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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 152 177 165
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 62 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.45% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.55% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 17 35
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,850 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,480 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.40%
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
4230 3971 3950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.45% 81.06% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3533 3294 3309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +27 31 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Coventry 0 19 £60,000 -
Warwickshire -7 7 £33,000 +18.49% 1
Worcestershire +4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Herefordshire - 1 £43,500 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (40.52%) ITIL
2 46 (39.66%) .NET
3 42 (36.21%) SQL Server
4 35 (30.17%) MVC
5 33 (28.45%) HTML
6 32 (27.59%) C#
7 31 (26.72%) SQL
7 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
8 29 (25.00%) Project Management
9 28 (24.14%) Change Management
9 28 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 27 (23.28%) TDD
11 26 (22.41%) SOA
12 25 (21.55%) ASP.NET
13 24 (20.69%) SAP
13 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (19.83%) jQuery
14 23 (19.83%) CSS
15 22 (18.97%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (18.10%) .NET Framework
17 20 (17.24%) Windows
18 19 (16.38%) Finance
18 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
19 18 (15.52%) Umbraco
19 18 (15.52%) Service Delivery
20 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
21 15 (12.93%) Entity Framework
21 15 (12.93%) PhoneGap
21 15 (12.93%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (15.52%) Umbraco
2 7 (6.03%) SAS
2 7 (6.03%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.31%) IIS
5 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) SAP SM
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) LAN
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) OLAP
3 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Maven
2 5 (4.31%) Ant
2 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.31%) Gradle
2 5 (4.31%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (16.38%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) German Language
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
5 1 (0.86%) Front Office
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (35.34%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Release Manager
3 24 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 14 (12.07%) SAP Manager
5 12 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Service Manager
6 9 (7.76%) Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) SAP Release Manager
6 9 (7.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Change and Release Manager
7 7 (6.03%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Mainframe Operator
10 4 (3.45%) Exchange Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.45%) Administrator
11 3 (2.59%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (39.66%) .NET
2 33 (28.45%) HTML
3 25 (21.55%) ASP.NET
4 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 23 (19.83%) CSS
5 23 (19.83%) jQuery
6 21 (18.10%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.93%) WCF
7 15 (12.93%) Adobe AIR
7 15 (12.93%) Entity Framework
7 15 (12.93%) PhoneGap
7 15 (12.93%) LESS
8 10 (8.62%) XML
9 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (6.03%) Spring Boot
10 7 (6.03%) Apache Camel
10 7 (6.03%) Hibernate
10 7 (6.03%) Spring
10 7 (6.03%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.17%) PMI
5 5 (4.31%) Open Source
6 4 (3.45%) Clustering
7 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.72%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.72%) AS400
9 1 (0.86%) Derivative
9 1 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.86%) FMCG
9 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) UNIX
3 8 (6.90%) Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Solaris
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.72%) MVS
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) ITIL
2 35 (30.17%) MVC
3 29 (25.00%) Project Management
4 28 (24.14%) Change Management
5 27 (23.28%) TDD
6 26 (22.41%) SOA
7 19 (16.38%) Incident Management
8 18 (15.52%) Service Delivery
9 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (12.93%) Unit Testing
10 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (12.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (12.93%) Web Application Development
10 15 (12.93%) Mobile Development
11 14 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.34%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.48%) Migration
14 9 (7.76%) Validation
14 9 (7.76%) Service Management
15 8 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) C#
2 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
2 31 (26.72%) SQL
3 14 (12.07%) Java
4 7 (6.03%) JCL
5 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.59%) RPG IV
6 3 (2.59%) RPG
7 1 (0.86%) VBA
7 1 (0.86%) VB
7 1 (0.86%) PHP
7 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) PMP
4 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 11 (9.48%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.72%) XenApp
3 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) OpenView
1 7 (6.03%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (3.45%) Nagios
3 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.69%) SAP
3 15 (12.93%) Adobe
4 13 (11.21%) VMware
5 8 (6.90%) Oracle
6 7 (6.03%) Lotus
6 7 (6.03%) HP
6 7 (6.03%) IBM
6 7 (6.03%) Intel
7 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.72%) Symantec
8 2 (1.72%) Citrix
8 2 (1.72%) NetApp
8 2 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (0.86%) BT
9 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
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