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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 320 314 300
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 906 1099 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 1.00% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.14% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 724 831 917
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
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 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -10 840 £52,500 +5.00% 81
London -1 363 £60,000 - 30
South East +3 153 £47,500 - 10
North West +23 69 £52,500 +16.66% 9
City of London +21 67 £57,500 -4.95% 8
East Midlands +53 61 £45,000 +20.00% 6
East of England -7 58 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Berkshire +30 57 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West -10 50 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Yorkshire +30 47 £37,500 +4.16% 5
West Midlands -38 37 £45,000 +12.50% 5
West Yorkshire +22 36 £36,000 -6.49% 4
Surrey +33 34 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Nottingham +35 33 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Nottinghamshire +34 33 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Reading +32 32 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Manchester -16 29 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Scotland 0 27 £63,750 +82.14% 5
Bedfordshire +38 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Kent +34 24 £38,000 -26.92% 1
Merseyside - 22 £50,000 - 5
Glasgow +9 21 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Liverpool - 21 £51,250 - 5
Warwickshire +17 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Warwick +8 18 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire -22 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wales +1 15 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Tunbridge Wells +30 13 £38,000 +40.74% 1
Wiltshire +21 13 £39,000 -25.71% 2

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 685 (35.11%) ITIL
2 591 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 570 (29.22%) Finance
4 447 (22.91%) SQL
5 398 (20.40%) Microsoft
6 397 (20.35%) Change Management
7 365 (18.71%) SQL Server
8 364 (18.66%) Java
9 314 (16.09%) .NET
10 291 (14.92%) Windows
10 291 (14.92%) Project Management
11 275 (14.10%) JavaScript
12 270 (13.84%) QA
13 257 (13.17%) SDLC
14 255 (13.07%) DevOps
15 246 (12.61%) C#
16 245 (12.56%) Configuration Management
17 227 (11.64%) Linux
17 227 (11.64%) Web Services
18 210 (10.76%) Degree
19 203 (10.40%) Oracle
20 200 (10.25%) Service Delivery
21 196 (10.05%) HTML
22 191 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
23 190 (9.74%) Service Management
24 188 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
25 177 (9.07%) Scrum
25 177 (9.07%) MS Excel
26 173 (8.87%) XML
27 169 (8.66%) Problem Management

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 (4.51%) IIS
2 73 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 59 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 58 (2.97%) Apache
4 58 (2.97%) CMS
5 51 (2.61%) JBoss
6 40 (2.05%) Confluence
6 40 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 39 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.13%) MS Exchange
9 20 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
10 15 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (0.72%) Apache Pig
11 14 (0.72%) WordPress
12 12 (0.62%) Apache Qpid
12 12 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
12 12 (0.62%) Mule
12 12 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.56%) Jadu
13 11 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 177 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.82%) MS Office
3 27 (1.38%) MS Project
4 16 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (1.64%) SAP ERP
2 25 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.46%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.41%) SAP HR
7 7 (0.36%) Siebel Analytics
8 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.31%) Summit
9 5 (0.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 5 (0.26%) Magento
9 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.26%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.21%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.15%) Endur
11 3 (0.15%) LatentZero
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 107 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.41%) SaaS
4 41 (2.10%) GitHub
5 30 (1.54%) PaaS
6 28 (1.44%) Office 365
7 24 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.92%) IaaS
9 15 (0.77%) Google App Engine
9 15 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.67%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.67%) Heroku
11 12 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
12 10 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.31%) Force.com
14 5 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.26%) Route 53
14 5 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.64%) Internet
2 48 (2.46%) SAN
3 47 (2.41%) LAN
4 46 (2.36%) Firewall
5 42 (2.15%) WAN
6 41 (2.10%) DNS
7 35 (1.79%) Intranet
8 26 (1.33%) HTTP
9 22 (1.13%) LDAP
10 21 (1.08%) DHCP
11 15 (0.77%) TCP/IP
12 14 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (0.67%) Cisco IPT
13 13 (0.67%) IP Telephony
13 13 (0.67%) SSL
14 12 (0.62%) AMQP
14 12 (0.62%) Software-Defined Networking
15 11 (0.56%) Wireless
16 10 (0.51%) FTP
17 9 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 161 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 99 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (4.97%) RDBMS
5 89 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 89 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 86 (4.41%) MySQL
7 84 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 47 (2.41%) NoSQL
10 45 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
11 43 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (1.95%) Big Data
13 37 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (1.03%) Oracle Database
17 17 (0.87%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.72%) Apache Hive
18 14 (0.72%) HBase
Development Applications
1 163 (8.35%) JIRA
2 145 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 122 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 91 (4.66%) Subversion
5 90 (4.61%) Jenkins
6 74 (3.79%) Maven
7 55 (2.82%) Visual Studio
8 51 (2.61%) Selenium
9 50 (2.56%) TeamCity
10 48 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
11 39 (2.00%) Ant
12 37 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 35 (1.79%) LoadRunner
14 32 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 31 (1.59%) HP UFT
16 23 (1.18%) Hudson
17 22 (1.13%) ClearQuest
18 20 (1.03%) JUnit
18 20 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 19 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 570 (29.22%) Finance
2 118 (6.05%) Banking
3 105 (5.38%) Retail
4 50 (2.56%) Legal
5 37 (1.90%) Marketing
6 33 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 32 (1.64%) Front Office
8 31 (1.59%) Advertising
9 29 (1.49%) Back Office
10 27 (1.38%) Games
11 26 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.33%) Law
12 25 (1.28%) Investment Banking
13 21 (1.08%) Publishing
14 19 (0.97%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.77%) Billing
16 9 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.41%) Automotive
18 7 (0.36%) Private Banking
19 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 380 (19.48%) Developer
2 276 (14.15%) Analyst
3 227 (11.64%) Release Manager
4 127 (6.51%) IT Manager
5 120 (6.15%) .NET Developer
6 115 (5.89%) Applications Support
7 110 (5.64%) Project Manager
8 106 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 99 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 95 (4.87%) Support Analyst
11 83 (4.25%) Change Manager
12 77 (3.95%) Architect
12 77 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
13 69 (3.54%) Applications Support Analyst
14 65 (3.33%) Java Developer
15 64 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
16 62 (3.18%) Team Leader
17 59 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 58 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
18 58 (2.97%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (16.09%) .NET
2 227 (11.64%) Web Services
3 196 (10.05%) HTML
4 173 (8.87%) XML
5 154 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 148 (7.59%) CSS
7 125 (6.41%) jQuery
8 110 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 96 (4.92%) AngularJS
10 87 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 79 (4.05%) HTML5
12 78 (4.00%) WCF
13 76 (3.90%) Spring
14 75 (3.84%) JSON
15 65 (3.33%) .NET Framework
16 60 (3.08%) REST
17 58 (2.97%) XSLT
18 56 (2.87%) Ajax
19 54 (2.77%) RESTful
20 51 (2.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 161 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 82 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 70 (3.59%) Data Centre
6 53 (2.72%) CMDB
7 41 (2.10%) User Experience
8 40 (2.05%) Virtual Team
9 35 (1.79%) FMCG
10 33 (1.69%) Replication
11 32 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (1.49%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.33%) Derivative
13 26 (1.33%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.28%) Algorithms
15 22 (1.13%) iPad
16 20 (1.03%) Client/Server
17 19 (0.97%) Data Structures
18 18 (0.92%) BBC
18 18 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 291 (14.92%) Windows
2 227 (11.64%) Linux
3 136 (6.97%) Unix
4 118 (6.05%) Windows Server
5 51 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (1.85%) CentOS
8 34 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (1.64%) Android
10 24 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 20 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 14 (0.72%) Debian
12 14 (0.72%) Solaris
12 14 (0.72%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.46%) AIX
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.31%) MVS
17 4 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (35.11%) ITIL
2 591 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (20.35%) Change Management
4 291 (14.92%) Project Management
5 257 (13.17%) SDLC
6 255 (13.07%) DevOps
7 245 (12.56%) Configuration Management
8 200 (10.25%) Service Delivery
9 191 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
10 190 (9.74%) Service Management
11 188 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 177 (9.07%) Scrum
13 169 (8.66%) Problem Management
14 165 (8.46%) MVC
15 156 (8.00%) Mentoring
16 148 (7.59%) Waterfall
17 142 (7.28%) TDD
18 135 (6.92%) Incident Management
19 129 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
20 128 (6.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 447 (22.91%) SQL
2 364 (18.66%) Java
3 275 (14.10%) JavaScript
4 246 (12.61%) C#
5 154 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 124 (6.36%) PowerShell
7 116 (5.95%) Python
8 76 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 69 (3.54%) Perl
10 65 (3.33%) C++
11 62 (3.18%) PHP
12 58 (2.97%) VB
13 50 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 38 (1.95%) C
15 37 (1.90%) Ruby
16 33 (1.69%) PL/SQL
17 32 (1.64%) XPath
18 28 (1.44%) VB.NET
19 21 (1.08%) VBScript
20 20 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 210 (10.76%) Degree
2 95 (4.87%) ITIL Certification
3 69 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (3.38%) Security Cleared
5 39 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 27 (1.38%) ISEB
7 26 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 26 (1.33%) MCSD
8 22 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 21 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 20 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 19 (0.97%) MCTS
12 14 (0.72%) MCPD
13 12 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.56%) PMP
15 9 (0.46%) CCNP
15 9 (0.46%) MCITP
15 9 (0.46%) MCSE
16 8 (0.41%) HP ASE
17 7 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (13.84%) QA
2 120 (6.15%) SLA
3 44 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.26%) WCAG
8 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.10%) COBIT
9 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 85 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 59 (3.02%) Docker
4 25 (1.28%) XenApp
5 23 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 20 (1.03%) vSphere
7 14 (0.72%) Apache Flume
8 12 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.36%) Squid
10 7 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.31%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.31%) Xen
11 6 (0.31%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.21%) KVM
13 3 (0.15%) Firmware
13 3 (0.15%) NFS
13 3 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 74 (3.79%) Puppet
2 64 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (2.31%) Ansible
4 38 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (1.28%) Kubernetes
6 23 (1.18%) SCOM
7 20 (1.03%) SCCM
8 14 (0.72%) Oozie
9 13 (0.67%) Nagios
9 13 (0.67%) Perfmon
10 12 (0.62%) CFEngine
10 12 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
10 12 (0.62%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.56%) Mesos
12 10 (0.51%) Control-M
12 10 (0.51%) Salt
12 10 (0.51%) WMI
12 10 (0.51%) yum
13 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 398 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 203 (10.40%) Oracle
3 107 (5.48%) VMware
4 95 (4.87%) SAP
5 88 (4.51%) HP
6 63 (3.23%) Cisco
7 47 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 38 (1.95%) Citrix
9 35 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 33 (1.69%) IBM
11 31 (1.59%) Google
12 26 (1.33%) Sybase
13 23 (1.18%) iManage
14 22 (1.13%) MuleSoft
14 22 (1.13%) NetApp
15 21 (1.08%) Atlassian
15 21 (1.08%) Dell
15 21 (1.08%) Remedy
16 20 (1.03%) RedGate
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £410 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £58000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% car allowance + 5% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + exc. bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £37,800 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago