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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 155 175 142
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 65 40 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 0.73% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.91% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 56
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +6 22 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Staffordshire +11 11 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Warwickshire +2 9 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Coventry -5 6 £50,000 -
Solihull +3 2 £33,000 -22.35% 1
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 44 (33.33%) ITIL
2 35 (26.52%) Finance
3 34 (25.76%) .NET
4 30 (22.73%) HTML
4 30 (22.73%) Windows
4 30 (22.73%) Project Management
5 28 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 27 (20.45%) CSS
7 26 (19.70%) C#
8 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
8 25 (18.94%) Change Management
9 24 (18.18%) MVC
9 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 24 (18.18%) jQuery
10 22 (16.67%) Oracle
10 22 (16.67%) SQL
10 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 22 (16.67%) UNIX
11 20 (15.15%) SLA
11 20 (15.15%) QA
12 19 (14.39%) Incident Management
12 19 (14.39%) SOA
12 19 (14.39%) SAP
13 18 (13.64%) Java
13 18 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (13.64%) SDLC
14 16 (12.12%) VMware
14 16 (12.12%) Migration
14 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (11.36%) IBM Notes
1 15 (11.36%) SAS
2 6 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.03%) CMS
4 3 (2.27%) Moodle
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.27%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.52%) SAP SM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) MPLS
2 1 (0.76%) BGP
2 1 (0.76%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.76%) MGCP
2 1 (0.76%) TACACS
2 1 (0.76%) H.323
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Wireless
2 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
2 1 (0.76%) WLAN
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.79%) OLAP
3 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (3.79%) QlikView
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Subversion
1 6 (4.55%) Maven
1 6 (4.55%) Ant
1 6 (4.55%) Gradle
2 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.27%) JIRA
3 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) Hudson
4 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
General
1 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.58%) Military
4 6 (4.55%) Front Office
5 5 (3.79%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Automotive
7 2 (1.52%) Electronics
7 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.21%) Developer
2 24 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 21 (15.91%) Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) Software Developer
4 14 (10.61%) Mainframe Operator
5 11 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 9 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.82%) SAP Manager
7 8 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) SAP Release Manager
9 6 (4.55%) PMO Manager
9 6 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Junior Project Manager
9 6 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.76%) .NET
2 30 (22.73%) HTML
3 27 (20.45%) CSS
4 24 (18.18%) jQuery
5 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 15 (11.36%) ISPF
7 14 (10.61%) XML
8 13 (9.85%) .NET Framework
8 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (6.82%) Spring Boot
9 9 (6.82%) Apache Camel
9 9 (6.82%) Java EE
9 9 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.82%) Spring
10 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
10 7 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.30%) HTML5
10 7 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.55%) Derivative
2 6 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.03%) PMI
4 3 (2.27%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.73%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) MVS
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.33%) ITIL
2 30 (22.73%) Project Management
3 25 (18.94%) Change Management
4 24 (18.18%) MVC
5 19 (14.39%) SOA
5 19 (14.39%) Incident Management
6 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.64%) SDLC
7 16 (12.12%) Migration
7 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.61%) TDD
8 14 (10.61%) API Design
9 13 (9.85%) System Testing
10 12 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.09%) Coaching
11 11 (8.33%) Problem Management
11 11 (8.33%) CRM
12 10 (7.58%) Validation
13 9 (6.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) JavaScript
2 26 (19.70%) C#
3 22 (16.67%) SQL
4 18 (13.64%) Java
5 15 (11.36%) JCL
6 7 (5.30%) VBA
6 7 (5.30%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.30%) VB
7 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.27%) XPath
9 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.30%) Degree
4 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.79%) MCSD
5 5 (3.79%) ISEB
6 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.52%) MCSE
7 2 (1.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) CCA
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.15%) SLA
1 20 (15.15%) QA
2 5 (3.79%) P3O
3 3 (2.27%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.27%) COBIT
4 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (11.36%) Time Sharing Option
1 15 (11.36%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (11.36%) OpenView
1 15 (11.36%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.52%) SCCM
3 2 (1.52%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.52%) WSUS
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.67%) Oracle
3 19 (14.39%) SAP
4 16 (12.12%) VMware
5 15 (11.36%) IBM
5 15 (11.36%) Lotus
5 15 (11.36%) HP
5 15 (11.36%) Intel
6 6 (4.55%) Adobe
7 5 (3.79%) Cognos
8 3 (2.27%) Sage
8 3 (2.27%) JDA
8 3 (2.27%) Kronos
8 3 (2.27%) RedPrairie
8 3 (2.27%) Oneserve
9 2 (1.52%) Remedy
9 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco
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