Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 109 97
Rank change year-on-year +44 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 12 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.50% 0.15% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.17% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 15
Cardiff median annual salary £22,100 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.00% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £18,800 £41,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,125 £43,750 £38,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.44% +20.00% -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 734 1199 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.52% 88.55% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 652 1087 1132
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,275
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Cardiff

Release Management
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Cardiff

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) QA
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) React
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) HND
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) MSTest
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management Advisor
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Release Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (33.33%) React
1 4 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Sitecore