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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
UK
Rank 299 318 323
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 837 1021 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 1.00% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.13% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 641 791 767
Median salary £55,000 £48,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,825
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%

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
74514 90394 91285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.27% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61291 75075 74756
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +11 807 £55,000 +10.00% 84
London +24 373 £57,500 - 33
South East +84 139 £50,000 +5.26% 12
East of England +60 102 £36,000 -20.00% 13
City of London +16 81 £55,000 +0.91% 10
South West +33 61 £40,000 - 5
Yorkshire +18 55 £47,500 +18.75% 8
West Yorkshire +18 48 £47,500 +15.85% 7
Leeds +45 40 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Berkshire +40 38 £70,000 +64.70% 2
North West -59 38 £45,000 - 10
Surrey +76 32 £47,500 -7.31% 5
Hampshire +38 32 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Cambridgeshire +26 30 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Cambridge +37 29 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Norfolk +7 23 £35,000 -
Norwich - 23 £35,000 -
Bristol +2 20 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Manchester -40 19 £37,500 -18.91% 3
West Midlands -43 19 £53,500 +14.43% 2
Essex +22 16 £57,500 +21.05%
Oxfordshire +19 16 £53,750 +14.97% 1
Somerset +8 16 £36,500 -30.47%
East Midlands -10 16 £56,250 +32.35%
Reading +40 15 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Scotland +4 15 £72,500 +107.14% 6
Ipswich +46 12 £34,675 -7.53% 1
Suffolk +25 12 £34,675 -7.53% 1
Oxford +9 12 £53,750 +13.15%
Liverpool +5 12 £45,000 - 3

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 641 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (30.35%) Finance
3 519 (30.17%) ITIL
4 455 (26.45%) Microsoft
5 411 (23.90%) SQL
6 322 (18.72%) .NET
7 320 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 319 (18.55%) Change Management
9 301 (17.50%) Java
10 297 (17.27%) QA
11 296 (17.21%) Configuration Management
12 287 (16.69%) SDLC
13 282 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
14 272 (15.81%) DevOps
15 262 (15.23%) C#
16 260 (15.12%) JavaScript
16 260 (15.12%) Windows
17 256 (14.88%) MVC
18 248 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 246 (14.30%) Web Services
20 229 (13.31%) Project Management
21 227 (13.20%) HTML
22 222 (12.91%) ASP.NET
22 222 (12.91%) Linux
23 218 (12.67%) XML
24 201 (11.69%) Oracle
25 196 (11.40%) TDD
26 181 (10.52%) ASP.NET MVC
27 167 (9.71%) Degree
27 167 (9.71%) Analytical Skills

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
1 110 (6.40%) CMS
2 86 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 84 (4.88%) IIS
4 74 (4.30%) WebSphere
5 72 (4.19%) JBoss
6 66 (3.84%) Apache
7 60 (3.49%) SharePoint
8 43 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 41 (2.38%) WebLogic
10 38 (2.21%) Confluence
11 37 (2.15%) Apache ServiceMix
12 32 (1.86%) Mule
13 29 (1.69%) Anypoint
14 27 (1.57%) MS Exchange
15 22 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (0.93%) Skype for Business
17 15 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
18 14 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 12 (0.70%) Alfresco
19 12 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 141 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.50%) MS Office
3 19 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.76%) MS Project
5 9 (0.52%) Simulink
6 7 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.058%) Blender
Business Applications
1 24 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.47%) Northgate Housing
4 8 (0.47%) Radian6
4 8 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 6 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.23%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.23%) PlanetPress Connect
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.12%) HFM
9 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.12%) Magento
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.98%) SaaS
4 30 (1.74%) GitHub
5 26 (1.51%) Office 365
6 17 (0.99%) IaaS
7 16 (0.93%) PaaS
8 15 (0.87%) Force.com
9 10 (0.58%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.47%) Heroku
11 7 (0.41%) G Suite
12 6 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.23%) iPaaS
15 2 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.92%) Internet
2 90 (5.23%) Intranet
3 36 (2.09%) Firewall
4 35 (2.03%) DNS
5 27 (1.57%) SAN
6 22 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.16%) LAN
8 18 (1.05%) WAN
9 16 (0.93%) HTTP
10 14 (0.81%) Kerberos
11 13 (0.76%) Network Security
11 13 (0.76%) Skype
12 12 (0.70%) DHCP
12 12 (0.70%) SSL
13 9 (0.52%) Profibus
13 9 (0.52%) VLAN
14 5 (0.29%) AMQP
14 5 (0.29%) SSH
15 4 (0.23%) FTP
15 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 154 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (5.99%) SQL Server 2014
4 98 (5.70%) Relational Database
5 75 (4.36%) MySQL
6 66 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (2.62%) RDBMS
9 43 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (2.03%) NoSQL
11 29 (1.69%) MongoDB
12 26 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.34%) Big Data
15 18 (1.05%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.87%) MarkLogic
16 15 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.76%) Hadoop
18 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 248 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 149 (8.66%) Git (software)
3 145 (8.43%) Visual Studio
4 115 (6.69%) Jenkins
5 107 (6.22%) JIRA
6 97 (5.64%) Subversion
7 67 (3.90%) Maven
8 48 (2.79%) Selenium
9 39 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
10 37 (2.15%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.80%) Hudson
12 30 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (1.69%) Cucumber
14 28 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
15 27 (1.57%) SonarQube
16 26 (1.51%) JUnit
17 24 (1.40%) Ant
18 17 (0.99%) HP UFT
18 17 (0.99%) MSBuild
18 17 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 522 (30.35%) Finance
2 118 (6.86%) Banking
3 90 (5.23%) Retail
4 54 (3.14%) Legal
4 54 (3.14%) Marketing
5 45 (2.62%) Publishing
6 36 (2.09%) Investment Banking
7 30 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.51%) Front Office
9 18 (1.05%) Electronics
10 17 (0.99%) Back Office
11 15 (0.87%) Law
11 15 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.70%) Games
13 10 (0.58%) Advertising
14 8 (0.47%) Billing
15 7 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.058%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 340 (19.77%) Developer
2 253 (14.71%) Analyst
3 175 (10.17%) Release Manager
4 155 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 134 (7.79%) C# Developer
6 119 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 107 (6.22%) Architect
8 100 (5.81%) Applications Support
9 85 (4.94%) Support Analyst
10 82 (4.77%) Senior Developer
11 71 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 71 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 69 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
13 68 (3.95%) Java Developer
14 66 (3.84%) Project Manager
15 51 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
16 49 (2.85%) Lead Developer
17 47 (2.73%) IT Manager
17 47 (2.73%) Senior .NET Developer
17 47 (2.73%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (18.72%) .NET
2 246 (14.30%) Web Services
3 227 (13.20%) HTML
4 222 (12.91%) ASP.NET
5 218 (12.67%) XML
6 181 (10.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 164 (9.53%) CSS
8 154 (8.95%) HTML5
9 123 (7.15%) .NET Framework
10 113 (6.57%) XSLT
11 112 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 110 (6.40%) RESTful
13 103 (5.99%) CSS3
14 102 (5.93%) jQuery
15 99 (5.76%) Spring
16 92 (5.35%) AngularJS
16 92 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 89 (5.17%) JSON
18 88 (5.12%) Entity Framework
19 72 (4.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 167 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (5.64%) User Experience
3 84 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 69 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 53 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.21%) Fintech
7 38 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 35 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 29 (1.69%) CMDB
10 27 (1.57%) PMI
11 23 (1.34%) Clustering
12 18 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (1.05%) PKI
13 17 (0.99%) Public Cloud
14 14 (0.81%) Equities
14 14 (0.81%) Replication
15 12 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
15 12 (0.70%) SWIFT
16 10 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 260 (15.12%) Windows
2 222 (12.91%) Linux
3 150 (8.72%) Unix
4 104 (6.05%) Windows Server
5 51 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (2.56%) Android
7 43 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 38 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (1.80%) CentOS
11 25 (1.45%) Solaris
12 12 (0.70%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.52%) AIX
13 9 (0.52%) VxWorks
14 7 (0.41%) HPUX
15 6 (0.35%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.29%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
2 519 (30.17%) ITIL
3 319 (18.55%) Change Management
4 296 (17.21%) Configuration Management
5 287 (16.69%) SDLC
6 282 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
7 272 (15.81%) DevOps
8 256 (14.88%) MVC
9 229 (13.31%) Project Management
10 196 (11.40%) TDD
11 159 (9.24%) Service Delivery
12 157 (9.13%) Scrum
13 154 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 153 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 152 (8.84%) Service Management
16 134 (7.79%) OO
17 133 (7.73%) Web Development
18 130 (7.56%) Test Scripting
19 119 (6.92%) Software Engineering
20 116 (6.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 411 (23.90%) SQL
2 301 (17.50%) Java
3 262 (15.23%) C#
4 260 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 149 (8.66%) PowerShell
6 121 (7.03%) Python
7 98 (5.70%) XPath
8 86 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 63 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 62 (3.60%) PHP
11 56 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 51 (2.97%) C
12 51 (2.97%) VB.NET
13 50 (2.91%) Ruby
14 49 (2.85%) Perl
15 43 (2.50%) VB
16 34 (1.98%) C++
17 24 (1.40%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.93%) VBScript
19 15 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 167 (9.71%) Degree
2 88 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 55 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (2.62%) ISEB
6 40 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (1.98%) PMI Certification
8 31 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 28 (1.63%) PMP
10 26 (1.51%) ISTQB
11 21 (1.22%) APMP
12 15 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.70%) MCSD
14 11 (0.64%) MCSA
15 9 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.52%) MCSE
16 6 (0.35%) MCP
17 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 297 (17.27%) QA
2 84 (4.88%) SLA
3 13 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.52%) COBIT
5 8 (0.47%) IEC 61508
6 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 1 (0.058%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.058%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.058%) SDET
9 1 (0.058%) UCITS
System Software
1 96 (5.58%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.03%) Docker
4 30 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.05%) vSphere
6 12 (0.70%) XenApp
6 12 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.35%) iptables
10 4 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.17%) Firmware
11 3 (0.17%) KVM
11 3 (0.17%) NFS
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.17%) Squid
11 3 (0.17%) Varnish
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.12%) Xen
13 1 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 57 (3.31%) Ansible
2 56 (3.26%) Puppet
3 50 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.80%) SCCM
4 31 (1.80%) SCOM
5 25 (1.45%) WSUS
6 23 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (1.22%) Nagios
8 14 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
9 12 (0.70%) Terraform
10 10 (0.58%) Kubernetes
10 10 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.47%) Salt
11 8 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.41%) Perfmon
13 6 (0.35%) Control-M
13 6 (0.35%) Graphite
13 6 (0.35%) vRealize
14 5 (0.29%) CFEngine
14 5 (0.29%) Mesos
Vendors
1 455 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 201 (11.69%) Oracle
3 113 (6.57%) HP
4 91 (5.29%) SAP
5 85 (4.94%) VMware
6 73 (4.24%) IBM
7 50 (2.91%) Atlassian
8 40 (2.33%) MuleSoft
8 40 (2.33%) WSO2
9 39 (2.27%) Talend
10 32 (1.86%) webMethods
11 29 (1.69%) Citrix
12 28 (1.63%) NetApp
13 27 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.51%) Cisco
15 25 (1.45%) Red Hat
16 20 (1.16%) ServiceNow
17 18 (1.05%) Remedy
18 17 (0.99%) Sitecore
19 15 (0.87%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 Per Day - £550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 Per Day - £550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 Per Day - £550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £49,000 to £51,750 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday