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 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
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 58 68 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 7 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.26% 1.65% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.92% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 8
Median salary £72,500 £44,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.77% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £42,650 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £45,000 £63,750
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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 478 677 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.28% 85.91% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 415 540 487
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Coventry

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MCSD
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Contract Management

Release Management
Top Related 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 (28.57%) OpenEdge
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Head of Development
2 3 (42.86%) Head of Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Head of Applications
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Category Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
4 1 (14.29%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) MCSD
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Ariba
2 1 (14.29%) SAP