The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank - 208 196
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.095% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £39,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +30.83%
Release Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5168 5290 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.35% 94.80% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4462 3977
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Release Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Release Analyst
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy