Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 220 272
Rank change year-on-year +28 +52 -34
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 63 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.99% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 45
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,375 £35,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% -3.06% +2.08%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5490 7657 9550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.33% 88.31% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5845 7458
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,872
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Berkshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Berkshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Berkshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 34 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Maidenhead +31 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Slough -5 9 £57,500 +9.52%
Newbury -15 6 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Hungerford - 1 £35,000 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 33 (52.38%) DevOps
2 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 30 (47.62%) Linux
2 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (44.44%) Python
4 28 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (41.27%) Finance
6 26 (41.27%) Puppet
7 25 (39.68%) SaaS
8 24 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (36.51%) Fintech
9 23 (36.51%) Perl
9 23 (36.51%) C#
10 22 (34.92%) Java
10 22 (34.92%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (30.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (26.98%) MongoDB
12 17 (26.98%) Ansible
12 17 (26.98%) C++
12 17 (26.98%) Tcl
12 17 (26.98%) JIRA
13 15 (23.81%) Scrum
14 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
15 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
16 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (15.87%) Confluence
18 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (15.87%) Confluence
2 6 (9.52%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) SaaS
2 22 (34.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) DNS
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) SMTP
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.70%) Big Data
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.17%) HBase
5 2 (3.17%) Impala
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.98%) JIRA
3 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (9.52%) Subversion
4 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) Ant
6 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Release Manager
3 6 (9.52%) Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Data Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Junior
4 5 (7.94%) Junior DevOps
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (7.94%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Release Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Software Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Software Release Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
1 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
1 6 (9.52%) REST
1 6 (9.52%) RESTful
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.94%) SOAP
2 5 (7.94%) Velocity
3 2 (3.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) EDI
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) SAML
4 1 (1.59%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Fintech
2 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) iPad
3 4 (6.35%) Wiki
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) DevOps
2 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (23.81%) Scrum
6 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.70%) Kanban
7 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
8 7 (11.11%) ITIL
9 6 (9.52%) Analytics
9 6 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (9.52%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.52%) High Availability
9 6 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 28 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 28 (44.44%) Python
3 23 (36.51%) C#
3 23 (36.51%) Perl
4 22 (34.92%) Java
5 17 (26.98%) C++
5 17 (26.98%) Tcl
6 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.52%) F#
7 6 (9.52%) Ruby
8 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.17%) C
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.17%) HDFS
1 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (41.27%) Puppet
2 24 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (26.98%) Ansible
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) Kibana
6 1 (1.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.59%) Sun
4 1 (1.59%) VMware