Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 202 225
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 -23
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 128 168 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.21% 1.44% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.60% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 101
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £34,650 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,700 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,495 10,527 11,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.51% 89.94% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,092 8,580 9,870
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in the East of England

Release Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Release Management in the East of England

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the East of England

Release Management
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +9 41 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -12 32 £37,000 -22.11% 6
Essex +22 23 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Suffolk +3 19 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Hertfordshire -7 12 £65,000 +22.64% 3
Norfolk +12 1 £58,500 +37.65%
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (46.09%) DevOps
3 54 (42.19%) JIRA
4 51 (39.84%) Linux
5 47 (36.72%) SQL
6 45 (35.16%) ITIL
7 44 (34.38%) Change Management
8 42 (32.81%) Service Delivery
9 39 (30.47%) .NET
9 39 (30.47%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 33 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (23.44%) SaaS
13 29 (22.66%) Analytics
13 29 (22.66%) Mobile App
14 28 (21.88%) Transition Management
14 28 (21.88%) Service Delivery Management
14 28 (21.88%) Big Data
14 28 (21.88%) CRM
15 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
16 24 (18.75%) Windows
16 24 (18.75%) Migration
17 23 (17.97%) Data Migration
18 22 (17.19%) Test Automation
18 22 (17.19%) T-SQL
19 21 (16.41%) Web Services
19 21 (16.41%) Finance
19 21 (16.41%) Waterfall
19 21 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (13.28%) Windows Server

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (11.72%) Confluence
2 9 (7.03%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.03%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.47%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.69%) IIS
5 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.56%) Apache
6 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.56%) JBoss
6 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Documaker
2 6 (4.69%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.56%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 39 (30.47%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (23.44%) SaaS
4 7 (5.47%) GitHub
4 7 (5.47%) IaaS
5 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) DNS
2 9 (7.03%) HTTPS
2 9 (7.03%) SSL
3 8 (6.25%) HTTP
4 7 (5.47%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (5.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (5.47%) DHCP
4 7 (5.47%) FTP
4 7 (5.47%) ICMP
4 7 (5.47%) IMAP
4 7 (5.47%) IPsec
4 7 (5.47%) OpenVPN
4 7 (5.47%) POP3
4 7 (5.47%) SMTP
4 7 (5.47%) SNMP
4 7 (5.47%) SSH
4 7 (5.47%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.47%) Telnet
4 7 (5.47%) WPA2
5 6 (4.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.88%) Big Data
3 15 (11.72%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.25%) MySQL
6 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.91%) Data Lake
9 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.78%) HBase
10 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (42.19%) JIRA
2 11 (8.59%) SoapUI
3 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.47%) Gerrit
4 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (4.69%) Appium
5 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.69%) JUnit
5 6 (4.69%) LoadRunner
5 6 (4.69%) Maven
5 6 (4.69%) Selenium
5 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.56%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.56%) Subversion
8 1 (0.78%) GitLab
8 1 (0.78%) Gradle
General
1 21 (16.41%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (28.91%) Analyst
1 37 (28.91%) Release Manager
2 32 (25.00%) DevOps Manager
3 28 (21.88%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (10.16%) Big Data Manager
5 10 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) QA Manager
7 7 (5.47%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.47%) Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (5.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Release Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Web Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.47%) .NET
2 21 (16.41%) Web Services
3 15 (11.72%) AngularJS
3 15 (11.72%) HTML
4 12 (9.38%) Middleware
4 12 (9.38%) RESTful
5 11 (8.59%) SOAP
6 10 (7.81%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.47%) YAML
8 6 (4.69%) JSON
8 6 (4.69%) XML
9 5 (3.91%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (3.91%) WCF
10 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.13%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.13%) J2EE
10 4 (3.13%) jQuery
10 4 (3.13%) OAuth
10 4 (3.13%) REST
10 4 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.66%) Mobile App
2 21 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.13%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) CMDB
6 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.84%) Linux
2 24 (18.75%) Windows
3 17 (13.28%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.59%) CentOS
4 11 (8.59%) Unix
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.81%) Android
6 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.47%) Solaris
7 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.56%) Debian
8 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (46.09%) DevOps
3 45 (35.16%) ITIL
4 44 (34.38%) Change Management
5 42 (32.81%) Service Delivery
6 29 (22.66%) Analytics
7 28 (21.88%) CRM
7 28 (21.88%) Service Delivery Management
7 28 (21.88%) Transition Management
8 24 (18.75%) Migration
9 23 (17.97%) Data Migration
10 22 (17.19%) Test Automation
11 21 (16.41%) Waterfall
12 15 (11.72%) Integration Testing
12 15 (11.72%) SDLC
13 14 (10.94%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.16%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (10.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.72%) SQL
2 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.19%) T-SQL
4 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
5 15 (11.72%) Python
6 14 (10.94%) Bash Shell
6 14 (10.94%) Java
7 13 (10.16%) PHP
8 11 (8.59%) C#
9 7 (5.47%) C
10 6 (4.69%) C++
10 6 (4.69%) VB
11 5 (3.91%) Perl
12 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.56%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.59%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.47%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) QA
2 9 (7.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) Docker
2 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) Samba
3 7 (5.47%) VirtualBox
4 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.56%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (7.03%) vRealize
2 7 (5.47%) Ansible
2 7 (5.47%) Nagios
2 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.47%) Puppet
2 7 (5.47%) Rancher
2 7 (5.47%) Sysdig
3 6 (4.69%) HP ALM
4 5 (3.91%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.34%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.56%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 13 (10.16%) HP
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) AppDynamics
3 9 (7.03%) New Relic
3 9 (7.03%) ServiceNow
3 9 (7.03%) VMware
4 8 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 7 (5.47%) BMC
5 7 (5.47%) Cisco
5 7 (5.47%) IBM
5 7 (5.47%) Intel
5 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.47%) Splunk
5 7 (5.47%) WorldPay
6 5 (3.91%) BT
6 5 (3.91%) EMC
6 5 (3.91%) Veeam
7 2 (1.56%) EXTOL
7 2 (1.56%) Sybase