The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 269 266 260
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1142 1124 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 1.06% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.33% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 874 886 993
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,200 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%

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
92648 84518 90975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.58% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73866 69082 77128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 1050 £50,000 +9.89% 101
London -8 566 £55,000 +4.76% 42
City of London +2 173 £55,000 +4.76% 15
South East -76 136 £50,000 +17.64% 18
Yorkshire +7 83 £44,000 +33.33% 6
North West +3 81 £36,500 -14.11% 9
West Yorkshire -6 69 £46,750 +13.33% 5
Scotland +13 64 £50,000 +21.96% 10
East of England -6 56 £47,500 +26.66% 10
Berkshire -12 45 £47,500 +5.55% 5
East Midlands -26 44 £39,500 +12.85% 6
West Midlands -35 39 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cheshire +15 38 £30,000 -36.17% 4
South West -28 38 £42,500 +30.76% 6
Leicestershire +18 33 £38,000 -2.56% 5
Glasgow +6 29 £53,750 +43.33% 4
Leeds -26 29 £46,250 +8.82% 5
Manchester -8 26 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Edinburgh +8 24 £50,000 +20.48% 4
Birmingham -18 21 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -45 21 £47,750 +27.33% 2
Bradford +5 19 £45,000 +111.77%
Hertfordshire -9 19 £57,500 +44.65% 6
Leicester +8 17 £43,401 +33.54% 2
Kent +3 17 £60,000 +21.21% 5
Warrington - 16 £30,000 - 2
Bracknell +13 15 £62,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 15 £50,000 +11.73% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Surrey -23 13 £44,000 -26.66% 2

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management.

1 708 (29.02%) Finance
2 706 (28.93%) ITIL
3 684 (28.03%) SQL
4 565 (23.16%) Java
5 536 (21.97%) Oracle
6 532 (21.80%) SQL Server
7 529 (21.68%) Windows
8 480 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 424 (17.38%) Linux
10 417 (17.09%) .NET
11 396 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
12 386 (15.82%) Change Management
13 376 (15.41%) Project Management
13 376 (15.41%) Degree
14 372 (15.25%) UNIX
15 356 (14.59%) Configuration Management
16 326 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
17 308 (12.62%) Subversion
18 306 (12.54%) HTML
19 300 (12.30%) XML
20 294 (12.05%) Service Delivery
21 292 (11.97%) MS Excel
22 282 (11.56%) Service Management
23 272 (11.15%) C#
24 267 (10.94%) JavaScript
25 266 (10.90%) TDD
26 256 (10.49%) QA
27 237 (9.71%) Jenkins
28 235 (9.63%) CSS
29 231 (9.47%) Web Services

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 147 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 145 (5.94%) Apache
3 95 (3.89%) IIS
4 90 (3.69%) WebLogic
4 90 (3.69%) MS Exchange
5 69 (2.83%) WebSphere
5 69 (2.83%) Confluence
6 64 (2.62%) Tomcat
7 59 (2.42%) CMS
8 50 (2.05%) Drupal
9 47 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
9 47 (1.93%) Adobe CQ
10 43 (1.76%) FileNet
11 39 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
12 34 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 27 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (0.82%) SAS
15 18 (0.74%) LiveCycle
16 17 (0.70%) WordPress
17 16 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 292 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 115 (4.71%) MS Office
3 38 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 23 (0.94%) MS Project
6 17 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.082%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.041%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.041%) Maya
9 1 (0.041%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.041%) SPSS
9 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
4 24 (0.98%) HFM
5 20 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
6 19 (0.78%) Markit EDM
7 13 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 9 (0.37%) Magento
8 9 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 9 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (0.37%) BASE24
9 8 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
9 8 (0.33%) Fredhopper
9 8 (0.33%) Cordys
10 7 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.29%) assyst
10 7 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 94 (3.85%) SaaS
2 44 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.20%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) GitHub
6 4 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (0.16%) PaaS
7 2 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.082%) Heroku
8 1 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.041%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.20%) Firewall
2 67 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 65 (2.66%) SAN
4 60 (2.46%) Internet
5 59 (2.42%) LAN
6 54 (2.21%) WAN
7 46 (1.89%) DHCP
8 40 (1.64%) HTTP
9 39 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (1.60%) VPN
10 34 (1.39%) DNS
11 30 (1.23%) NetScaler
11 30 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (0.82%) IP Telephony
13 17 (0.70%) Network Security
13 17 (0.70%) IPsec
13 17 (0.70%) VoIP
14 15 (0.61%) Intranet
15 14 (0.57%) SSL
15 14 (0.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 155 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 146 (5.98%) MySQL
4 108 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 107 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 98 (4.02%) Oracle Database
7 87 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 87 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 77 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
9 70 (2.87%) MongoDB
10 60 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 57 (2.34%) RDBMS
12 47 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 34 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
16 33 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 31 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
18 30 (1.23%) DB2
19 29 (1.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 308 (12.62%) Subversion
2 237 (9.71%) Jenkins
3 194 (7.95%) JIRA
4 186 (7.62%) Git (software)
5 151 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 147 (6.02%) Maven
7 97 (3.98%) Hudson
8 87 (3.57%) Ant
9 79 (3.24%) JUnit
10 60 (2.46%) Visual Studio
11 53 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
12 52 (2.13%) Selenium
13 45 (1.84%) CruiseControl
13 45 (1.84%) MSBuild
14 39 (1.60%) NUnit
15 31 (1.27%) Cucumber
16 27 (1.11%) Eclipse
17 25 (1.02%) TeamCity
18 24 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 22 (0.90%) Gradle
General
1 708 (29.02%) Finance
2 195 (7.99%) Banking
3 169 (6.93%) Retail
4 108 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 101 (4.14%) Advertising
6 68 (2.79%) Legal
7 67 (2.75%) Marketing
8 58 (2.38%) Investment Banking
9 56 (2.30%) Front Office
10 53 (2.17%) Games
11 49 (2.01%) Financial Institution
12 39 (1.60%) Law
13 31 (1.27%) Back Office
14 24 (0.98%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.78%) Publishing
16 16 (0.66%) Billing
17 15 (0.61%) Electronics
18 8 (0.33%) Online Betting
19 7 (0.29%) General Ledger
20 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 465 (19.06%) Developer
2 396 (16.23%) Analyst
3 229 (9.39%) Release Manager
4 153 (6.27%) Support Analyst
5 149 (6.11%) Service Manager
6 133 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 110 (4.51%) Applications Support
8 91 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
9 82 (3.36%) Senior Developer
10 81 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 74 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
11 74 (3.03%) Support Engineer
12 72 (2.95%) Project Manager
13 69 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
14 67 (2.75%) .NET Developer
15 65 (2.66%) Team Leader
16 61 (2.50%) Administrator
17 60 (2.46%) DBA
18 58 (2.38%) Consultant
19 56 (2.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (17.09%) .NET
2 306 (12.54%) HTML
3 300 (12.30%) XML
4 235 (9.63%) CSS
5 231 (9.47%) Web Services
6 161 (6.60%) ASP.NET
7 158 (6.48%) HTML5
8 130 (5.33%) Spring
9 116 (4.75%) jQuery
10 108 (4.43%) Middleware
11 90 (3.69%) CSS3
12 83 (3.40%) Hibernate
13 78 (3.20%) J2EE
14 76 (3.11%) JSON
15 63 (2.58%) REST
16 61 (2.50%) SOAP
16 61 (2.50%) Ajax
17 60 (2.46%) WCF
18 59 (2.42%) LAMP
19 55 (2.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 163 (6.68%) Management Information System
2 148 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 112 (4.59%) Open Source
4 68 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (1.76%) CMDB
7 35 (1.43%) Derivative
8 34 (1.39%) Equities
9 32 (1.31%) Replication
10 28 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 28 (1.15%) Mainframe
11 26 (1.07%) Mathematics
12 24 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 23 (0.94%) CLARiiON
14 22 (0.90%) Mobile App
15 20 (0.82%) Credit Risk
15 20 (0.82%) Video on Demand
15 20 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
16 18 (0.74%) Fixed Income
16 18 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 529 (21.68%) Windows
2 424 (17.38%) Linux
3 372 (15.25%) UNIX
4 91 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (2.42%) Android
7 53 (2.17%) Solaris
8 48 (1.97%) Apple iOS
9 38 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (1.39%) Windows 7
12 27 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 27 (1.11%) AIX
13 24 (0.98%) Mac OS X
14 20 (0.82%) CentOS
15 18 (0.74%) Debian
16 14 (0.57%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.37%) FreeBSD
18 8 (0.33%) Windows XP
19 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (28.93%) ITIL
2 396 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (15.82%) Change Management
4 376 (15.41%) Project Management
5 356 (14.59%) Configuration Management
6 326 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
7 294 (12.05%) Service Delivery
8 282 (11.56%) Service Management
9 266 (10.90%) TDD
10 222 (9.10%) Scrum
11 197 (8.07%) E-Commerce
12 195 (7.99%) DevOps
13 186 (7.62%) Software Engineering
14 170 (6.97%) Problem Management
15 154 (6.31%) OO
16 148 (6.07%) Unit Testing
17 143 (5.86%) Change Control
18 142 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
19 136 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
20 128 (5.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 684 (28.03%) SQL
2 565 (23.16%) Java
3 272 (11.15%) C#
4 267 (10.94%) JavaScript
5 146 (5.98%) T-SQL
6 125 (5.12%) VB
7 105 (4.30%) Perl
8 101 (4.14%) PHP
9 97 (3.98%) PowerShell
10 88 (3.61%) Python
11 85 (3.48%) Shell Script
12 81 (3.32%) Groovy
13 64 (2.62%) C++
13 64 (2.62%) Bash Shell
14 55 (2.25%) Scala
15 51 (2.09%) PL/SQL
16 50 (2.05%) VBA
16 50 (2.05%) Ruby
17 47 (1.93%) VB.NET
18 46 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 376 (15.41%) Degree
2 118 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 93 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (2.70%) ISEB
5 51 (2.09%) ISTQB
6 48 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (1.80%) Security Cleared
8 33 (1.35%) CCNA
9 31 (1.27%) CCNP
10 30 (1.23%) MCSE
11 21 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
11 21 (0.86%) PMI Certification
12 19 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 19 (0.78%) PMP
13 16 (0.66%) SC Cleared
14 15 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (0.53%) OCP
16 10 (0.41%) APMP
17 9 (0.37%) MCITP
17 9 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (10.49%) QA
2 150 (6.15%) SLA
3 49 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.29%) COBIT
6 5 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.12%) EMIR
8 3 (0.12%) WAI
9 2 (0.082%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.082%) TickIT
9 2 (0.082%) HL7
9 2 (0.082%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.082%) Basel III
10 1 (0.041%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 149 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 101 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.46%) XenApp
4 39 (1.60%) vSphere
5 28 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 26 (1.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 23 (0.94%) UAG
8 21 (0.86%) KVM
9 20 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (0.70%) Varnish
11 15 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (0.57%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.33%) NFS
14 8 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 8 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (0.33%) Xen
14 8 (0.33%) Docker
15 7 (0.29%) XenServer
15 7 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 55 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (2.21%) Puppet
3 39 (1.60%) Nagios
4 26 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
5 24 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.78%) SCCM
7 17 (0.70%) CA Endevor
7 17 (0.70%) Control-M
8 11 (0.45%) Data Guard
8 11 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (0.41%) HAProxy
10 9 (0.37%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.37%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.33%) Ansible
11 8 (0.33%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.29%) Capistrano
12 7 (0.29%) Opsview
13 5 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.16%) ARCserve
14 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 536 (21.97%) Oracle
2 480 (19.67%) Microsoft
3 140 (5.74%) IBM
4 139 (5.70%) VMware
5 133 (5.45%) Citrix
6 102 (4.18%) Cisco
7 82 (3.36%) Adobe
8 72 (2.95%) Red Hat
9 67 (2.75%) SAP
10 59 (2.42%) EMC
11 51 (2.09%) Cognos
12 48 (1.97%) Remedy
13 46 (1.89%) Google
14 44 (1.80%) Sybase
15 42 (1.72%) HP
16 37 (1.52%) Twitter
17 31 (1.27%) hybris
18 30 (1.23%) Informatica
19 29 (1.19%) JBoss
20 24 (0.98%) CA
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
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City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday