Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 54 69
Rank change year-on-year +36 +15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 24 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 9.38% 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 1.24% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 15
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £47,500 - £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 - £37,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -26.32%

Release Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 224 322 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.50% 91.48% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 194 285 465
Bedford median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Bedford

Release Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 22 (91.67%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (91.67%) Change Management
2 22 (91.67%) Problem Management
2 22 (91.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) SLA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Nokia
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) GitHub
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Ansible

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Change Manager
2 11 (45.83%) Problem Manager
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (4.17%) iSeries
1 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 22 (91.67%) Change Management
2 22 (91.67%) Problem Management
2 22 (91.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) F5
1 2 (8.33%) Nokia
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Clearswift