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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 316 310 319
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 991 1043 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.15% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 770 785 670
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +6.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,223
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +9 930 £50,000 +2.04% 101
London -8 433 £57,500 +4.54% 46
South East -45 125 £47,500 +3.26% 12
West Midlands +12 82 £46,750 +16.87% 8
City of London -7 82 £54,500 +8.45% 14
East of England -15 68 £42,500 -25.43% 8
North West +36 66 £45,000 +32.35% 9
Yorkshire +12 64 £40,000 - 9
West Yorkshire +4 54 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South West -24 43 £44,000 +0.57% 3
East Midlands +36 39 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Berkshire -38 39 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Manchester +23 38 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Warwickshire +16 37 £50,000 +51.51% 4
Scotland +3 36 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Glasgow +4 34 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Hertfordshire +16 32 £45,000 -23.40%
Warwick +1 31 £50,000 +51.51% 3
Leeds -6 27 £42,750 -5.00% 8
Slough +9 20 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Edinburgh +3 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bristol -13 18 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Essex -17 18 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Northamptonshire +13 17 £49,000 -2.00% 2
Hampshire +9 17 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Northampton +6 16 £48,000 -4.00% 2
East Sussex +21 15 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Liverpool +11 14 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Merseyside +7 14 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Milton Keynes -7 14 £35,500 -17.39%

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 792 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (32.90%) ITIL
3 605 (29.02%) Finance
4 575 (27.58%) SQL
5 450 (21.58%) SQL Server
6 401 (19.23%) Java
7 360 (17.27%) .NET
8 356 (17.07%) Windows
9 353 (16.93%) Microsoft
10 350 (16.79%) Oracle
11 336 (16.12%) Configuration Management
12 329 (15.78%) DevOps
13 328 (15.73%) Change Management
14 306 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
15 301 (14.44%) Project Management
16 280 (13.43%) Linux
17 256 (12.28%) Web Services
18 254 (12.18%) C#
19 249 (11.94%) SDLC
20 248 (11.89%) JavaScript
21 232 (11.13%) QA
22 225 (10.79%) Service Management
23 219 (10.50%) Degree
24 213 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
25 212 (10.17%) Service Delivery
26 211 (10.12%) Banking
27 198 (9.50%) MS Excel
28 195 (9.35%) Git (software)
29 194 (9.30%) SOA
30 192 (9.21%) Waterfall

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 151 (7.24%) IIS
2 86 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 73 (3.50%) CMS
4 72 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 63 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 60 (2.88%) Apache
7 56 (2.69%) JBoss
8 51 (2.45%) WebLogic
9 49 (2.35%) Node.js
10 47 (2.25%) Confluence
11 33 (1.58%) Apache ServiceMix
12 31 (1.49%) MS Exchange
13 18 (0.86%) CICS
14 16 (0.77%) MQSeries
15 15 (0.72%) Drupal
15 15 (0.72%) FileNet
16 13 (0.62%) Mule
16 13 (0.62%) nginx
16 13 (0.62%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 198 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 74 (3.55%) MS Office
3 34 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.34%) MS Project
5 21 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.14%) Simulink
7 2 (0.096%) HipChat
8 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (1.44%) Siebel Analytics
3 28 (1.34%) Markit EDM
4 26 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (0.86%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 15 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 10 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.43%) SAP ERP
9 9 (0.43%) Summit
10 7 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (0.34%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 6 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
12 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.24%) SAP CO
12 5 (0.24%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 138 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (4.89%) SaaS
3 49 (2.35%) GitHub
4 47 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (1.20%) IaaS
6 22 (1.06%) Heroku
7 19 (0.91%) Office 365
7 19 (0.91%) PaaS
8 16 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.34%) Route 53
11 6 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.24%) Datadog
12 5 (0.24%) Force.com
12 5 (0.24%) Yammer
13 3 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.096%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.096%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.31%) SAN
2 60 (2.88%) LAN
3 57 (2.73%) Firewall
4 56 (2.69%) WAN
5 43 (2.06%) Internet
6 40 (1.92%) HTTP
7 37 (1.77%) SSL
8 29 (1.39%) DNS
9 23 (1.10%) VPN
10 19 (0.91%) Intranet
10 19 (0.91%) TCP/IP
11 17 (0.82%) DHCP
12 16 (0.77%) IP Telephony
13 14 (0.67%) DMZ
13 14 (0.67%) LDAP
14 13 (0.62%) Broadband
15 12 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.53%) Cisco IPT
16 11 (0.53%) FTP
17 10 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 154 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 116 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 102 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 96 (4.60%) MySQL
7 92 (4.41%) Oracle Database
8 83 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 82 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 54 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 46 (2.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 41 (1.97%) NoSQL
15 35 (1.68%) QlikView
16 33 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
17 30 (1.44%) GIS
18 28 (1.34%) DB2
18 28 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 27 (1.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 195 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 170 (8.15%) Jenkins
3 165 (7.91%) JIRA
4 144 (6.91%) Subversion
5 139 (6.67%) Maven
6 135 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 92 (4.41%) Ant
8 89 (4.27%) TeamCity
9 66 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 57 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
11 48 (2.30%) Hudson
12 47 (2.25%) Visual Studio
13 40 (1.92%) Artifactory
14 34 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (1.58%) MSBuild
16 32 (1.53%) Vagrant
17 27 (1.29%) GitLab
18 26 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 24 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
19 24 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 605 (29.02%) Finance
2 211 (10.12%) Banking
3 133 (6.38%) Retail
4 74 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 61 (2.93%) Marketing
6 47 (2.25%) Back Office
6 47 (2.25%) Front Office
7 42 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 33 (1.58%) Legal
9 31 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 29 (1.39%) Billing
11 27 (1.29%) Advertising
12 23 (1.10%) Games
13 22 (1.06%) Law
14 16 (0.77%) Publishing
15 15 (0.72%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.53%) Electronics
16 11 (0.53%) Military
17 9 (0.43%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 361 (17.31%) Developer
2 337 (16.16%) Analyst
3 188 (9.02%) Release Manager
4 130 (6.24%) Applications Support
4 130 (6.24%) Architect
5 122 (5.85%) Project Manager
6 113 (5.42%) Support Analyst
7 108 (5.18%) Java Developer
8 100 (4.80%) IT Manager
9 98 (4.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 86 (4.12%) DBA
11 82 (3.93%) Applications Support Analyst
12 79 (3.79%) .NET Developer
13 77 (3.69%) Senior Developer
14 76 (3.65%) C# Developer
15 73 (3.50%) Service Manager
15 73 (3.50%) SQL Developer
16 72 (3.45%) Administrator
16 72 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
17 68 (3.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (17.27%) .NET
2 256 (12.28%) Web Services
3 188 (9.02%) XML
4 157 (7.53%) HTML
5 152 (7.29%) ASP.NET
6 101 (4.84%) CSS
7 89 (4.27%) Middleware
8 75 (3.60%) Spring
9 71 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (3.31%) jQuery
11 65 (3.12%) JSON
12 63 (3.02%) .NET Framework
13 62 (2.97%) REST
14 52 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 50 (2.40%) AngularJS
16 48 (2.30%) RESTful
17 47 (2.25%) WCF
18 43 (2.06%) HTML5
19 40 (1.92%) J2EE
20 35 (1.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 213 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 112 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
4 91 (4.36%) Computer Science
5 80 (3.84%) Data Centre
6 45 (2.16%) Mainframe
7 38 (1.82%) Replication
8 31 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.29%) CMDB
9 27 (1.29%) Derivative
10 26 (1.25%) User Experience
11 25 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 23 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.06%) Equities
13 22 (1.06%) PMI
14 21 (1.01%) Data Integration
15 19 (0.91%) Blog
16 18 (0.86%) FMCG
17 17 (0.82%) Fixed Income
18 14 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 356 (17.07%) Windows
2 280 (13.43%) Linux
3 160 (7.67%) Unix
4 126 (6.04%) Windows Server
5 47 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (1.29%) CentOS
9 20 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.82%) Android
11 16 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 14 (0.67%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.62%) Solaris
14 12 (0.58%) zOS
15 9 (0.43%) Debian
15 9 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.34%) Fedora
17 4 (0.19%) AIX
17 4 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 792 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (32.90%) ITIL
3 336 (16.12%) Configuration Management
4 329 (15.78%) DevOps
5 328 (15.73%) Change Management
6 306 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
7 301 (14.44%) Project Management
8 249 (11.94%) SDLC
9 225 (10.79%) Service Management
10 212 (10.17%) Service Delivery
11 194 (9.30%) SOA
12 192 (9.21%) Waterfall
13 158 (7.58%) Problem Management
14 157 (7.53%) Scrum
15 156 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 144 (6.91%) MVC
17 143 (6.86%) PRINCE2
18 141 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 139 (6.67%) Incident Management
20 137 (6.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 575 (27.58%) SQL
2 401 (19.23%) Java
3 254 (12.18%) C#
4 248 (11.89%) JavaScript
5 135 (6.47%) T-SQL
6 118 (5.66%) Python
7 114 (5.47%) Perl
8 81 (3.88%) VB
9 76 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 65 (3.12%) Bash Shell
11 63 (3.02%) Ruby
12 57 (2.73%) C++
12 57 (2.73%) PHP
13 54 (2.59%) C
14 50 (2.40%) PL/SQL
15 44 (2.11%) Shell Script
16 43 (2.06%) VB.NET
17 35 (1.68%) Groovy
18 31 (1.49%) Scala
19 30 (1.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 219 (10.50%) Degree
2 102 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
3 50 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 33 (1.58%) Security Cleared
6 27 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 22 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 20 (0.96%) ISEB
9 20 (0.96%) PMP
10 13 (0.62%) MCSD
11 11 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.48%) CCNP
12 10 (0.48%) MCSE
12 10 (0.48%) MCTS
12 10 (0.48%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.38%) MCPD
14 7 (0.34%) RHCE
15 6 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (11.13%) QA
2 87 (4.17%) SLA
3 28 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 18 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.38%) COBIT
6 6 (0.29%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.19%) COSO
8 4 (0.19%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.096%) ISO19770
10 2 (0.096%) JTAG
10 2 (0.096%) P3O
10 2 (0.096%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.048%) EMIR
11 1 (0.048%) ISO20022
11 1 (0.048%) SDET
System Software
1 77 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 49 (2.35%) Docker
4 35 (1.68%) XenApp
5 30 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.67%) vSphere
8 12 (0.58%) Apache Flume
9 11 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.34%) iptables
10 7 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.14%) GPFS
11 3 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
11 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.096%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.096%) Varnish
12 2 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.096%) Xen
13 1 (0.048%) Firmware
13 1 (0.048%) NFS
Systems Management
1 97 (4.65%) Puppet
2 84 (4.03%) Ansible
3 78 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
5 41 (1.97%) Nagios
6 31 (1.49%) SCCM
7 28 (1.34%) Terraform
8 20 (0.96%) Mesos
8 20 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 19 (0.91%) Data Guard
9 19 (0.91%) Kubernetes
9 19 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.58%) Oozie
10 12 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 11 (0.53%) yum
12 9 (0.43%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.34%) NetBackup
13 7 (0.34%) Rundeck
13 7 (0.34%) Salt
14 6 (0.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 353 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 350 (16.79%) Oracle
3 120 (5.76%) VMware
4 89 (4.27%) HP
4 89 (4.27%) IBM
5 73 (3.50%) Cisco
6 72 (3.45%) SAP
7 65 (3.12%) Red Hat
8 58 (2.78%) Citrix
9 47 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
10 40 (1.92%) MuleSoft
11 38 (1.82%) WSO2
12 34 (1.63%) Informatica
12 34 (1.63%) Siebel
13 33 (1.58%) Adobe
14 32 (1.53%) Remedy
15 24 (1.15%) Sun
16 23 (1.10%) Red Gate
17 22 (1.06%) Sybase
18 21 (1.01%) Pega
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: Competitive plus package (Car, Pension, Bonus, 25 days Holiday, more)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 70-75k
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum up to £90k plus great beenfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Pesaro
Salary: From £85,000 to £88,000 per annum Car + Bonus + Pension + 25 days Leav
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £260000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago