The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 162 169 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 56 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.84% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.07% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 60
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
Release Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4656 4098 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.07% 78.12% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4096 3476 3182
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Release Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Release Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Release Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
Birmingham -12 26 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Warwickshire +8 11 £33,000 -26.66%
Coventry -2 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Shropshire - 1 £76,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £44,500 - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 47 (48.96%) ITIL
2 41 (42.71%) Incident Management
3 31 (32.29%) Migration
4 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
5 24 (25.00%) Change Management
6 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 19 (19.79%) SLA
7 19 (19.79%) Windows
7 19 (19.79%) Service Management
8 18 (18.75%) VMware
8 18 (18.75%) Finance
8 18 (18.75%) UNIX
8 18 (18.75%) QA
9 15 (15.63%) CMDB
9 15 (15.63%) Capacity Management
10 14 (14.58%) Supplier Management
10 14 (14.58%) Knowledge Management
11 13 (13.54%) IBM
11 13 (13.54%) BMC
11 13 (13.54%) Linux
11 13 (13.54%) SQL
11 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (13.54%) Data Migration
12 12 (12.50%) C#
13 11 (11.46%) .NET
13 11 (11.46%) Configuration Management
13 11 (11.46%) HP
13 11 (11.46%) SAS
13 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
13 11 (11.46%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (11.46%) SAS
2 10 (10.42%) IBM Notes
3 8 (8.33%) Apache
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.04%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.04%) FileNet
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.04%) AquaLogic
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.04%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (1.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.08%) Maven
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) Hudson
4 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Automotive
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) German Language
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (14.58%) Architect
1 14 (14.58%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Developer
3 8 (8.33%) Mainframe Operator
4 7 (7.29%) Service Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Release Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Administrator
7 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.17%) Exchange Administrator
7 4 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Service Transition Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Data Centre Team Leader
8 3 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.13%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) ISPF
3 8 (8.33%) J2EE
4 7 (7.29%) Middleware
5 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.17%) CSS
5 4 (4.17%) HTML
6 3 (3.13%) WCF
6 3 (3.13%) WPF
7 2 (2.08%) Silverlight
7 2 (2.08%) LINQ
7 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.08%) Adobe AIR
7 2 (2.08%) jQuery
7 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.08%) PhoneGap
7 2 (2.08%) LESS
8 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) CMDB
2 11 (11.46%) Open Source
3 10 (10.42%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.17%) Replication
5 4 (4.17%) Clustering
5 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 18 (18.75%) UNIX
3 13 (13.54%) Linux
4 8 (8.33%) Solaris
5 3 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.08%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.96%) ITIL
2 41 (42.71%) Incident Management
3 31 (32.29%) Migration
4 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
5 24 (25.00%) Change Management
6 19 (19.79%) Service Management
7 15 (15.63%) Capacity Management
8 14 (14.58%) Supplier Management
8 14 (14.58%) Knowledge Management
9 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (13.54%) Data Migration
10 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
10 11 (11.46%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.42%) Automated Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (8.33%) Software Testing
14 7 (7.29%) People Management
14 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 12 (12.50%) C#
3 10 (10.42%) Java
3 10 (10.42%) JCL
4 7 (7.29%) C++
5 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.17%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) Scala
8 1 (1.04%) Clojure
8 1 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) ISEB
3 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) SLA
2 18 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) OpenView
1 10 (10.42%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.75%) VMware
3 13 (13.54%) BMC
3 13 (13.54%) IBM
4 11 (11.46%) HP
5 10 (10.42%) Intel
5 10 (10.42%) Lotus
6 5 (5.21%) Symantec
6 5 (5.21%) Remedy
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
7 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.17%) Cisco
8 3 (3.13%) Adobe
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle
9 2 (2.08%) SAP
10 1 (1.04%) Twitter
10 1 (1.04%) BT
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