The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 98 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 1.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +7.31%
Release Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Release Management
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Wales region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Wales

Release Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 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
South Wales -8 4 £30,000 -
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Data Security
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (10.00%) BMC
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) HP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Release Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (30.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) BMC
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow