The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 181 144 181
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 27 67 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 1.20% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.56% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,250 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4095 4286 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.88% 76.78% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 3616 3124
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Release Management
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -16 17 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Coventry -1 4 £45,000 -7.69%
Solihull -4 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Wolverhampton - 2 £38,500 - 1
Warwickshire +1 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Change Management
3 16 (32.65%) Incident Management
4 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.49%) Service Management
7 10 (20.41%) Logistics
7 10 (20.41%) Problem Management
8 9 (18.37%) Finance
8 9 (18.37%) SLA
9 7 (14.29%) Migration
9 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.24%) SAP
10 6 (12.24%) UNIX
10 6 (12.24%) ERP
10 6 (12.24%) SAP ERP
10 6 (12.24%) Capacity Management
11 5 (10.20%) Change Control
11 5 (10.20%) Open Source
11 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.20%) QA
11 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
11 5 (10.20%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (10.20%) Firmware
11 5 (10.20%) Project Management
11 5 (10.20%) MS Office
11 5 (10.20%) Java
11 5 (10.20%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (6.12%) Apache
1 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) FileNet
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Maven
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) Hudson
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Service Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Coordinator
3 6 (12.24%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Data Centre Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Release Coordinator
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Test Coordinator
6 3 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) J2EE
2 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) XSLT
3 2 (4.08%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) JSF
3 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.08%) LINQ
3 2 (4.08%) WCF
3 2 (4.08%) WPF
3 2 (4.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Open Source
1 5 (10.20%) Firmware
2 4 (8.16%) CMDB
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) UNIX
2 3 (6.12%) Solaris
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Change Management
3 16 (32.65%) Incident Management
4 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 12 (24.49%) Service Management
6 10 (20.41%) Logistics
6 10 (20.41%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (12.24%) ERP
8 6 (12.24%) Capacity Management
9 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
9 5 (10.20%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (8.16%) ITIL V3
10 4 (8.16%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VB
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
4 2 (4.08%) Clojure
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
3 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) NetApp
3 4 (8.16%) Symantec
3 4 (8.16%) BMC
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) JDA
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe
4 2 (4.08%) SunGard
4 2 (4.08%) Twitter
4 2 (4.08%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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