The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 86 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 12 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 0.95% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.08% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 32
Median salary £30,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,401
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.07%
Release Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1003 1488 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.65% 88.26% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1264 1366
Median salary £39,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Cheshire region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 8 £30,500 -
Knutsford +17 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £37,700 -
Release Management
North West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) MSTest
3 8 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 8 (66.67%) MSTest
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) QA Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 8 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
1 8 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Support
3 1 (8.33%) Release Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) CA