance
4 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
4 21 (35.59%) Service Management
5 20 (33.90%) SQL
6 19 (32.20%) Windows
7 16 (27.12%) Change Management
8 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.64%) UNIX
9 11 (18.64%) MS Office
9 11 (18.64%) Oracle
10 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
10 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
11 9 (15.25%) .NET
12 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
12 8 (13.56%) Project Management
12 8 (13.56%) Subversion
12 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
12 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (11.86%) Linux
14 6 (10.17%) IIS
14 6 (10.17%) Perl
14 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (8.47%) Resin
15 5 (8.47%) SCCM
15 5 (8.47%) Cordys
15 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
15 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
15 5 (8.47%) Project Planning

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
1 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 5 (8.47%) Resin
3 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) SAS
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) Mule
5 1 (1.69%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Cordys
2 2 (3.39%) AWD
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Intranet
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) FTP
2 2 (3.39%) SSH
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Subversion
1 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) MSI
4 3 (5.08%) ClearQuest
4 3 (5.08%) Ant
4 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.08%) Hudson
4 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.08%) Maven
4 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.39%) Toad
5 2 (3.39%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) JRules
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) UNIX
3 7 (11.86%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Release Management
2 27 (45.76%) ITIL
3 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
3 21 (35.59%) Service Management
4 16 (27.12%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) ITSM
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
10 3 (5.08%) Logistics
10 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.17%) Perl
4 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) Java
5 4 (6.78%) VBScript
6 3 (5.08%) VB
6 3 (5.08%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.08%) MOS
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) WSUS
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.69%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) IBM
3 5 (8.47%) Citrix
3 5 (8.47%) ServiceNow
4 4 (6.78%) AppSense
4 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.08%) Splunk
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) MKS
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
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