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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 104 158 203
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +45
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 142 63 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.33% 1.17% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 81 50 17
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,300 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,250 £48,600
UK excluding London median 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
5354 4581 4558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.67% 84.83% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4156 3800 3810
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham +8 39 £70,000 +64.70% 2
Shropshire - 33 £28,500 -
Coventry +15 27 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Warwickshire +6 26 £45,000 +35.00%
Staffordshire -10 4 £26,500 -51.81%
Walsall - 4 £36,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,750 -
Herefordshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
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 30 May 2016, 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.

1 110 (48.89%) ITIL
2 70 (31.11%) .NET
3 67 (29.78%) SQL
4 66 (29.33%) Mentoring
5 63 (28.00%) Web Services
6 60 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 53 (23.56%) C#
8 51 (22.67%) Service Management
8 51 (22.67%) XML
9 48 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (21.33%) Finance
9 48 (21.33%) Wealth Management
10 47 (20.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 46 (20.44%) SOA
11 46 (20.44%) JavaScript
11 46 (20.44%) T-SQL
11 46 (20.44%) Relational Database
12 45 (20.00%) HTML
12 45 (20.00%) CSS
12 45 (20.00%) OO
12 45 (20.00%) RDBMS
13 44 (19.56%) Service Delivery
14 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET
14 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 40 (17.78%) Coaching
16 38 (16.89%) Microsoft
17 33 (14.67%) Degree
18 32 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (13.78%) ITIL Certification
20 27 (12.00%) SLA

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 13 (5.78%) CMS
2 12 (5.33%) Apache Pig
2 12 (5.33%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.78%) IIS
5 3 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) SAN
2 3 (1.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.33%) LAN
3 2 (0.89%) CTI
3 2 (0.89%) MPLS
3 2 (0.89%) NGN
3 2 (0.89%) SMS
3 2 (0.89%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.89%) VoIP
3 2 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.44%) LDAP
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 46 (20.44%) Relational Database
3 45 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 27 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.33%) Apache Hive
6 12 (5.33%) Big Data
6 12 (5.33%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.33%) Impala
6 12 (5.33%) Sqoop
7 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.78%) GIS
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.33%) MySQL
9 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (1.78%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.33%) JUnit
2 3 (1.33%) Selenium
2 3 (1.33%) Serena SBM
2 3 (1.33%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.33%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 48 (21.33%) Finance
2 9 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.56%) Banking
4 6 (2.67%) Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (23.56%) Analyst
2 51 (22.67%) Developer
3 37 (16.44%) .NET Developer
4 36 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 36 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 36 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 36 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 30 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 30 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 28 (12.44%) Release Manager
7 18 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.56%) Service Analyst
9 16 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (6.22%) Software Analyst
12 13 (5.78%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 13 (5.78%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (31.11%) .NET
2 63 (28.00%) Web Services
3 51 (22.67%) XML
4 45 (20.00%) CSS
4 45 (20.00%) HTML
5 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET
5 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 25 (11.11%) jQuery
6 25 (11.11%) WCF
7 23 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (8.89%) XSLT
9 7 (3.11%) Backbone.js
9 7 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (1.78%) Apache Sling
10 4 (1.78%) JSP
10 4 (1.78%) OSGi
10 4 (1.78%) Spring
10 4 (1.78%) Struts
11 3 (1.33%) LAMP
11 3 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.56%) CMDB
3 8 (3.56%) Life Science
4 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.78%) Social Media
7 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.33%) Clustering
7 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Licensing
7 3 (1.33%) Replication
8 2 (0.89%) IVR
9 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Informatics
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) PMI
9 1 (0.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.00%) Unix
2 12 (5.33%) Windows
3 11 (4.89%) Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (48.89%) ITIL
2 66 (29.33%) Mentoring
3 51 (22.67%) Service Management
4 48 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (21.33%) Wealth Management
5 46 (20.44%) SOA
6 45 (20.00%) OO
7 44 (19.56%) Service Delivery
8 40 (17.78%) Coaching
9 27 (12.00%) Configuration Management
10 23 (10.22%) MVC
11 19 (8.44%) Incident Management
11 19 (8.44%) Problem Management
11 19 (8.44%) Project Management
12 16 (7.11%) People Management
13 15 (6.67%) Change Management
13 15 (6.67%) PRINCE2
14 14 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (5.78%) SDLC
15 13 (5.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.78%) SQL
2 53 (23.56%) C#
3 46 (20.44%) JavaScript
3 46 (20.44%) T-SQL
4 21 (9.33%) Java
5 20 (8.89%) XPath
6 12 (5.33%) Scala
7 11 (4.89%) VB
8 10 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.78%) Python
9 4 (1.78%) VBA
10 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) JCL
11 1 (0.44%) Korn
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (20.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.67%) Degree
3 31 (13.78%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (12.00%) MCSD
5 17 (7.56%) MCPD
5 17 (7.56%) MCTS
6 12 (5.33%) ISEB
7 7 (3.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.78%) CCNA
8 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.33%) MCITP
9 3 (1.33%) MCSE
10 2 (0.89%) CCIE
10 2 (0.89%) CCIP
10 2 (0.89%) CCNP
11 1 (0.44%) CCDA
11 1 (0.44%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.33%) Apache Flume
2 5 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (0.44%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (5.33%) Oozie
2 3 (1.33%) Cacti
2 3 (1.33%) Nagios
2 3 (1.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.44%) Control-M
3 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.44%) OpenView
3 1 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.44%) Oracle
3 14 (6.22%) Serena
4 11 (4.89%) ServiceNow
5 8 (3.56%) VMware
6 6 (2.67%) Cisco
6 6 (2.67%) IBM
7 5 (2.22%) SAP
8 4 (1.78%) Adobe
9 3 (1.33%) Citrix
9 3 (1.33%) HP
9 3 (1.33%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.89%) Avaya
10 2 (0.89%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.89%) Mitel
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.44%) Google
11 1 (0.44%) Informatica
11 1 (0.44%) Lotus
11 1 (0.44%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000.00 to £25000.00 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 17 days ago