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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 152 188 152
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -36
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 61 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 0.35% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.43% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 39
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,850 £28,165
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £48,900 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 24 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Coventry +3 14 £52,500 +16.66%
Warwickshire -1 13 £33,000 +18.49% 1
Staffordshire +9 3 £55,000 - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (37.82%) .NET
1 45 (37.82%) ITIL
2 38 (31.93%) SQL Server
3 35 (29.41%) MVC
4 34 (28.57%) Project Management
5 33 (27.73%) HTML
6 32 (26.89%) Change Management
7 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
7 31 (26.05%) C#
8 29 (24.37%) SQL
9 27 (22.69%) SAP
10 26 (21.85%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (21.01%) SOA
11 25 (21.01%) TDD
12 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
13 23 (19.33%) CSS
13 23 (19.33%) jQuery
13 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.65%) .NET Framework
16 19 (15.97%) Windows
16 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (15.13%) Finance
18 17 (14.29%) Umbraco
19 16 (13.45%) Incident Management
19 16 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
19 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
19 16 (13.45%) UNIX
20 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 11 (9.24%) SAS
2 11 (9.24%) IBM Notes
3 5 (4.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Internet
1 2 (1.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.84%) OLAP
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Maven
2 6 (5.04%) Gradle
2 6 (5.04%) Subversion
2 6 (5.04%) Ant
3 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Front Office
4 4 (3.36%) Military
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (33.61%) Developer
2 35 (29.41%) Release Manager
3 23 (19.33%) Software Developer
4 18 (15.13%) SAP Manager
5 13 (10.92%) SAP Release Manager
6 11 (9.24%) Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Mainframe Operator
8 9 (7.56%) Service Manager
8 9 (7.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Change and Release Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Change Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Senior Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
13 3 (2.52%) Services Delivery Manager
13 3 (2.52%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.82%) .NET
2 33 (27.73%) HTML
3 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
4 23 (19.33%) CSS
4 23 (19.33%) jQuery
4 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 21 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 14 (11.76%) Adobe AIR
6 14 (11.76%) WCF
6 14 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 14 (11.76%) PhoneGap
6 14 (11.76%) LESS
7 11 (9.24%) ISPF
8 10 (8.40%) XML
9 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.72%) Spring Boot
10 8 (6.72%) Apache Camel
10 8 (6.72%) Spring
10 8 (6.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Mainframe
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.04%) PMI
5 4 (3.36%) Derivative
5 4 (3.36%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.68%) AS400
8 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 16 (13.45%) UNIX
3 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) MVS
4 1 (0.84%) Solaris
4 1 (0.84%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.82%) ITIL
2 35 (29.41%) MVC
3 34 (28.57%) Project Management
4 32 (26.89%) Change Management
5 25 (21.01%) SOA
5 25 (21.01%) TDD
6 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.45%) Incident Management
7 16 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
8 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 14 (11.76%) Web Application Development
9 14 (11.76%) Mobile Development
10 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.08%) Migration
12 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
13 9 (7.56%) Validation
13 9 (7.56%) Service Management
13 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
1 31 (26.05%) C#
2 29 (24.37%) SQL
3 11 (9.24%) JCL
3 11 (9.24%) Java
4 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.52%) RPG
5 3 (2.52%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.84%) VB
6 1 (0.84%) PHP
6 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) PMP
5 2 (1.68%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) QA
1 14 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.68%) vSphere
2 2 (1.68%) XenApp
2 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) OpenView
1 11 (9.24%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (22.69%) SAP
2 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) Adobe
4 13 (10.92%) VMware
5 11 (9.24%) IBM
5 11 (9.24%) HP
5 11 (9.24%) Intel
5 11 (9.24%) Lotus
6 9 (7.56%) Oracle
7 2 (1.68%) Dell
7 2 (1.68%) Symantec
7 2 (1.68%) NetApp
7 2 (1.68%) Citrix
8 1 (0.84%) BT
8 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
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