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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 293 323 282
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1030 1078 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.98% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.14% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 775 788 968
Median salary £50,000 £48,730 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £70,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
86284 94752 102175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 77013 83070
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +27 969 £50,000 +2.04% 103
London +19 415 £60,000 - 43
West Midlands +56 142 £40,000 +10.34% 4
South East -47 139 £49,750 +4.73% 17
North West +55 79 £45,000 +15.38% 7
City of London +43 76 £57,500 - 8
East of England +17 75 £52,750 +24.11% 10
Manchester +38 67 £45,000 +0.55% 6
East Midlands +55 51 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Berkshire -8 47 £50,000 - 3
Scotland +5 41 £43,750 -10.21% 2
Birmingham +2 39 £70,000 +64.70% 2
South West +18 37 £40,000 +10.34% 7
Shropshire - 33 £28,500 -
Cambridgeshire -1 30 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire -26 29 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Hampshire -17 28 £40,000 -8.04% 7
Coventry +7 27 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -18 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Warwickshire +11 26 £45,000 +35.00%
Surrey -9 26 £60,000 +3.44% 4
Edinburgh +20 22 £45,000 -6.73% 1
Warwick -11 22 - -
Nottinghamshire +21 21 £51,250 +7.89%
Telford - 21 £28,500 -
Bedfordshire +17 19 £65,000 +44.44%
Leeds -4 19 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Glasgow -12 19 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Bristol +21 17 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Nottingham +17 17 £50,000 +5.26%

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 756 (36.86%) ITIL
2 631 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 600 (29.25%) Finance
4 524 (25.55%) SQL
5 411 (20.04%) Change Management
6 409 (19.94%) SQL Server
7 394 (19.21%) Microsoft
8 362 (17.65%) .NET
9 351 (17.11%) Windows
10 348 (16.97%) Java
11 307 (14.97%) Project Management
12 278 (13.55%) QA
13 275 (13.41%) JavaScript
14 272 (13.26%) Oracle
15 268 (13.07%) Web Services
16 260 (12.68%) Linux
17 250 (12.19%) SDLC
18 247 (12.04%) C#
19 245 (11.95%) Configuration Management
20 230 (11.21%) DevOps
21 226 (11.02%) Service Management
21 226 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
22 217 (10.58%) MS Excel
23 214 (10.43%) Service Delivery
24 208 (10.14%) Degree
25 204 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
26 192 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
27 190 (9.26%) Problem Management
28 189 (9.22%) XML
29 181 (8.82%) Relational Database

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
1 106 (5.17%) IIS
2 75 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 74 (3.61%) Apache
4 67 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 60 (2.93%) WebSphere
6 57 (2.78%) CMS
7 48 (2.34%) JBoss
8 43 (2.10%) Confluence
8 43 (2.10%) Node.js
9 38 (1.85%) WebLogic
10 31 (1.51%) MS Exchange
11 18 (0.88%) Apache Pig
12 16 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
14 12 (0.59%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.59%) ATG Dynamo
14 12 (0.59%) MQSeries
15 11 (0.54%) GlassFish
15 11 (0.54%) Jadu
15 11 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 217 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 78 (3.80%) MS Office
3 35 (1.71%) MS Project
4 28 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.098%) HipChat
7 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (1.46%) SAP ERP
2 22 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.88%) Siebel Analytics
4 14 (0.68%) Markit EDM
4 14 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 11 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.44%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.29%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.29%) SAP FI
9 6 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 4 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
12 3 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 118 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.93%) SaaS
3 41 (2.00%) GitHub
4 39 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (1.41%) IaaS
6 28 (1.37%) PaaS
7 22 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.78%) Office 365
9 15 (0.73%) Heroku
10 11 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.29%) Route 53
13 5 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.24%) Force.com
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.098%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.098%) Google App Engine
15 2 (0.098%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.098%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.56%) LAN
2 71 (3.46%) WAN
3 55 (2.68%) SAN
4 52 (2.54%) Firewall
5 46 (2.24%) Internet
6 39 (1.90%) DNS
7 29 (1.41%) SSL
8 26 (1.27%) HTTP
8 26 (1.27%) IP Telephony
9 23 (1.12%) DHCP
10 22 (1.07%) Intranet
11 21 (1.02%) Cisco IPT
11 21 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
12 20 (0.98%) TCP/IP
13 16 (0.78%) LDAP
14 13 (0.63%) VoIP
14 13 (0.63%) VPN
15 11 (0.54%) BGP
16 9 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (19.94%) SQL Server
2 181 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 134 (6.53%) RDBMS
4 98 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 88 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (3.36%) MySQL
9 59 (2.88%) Oracle Database
10 50 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 41 (2.00%) Big Data
12 36 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (1.66%) MongoDB
14 27 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (1.12%) DB2
15 23 (1.12%) NoSQL
15 23 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (0.98%) Hadoop
17 18 (0.88%) Apache Hive
17 18 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 176 (8.58%) JIRA
2 151 (7.36%) Jenkins
3 131 (6.39%) Git (software)
4 130 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 112 (5.46%) Maven
6 103 (5.02%) Subversion
7 99 (4.83%) Ant
8 81 (3.95%) TeamCity
9 65 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 57 (2.78%) Selenium
11 50 (2.44%) Visual Studio
12 47 (2.29%) Hudson
13 44 (2.15%) Cucumber
14 40 (1.95%) Artifactory
15 35 (1.71%) LoadRunner
15 35 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
16 33 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.27%) MSBuild
17 26 (1.27%) Toad
18 25 (1.22%) ClearQuest
General
1 600 (29.25%) Finance
2 174 (8.48%) Banking
3 137 (6.68%) Retail
4 48 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.00%) Legal
5 41 (2.00%) Marketing
6 35 (1.71%) Back Office
6 35 (1.71%) Front Office
7 33 (1.61%) Advertising
8 31 (1.51%) Law
9 29 (1.41%) Games
9 29 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.68%) Billing
12 14 (0.68%) Publishing
13 11 (0.54%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.44%) Local Government
14 9 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 360 (17.55%) Developer
2 336 (16.38%) Analyst
3 218 (10.63%) Release Manager
4 155 (7.56%) IT Manager
5 135 (6.58%) Project Manager
6 125 (6.09%) Applications Support
7 116 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 112 (5.46%) Support Analyst
9 110 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 103 (5.02%) Senior Developer
11 95 (4.63%) Change Manager
12 92 (4.49%) Architect
12 92 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
13 82 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
14 81 (3.95%) DBA
15 79 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
16 76 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 75 (3.66%) Administrator
17 75 (3.66%) Service Manager
18 65 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (17.65%) .NET
2 268 (13.07%) Web Services
3 189 (9.22%) XML
4 172 (8.39%) ASP.NET
5 163 (7.95%) HTML
6 120 (5.85%) CSS
7 103 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (4.78%) jQuery
9 90 (4.39%) WCF
10 83 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 61 (2.97%) AngularJS
11 61 (2.97%) Middleware
11 61 (2.97%) Spring
12 60 (2.93%) REST
13 59 (2.88%) .NET Framework
14 52 (2.54%) J2EE
15 51 (2.49%) JSON
16 47 (2.29%) Ajax
16 47 (2.29%) SOAP
17 45 (2.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 192 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 95 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 82 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 75 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 52 (2.54%) Replication
7 48 (2.34%) CMDB
8 42 (2.05%) FMCG
9 34 (1.66%) Equities
10 31 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (1.37%) Derivative
12 27 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 27 (1.32%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.22%) Mainframe
14 24 (1.17%) Fintech
14 24 (1.17%) User Experience
15 22 (1.07%) Algorithms
16 19 (0.93%) BBC
17 18 (0.88%) iPad
18 16 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 351 (17.11%) Windows
2 260 (12.68%) Linux
3 145 (7.07%) Unix
4 122 (5.95%) Windows Server
5 33 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (1.37%) Android
8 22 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.93%) CentOS
10 18 (0.88%) Solaris
11 17 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 16 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (0.73%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.54%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.49%) Debian
16 9 (0.44%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.44%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.24%) Fedora
18 4 (0.20%) AIX
18 4 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (36.86%) ITIL
2 631 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 411 (20.04%) Change Management
4 307 (14.97%) Project Management
5 250 (12.19%) SDLC
6 245 (11.95%) Configuration Management
7 230 (11.21%) DevOps
8 226 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
8 226 (11.02%) Service Management
9 214 (10.43%) Service Delivery
10 204 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 190 (9.26%) Problem Management
12 180 (8.78%) Incident Management
13 179 (8.73%) Mentoring
14 176 (8.58%) Scrum
15 175 (8.53%) Waterfall
16 156 (7.61%) MVC
16 156 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
17 154 (7.51%) PRINCE2
18 153 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 524 (25.55%) SQL
2 348 (16.97%) Java
3 275 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 247 (12.04%) C#
5 177 (8.63%) T-SQL
6 110 (5.36%) Python
7 92 (4.49%) PowerShell
8 76 (3.71%) VB
9 66 (3.22%) Perl
10 58 (2.83%) Bash Shell
10 58 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 56 (2.73%) PL/SQL
12 53 (2.58%) Ruby
13 50 (2.44%) PHP
14 36 (1.76%) C
15 28 (1.37%) XPath
16 27 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 23 (1.12%) C++
17 23 (1.12%) Groovy
18 22 (1.07%) VBA
Qualifications
1 208 (10.14%) Degree
2 111 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 77 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 34 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.32%) MCSD
6 25 (1.22%) PMI Certification
7 21 (1.02%) ISEB
8 19 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (0.88%) MCTS
10 17 (0.83%) MCPD
11 16 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.73%) CCNP
13 13 (0.63%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.59%) PMP
15 7 (0.34%) HP ASE
15 7 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.34%) MCSE
15 7 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (13.55%) QA
2 100 (4.88%) SLA
3 33 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.20%) COBIT
7 4 (0.20%) COSO
7 4 (0.20%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.098%) ISO19770
9 2 (0.098%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.049%) SDET
10 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 83 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (2.93%) Active Directory
3 56 (2.73%) Docker
4 38 (1.85%) XenApp
5 26 (1.27%) vSphere
6 18 (0.88%) Apache Flume
7 16 (0.78%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.39%) Squid
10 6 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.29%) Xen
11 4 (0.20%) Firmware
11 4 (0.20%) iptables
11 4 (0.20%) KVM
11 4 (0.20%) NFS
11 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.15%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.098%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 84 (4.10%) Puppet
2 73 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (3.02%) Ansible
4 52 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (1.27%) Nagios
6 24 (1.17%) Kubernetes
7 18 (0.88%) Oozie
7 18 (0.88%) SCCM
7 18 (0.88%) Terraform
8 14 (0.68%) Mesos
9 12 (0.59%) ZABBIX
10 11 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
12 9 (0.44%) WMI
13 8 (0.39%) Control-M
13 8 (0.39%) Salt
13 8 (0.39%) yum
14 7 (0.34%) Cacti
15 5 (0.24%) Opsview
15 5 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 394 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 272 (13.26%) Oracle
3 105 (5.12%) VMware
4 98 (4.78%) SAP
5 84 (4.10%) Cisco
6 68 (3.32%) HP
7 60 (2.93%) IBM
8 58 (2.83%) Citrix
9 46 (2.24%) Red Hat
10 40 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (1.61%) Sun
12 27 (1.32%) Informatica
12 27 (1.32%) ServiceNow
13 24 (1.17%) Remedy
14 22 (1.07%) Siebel
15 20 (0.98%) Sybase
16 19 (0.93%) RedGate
17 17 (0.83%) Atlassian
17 17 (0.83%) BMC
18 16 (0.78%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,000 per annum +Audi A3 after one years service
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum To £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000.00 to £25000.00 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago