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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 299 334 288
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -46
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1100 1056 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.95% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.11% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 821 773 902
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
90517 95084 102220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.94% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75230 76808 82364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 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 +32 1040 £50,000 - 119
London +1 454 £57,500 -4.16% 48
South East -28 146 £50,000 +5.26% 26
West Midlands +42 135 £40,000 - 12
North West +69 92 £45,000 +25.00% 6
City of London +22 81 £55,000 - 11
East of England +19 75 £55,000 +12.82% 13
Manchester +35 67 £45,000 +17.11% 6
Berkshire +4 51 £50,000 -11.11% 6
South West +13 45 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Yorkshire -20 44 £42,000 +9.09% 4
East Midlands +35 42 £45,000 +12.50%
West Yorkshire -7 42 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Scotland -8 40 £40,000 -17.91% 1
Warwickshire +18 39 £45,000 +36.36%
Warwick +5 33 £45,000 +36.36%
Birmingham -20 31 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Bristol +16 30 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Hampshire -12 30 £40,000 +2.56% 11
Shropshire - 30 £28,500 -
Leeds -12 27 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Glasgow -3 24 £40,000 -27.92%
Nottinghamshire +24 23 £47,500 -
Coventry +8 23 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Hertfordshire +25 21 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 20 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Surrey -4 20 £60,000 +17.07% 3
Nottingham +25 19 £47,500 -
Edinburgh +17 19 £40,000 +33.33%
Telford - 18 £28,500 -

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 761 (37.10%) ITIL
2 648 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
3 611 (29.79%) Finance
4 541 (26.38%) SQL
5 439 (21.40%) SQL Server
6 401 (19.55%) Change Management
7 393 (19.16%) Microsoft
8 389 (18.97%) .NET
9 375 (18.28%) Windows
10 345 (16.82%) Java
11 311 (15.16%) Project Management
12 299 (14.58%) Oracle
13 278 (13.55%) JavaScript
14 273 (13.31%) QA
15 270 (13.16%) SDLC
16 263 (12.82%) Web Services
17 259 (12.63%) C#
18 257 (12.53%) Linux
19 235 (11.46%) Configuration Management
20 221 (10.78%) MS Excel
20 221 (10.78%) DevOps
21 219 (10.68%) Service Delivery
21 219 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
22 218 (10.63%) Service Management
23 202 (9.85%) XML
24 199 (9.70%) Degree
25 190 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
26 187 (9.12%) Waterfall
27 186 (9.07%) Banking
28 184 (8.97%) Incident Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 140 (6.83%) IIS
2 87 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 74 (3.61%) Apache
3 74 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 69 (3.36%) WebSphere
5 53 (2.58%) CMS
6 52 (2.54%) JBoss
7 47 (2.29%) Confluence
8 43 (2.10%) Node.js
9 40 (1.95%) WebLogic
10 35 (1.71%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 16 (0.78%) MQSeries
13 13 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
14 12 (0.59%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.59%) ATG Dynamo
14 12 (0.59%) GemFire
14 12 (0.59%) GlassFish
15 10 (0.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 221 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 77 (3.75%) MS Office
3 33 (1.61%) MS Project
4 27 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.098%) HipChat
7 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 22 (1.07%) Siebel Analytics
3 19 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.88%) Markit EDM
5 13 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.44%) SAP HR
8 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.39%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.39%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (0.34%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 118 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (3.22%) SaaS
3 45 (2.19%) GitHub
4 39 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (1.46%) IaaS
6 28 (1.37%) PaaS
7 23 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.83%) Heroku
9 14 (0.68%) Office 365
10 7 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.24%) Force.com
11 5 (0.24%) Route 53
12 3 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.098%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.098%) Datadog
13 2 (0.098%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.098%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.95%) LAN
2 76 (3.71%) WAN
3 67 (3.27%) SAN
4 54 (2.63%) Firewall
5 45 (2.19%) Internet
6 40 (1.95%) DNS
7 36 (1.76%) SSL
8 34 (1.66%) HTTP
9 28 (1.37%) IP Telephony
10 26 (1.27%) DHCP
11 23 (1.12%) Cisco IPT
12 22 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
13 21 (1.02%) Intranet
13 21 (1.02%) LDAP
14 20 (0.98%) TCP/IP
15 15 (0.73%) VPN
16 11 (0.54%) BGP
16 11 (0.54%) S/MIME
16 11 (0.54%) VoIP
17 9 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 177 (8.63%) Relational Database
3 128 (6.24%) RDBMS
4 108 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 100 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
8 70 (3.41%) Oracle Database
9 68 (3.32%) MySQL
10 57 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (1.71%) Big Data
13 33 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
14 27 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (1.22%) MongoDB
16 23 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.07%) Siebel EIM
18 21 (1.02%) DB2
19 20 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
20 19 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 184 (8.97%) JIRA
2 157 (7.65%) Jenkins
3 143 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 125 (6.09%) Maven
5 122 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 115 (5.61%) Subversion
7 107 (5.22%) Ant
8 90 (4.39%) TeamCity
9 75 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 51 (2.49%) Visual Studio
11 50 (2.44%) Hudson
11 50 (2.44%) Selenium
12 45 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
13 43 (2.10%) Artifactory
13 43 (2.10%) Cucumber
14 32 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 31 (1.51%) LoadRunner
16 28 (1.37%) Toad
17 27 (1.32%) MSBuild
18 23 (1.12%) FishEye
General
1 611 (29.79%) Finance
2 186 (9.07%) Banking
3 138 (6.73%) Retail
4 56 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.10%) Legal
5 43 (2.10%) Marketing
6 41 (2.00%) Back Office
7 38 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 37 (1.80%) Advertising
9 35 (1.71%) Front Office
10 30 (1.46%) Law
11 25 (1.22%) Games
12 24 (1.17%) Manufacturing
13 22 (1.07%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.78%) Billing
15 15 (0.73%) Publishing
16 11 (0.54%) Electronics
17 9 (0.44%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.34%) Military
19 6 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 362 (17.65%) Analyst
2 346 (16.87%) Developer
3 199 (9.70%) Release Manager
4 154 (7.51%) IT Manager
5 152 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 133 (6.48%) Applications Support
7 123 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 110 (5.36%) .NET Developer
9 108 (5.27%) C# Developer
10 95 (4.63%) Architect
10 95 (4.63%) Senior Developer
11 92 (4.49%) Change Manager
12 91 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 88 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
14 86 (4.19%) DBA
15 78 (3.80%) Service Manager
16 75 (3.66%) Administrator
16 75 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
16 75 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
17 74 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (18.97%) .NET
2 263 (12.82%) Web Services
3 202 (9.85%) XML
4 175 (8.53%) ASP.NET
5 153 (7.46%) HTML
6 110 (5.36%) CSS
7 95 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 84 (4.10%) jQuery
8 84 (4.10%) WCF
9 79 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 71 (3.46%) Middleware
11 62 (3.02%) .NET Framework
12 59 (2.88%) J2EE
13 50 (2.44%) REST
13 50 (2.44%) Spring
14 45 (2.19%) AngularJS
15 44 (2.15%) SOAP
16 41 (2.00%) Ajax
17 40 (1.95%) JSON
17 40 (1.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 190 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (7.22%) Management Information System
3 98 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 89 (4.34%) Data Centre
5 74 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 55 (2.68%) Replication
7 41 (2.00%) CMDB
8 37 (1.80%) FMCG
9 34 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 33 (1.61%) Equities
11 31 (1.51%) Derivative
11 31 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 26 (1.27%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.22%) Fintech
14 22 (1.07%) Mobile App
15 19 (0.93%) BBC
15 19 (0.93%) User Experience
16 16 (0.78%) Clustering
16 16 (0.78%) Data Integration
16 16 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 375 (18.28%) Windows
2 257 (12.53%) Linux
3 154 (7.51%) Unix
4 139 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 41 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.07%) Android
9 20 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (0.93%) CentOS
11 17 (0.83%) Solaris
12 16 (0.78%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.68%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.54%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.44%) Debian
16 6 (0.29%) zOS
17 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.24%) Fedora
17 5 (0.24%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.098%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (37.10%) ITIL
2 648 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (19.55%) Change Management
4 311 (15.16%) Project Management
5 270 (13.16%) SDLC
6 235 (11.46%) Configuration Management
7 221 (10.78%) DevOps
8 219 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
8 219 (10.68%) Service Delivery
9 218 (10.63%) Service Management
10 187 (9.12%) Waterfall
11 184 (8.97%) Incident Management
12 180 (8.78%) Mentoring
12 180 (8.78%) Problem Management
13 176 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 171 (8.34%) Scrum
15 165 (8.04%) PRINCE2
16 153 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
17 152 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
18 144 (7.02%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 541 (26.38%) SQL
2 345 (16.82%) Java
3 278 (13.55%) JavaScript
4 259 (12.63%) C#
5 175 (8.53%) T-SQL
6 112 (5.46%) Python
7 98 (4.78%) PowerShell
8 83 (4.05%) VB
9 71 (3.46%) Perl
10 59 (2.88%) Bash Shell
11 53 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 53 (2.58%) Ruby
12 52 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 46 (2.24%) PHP
14 40 (1.95%) C
15 30 (1.46%) VB.NET
16 27 (1.32%) XPath
17 25 (1.22%) VBScript
18 24 (1.17%) C++
18 24 (1.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 199 (9.70%) Degree
2 105 (5.12%) ITIL Certification
3 76 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 28 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.32%) MCSD
7 21 (1.02%) ISEB
8 18 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (0.83%) MCPD
9 17 (0.83%) MCTS
9 17 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.68%) PMP
12 13 (0.63%) CCNP
13 12 (0.59%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.34%) Sun Certification
15 6 (0.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (13.31%) QA
2 104 (5.07%) SLA
3 36 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.29%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
8 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.20%) COSO
9 4 (0.20%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.15%) COBIT
10 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.098%) ISO19770
11 2 (0.098%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.049%) SDET
12 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 92 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 54 (2.63%) Docker
4 46 (2.24%) XenApp
5 28 (1.37%) vSphere
6 20 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (0.78%) Apache Flume
9 13 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.39%) Squid
12 7 (0.34%) Xen
13 6 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.20%) iptables
14 4 (0.20%) KVM
14 4 (0.20%) NFS
15 2 (0.098%) BIND 9
15 2 (0.098%) Firmware
15 2 (0.098%) Samba
15 2 (0.098%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 85 (4.14%) Puppet
2 75 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (3.56%) Ansible
4 59 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (1.32%) Kubernetes
5 27 (1.32%) Nagios
6 22 (1.07%) SCCM
6 22 (1.07%) Terraform
7 20 (0.98%) Mesos
8 16 (0.78%) Oozie
9 13 (0.63%) NetBackup
10 11 (0.54%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.49%) yum
12 8 (0.39%) Data Guard
12 8 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
12 8 (0.39%) Opsview
12 8 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.39%) WMI
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 393 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 299 (14.58%) Oracle
3 116 (5.66%) VMware
4 94 (4.58%) Cisco
5 91 (4.44%) SAP
6 70 (3.41%) HP
7 66 (3.22%) Citrix
8 65 (3.17%) IBM
9 49 (2.39%) Red Hat
10 42 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
11 36 (1.76%) Sun
12 31 (1.51%) Informatica
13 26 (1.27%) Siebel
14 25 (1.22%) Remedy
15 23 (1.12%) ServiceNow
16 22 (1.07%) Sybase
17 21 (1.02%) Adobe
18 20 (0.98%) Sonatype
19 19 (0.93%) BMC
19 19 (0.93%) RedGate
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35511.00 - £45403.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago