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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 151 161
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 19 85 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 1.44% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.63% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 44
Median salary £53,500 £46,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.43% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £56,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,744 £42,977
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.11%

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
4224 5210 4249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.83% 88.36% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 4288 3581
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +11 5 £72,500 +64.77%
Staffordshire +7 5 £42,500 +47.69% 1
Shropshire - 4 £53,500 -
Birmingham +7 3 £48,500 +56.45%
Warwickshire -10 2 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) SDLC
3 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
3 21 (35.59%) MVC
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) CSS
5 19 (32.20%) .NET
5 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.51%) C#
7 16 (27.12%) Oracle
7 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
7 16 (27.12%) Finance
8 15 (25.42%) ITIL
9 14 (23.73%) Web Services
10 13 (22.03%) Subversion
10 13 (22.03%) RDBMS
10 13 (22.03%) Relational Database
10 13 (22.03%) WCF
10 13 (22.03%) Wealth Management
11 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (18.64%) SQL
13 10 (16.95%) MCSD
13 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.95%) Change Control
14 9 (15.25%) Profibus
14 9 (15.25%) SonarQube

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) Confluence
2 8 (13.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Simulink
2 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.86%) MS Office
4 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Profibus
2 7 (11.86%) LAN
3 5 (8.47%) WAN
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 1 (1.69%) BGP
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.69%) MPLS
5 1 (1.69%) PABX
5 1 (1.69%) TACACS
5 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) VoIP
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) RDBMS
2 13 (22.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Subversion
2 9 (15.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) JIRA
2 9 (15.25%) SonarQube
3 4 (6.78%) Ant
3 4 (6.78%) Gradle
3 4 (6.78%) Maven
4 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Applications Support
3 9 (15.25%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Subject Matter Expert
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Head of Development
7 4 (6.78%) ITSM Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Logistics Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) CSS
1 20 (33.90%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) .NET
3 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET
4 14 (23.73%) Web Services
5 13 (22.03%) WCF
6 12 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 8 (13.56%) ADO.NET
8 8 (13.56%) Ajax
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js
8 8 (13.56%) jQuery
8 8 (13.56%) JSON
8 8 (13.56%) XML
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.47%) CSS3
9 5 (8.47%) RESTful
10 4 (6.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) VxWorks
2 4 (6.78%) Unix
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) SDLC
2 21 (35.59%) MVC
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) ITIL
5 13 (22.03%) Wealth Management
6 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
7 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.95%) Change Control
8 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.25%) Issue Tracking
9 9 (15.25%) Regression Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Requirements Management
9 9 (15.25%) Service Management
9 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
9 9 (15.25%) V-Model
10 8 (13.56%) Coaching
10 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
10 8 (13.56%) OO
10 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
10 8 (13.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.51%) C#
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 9 (15.25%) C
4 9 (15.25%) MATLAB
4 9 (15.25%) Python
5 8 (13.56%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.56%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) COBOL
6 4 (6.78%) XPath
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) MCSD
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.78%) PMP
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.69%) RHCE
5 1 (1.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) IEC 61508
2 4 (6.78%) COBIT
2 4 (6.78%) SLA
3 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Cacti
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) SELinux
1 1 (1.69%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) Oracle
3 9 (15.25%) Atlassian
3 9 (15.25%) Coverity
4 6 (10.17%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy
6 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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