The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 60 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 27 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.77% 0.73% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 0.84% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 10
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Release Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
841 947 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 86.34% 86.64% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 746 824 836
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Release Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Kent

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Release Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +26 6 £38,000 +40.74%
Sittingbourne - 6 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £30,000 -
Chatham - 2 - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
3 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
6 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
7 9 (28.13%) SDLC
8 8 (25.00%) WinForms
8 8 (25.00%) Thunderhead
8 8 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (25.00%) WPF
8 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (25.00%) System Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
9 7 (21.88%) ETL
9 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
9 7 (21.88%) IBM
9 7 (21.88%) DB2
9 7 (21.88%) Automotive
9 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (21.88%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) Banking
9 7 (21.88%) Retail
9 7 (21.88%) Information Management
9 7 (21.88%) High Availability

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.88%) Big Data
3 7 (21.88%) DB2
3 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Automotive
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Release Manager
3 8 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 8 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 8 (25.00%) WPF Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Architect
4 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Head of DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) WinForms
2 8 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SDLC
2 8 (25.00%) System Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Change Control
3 7 (21.88%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
3 7 (21.88%) ETL
3 7 (21.88%) High Availability
3 7 (21.88%) Information Management
3 7 (21.88%) Presales
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Thunderhead
3 7 (21.88%) IBM
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft