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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 176 152 135
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 50 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.99% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.26% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 48
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.25%
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
4651 4131 3599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.92% 78.66% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3506 3054
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 -26 21 £62,500 +25.00%
Warwickshire +7 10 £33,000 -26.66%
Staffordshire -8 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Coventry -8 4 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -4 2 £39,250 +4.66%
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (51.28%) ITIL
2 30 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 24 (30.77%) Migration
4 21 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 20 (25.64%) Service Management
5 20 (25.64%) Change Management
6 16 (20.51%) Finance
6 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.23%) SLA
7 15 (19.23%) QA
7 15 (19.23%) CMDB
7 15 (19.23%) Capacity Management
8 14 (17.95%) Supplier Management
8 14 (17.95%) Knowledge Management
9 13 (16.67%) BMC
9 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 12 (15.38%) SQL
11 11 (14.10%) UNIX
11 11 (14.10%) Windows
11 11 (14.10%) IBM
11 11 (14.10%) Service Delivery
11 11 (14.10%) VMware
11 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.10%) Degree
12 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
13 9 (11.54%) C#
14 8 (10.26%) SAS
14 8 (10.26%) HP
14 8 (10.26%) ISEB
14 8 (10.26%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (10.26%) SAS
2 7 (8.97%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.13%) Apache
3 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.56%) FileNet
4 2 (2.56%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.28%) nginx
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.28%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.28%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) MySQL
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) Hudson
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Architect
1 14 (17.95%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Service Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Mainframe Operator
5 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Release Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Software Tester
7 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Tester
7 3 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Transition Manager
7 3 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Data Centre Team Leader
7 3 (3.85%) Service Transition Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
1 7 (8.97%) ISPF
2 5 (6.41%) J2EE
3 3 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.56%) Spring
4 2 (2.56%) JSF
4 2 (2.56%) WCF
4 2 (2.56%) WPF
4 2 (2.56%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.56%) LINQ
4 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) SOAP
4 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 2 (2.56%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) XSLT
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.28%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) CMDB
2 7 (8.97%) Open Source
2 7 (8.97%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Replication
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) UNIX
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Solaris
4 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) ITIL
2 30 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 24 (30.77%) Migration
4 21 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 20 (25.64%) Service Management
5 20 (25.64%) Change Management
6 15 (19.23%) Capacity Management
7 14 (17.95%) Supplier Management
7 14 (17.95%) Knowledge Management
8 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 11 (14.10%) Service Delivery
9 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
11 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
12 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.69%) People Management
14 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
15 4 (5.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) C#
3 7 (8.97%) C++
3 7 (8.97%) JCL
4 6 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (5.13%) PHP
6 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.56%) Groovy
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) Scala
7 2 (2.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) ISEB
3 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) SLA
1 15 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Firmware
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) OpenView
1 7 (8.97%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) BMC
3 11 (14.10%) VMware
3 11 (14.10%) IBM
4 8 (10.26%) HP
5 7 (8.97%) Intel
5 7 (8.97%) Lotus
6 5 (6.41%) Symantec
6 5 (6.41%) Remedy
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix
7 4 (5.13%) Cisco
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle
8 2 (2.56%) Adobe
8 2 (2.56%) SunGard
8 2 (2.56%) Twitter
9 1 (1.28%) BT
9 1 (1.28%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,367 to £41,754 per annum
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