The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / East Midlands
Rank 154 129 179
Rank change year-on-year -25 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 10 38 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 1.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £48,840 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,536 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year - +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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2553 2795 2804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.19% 88.00% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 2198 2249
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Release Management
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Release Management in the East Midlands

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the East Midlands

Release Management
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Derbyshire - 4 - - 1
Northamptonshire +10 1 - -
Leicestershire -10 1 £48,840 +14.91%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (36.84%) QA
2 13 (34.21%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) ITIL
4 10 (26.32%) DevOps
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Service Management
6 8 (21.05%) Change Management
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.79%) CRM
8 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 6 (15.79%) IT Strategy
9 5 (13.16%) Security Operations
9 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
9 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) SLA
9 5 (13.16%) TDD
9 5 (13.16%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 5 (13.16%) LANSA
9 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.16%) Project Management
9 5 (13.16%) C#

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (10.53%) Apache
1 4 (10.53%) IIS
1 4 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.26%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.26%) Force.com
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) FTP
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
1 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
1 4 (10.53%) SSH
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
1 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Ant
1 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
2 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Service Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 4 (10.53%) Transition Manager
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (10.53%) LAMP
2 4 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
3 3 (7.89%) WCF
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) REST
4 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) Visualforce
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
2 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.26%) Fintech
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Customer Engagement
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Change Management
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) CRM
6 6 (15.79%) IT Strategy
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Security Operations
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
4 4 (10.53%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Apex Code
6 2 (5.26%) SOQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) QA
2 5 (13.16%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) CFEngine
1 4 (10.53%) HAProxy
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) LANSA
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Northgate
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com