The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 315 319 292
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 978 1074 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 0.98% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.13% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 739 783 947
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Release Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management within the UK.

Release Management Salary Trend in the UK

Release Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Release Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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 +12 929 £50,000 +4.62% 95
London -5 364 £62,500 +4.16% 38
South East -23 155 £47,500 +5.55% 10
West Midlands +39 121 £42,250 +12.66% 9
North West +69 79 £50,000 +21.95% 7
East of England +3 72 £48,750 +14.70% 7
East Midlands +54 67 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Manchester +46 60 £47,500 +11.76% 6
City of London +14 57 £61,500 +2.50% 10
Berkshire -2 56 £50,000 - 5
South West +15 41 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Birmingham -1 37 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Surrey +33 31 £60,000 +3.44% 1
Scotland -14 31 £60,000 +44.57% 9
Yorkshire -5 30 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 29 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -15 27 £38,000 -12.64% 3
Reading +33 26 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Yorkshire -11 26 £37,500 +3.30% 4
Coventry +31 25 £42,500 - 1
Shropshire - 24 £28,000 -
Kent +38 23 £45,000 -13.46%
Bedfordshire +24 23 £58,000 +16.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 23 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Nottingham +20 21 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Warwickshire +6 19 £45,000 +31.08% 2
Northamptonshire +31 18 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Slough +20 17 £47,500 -40.62%
Warwick -18 17 - -
Northampton +27 16 £42,500 -15.00%

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Release Management.

1 736 (36.04%) ITIL
2 614 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 596 (29.19%) Finance
4 491 (24.05%) SQL
5 412 (20.18%) Change Management
6 389 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 384 (18.81%) SQL Server
8 356 (17.43%) Java
9 346 (16.94%) .NET
10 318 (15.57%) Windows
11 305 (14.94%) Project Management
12 270 (13.22%) JavaScript
13 269 (13.17%) QA
14 260 (12.73%) Linux
15 258 (12.63%) SDLC
16 248 (12.14%) Web Services
16 248 (12.14%) Oracle
16 248 (12.14%) Configuration Management
17 243 (11.90%) C#
18 240 (11.75%) DevOps
19 223 (10.92%) Service Management
20 222 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
21 213 (10.43%) Degree
22 209 (10.24%) Service Delivery
23 208 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
24 194 (9.50%) Scrum
25 188 (9.21%) MS Excel
26 187 (9.16%) XML
27 184 (9.01%) Relational Database
28 183 (8.96%) T-SQL

Release Management
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 88 (4.31%) IIS
2 66 (3.23%) Apache
2 66 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.04%) Tomcat
4 52 (2.55%) CMS
5 46 (2.25%) WebSphere
6 43 (2.11%) JBoss
7 42 (2.06%) Confluence
8 32 (1.57%) WebLogic
9 22 (1.08%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.69%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (0.59%) ATG Dynamo
13 11 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (0.54%) GlassFish
13 11 (0.54%) Jadu
13 11 (0.54%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.54%) WordPress
14 9 (0.44%) nginx
14 9 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 188 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.43%) MS Office
3 36 (1.76%) MS Project
4 27 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.098%) HipChat
7 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.71%) SAP ERP
2 23 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.59%) Siebel Analytics
6 10 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.44%) SAP HR
8 8 (0.39%) Markit EDM
9 7 (0.34%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.34%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 4 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.15%) SAP HCM
13 2 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.098%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 117 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (2.50%) SaaS
3 48 (2.35%) GitHub
4 40 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.52%) PaaS
6 29 (1.42%) IaaS
7 28 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.88%) Office 365
9 15 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.44%) Heroku
11 9 (0.44%) Route 53
12 7 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.34%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.34%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.24%) Force.com
15 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.23%) LAN
2 64 (3.13%) WAN
3 51 (2.50%) Firewall
4 48 (2.35%) Internet
5 44 (2.15%) SAN
6 37 (1.81%) DNS
7 25 (1.22%) IP Telephony
8 24 (1.18%) Intranet
9 22 (1.08%) DHCP
10 21 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
10 21 (1.03%) HTTP
11 20 (0.98%) Cisco IPT
12 19 (0.93%) SSL
13 17 (0.83%) LDAP
13 17 (0.83%) TCP/IP
14 13 (0.64%) VoIP
15 10 (0.49%) BGP
15 10 (0.49%) Wireless
16 9 (0.44%) FTP
17 8 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 184 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 136 (6.66%) RDBMS
4 94 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 94 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 85 (4.16%) MySQL
7 76 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 39 (1.91%) MongoDB
11 38 (1.86%) Big Data
12 35 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (1.37%) NoSQL
14 24 (1.18%) DB2
15 23 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
18 17 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
19 16 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 169 (8.28%) JIRA
2 135 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 131 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 115 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 103 (5.04%) Maven
6 94 (4.60%) Subversion
7 88 (4.31%) Ant
8 66 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 64 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 56 (2.74%) Selenium
11 45 (2.20%) Cucumber
12 43 (2.11%) Hudson
13 42 (2.06%) Visual Studio
14 36 (1.76%) Artifactory
15 34 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 34 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
16 33 (1.62%) LoadRunner
17 25 (1.22%) ClearQuest
17 25 (1.22%) HP UFT
18 23 (1.13%) Toad
General
1 596 (29.19%) Finance
2 152 (7.44%) Banking
3 124 (6.07%) Retail
4 46 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 38 (1.86%) Back Office
5 38 (1.86%) Marketing
6 37 (1.81%) Legal
7 35 (1.71%) Front Office
8 32 (1.57%) Games
9 31 (1.52%) Law
10 28 (1.37%) Advertising
11 27 (1.32%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.27%) Financial Institution
13 22 (1.08%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.88%) Billing
15 17 (0.83%) Publishing
16 10 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.49%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.39%) Automotive
17 8 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 372 (18.22%) Developer
2 313 (15.33%) Analyst
3 220 (10.77%) Release Manager
4 154 (7.54%) IT Manager
5 123 (6.02%) Project Manager
6 121 (5.93%) .NET Developer
7 120 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 111 (5.44%) C# Developer
9 105 (5.14%) Support Analyst
10 102 (5.00%) Change Manager
10 102 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 92 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 86 (4.21%) Architect
13 80 (3.92%) Service Manager
14 75 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
15 73 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
16 70 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 66 (3.23%) Administrator
18 64 (3.13%) DBA
19 63 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (16.94%) .NET
2 248 (12.14%) Web Services
3 187 (9.16%) XML
4 175 (8.57%) HTML
5 162 (7.93%) ASP.NET
6 129 (6.32%) CSS
7 113 (5.53%) jQuery
8 107 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 93 (4.55%) WCF
10 90 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 73 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 63 (3.09%) Spring
13 62 (3.04%) .NET Framework
14 61 (2.99%) REST
15 60 (2.94%) JSON
16 55 (2.69%) Ajax
17 51 (2.50%) HTML5
18 49 (2.40%) Middleware
18 49 (2.40%) XSLT
19 47 (2.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 172 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (6.81%) Management Information System
3 84 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 83 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 76 (3.72%) Data Centre
6 47 (2.30%) Replication
6 47 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 44 (2.15%) CMDB
7 44 (2.15%) FMCG
8 32 (1.57%) Equities
9 31 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (1.52%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.52%) User Experience
10 28 (1.37%) Derivative
10 28 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 26 (1.27%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.18%) Mainframe
13 23 (1.13%) Fintech
14 22 (1.08%) iPad
15 19 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 318 (15.57%) Windows
2 260 (12.73%) Linux
3 141 (6.90%) Unix
4 110 (5.39%) Windows Server
5 38 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (1.76%) Android
6 36 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.27%) CentOS
8 21 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.88%) Solaris
10 17 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 17 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.73%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.64%) Debian
12 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.39%) AIX
15 5 (0.24%) Fedora
15 5 (0.24%) zOS
16 4 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (36.04%) ITIL
2 614 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (20.18%) Change Management
4 305 (14.94%) Project Management
5 258 (12.63%) SDLC
6 248 (12.14%) Configuration Management
7 240 (11.75%) DevOps
8 223 (10.92%) Service Management
9 222 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 209 (10.24%) Service Delivery
11 208 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
12 194 (9.50%) Scrum
13 182 (8.91%) Mentoring
13 182 (8.91%) Problem Management
14 166 (8.13%) Incident Management
15 162 (7.93%) Waterfall
16 161 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
17 152 (7.44%) MVC
18 144 (7.05%) PRINCE2
19 135 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 491 (24.05%) SQL
2 356 (17.43%) Java
3 270 (13.22%) JavaScript
4 243 (11.90%) C#
5 183 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 116 (5.68%) Python
7 104 (5.09%) PowerShell
8 72 (3.53%) Perl
9 65 (3.18%) VB
10 64 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 63 (3.09%) Shell Script
12 55 (2.69%) PHP
13 48 (2.35%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.11%) Ruby
15 38 (1.86%) C
16 30 (1.47%) C++
17 27 (1.32%) XPath
18 25 (1.22%) VB.NET
19 23 (1.13%) VBA
20 22 (1.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 213 (10.43%) Degree
2 105 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
3 82 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 31 (1.52%) MCSD
6 29 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.03%) ISEB
8 21 (1.03%) MCTS
9 19 (0.93%) MCPD
9 19 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 15 (0.73%) CCNP
13 11 (0.54%) PMP
14 9 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (0.39%) HP ASE
16 7 (0.34%) Sun Certification
17 6 (0.29%) CCNA
17 6 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (13.17%) QA
2 102 (5.00%) SLA
3 44 (2.15%) Data Quality
4 30 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.20%) COBIT
7 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.098%) COSO
9 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.098%) ISO19770
9 2 (0.098%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.098%) WCAG
10 1 (0.049%) SDET
10 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 79 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (3.13%) Docker
3 60 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 33 (1.62%) XenApp
5 26 (1.27%) vSphere
6 14 (0.69%) Apache Flume
7 13 (0.64%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.39%) Squid
10 6 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.29%) Xen
11 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.20%) Firmware
12 4 (0.20%) iptables
12 4 (0.20%) NFS
12 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 81 (3.97%) Puppet
2 69 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (2.94%) Ansible
4 40 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (1.27%) Kubernetes
6 21 (1.03%) Nagios
7 20 (0.98%) SCCM
8 15 (0.73%) Terraform
9 14 (0.69%) Oozie
10 12 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
10 12 (0.59%) Mesos
11 11 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.54%) WMI
11 11 (0.54%) ZABBIX
12 10 (0.49%) Control-M
13 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
13 9 (0.44%) SCOM
14 8 (0.39%) Salt
15 7 (0.34%) Cacti
15 7 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 389 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 248 (12.14%) Oracle
3 109 (5.34%) SAP
4 99 (4.85%) VMware
5 76 (3.72%) Cisco
6 60 (2.94%) HP
7 51 (2.50%) Citrix
8 49 (2.40%) IBM
9 48 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 47 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (1.62%) Sun
12 30 (1.47%) ServiceNow
13 26 (1.27%) Sybase
14 24 (1.18%) Remedy
15 23 (1.13%) Informatica
16 21 (1.03%) Google
16 21 (1.03%) RedGate
17 17 (0.83%) Atlassian
17 17 (0.83%) BMC
18 15 (0.73%) Sonatype
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum includes Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive +Audi A3*
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Pesaro
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Car + Bonus + Pension + 25 days Leav
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago