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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 314 327 290
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 852 1021 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.10% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 654 804 924
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,337 £33,558 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%

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
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
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 £31,426
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +10 796 £55,000 +10.00% 73
London +18 367 £57,500 -4.16% 30
East of England +78 111 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East +43 86 £45,000 -10.00% 15
City of London +51 82 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Yorkshire -10 52 £45,000 +7.14% 2
North West -47 49 £45,000 - 10
West Yorkshire 0 44 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -50 41 £40,000 - 1
South West -5 40 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Cambridgeshire +31 36 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Midlands -2 32 £50,000 +25.00%
Leeds +4 30 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Scotland +3 30 £72,500 +107.14% 4
Bedfordshire +21 27 £55,250 +16.31% 2
Cambridge +24 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Berkshire +40 24 £58,750 +38.23% 4
Essex +22 22 £51,750 +11.89% 1
Glasgow +13 21 £72,500 +107.14% 3
Luton -4 21 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Gloucestershire -7 21 £40,000 -18.78%
Manchester -42 19 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Hampshire +1 16 £48,750 +12.06% 6
North East +17 15 £80,000 +60.00% 2
Merseyside -10 15 £37,750 -55.58% 1
Liverpool -11 15 £37,750 -55.58% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 14 £80,000 +60.00%
Tyne and Wear +12 14 £80,000 +60.00%
Reading +47 13 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Staffordshire -2 13 £40,000 +40.10%

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 617 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (31.65%) ITIL
3 512 (29.09%) Finance
4 437 (24.83%) Microsoft
5 430 (24.43%) SQL
6 366 (20.80%) Change Management
7 344 (19.55%) SQL Server
8 342 (19.43%) Java
9 337 (19.15%) QA
10 300 (17.05%) .NET
11 298 (16.93%) Configuration Management
12 296 (16.82%) SDLC
13 291 (16.53%) JavaScript
14 274 (15.57%) Project Management
15 267 (15.17%) Windows
16 264 (15.00%) DevOps
17 263 (14.94%) HTML
18 251 (14.26%) C#
19 247 (14.03%) Web Services
20 245 (13.92%) MVC
21 244 (13.86%) Linux
22 241 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
23 227 (12.90%) XML
24 213 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
25 200 (11.36%) Oracle
26 199 (11.31%) ASP.NET
27 187 (10.63%) CSS
28 183 (10.40%) Degree
29 180 (10.23%) Service Delivery
30 167 (9.49%) Service 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
1 102 (5.80%) CMS
2 79 (4.49%) IIS
3 72 (4.09%) JBoss
4 68 (3.86%) Tomcat
5 67 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 66 (3.75%) Apache
7 56 (3.18%) SharePoint
8 52 (2.95%) WebLogic
9 45 (2.56%) Confluence
10 36 (2.05%) Apache ServiceMix
11 32 (1.82%) Mule
12 18 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 16 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.80%) MS Exchange
15 13 (0.74%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.63%) Alfresco
17 10 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
18 9 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
19 8 (0.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 149 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.44%) MS Office
3 22 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.63%) MS Project
5 5 (0.28%) Simulink
6 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.31%) SAP ERP
2 14 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.45%) Radian6
5 7 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.34%) Summit
7 5 (0.28%) Magento
7 5 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.17%) LatentZero
9 3 (0.17%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.17%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.11%) Endur
10 2 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 96 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.33%) GitHub
4 34 (1.93%) SaaS
5 29 (1.65%) Office 365
6 18 (1.02%) PaaS
7 16 (0.91%) Heroku
8 12 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.63%) Force.com
9 11 (0.63%) Google App Engine
9 11 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
12 7 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.40%) IaaS
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.28%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 125 (7.10%) Internet
2 83 (4.72%) Intranet
3 36 (2.05%) DNS
4 35 (1.99%) SAN
5 33 (1.88%) Firewall
6 24 (1.36%) LAN
7 23 (1.31%) HTTP
7 23 (1.31%) WAN
8 21 (1.19%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.97%) SSL
10 11 (0.63%) LDAP
11 10 (0.57%) VLAN
12 9 (0.51%) AMQP
12 9 (0.51%) DHCP
12 9 (0.51%) Network Security
13 8 (0.45%) Kerberos
13 8 (0.45%) RFID
13 8 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
13 8 (0.45%) Wireless
14 6 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 152 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 132 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 108 (6.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 89 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 89 (5.06%) MySQL
6 68 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 61 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 56 (3.18%) NoSQL
10 44 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 43 (2.44%) MongoDB
12 32 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (1.36%) Big Data
14 23 (1.31%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.02%) Oracle Database
17 17 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 213 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 151 (8.58%) Git (software)
3 148 (8.41%) JIRA
4 113 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 91 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 91 (5.17%) Subversion
6 65 (3.69%) Maven
7 46 (2.61%) TeamCity
8 45 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 32 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 31 (1.76%) Selenium
11 29 (1.65%) Cucumber
12 22 (1.25%) Hudson
13 21 (1.19%) JUnit
13 21 (1.19%) LoadRunner
14 20 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
15 17 (0.97%) HP UFT
15 17 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
15 17 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 16 (0.91%) IntelliJ
General
1 512 (29.09%) Finance
2 127 (7.22%) Banking
3 75 (4.26%) Retail
4 65 (3.69%) Legal
5 47 (2.67%) Marketing
6 39 (2.22%) Publishing
7 33 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.70%) Front Office
9 24 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.19%) Advertising
10 21 (1.19%) Back Office
10 21 (1.19%) Law
11 17 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.85%) Billing
13 13 (0.74%) Games
14 8 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.34%) Electronics
16 4 (0.23%) Military
17 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 351 (19.94%) Developer
2 237 (13.47%) Analyst
3 189 (10.74%) Release Manager
4 137 (7.78%) .NET Developer
5 110 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 110 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 102 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 94 (5.34%) Architect
8 91 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 79 (4.49%) Java Developer
9 79 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 75 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 73 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 68 (3.86%) Project Manager
13 65 (3.69%) IT Manager
14 60 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 54 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
16 53 (3.01%) Applications Support Analyst
17 51 (2.90%) Service Manager
17 51 (2.90%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (17.05%) .NET
2 263 (14.94%) HTML
3 247 (14.03%) Web Services
4 227 (12.90%) XML
5 199 (11.31%) ASP.NET
6 187 (10.63%) CSS
7 155 (8.81%) HTML5
8 151 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (6.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 116 (6.59%) jQuery
11 104 (5.91%) XSLT
12 102 (5.80%) .NET Framework
13 99 (5.63%) AngularJS
14 97 (5.51%) RESTful
15 96 (5.45%) Spring
16 93 (5.28%) CSS3
17 89 (5.06%) JSON
18 82 (4.66%) Entity Framework
19 73 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 64 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (5.45%) User Experience
3 92 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 85 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 63 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (3.07%) Data Centre
7 41 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.16%) CMDB
9 28 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 27 (1.53%) Mathematics
11 26 (1.48%) Fintech
12 25 (1.42%) PMI
13 24 (1.36%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.02%) Replication
15 17 (0.97%) SWIFT
16 16 (0.91%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.85%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.85%) FMCG
18 14 (0.80%) Blog
19 13 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 267 (15.17%) Windows
2 244 (13.86%) Linux
3 144 (8.18%) Unix
4 107 (6.08%) Windows Server
5 60 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (2.50%) CentOS
8 34 (1.93%) Android
8 34 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (1.88%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.31%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.68%) AIX
11 12 (0.68%) Solaris
12 10 (0.57%) HPUX
12 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.51%) Debian
13 9 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.28%) MVS
14 5 (0.28%) VxWorks
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (31.65%) ITIL
3 366 (20.80%) Change Management
4 298 (16.93%) Configuration Management
5 296 (16.82%) SDLC
6 274 (15.57%) Project Management
7 264 (15.00%) DevOps
8 245 (13.92%) MVC
9 241 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
10 180 (10.23%) Service Delivery
11 167 (9.49%) Service Management
12 144 (8.18%) OO
12 144 (8.18%) Scrum
12 144 (8.18%) TDD
13 137 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 125 (7.10%) Waterfall
15 124 (7.05%) ITIL V3
16 118 (6.70%) Web Development
17 116 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 116 (6.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 430 (24.43%) SQL
2 342 (19.43%) Java
3 291 (16.53%) JavaScript
4 251 (14.26%) C#
5 126 (7.16%) PowerShell
6 122 (6.93%) Python
7 111 (6.31%) T-SQL
8 84 (4.77%) XPath
9 78 (4.43%) Shell Script
10 68 (3.86%) C++
11 67 (3.81%) PHP
12 63 (3.58%) Bash Shell
13 56 (3.18%) C
14 48 (2.73%) Perl
15 45 (2.56%) VB.NET
16 41 (2.33%) Ruby
17 40 (2.27%) VB
18 36 (2.05%) PL/SQL
19 20 (1.14%) VBScript
20 19 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 183 (10.40%) Degree
2 91 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 60 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
4 57 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.95%) SC Cleared
6 45 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 41 (2.33%) ISEB
8 30 (1.70%) PMI Certification
9 29 (1.65%) ISTQB
10 24 (1.36%) PMP
11 19 (1.08%) MCSD
12 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (0.57%) APMP
14 10 (0.57%) MCPD
14 10 (0.57%) MCSA
14 10 (0.57%) MCSE
14 10 (0.57%) MCTS
15 9 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (0.51%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (19.15%) QA
2 111 (6.31%) SLA
3 18 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.28%) COBIT
6 5 (0.28%) WCAG
7 4 (0.23%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.11%) MiFID
10 1 (0.057%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.057%) PMBOK
System Software
1 75 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 64 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.39%) Docker
4 31 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.45%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.34%) vSphere
8 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.28%) XenApp
9 4 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.17%) Varnish
10 3 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.11%) Firmware
11 2 (0.11%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.057%) Samba
12 1 (0.057%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.057%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 55 (3.13%) Puppet
2 51 (2.90%) Ansible
3 31 (1.76%) SCOM
4 30 (1.70%) SCCM
5 24 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (1.14%) Perfmon
7 17 (0.97%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.97%) Nagios
8 11 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
9 10 (0.57%) Mesos
10 8 (0.45%) CFEngine
10 8 (0.45%) Oozie
10 8 (0.45%) yum
11 7 (0.40%) WSUS
12 6 (0.34%) Graphite
12 6 (0.34%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.34%) Terraform
12 6 (0.34%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 437 (24.83%) Microsoft
2 200 (11.36%) Oracle
3 110 (6.25%) HP
4 88 (5.00%) SAP
5 80 (4.55%) VMware
6 71 (4.03%) EPiServer
7 59 (3.35%) IBM
8 52 (2.95%) Atlassian
9 40 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 38 (2.16%) MuleSoft
11 31 (1.76%) WSO2
12 30 (1.70%) Cisco
13 29 (1.65%) NetApp
14 28 (1.59%) ServiceNow
15 23 (1.31%) webMethods
16 21 (1.19%) Remedy
17 20 (1.14%) iManage
17 20 (1.14%) Sitecore
17 20 (1.14%) Talend
18 18 (1.02%) Google
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50-55K + £3K LW + Car or Allowance £5.5K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, holiday, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday, PMI, DIS
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
printed.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum To £40,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: 3 days ago