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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 916 927 958
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 38 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 24
Median salary £42,500 £31,625 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.38% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £29,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 £67,500 £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 4 May 2016 within the UK.

Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Analyst
Top 20 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 4 May 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 +21 36 £42,500 +21.42% 4
London +10 20 £50,000 -4.76%
West Midlands -14 8 £28,500 +3.63%
Shropshire - 6 £28,500 -
City of London +47 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Yorkshire +4 4 £32,000 +14.28% 3
West Yorkshire +1 4 £32,000 +14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £22,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £22,500 -
Telford - 4 £28,500 -
Leeds - 4 £32,000 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 -
Wales +5 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Cardiff +4 2 £29,000 +16.00%
South Wales 0 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Wimbledon -14 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £43,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Worcester - 1 £43,000 -

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (76.25%) Release Management
2 54 (67.50%) ITIL
3 40 (50.00%) Oracle
4 32 (40.00%) Finance
5 28 (35.00%) Project Management
6 27 (33.75%) Service Management
6 27 (33.75%) SQL
7 26 (32.50%) Windows
7 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (28.75%) JIRA
8 23 (28.75%) Linux
8 23 (28.75%) Change Management
8 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
8 23 (28.75%) SDLC
9 22 (27.50%) Banking
10 21 (26.25%) Hudson
10 21 (26.25%) FishEye
10 21 (26.25%) Apache
10 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
11 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (21.25%) QA
12 17 (21.25%) Open Source
12 17 (21.25%) Subversion
12 17 (21.25%) JBoss
12 17 (21.25%) Java
12 17 (21.25%) Windows Server
13 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
13 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 16 (20.00%) PL/SQL
13 16 (20.00%) Ant

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 21 (26.25%) Apache
2 17 (21.25%) JBoss
3 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 16 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) JIRA
2 21 (26.25%) FishEye
2 21 (26.25%) Hudson
2 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
3 17 (21.25%) Subversion
4 16 (20.00%) Ant
5 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (40.00%) Finance
2 22 (27.50%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Derivative
4 1 (1.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Linux
3 17 (21.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.50%) Unix
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (76.25%) Release Management
2 54 (67.50%) ITIL
3 28 (35.00%) Project Management
4 27 (33.75%) Service Management
5 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (28.75%) Change Management
6 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
6 23 (28.75%) SDLC
7 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (21.25%) Open Source
9 16 (20.00%) Asset Management
9 16 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 16 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.25%) DevOps
11 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.25%) Matrix Management
13 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.50%) ITIL V3
14 5 (6.25%) ITIL V2
14 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 17 (21.25%) Java
3 16 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.75%) Perl
5 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.75%) Python
6 3 (3.75%) VB
7 2 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) ServiceNow
3 5 (6.25%) IBM
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.75%) HP
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) Informatica
5 2 (2.50%) Serena
5 2 (2.50%) Siebel
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) BMC
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.25%) Remedy
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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