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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 158 152
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 23 55 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.70% 1.23% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.40% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 53
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

Release Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2766 3939 4443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.59% 88.44% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 3115 3241
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Release Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 25 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
Reading +13 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Newbury -2 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Slough -9 1 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Hungerford - 1 £35,000 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (40.43%) SaaS
3 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (38.30%) Finance
4 17 (36.17%) ITIL
4 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
4 17 (36.17%) DevOps
5 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
6 15 (31.91%) Python
6 15 (31.91%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) Perl
6 15 (31.91%) Ansible
7 14 (29.79%) Degree
8 13 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.53%) C#
9 12 (25.53%) C++
9 12 (25.53%) Tcl
9 12 (25.53%) Puppet
9 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
9 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (21.28%) Change Management
10 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
11 8 (17.02%) Fintech
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
11 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
12 7 (14.89%) SAP
13 6 (12.77%) HP

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 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) SaaS
2 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) AMQP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
3 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Change Manager
2 11 (23.40%) Release Manager
3 10 (21.28%) Change and Release Manager
4 7 (14.89%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (12.77%) Information Services Manager
6 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Release Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.26%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Java EE
1 3 (6.38%) JMS
2 1 (2.13%) EDI
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Fintech
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) CMDB
4 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (36.17%) DevOps
2 17 (36.17%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Change Management
3 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) Validation
7 5 (10.64%) ITSM
8 4 (8.51%) IT Strategy
8 4 (8.51%) OO
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) Task Automation
8 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.51%) Workflow
9 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
2 15 (31.91%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) Perl
2 15 (31.91%) Python
3 12 (25.53%) C#
3 12 (25.53%) C++
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) Tcl
4 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PMO
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Ansible
2 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (25.53%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) Terraform
3 3 (6.38%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) SAP
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Atlassian
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) Snow
5 2 (4.26%) McAfee
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Avature
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Lumesse
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Peoplefluent
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
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Salary: competitive
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West Berkshire
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Posted: 9 days ago