The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 53 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.43% 1.91% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.20% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £60,000 £46,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.34% +55.83%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +6.09%
Release Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 455 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.11% 87.00% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 394 325 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Release Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Watford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
1 6 (54.55%) ClearQuest
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
1 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) ClearQuest
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
1 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Celerra
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) Brocade
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware