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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 74 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.09% 1.36% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.56% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
468 514 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.94% 87.41% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 357 356 195
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) ClearQuest
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) GWT
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) OOD
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) BPR

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) ClearQuest
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (33.33%) GWT
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) EMC Centera
1 1 (11.11%) Celerra
1 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Brocade
1 1 (11.11%) 3PAR