The median annual salary for a Release Analyst was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Analyst
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 613 628
Rank change year-on-year +40 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 14 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.089% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.093% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 15
Median salary £28,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32445 40865 41138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.75% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27449 35261 34593
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Release Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Release Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Release Analyst in London

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Release Analyst in London

Release Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Wimbledon +17 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £35,000 -
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Release Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Release Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Release Management
3 11 (37.93%) SDLC
4 10 (34.48%) JIRA
5 9 (31.03%) ServiceNow
6 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) VMware
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.34%) Service Management
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
10 2 (6.90%) Hudson
10 2 (6.90%) Open Source
10 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.90%) QA
10 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
10 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
10 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (6.90%) Relational Database

Release Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) FishEye
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Release Management
3 11 (37.93%) SDLC
4 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.90%) Open Source
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.34%) Citrix
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy