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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
London / City of London
Rank 157 184 209
Rank change year-on-year +27 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 69 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.38% 1.25% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.39% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 69
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% -0.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £72,000 £76,300
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.70%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 6410 8998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.47% 90.32% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 5709 7578
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the City of London

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 106 (65.43%) Finance
2 101 (62.35%) ITIL
3 97 (59.88%) Microsoft
4 83 (51.23%) SQL Server
5 81 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 81 (50.00%) Change Management
5 81 (50.00%) XML
6 79 (48.77%) XSLT
6 79 (48.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 78 (48.15%) .NET
7 78 (48.15%) C#
7 78 (48.15%) JavaScript
8 77 (47.53%) Web Services
9 76 (46.91%) ASP.NET
10 75 (46.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 75 (46.30%) MVC
10 75 (46.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 75 (46.30%) SDLC
11 74 (45.68%) Intranet
11 74 (45.68%) Internet
12 73 (45.06%) CMS
12 73 (45.06%) Visual Studio
12 73 (45.06%) Content Management
12 73 (45.06%) Web Accessibility
12 73 (45.06%) EPiServer
12 73 (45.06%) XPath
12 73 (45.06%) Web Development
12 73 (45.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 73 (45.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 73 (45.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Release Management
Top Related 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 73 (45.06%) CMS
1 73 (45.06%) EPiServer
2 16 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (9.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.88%) Skype for Business
3 14 (8.64%) IIS
4 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.09%) Apache
6 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.23%) Confluence
7 2 (1.23%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
2 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) PaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Force.com
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (45.68%) Internet
1 74 (45.68%) Intranet
2 13 (8.02%) Skype
3 11 (6.79%) DNS
4 8 (4.94%) DHCP
5 4 (2.47%) Firewall
5 4 (2.47%) SAN
6 3 (1.85%) Network Security
6 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.62%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.62%) LDAP
7 1 (0.62%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (51.23%) SQL Server
2 75 (46.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (45.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (7.41%) MySQL
7 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.70%) MarkLogic
8 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.23%) DB2
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (48.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (45.06%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.41%) Subversion
4 11 (6.79%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.70%) JUnit
5 6 (3.70%) Mockito
6 4 (2.47%) Selenium
7 3 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.85%) JIRA
8 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.23%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.62%) Appium
9 1 (0.62%) Calabash
9 1 (0.62%) Gradle
9 1 (0.62%) Maven
9 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (65.43%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Banking
3 14 (8.64%) Retail
4 6 (3.70%) Publishing
5 5 (3.09%) Legal
6 4 (2.47%) Back Office
7 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.85%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (51.23%) Developer
2 76 (46.91%) .NET Developer
3 65 (40.12%) C# .NET Developer
3 65 (40.12%) C# Developer
4 40 (24.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 40 (24.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (14.20%) .NET Web Developer
5 23 (14.20%) C# Web Developer
5 23 (14.20%) Web Developer
6 22 (13.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 22 (13.58%) Senior Developer
7 21 (12.96%) Analyst
7 21 (12.96%) Lead .NET Developer
7 21 (12.96%) Lead Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (8.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 13 (8.02%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (50.00%) XML
2 79 (48.77%) XSLT
3 78 (48.15%) .NET
4 77 (47.53%) Web Services
5 76 (46.91%) ASP.NET
6 75 (46.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (45.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 73 (45.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 66 (40.74%) HTML
8 66 (40.74%) HTML5
9 65 (40.12%) CSS
10 61 (37.65%) .NET Framework
10 61 (37.65%) CSS3
10 61 (37.65%) Entity Framework
11 13 (8.02%) Ajax
11 13 (8.02%) jQuery
12 12 (7.41%) LESS
12 12 (7.41%) Sass
13 8 (4.94%) REST
14 7 (4.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (37.65%) User Experience
2 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.64%) PKI
3 13 (8.02%) Clustering
4 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.85%) Derivative
5 3 (1.85%) Fintech
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Windows
1 23 (14.20%) Windows Server
2 17 (10.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (9.26%) Linux
4 7 (4.32%) Unix
5 5 (3.09%) CentOS
6 3 (1.85%) Solaris
6 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.62%) Android
7 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (62.35%) ITIL
2 81 (50.00%) Change Management
2 81 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 75 (46.30%) MVC
3 75 (46.30%) SDLC
4 73 (45.06%) Content Management
4 73 (45.06%) Web Accessibility
4 73 (45.06%) Web Development
5 72 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (39.51%) OO
7 63 (38.89%) OOD
8 61 (37.65%) Dependency Injection
8 61 (37.65%) Test Scripting
8 61 (37.65%) UML
8 61 (37.65%) UX Design
9 20 (12.35%) DevOps
10 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 18 (11.11%) Project Management
11 16 (9.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (48.15%) C#
1 78 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 73 (45.06%) XPath
3 21 (12.96%) Java
4 17 (10.49%) SQL
5 15 (9.26%) Python
6 10 (6.17%) Ruby
6 10 (6.17%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.32%) Perl
10 4 (2.47%) Groovy
11 3 (1.85%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.85%) PHP
11 3 (1.85%) VB
11 3 (1.85%) VBScript
12 2 (1.23%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.62%) Korn
13 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (5.56%) Degree
3 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.09%) MCSA
4 5 (3.09%) MCSE
5 2 (1.23%) ISEB
5 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.23%) PMP
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (40.74%) QA
2 14 (8.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Basel III
3 1 (0.62%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.62%) ISO19770
3 1 (0.62%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.02%) vSphere
4 12 (7.41%) XenApp
4 12 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.47%) Docker
5 4 (2.47%) NFS
5 4 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) WSUS
2 12 (7.41%) SCOM
3 11 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.17%) SCCM
5 8 (4.94%) Puppet
6 5 (3.09%) Ansible
7 3 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.85%) Graphite
7 3 (1.85%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.85%) Nagios
7 3 (1.85%) Perfmon
8 2 (1.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 97 (59.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.11%) Citrix
3 16 (9.88%) VMware
4 14 (8.64%) Oracle
5 7 (4.32%) Sybase
6 3 (1.85%) iManage
6 3 (1.85%) NetApp
6 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) Murex
8 1 (0.62%) F5
8 1 (0.62%) Misys
8 1 (0.62%) Splunk
8 1 (0.62%) Zuora
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Altus Analytics
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago