The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 907 877 900
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 44 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.061% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.063% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 19 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 5 February 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
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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 -5 43 £42,500 -15.00% 2
London -1 31 £47,000 -10.47% 2
Wimbledon +10 9 - -
Yorkshire +18 6 £32,500 -18.75%
West Yorkshire +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
East of England +3 3 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £35,000 -
Halifax - 3 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Manchester +14 2 - -
North West 0 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey +1 1 - -
Wales -1 1 - -
South Wales -4 1 - -
South East -14 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (78.08%) ITIL
2 44 (60.27%) Release Management
3 40 (54.79%) Finance
4 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (43.84%) Oracle
6 30 (41.10%) Project Management
7 22 (30.14%) Windows
8 20 (27.40%) SQL
9 19 (26.03%) Change Management
10 18 (24.66%) Service Management
10 18 (24.66%) JIRA
11 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (23.29%) Banking
11 17 (23.29%) Java
12 16 (21.92%) Waterfall
12 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
13 15 (20.55%) SDLC
13 15 (20.55%) Linux
13 15 (20.55%) QA
14 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
14 14 (19.18%) Subversion
14 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
14 14 (19.18%) RDBMS
14 14 (19.18%) Ant
14 14 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
14 14 (19.18%) Oracle Database
14 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
15 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
15 13 (17.81%) Hudson

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.07%) JBoss
4 3 (4.11%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle Database
1 14 (19.18%) RDBMS
1 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) JIRA
2 14 (19.18%) Ant
2 14 (19.18%) Subversion
3 13 (17.81%) FishEye
3 13 (17.81%) Hudson
3 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.74%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.74%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) CMDB
5 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.55%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) ITIL
2 44 (60.27%) Release Management
3 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (41.10%) Project Management
5 19 (26.03%) Change Management
6 18 (24.66%) Service Management
7 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (21.92%) Waterfall
9 15 (20.55%) SDLC
10 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
10 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
11 13 (17.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (15.07%) Open Source
13 10 (13.70%) Asset Management
14 9 (12.33%) Matrix Management
15 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
15 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
16 4 (5.48%) DevOps
16 4 (5.48%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 17 (23.29%) Java
3 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
4 12 (16.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.74%) C#
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (15.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.11%) PMP
5 1 (1.37%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) XenApp
2 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
3 4 (5.48%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
5 2 (2.74%) Informatica
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) Siebel
5 2 (2.74%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.37%) BMC
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
London
Hunter Bond
Posted: 5 days ago