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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 153 192 150
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -42
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 70 20 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.37% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.46% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 13 45
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +9 26 £42,500 -5.55%
Warwickshire +1 18 £34,330 -23.71% 2
Coventry -9 5 £58,750 +30.55% 3
Staffordshire - 5 £55,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (35.71%) ITIL
2 43 (34.13%) .NET
3 37 (29.37%) Project Management
3 37 (29.37%) HTML
4 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 33 (26.19%) C#
6 32 (25.40%) Change Management
6 32 (25.40%) MVC
7 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
8 29 (23.02%) SAP
8 29 (23.02%) CSS
9 28 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 28 (22.22%) SQL
10 27 (21.43%) jQuery
11 26 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (19.84%) Windows
13 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
13 24 (19.05%) SOA
13 24 (19.05%) Finance
14 22 (17.46%) UNIX
14 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (15.87%) Incident Management
16 19 (15.08%) QA
16 19 (15.08%) TDD
16 19 (15.08%) SLA
16 19 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (15.08%) API Design
17 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
18 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (11.90%) IBM Notes
1 15 (11.90%) SAS
2 14 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 5 (3.97%) IIS
4 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) SAP SM
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) MPLS
2 1 (0.79%) BGP
2 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.79%) MGCP
2 1 (0.79%) TACACS
2 1 (0.79%) H.323
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.79%) LAN
2 1 (0.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.97%) QlikView
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.17%) OLAP
4 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Ant
1 6 (4.76%) Subversion
1 6 (4.76%) Maven
1 6 (4.76%) Gradle
2 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.94%) Military
4 6 (4.76%) Front Office
5 4 (3.17%) Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (30.16%) Developer
2 32 (25.40%) Release Manager
3 23 (18.25%) Software Developer
4 18 (14.29%) SAP Manager
5 15 (11.90%) Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) Mainframe Operator
7 13 (10.32%) SAP Release Manager
8 9 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.35%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Service Manager
11 6 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) Change Manager
12 5 (3.97%) Computer Operator
12 5 (3.97%) Change and Release Manager
12 5 (3.97%) Head of Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.13%) .NET
2 37 (29.37%) HTML
3 29 (23.02%) CSS
4 28 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 27 (21.43%) jQuery
6 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.49%) XML
9 15 (11.90%) ISPF
10 12 (9.52%) WCF
11 11 (8.73%) LESS
11 11 (8.73%) Entity Framework
11 11 (8.73%) PhoneGap
11 11 (8.73%) Adobe AIR
12 8 (6.35%) Apache Camel
12 8 (6.35%) Spring Boot
12 8 (6.35%) Java EE
12 8 (6.35%) Hibernate
12 8 (6.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Mainframe
2 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.56%) PMI
4 6 (4.76%) Derivative
4 6 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.84%) Windows
2 22 (17.46%) UNIX
3 3 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.79%) MVS
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) ITIL
2 37 (29.37%) Project Management
3 32 (25.40%) Change Management
3 32 (25.40%) MVC
4 24 (19.05%) SOA
5 20 (15.87%) Incident Management
6 19 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.08%) TDD
6 19 (15.08%) API Design
7 17 (13.49%) SDLC
7 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (12.70%) Migration
9 14 (11.11%) Validation
10 11 (8.73%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.73%) Web Application Development
10 11 (8.73%) Mobile Development
11 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 33 (26.19%) C#
3 28 (22.22%) SQL
4 15 (11.90%) Java
4 15 (11.90%) JCL
5 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.76%) VB
5 6 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (1.59%) VBScript
6 2 (1.59%) XPath
6 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.76%) PMP
5 4 (3.17%) MCSD
6 3 (2.38%) Degree
7 2 (1.59%) MCSE
7 2 (1.59%) MCSA
8 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.08%) SLA
1 19 (15.08%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) OpenView
1 15 (11.90%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (23.02%) SAP
2 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.49%) Oracle
4 15 (11.90%) IBM
4 15 (11.90%) HP
4 15 (11.90%) Intel
4 15 (11.90%) Lotus
4 15 (11.90%) VMware
5 11 (8.73%) Adobe
6 5 (3.97%) Cognos
7 2 (1.59%) Remedy
7 2 (1.59%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) BT
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £62500.00 per annum + Car + Extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago