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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
UK
Rank 312 335 294
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -41
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 829 927 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 0.93% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.06% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 626 725 863
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%

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
73988 87832 90309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.69% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60898 73039 74561
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +27 790 £55,000 +10.00% 92
London +28 365 £55,000 -4.34% 35
South East +52 116 £48,000 +1.05% 13
East of England +62 112 £45,000 +5.88% 7
City of London +55 96 £55,000 +0.91% 10
South West +29 51 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Berkshire +52 41 £72,500 +70.58% 2
Yorkshire +9 37 £50,000 +53.84% 13
North West -37 37 £41,374 -8.05% 6
Cambridgeshire +38 34 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridge +27 29 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -37 29 £42,500 -2.85% 3
West Yorkshire +17 28 £43,500 +20.00% 13
Hampshire +29 26 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East Midlands 0 26 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Leeds +26 25 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bedfordshire +19 21 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Essex +21 20 £57,500 +27.77%
Norfolk +8 20 £35,500 - 1
Norwich - 18 £35,500 - 1
Reading +53 17 £55,000 -8.33%
Gloucestershire +4 16 £40,000 -32.77% 4
Liverpool +4 16 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Merseyside +3 16 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Scotland +1 16 £75,000 +114.28% 2
Surrey +40 15 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Bristol +8 15 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Luton +4 15 £50,000 -28.57% 1
North East +5 14 £80,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire +40 13 £57,500 +21.05% 2

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 665 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (31.08%) ITIL
3 527 (29.99%) Finance
4 490 (27.89%) Microsoft
5 429 (24.42%) SQL
6 358 (20.38%) Change Management
7 346 (19.69%) SQL Server
8 329 (18.73%) .NET
9 327 (18.61%) QA
10 310 (17.64%) Java
11 306 (17.42%) SDLC
12 304 (17.30%) JavaScript
13 293 (16.68%) Configuration Management
14 287 (16.33%) MVC
15 279 (15.88%) C#
16 275 (15.65%) HTML
17 270 (15.37%) Web Services
17 270 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
18 265 (15.08%) Windows
19 260 (14.80%) DevOps
20 255 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
21 251 (14.29%) Project Management
22 248 (14.11%) XML
23 238 (13.55%) ASP.NET
24 222 (12.64%) Linux
25 200 (11.38%) CSS
26 199 (11.33%) Oracle
27 193 (10.98%) TDD
28 191 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
29 173 (9.85%) HTML5

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
1 121 (6.89%) CMS
2 84 (4.78%) IIS
3 75 (4.27%) WebSphere
4 72 (4.10%) Apache
4 72 (4.10%) JBoss
5 56 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 54 (3.07%) SharePoint
6 54 (3.07%) WebLogic
7 38 (2.16%) Confluence
8 33 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
9 29 (1.65%) Mule
10 19 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.85%) Alfresco
13 14 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.74%) Umbraco
15 12 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.63%) Skype for Business
17 9 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 154 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.05%) MS Office
3 21 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.85%) MS Project
5 9 (0.51%) Simulink
6 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.91%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.46%) Radian6
5 7 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.34%) Summit
7 5 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.23%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.11%) HFM
10 2 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 75 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.82%) GitHub
3 32 (1.82%) SaaS
4 27 (1.54%) Office 365
5 20 (1.14%) PaaS
6 15 (0.85%) Force.com
7 13 (0.74%) IaaS
8 11 (0.63%) Heroku
9 7 (0.40%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.28%) G Suite
12 4 (0.23%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 136 (7.74%) Internet
2 102 (5.81%) Intranet
3 34 (1.94%) Firewall
4 33 (1.88%) DNS
5 28 (1.59%) SAN
6 19 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.97%) HTTP
7 17 (0.97%) LAN
8 15 (0.85%) WAN
9 14 (0.80%) Kerberos
10 13 (0.74%) SSL
11 12 (0.68%) VLAN
12 10 (0.57%) Skype
13 9 (0.51%) DHCP
13 9 (0.51%) Network Security
13 9 (0.51%) Profibus
14 7 (0.40%) AMQP
14 7 (0.40%) RFID
15 6 (0.34%) LDAP
16 5 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 164 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 116 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 68 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (3.76%) MySQL
7 63 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 50 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 43 (2.45%) NoSQL
11 34 (1.94%) MongoDB
12 30 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.02%) Big Data
14 18 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (0.97%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.85%) Hadoop
17 14 (0.80%) MarkLogic
18 13 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 255 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 145 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 145 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 129 (7.34%) JIRA
4 105 (5.98%) Jenkins
5 94 (5.35%) Subversion
6 70 (3.98%) Maven
7 45 (2.56%) Selenium
8 37 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 34 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 33 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 33 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 31 (1.76%) Hudson
12 30 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
13 25 (1.42%) JUnit
13 25 (1.42%) SonarQube
14 22 (1.25%) Ant
15 21 (1.20%) HP UFT
16 20 (1.14%) LoadRunner
17 15 (0.85%) Mockito
General
1 527 (29.99%) Finance
2 134 (7.63%) Banking
3 81 (4.61%) Retail
4 62 (3.53%) Legal
5 57 (3.24%) Marketing
6 43 (2.45%) Publishing
7 37 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 33 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.76%) Front Office
10 20 (1.14%) Law
11 16 (0.91%) Advertising
11 16 (0.91%) Electronics
11 16 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.63%) Billing
14 10 (0.57%) Back Office
14 10 (0.57%) Games
15 6 (0.34%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.17%) Military
17 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 358 (20.38%) Developer
2 248 (14.11%) Analyst
3 174 (9.90%) Release Manager
4 166 (9.45%) .NET Developer
5 138 (7.85%) C# Developer
6 119 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (5.98%) Applications Support
8 100 (5.69%) Senior Developer
9 99 (5.63%) Architect
10 84 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 82 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 80 (4.55%) Support Analyst
13 77 (4.38%) Project Manager
14 76 (4.33%) Java Developer
15 64 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
16 61 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
17 60 (3.41%) Lead Developer
18 55 (3.13%) IT Manager
19 48 (2.73%) Applications Support Analyst
19 48 (2.73%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (18.73%) .NET
2 275 (15.65%) HTML
3 270 (15.37%) Web Services
4 248 (14.11%) XML
5 238 (13.55%) ASP.NET
6 200 (11.38%) CSS
7 191 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 173 (9.85%) HTML5
9 133 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 130 (7.40%) .NET Framework
10 130 (7.40%) jQuery
11 126 (7.17%) XSLT
12 118 (6.72%) CSS3
13 115 (6.55%) AngularJS
14 109 (6.20%) RESTful
14 109 (6.20%) Spring
15 102 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 102 (5.81%) Entity Framework
16 91 (5.18%) JSON
17 75 (4.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 167 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (6.43%) User Experience
3 78 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 74 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 58 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (2.28%) Data Centre
6 40 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.05%) CMDB
8 35 (1.99%) Virtual Team
9 33 (1.88%) Fintech
10 28 (1.59%) PMI
11 26 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.25%) Clustering
13 18 (1.02%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.97%) SWIFT
15 16 (0.91%) Equities
16 15 (0.85%) Public Cloud
16 15 (0.85%) Replication
17 13 (0.74%) Client/Server
17 13 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 265 (15.08%) Windows
2 222 (12.64%) Linux
3 155 (8.82%) Unix
4 110 (6.26%) Windows Server
5 56 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (2.11%) Android
7 37 (2.11%) Apple iOS
8 35 (1.99%) CentOS
9 29 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 16 (0.91%) Solaris
12 9 (0.51%) AIX
12 9 (0.51%) HPUX
12 9 (0.51%) VxWorks
13 7 (0.40%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (31.08%) ITIL
3 358 (20.38%) Change Management
4 306 (17.42%) SDLC
5 293 (16.68%) Configuration Management
6 287 (16.33%) MVC
7 270 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
8 260 (14.80%) DevOps
9 251 (14.29%) Project Management
10 193 (10.98%) TDD
11 167 (9.50%) Scrum
12 164 (9.33%) Service Delivery
13 157 (8.94%) OO
13 157 (8.94%) Service Management
14 152 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 149 (8.48%) Web Development
16 145 (8.25%) Test Scripting
17 140 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
18 126 (7.17%) Software Engineering
19 119 (6.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 429 (24.42%) SQL
2 310 (17.64%) Java
3 304 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 279 (15.88%) C#
5 130 (7.40%) PowerShell
6 117 (6.66%) Python
7 107 (6.09%) XPath
8 88 (5.01%) T-SQL
9 64 (3.64%) PHP
9 64 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 56 (3.19%) Bash Shell
11 53 (3.02%) C
12 49 (2.79%) C++
13 48 (2.73%) VB.NET
14 45 (2.56%) Ruby
15 44 (2.50%) Perl
16 43 (2.45%) VB
17 28 (1.59%) PL/SQL
18 20 (1.14%) Scala
19 15 (0.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 162 (9.22%) Degree
2 94 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 50 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
5 47 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (2.62%) ISEB
7 39 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 32 (1.82%) PMI Certification
9 27 (1.54%) PMP
10 26 (1.48%) ISTQB
11 17 (0.97%) APMP
12 15 (0.85%) MCSD
12 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (0.63%) MCSA
14 11 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.57%) MCSE
16 9 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 6 (0.34%) MCP
17 6 (0.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (18.61%) QA
2 100 (5.69%) SLA
3 12 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.46%) COBIT
4 8 (0.46%) IEC 61508
5 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) WCAG
9 1 (0.057%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.057%) UCITS
System Software
1 94 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 64 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.82%) Docker
4 30 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.80%) vSphere
6 10 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.57%) XenApp
7 9 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.17%) Varnish
12 3 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.11%) Firmware
13 2 (0.11%) iptables
14 1 (0.057%) KVM
14 1 (0.057%) NFS
14 1 (0.057%) vCloud
14 1 (0.057%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (2.68%) Ansible
2 46 (2.62%) Puppet
3 45 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (2.11%) SCOM
5 35 (1.99%) SCCM
6 24 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
7 23 (1.31%) WSUS
8 20 (1.14%) Nagios
9 15 (0.85%) Perfmon
10 14 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
11 11 (0.63%) Kubernetes
12 9 (0.51%) Terraform
12 9 (0.51%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (0.34%) Graphite
14 6 (0.34%) Mesos
14 6 (0.34%) vRealize
15 5 (0.28%) CFEngine
15 5 (0.28%) NetBackup
16 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 490 (27.89%) Microsoft
2 199 (11.33%) Oracle
3 128 (7.29%) HP
4 96 (5.46%) EPiServer
5 87 (4.95%) SAP
6 80 (4.55%) VMware
7 68 (3.87%) IBM
8 57 (3.24%) Atlassian
9 35 (1.99%) MuleSoft
10 32 (1.82%) Cisco
10 32 (1.82%) WSO2
11 30 (1.71%) Talend
12 27 (1.54%) NetApp
12 27 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 25 (1.42%) ServiceNow
13 25 (1.42%) webMethods
14 22 (1.25%) Citrix
15 19 (1.08%) Sitecore
16 18 (1.02%) Remedy
16 18 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £62100 - £90000 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Bonus + Flex Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £58000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago