The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.27% 1.34% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.69% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £57,500 £85,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.35% +8.97%  
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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 148 118 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.73% 79.19% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 106 96 123
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Release Management
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Canary Wharf

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 8 (66.67%) OO
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) Haskell
3 6 (50.00%) Erlang
3 6 (50.00%) OCaml
3 6 (50.00%) F#
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Clojure
3 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) Ant
4 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
4 5 (41.67%) Maven
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Model
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) TDD

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Ant
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Concordion
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) JBehave
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (50.00%) OOP
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Model
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Clojure
2 6 (50.00%) Erlang
2 6 (50.00%) F#
2 6 (50.00%) Haskell
2 6 (50.00%) OCaml
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase