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

Release Management
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.82% - 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £37,500
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 443 575 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.78% 84.06% 85.73%
Number of salaries quoted 379 504 523
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (14.29%) Fintech
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Fiorano
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) InterSystems
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) JCAPS
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Release Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Fiorano
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) InterSystems
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware