Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Release Analyst was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 808 877
Rank change year-on-year -11 +69 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 26 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.035% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.049% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 36
London median annual salary £26,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.91% +4.55% +2.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,575 £40,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £59,625
England median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.63% -11.11% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Release Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Release Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Analyst in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 13 £26,500 -
Central London +3 3 £45,000 +20.00%
East London - 1 - -
Release Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 24 (92.31%) ITIL
2 21 (80.77%) Release Management
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (50.00%) SAP
4 13 (50.00%) Service Management
4 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (50.00%) Back Office
4 13 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 13 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 13 (50.00%) Information Management
4 13 (50.00%) Document Management
4 13 (50.00%) Time Management
4 13 (50.00%) Data Extraction
4 13 (50.00%) SDLC
4 13 (50.00%) Xerox
5 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (19.23%) ITSM
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
9 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
9 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (11.54%) QA
10 3 (11.54%) Fund Management
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 3 (11.54%) SQL

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 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MSTest
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 13 (50.00%) Back Office
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) ITIL
2 21 (80.77%) Release Management
3 13 (50.00%) Data Extraction
3 13 (50.00%) Document Management
3 13 (50.00%) Information Management
3 13 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 13 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 13 (50.00%) SDLC
3 13 (50.00%) Service Management
3 13 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Fund Management
6 3 (11.54%) Release Automation
6 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (50.00%) SAP
1 13 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (3.85%) OpenText
2 1 (3.85%) Siebel
2 1 (3.85%) Sun