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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 111 151 190
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +39
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 135 69 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 1.29% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.54% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
5452 4473 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 83.65% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 3730 3431
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,530
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Warwickshire +24 39 £45,000 +36.36%
Birmingham -18 31 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Shropshire - 30 £28,500 -
Coventry +6 23 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Staffordshire +12 3 £28,000 -51.30% 2
Worcestershire -5 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Walsall - 3 £36,500 -
Herefordshire +2 2 £50,000 +14.94%
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,750 -
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 89 (42.18%) ITIL
2 70 (33.18%) .NET
2 70 (33.18%) Mentoring
3 68 (32.23%) SQL
4 61 (28.91%) SQL Server
5 58 (27.49%) Web Services
6 53 (25.12%) C#
7 50 (23.70%) XML
8 48 (22.75%) Relational Database
9 47 (22.27%) Wealth Management
9 47 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (22.27%) T-SQL
9 47 (22.27%) JavaScript
10 46 (21.80%) HTML
10 46 (21.80%) SOA
10 46 (21.80%) RDBMS
11 45 (21.33%) CSS
11 45 (21.33%) OO
12 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET
12 42 (19.91%) Service Management
12 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 40 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (18.01%) Service Delivery
14 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
14 38 (18.01%) Coaching
15 35 (16.59%) Finance
16 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (14.22%) Degree
18 27 (12.80%) MCSD
18 27 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (5.69%) Apache Pig
1 12 (5.69%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.27%) CMS
3 8 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.90%) IIS
5 3 (1.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.74%) SAN
2 3 (1.42%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.42%) LAN
3 2 (0.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) MPLS
3 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
4 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 48 (22.75%) Relational Database
3 46 (21.80%) RDBMS
4 27 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.69%) Apache Hive
6 12 (5.69%) Big Data
6 12 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.69%) Impala
6 12 (5.69%) Sqoop
7 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.90%) GIS
10 3 (1.42%) MySQL
10 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.42%) JUnit
2 3 (1.42%) Selenium
3 2 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) JIRA
3 2 (0.95%) Serena SBM
3 2 (0.95%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.95%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 35 (16.59%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Banking
2 7 (3.32%) Military
3 6 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.84%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (24.17%) Analyst
2 49 (23.22%) Developer
3 38 (18.01%) .NET Developer
4 37 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 37 (17.54%) C# Developer
5 36 (17.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 36 (17.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 32 (15.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 32 (15.17%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (9.48%) Release Manager
8 18 (8.53%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (7.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (7.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 15 (7.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (7.11%) Senior C# Developer
10 15 (7.11%) Service Analyst
11 14 (6.64%) Software Analyst
12 13 (6.16%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (6.16%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.18%) .NET
2 58 (27.49%) Web Services
3 50 (23.70%) XML
4 46 (21.80%) HTML
5 45 (21.33%) CSS
6 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET
6 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 26 (12.32%) jQuery
8 25 (11.85%) WCF
9 24 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (9.95%) XSLT
11 6 (2.84%) Backbone.js
11 6 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.42%) LAMP
12 3 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
13 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
14 1 (0.47%) ISPF
14 1 (0.47%) JSP
14 1 (0.47%) Spring
14 1 (0.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.00%) CMDB
3 11 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.37%) Life Science
5 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) Clustering
6 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (1.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.42%) Telematics
7 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Fintech
8 1 (0.47%) Informatics
8 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.53%) Unix
2 11 (5.21%) Linux
3 9 (4.27%) Windows
4 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (42.18%) ITIL
2 70 (33.18%) Mentoring
3 47 (22.27%) Wealth Management
4 46 (21.80%) SOA
5 45 (21.33%) OO
6 42 (19.91%) Service Management
7 40 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (18.01%) Coaching
8 38 (18.01%) Service Delivery
9 24 (11.37%) MVC
10 21 (9.95%) Configuration Management
11 19 (9.00%) Incident Management
12 18 (8.53%) SDLC
13 17 (8.06%) Project Management
14 15 (7.11%) PRINCE2
14 15 (7.11%) Problem Management
15 14 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (6.16%) People Management
16 13 (6.16%) Workflow
17 12 (5.69%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.23%) SQL
2 53 (25.12%) C#
3 47 (22.27%) JavaScript
3 47 (22.27%) T-SQL
4 20 (9.48%) XPath
5 19 (9.00%) Java
6 12 (5.69%) Scala
7 11 (5.21%) VB
8 10 (4.74%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.27%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.84%) Python
11 4 (1.90%) VBA
12 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.42%) Perl
12 3 (1.42%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) JCL
13 1 (0.47%) Korn
13 1 (0.47%) PHP
13 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (14.22%) Degree
3 27 (12.80%) MCSD
4 22 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (8.06%) MCPD
5 17 (8.06%) MCTS
6 11 (5.21%) ISEB
7 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.90%) CCNA
8 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.42%) MCITP
9 3 (1.42%) MCSE
10 2 (0.95%) CCIE
10 2 (0.95%) CCIP
10 2 (0.95%) CCNP
10 2 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.47%) CCDA
11 1 (0.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.69%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (5.69%) Oozie
2 3 (1.42%) Cacti
2 3 (1.42%) Nagios
2 3 (1.42%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.47%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.47%) OpenView
3 1 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.06%) Oracle
3 14 (6.64%) Serena
4 8 (3.79%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.84%) VMware
6 5 (2.37%) SAP
7 4 (1.90%) Cisco
8 3 (1.42%) Citrix
8 3 (1.42%) IBM
8 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.95%) Adobe
9 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.95%) Google
10 1 (0.47%) Cognos
10 1 (0.47%) HP
10 1 (0.47%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) Intel
10 1 (0.47%) Lotus
10 1 (0.47%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interactive Software
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago