Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 178 247
Rank change year-on-year -48 +69 -43
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 135 210 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.11% 1.68% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.88% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 164 97
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14% +8.89%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,175 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 10,845 11,149 12,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.09% 89.35% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,118 8,902 10,387
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,825 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +12 47 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 46 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Essex +3 14 £38,500 -30.00% 6
Hertfordshire -37 14 £46,750 -11.79% 3
Suffolk -2 13 £57,500 +43.75%
Norfolk +5 1 £58,500 +56.00%
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 64 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (44.44%) ITIL
3 59 (43.70%) DevOps
4 55 (40.74%) Linux
5 51 (37.78%) JIRA
6 43 (31.85%) SQL
7 40 (29.63%) Service Delivery
7 40 (29.63%) Degree
7 40 (29.63%) SDLC
8 39 (28.89%) Change Management
8 39 (28.89%) Finance
9 38 (28.15%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 33 (24.44%) SaaS
12 31 (22.96%) SQL Server
13 30 (22.22%) .NET
14 28 (20.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (18.52%) Retail
16 25 (18.52%) Oracle
16 25 (18.52%) Windows
16 25 (18.52%) Analytics
17 24 (17.78%) Mobile App
18 23 (17.04%) Transition Management
18 23 (17.04%) High Availability
18 23 (17.04%) Big Data
18 23 (17.04%) Service Delivery Management
18 23 (17.04%) CRM
18 23 (17.04%) Java
19 22 (16.30%) HTML

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 17 (12.59%) Confluence
2 15 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 14 (10.37%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.89%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.96%) IIS
7 2 (1.48%) Apache
7 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.74%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) Jetty
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Documaker
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.48%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.15%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (24.44%) SaaS
3 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (8.89%) GitHub
4 12 (8.89%) IaaS
5 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) SSL
2 14 (10.37%) DNS
2 14 (10.37%) HTTP
2 14 (10.37%) HTTPS
3 13 (9.63%) SNMP
4 12 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (8.89%) DHCP
4 12 (8.89%) FTP
4 12 (8.89%) ICMP
4 12 (8.89%) IMAP
4 12 (8.89%) IPsec
4 12 (8.89%) OpenVPN
4 12 (8.89%) POP3
4 12 (8.89%) SMTP
4 12 (8.89%) SSH
4 12 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.89%) Telnet
4 12 (8.89%) WPA2
5 3 (2.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.04%) Big Data
3 17 (12.59%) MongoDB
3 17 (12.59%) Oracle Database
4 14 (10.37%) MySQL
5 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.44%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (3.70%) QlikView
9 2 (1.48%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.48%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.74%) HBase
10 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (37.78%) JIRA
2 17 (12.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.89%) Gerrit
3 12 (8.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (7.41%) Mercurial
5 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.96%) Maven
7 4 (2.96%) Selenium
8 3 (2.22%) Appium
8 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.22%) JUnit
8 3 (2.22%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.22%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.48%) GitLab
9 2 (1.48%) Subversion
9 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (28.89%) Finance
2 25 (18.52%) Retail
3 8 (5.93%) Advertising
3 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Release Manager
2 25 (18.52%) DevOps Manager
3 23 (17.04%) Analyst
3 23 (17.04%) AWS DevOps
4 17 (12.59%) Transition Manager
5 14 (10.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.93%) E-Business Support
9 8 (5.93%) ERP Support
9 8 (5.93%) Service Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Service Transition Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.93%) Technical Team Leader
10 7 (5.19%) Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.22%) .NET
2 22 (16.30%) HTML
3 20 (14.81%) Web Services
4 16 (11.85%) RESTful
5 15 (11.11%) Middleware
6 14 (10.37%) CSS
6 14 (10.37%) jQuery
6 14 (10.37%) SOAP
7 13 (9.63%) HTML5
8 12 (8.89%) YAML
9 11 (8.15%) Spring
9 11 (8.15%) XML
10 10 (7.41%) CSS3
11 9 (6.67%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.70%) .NET Framework
13 4 (2.96%) JSON
13 4 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (2.96%) WCF
14 3 (2.22%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.63%) Data Centre
4 12 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.93%) Data Structures
7 8 (5.93%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.48%) Clustering
9 2 (1.48%) CMDB
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) Fintech
10 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Linux
2 25 (18.52%) Windows
3 18 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (11.11%) Android
5 14 (10.37%) CentOS
5 14 (10.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.63%) Unix
7 12 (8.89%) Solaris
7 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (7.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (44.44%) ITIL
3 59 (43.70%) DevOps
4 40 (29.63%) SDLC
4 40 (29.63%) Service Delivery
5 39 (28.89%) Change Management
6 28 (20.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (18.52%) Analytics
8 23 (17.04%) CRM
8 23 (17.04%) High Availability
8 23 (17.04%) Service Delivery Management
8 23 (17.04%) Transition Management
9 19 (14.07%) Project Management
10 18 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 17 (12.59%) Software Engineering
12 16 (11.85%) Integration Testing
13 15 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (10.37%) OO
15 13 (9.63%) Mathematics
16 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.85%) SQL
2 35 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.04%) Java
4 20 (14.81%) Python
5 18 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
6 17 (12.59%) C#
7 16 (11.85%) PHP
8 13 (9.63%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.44%) Perl
11 5 (3.70%) C
12 3 (2.22%) C++
12 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.22%) VB
13 2 (1.48%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (29.63%) Degree
2 11 (8.15%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 6 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.11%) Docker
2 12 (8.89%) Samba
2 12 (8.89%) VirtualBox
2 12 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) Ansible
2 13 (9.63%) Puppet
3 12 (8.89%) Nagios
3 12 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.89%) Rancher
3 12 (8.89%) Sysdig
3 12 (8.89%) vRealize
4 6 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.22%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.74%) Consul
6 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Oracle
2 15 (11.11%) HP
3 13 (9.63%) AppDynamics
3 13 (9.63%) New Relic
4 12 (8.89%) BMC
4 12 (8.89%) Cisco
4 12 (8.89%) IBM
4 12 (8.89%) Intel
4 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
4 12 (8.89%) ServiceNow
4 12 (8.89%) Splunk
4 12 (8.89%) VMware
4 12 (8.89%) WorldPay
5 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.44%) EMC
6 6 (4.44%) Veeam
7 5 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.22%) BT
9 2 (1.48%) SAP
9 2 (1.48%) TOWER Software