The median annual salary for a Release Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 105 101
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.091% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £29,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.53%  
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1065 1372 1295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.55% 98.14% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1164 1110
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Release Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Analyst in Wales

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Release Analyst in Wales

Release Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +13 1 - - 1
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region featuring Release Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS

Release Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware