Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 204 255
Rank change year-on-year -4 +51 -63
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 121 148 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.18% 1.27% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.42% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 101 141 150
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +13.21%
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9226 10451 15034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.11% 89.42% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8328 9526 13028
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in the City of London

Release Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Release Management in the City of London

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 63 (52.07%) ITIL
2 60 (49.59%) Finance
3 50 (41.32%) Microsoft
4 47 (38.84%) SDLC
5 42 (34.71%) SQL Server
6 41 (33.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 36 (29.75%) Change Management
8 34 (28.10%) .NET
9 33 (27.27%) Content Management
10 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (25.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (25.62%) Test Automation
11 31 (25.62%) Windows
12 29 (23.97%) Web Services
13 28 (23.14%) EPiServer
13 28 (23.14%) QA
14 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
15 26 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (20.66%) C#
17 23 (19.01%) Java
17 23 (19.01%) Internet
18 22 (18.18%) DevOps
19 21 (17.36%) SQL Server 2014
19 21 (17.36%) SQL
19 21 (17.36%) Visual Studio
20 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
20 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
20 20 (16.53%) Web Development
21 19 (15.70%) .NET Framework
21 19 (15.70%) Web Accessibility

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 28 (23.14%) EPiServer
2 19 (15.70%) CMS
3 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.96%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.96%) IIS
4 6 (4.96%) JBoss
5 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.13%) Jetty
5 5 (4.13%) LiveLink
5 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.13%) nginx
6 2 (1.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Moqups
2 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Slack
5 1 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.01%) Internet
2 19 (15.70%) Intranet
3 5 (4.13%) LDAP
4 4 (3.31%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.65%) SMS
5 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (17.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (8.26%) MySQL
5 8 (6.61%) Qlik Sense
5 8 (6.61%) QlikView
6 7 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.65%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.83%) OLAP
11 1 (0.83%) Siebel EIM
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.26%) JIRA
4 7 (5.79%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.79%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.48%) Maven
5 3 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.65%) Ant
6 2 (1.65%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.65%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.65%) Gerrit
6 2 (1.65%) GitLab
6 2 (1.65%) Gradle
6 2 (1.65%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.83%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.83%) NuGet
General
1 60 (49.59%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Advertising
4 3 (2.48%) Front Office
4 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Developer
2 19 (15.70%) .NET Developer
2 19 (15.70%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (15.70%) C# Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Senior Developer
4 15 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Development Manager
7 8 (6.61%) QlikView Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.96%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Change Manager
9 6 (4.96%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Linux Support
9 6 (4.96%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.10%) .NET
2 29 (23.97%) Web Services
3 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
4 19 (15.70%) .NET Framework
4 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 19 (15.70%) Entity Framework
5 12 (9.92%) CSS
5 12 (9.92%) HTML
6 6 (4.96%) HTML5
6 6 (4.96%) XML
7 5 (4.13%) CSS3
7 5 (4.13%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (4.13%) Servlets
7 5 (4.13%) XSLT
8 3 (2.48%) RESTful
9 1 (0.83%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) User Experience
3 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.96%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.13%) Fintech
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.83%) Equities
8 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.62%) Windows
2 19 (15.70%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.96%) Unix
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.13%) CentOS
5 5 (4.13%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.07%) ITIL
2 47 (38.84%) SDLC
3 41 (33.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 36 (29.75%) Change Management
5 33 (27.27%) Content Management
6 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (25.62%) Test Automation
8 22 (18.18%) DevOps
9 20 (16.53%) Web Development
10 19 (15.70%) MVC
10 19 (15.70%) Web Accessibility
11 16 (13.22%) CRM
12 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (12.40%) Configuration Management
13 14 (11.57%) OO
13 14 (11.57%) OOD
13 14 (11.57%) UML
14 13 (10.74%) Project Management
15 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
15 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.66%) C#
3 23 (19.01%) Java
4 21 (17.36%) SQL
5 17 (14.05%) Python
6 11 (9.09%) Perl
6 11 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.61%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.79%) Ruby
9 5 (4.13%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.13%) XPath
10 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) PHP
11 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.14%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.48%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.65%) FISMA
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.65%) SLA
5 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.48%) XenApp
3 3 (2.48%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.83%) Docker
4 1 (0.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.92%) Puppet
2 8 (6.61%) Ansible
2 8 (6.61%) SCCM
3 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.96%) Salt
5 5 (4.13%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (4.13%) Nagios
5 5 (4.13%) Packer
5 5 (4.13%) SCOM
5 5 (4.13%) Terraform
6 3 (2.48%) WSUS
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 50 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.40%) OpenText
2 15 (12.40%) Siebel
3 12 (9.92%) Citrix
4 9 (7.44%) Sun
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) SAP
5 6 (4.96%) VMware
6 5 (4.13%) BMC
6 5 (4.13%) Cisco
7 3 (2.48%) AppSense
7 3 (2.48%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.48%) Lumension
7 3 (2.48%) Pega
8 2 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.65%) F5
9 1 (0.83%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.83%) Sybase
9 1 (0.83%) Tableau