The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 49 75
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 4 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.52% 3.57% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 4.09% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 1
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +41.66%  
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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 668 611 690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.43% 87.29% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 559 504 564
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Release Management
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) COBIT
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Process
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
4 3 (27.27%) Automotive
4 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (27.27%) SysML
4 3 (27.27%) Green Hills
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) CMMI
4 3 (27.27%) QNX
4 3 (27.27%) Linux

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (18.18%) OpenEdge
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
1 3 (27.27%) Automotive
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Head of Development
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Applications
2 3 (27.27%) Software Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) CMMI
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SysML
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) MCSD
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Green Hills
2 3 (27.27%) QNX
3 1 (9.09%) Ariba
3 1 (9.09%) SAP