The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 57 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.56% 1.50% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.71% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Median salary £44,500 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.62% +61.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 351 306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.31% 87.97% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 179 290 270
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Release Management
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Confluence
4 6 (50.00%) User Stories
4 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) CSS

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (33.33%) Anypoint
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 4 (33.33%) Mule
2 4 (33.33%) Mule ESB
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Gradle
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) JMS
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) RAML
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) WSDL
4 4 (33.33%) XSD
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) API Design
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) XPath
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft