The median annual salary for a Release Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £25,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £28,750 £28,500
% change year-on-year +14.78% +0.87%  

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 969 1283 1362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.58% 97.72% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2797 3899 4278
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,844 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Release Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 28 June 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 - 1 £25,000 -
Release Analyst
UK

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) COM+
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis

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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM+
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware