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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 856 940 953
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 25 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.033% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 32
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -9.61%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 18 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 8 December 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 +63 25 £35,000 -7.89% 1
London +37 12 £57,500 +27.77%
North West -18 6 £42,000 +78.72%
Manchester -13 3 £50,000 +112.76%
Merseyside - 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £32,500 -
Edgware - 3 £34,983 -
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Wiltshire +19 2 £32,500 +62.50%
South West +9 2 £32,500 +62.50%
Chippenham - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £29,000 +3.57%
East of England -1 1 £34,000 -9.33%
West Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £34,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £34,000 -
Bradford - 1 £29,000 -

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 38 (63.33%) ITIL
2 29 (48.33%) Release Management
3 21 (35.00%) JIRA
4 20 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (31.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (31.67%) SDLC
6 18 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 16 (26.67%) Software Delivery
7 16 (26.67%) Change Management
8 11 (18.33%) TeamCity
8 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
9 10 (16.67%) Degree
9 10 (16.67%) Project Management
10 9 (15.00%) MS Office
10 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.33%) Windows
12 7 (11.67%) Service Management
12 7 (11.67%) Finance
12 7 (11.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
13 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
13 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
13 6 (10.00%) Subversion
13 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.00%) Unix
13 6 (10.00%) Remedy
13 6 (10.00%) Linux
14 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
14 5 (8.33%) SLA

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 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) JIRA
2 19 (31.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.00%) Subversion
5 5 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (8.33%) Serena SBM
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) CMDB
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) FMCG
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) ITIL
2 29 (48.33%) Release Management
3 20 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (31.67%) SDLC
5 16 (26.67%) Change Management
5 16 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
7 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.67%) Service Management
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.33%) Resource Management
11 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
11 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 4 (6.67%) Software Deployment
11 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
12 3 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.33%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) APMP
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) HL7
3 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Remedy
3 5 (8.33%) Serena
4 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
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