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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 181 171
Rank change year-on-year +34 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 113 73 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.82% 1.07% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 88
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5461 5969 7107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.14% 87.71% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 4998 5822
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Cambridgeshire -12 31 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Bedfordshire +25 25 £50,000 -15.61% 3
Essex +11 21 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Hertfordshire +4 20 £53,000 -15.20%
Suffolk +12 11 £40,000 -33.33%
Norfolk - 5 £42,500 - 1
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 90 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.49%) ITIL
3 50 (23.92%) SDLC
4 49 (23.44%) Configuration Management
5 46 (22.01%) Finance
6 45 (21.53%) .NET
7 44 (21.05%) Change Management
7 44 (21.05%) TDD
8 42 (20.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (19.62%) C#
10 40 (19.14%) OO
11 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET
11 39 (18.66%) MVC
12 38 (18.18%) SQL
13 37 (17.70%) Software Engineering
14 35 (16.75%) Degree
15 34 (16.27%) Project Management
16 33 (15.79%) HTML
16 33 (15.79%) CSS
16 33 (15.79%) Scrum
17 32 (15.31%) Microsoft
18 31 (14.83%) jQuery
18 31 (14.83%) HTML5
18 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
19 30 (14.35%) Relational Database
19 30 (14.35%) CSS3
19 30 (14.35%) Web Development
20 29 (13.88%) WCF
20 29 (13.88%) Systems Analysis
20 29 (13.88%) SQL 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 11 (5.26%) IIS
2 9 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.83%) OpenEdge
4 5 (2.39%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.96%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.91%) IaaS
3 4 (1.91%) Office 365
3 4 (1.91%) SaaS
4 3 (1.44%) G Suite
4 3 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Firewall
2 2 (0.96%) BGP
2 2 (0.96%) MPLS
3 1 (0.48%) LAN
3 1 (0.48%) SAN
3 1 (0.48%) Skype
3 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.35%) Relational Database
2 29 (13.88%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.05%) MySQL
4 17 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.87%) OLAP
8 6 (2.87%) OLTP
8 6 (2.87%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (2.87%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (1.91%) Big Data
9 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.91%) Looker
9 4 (1.91%) QlikView
10 3 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.44%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 42 (20.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.57%) Subversion
5 17 (8.13%) Moq
5 17 (8.13%) MSBuild
5 17 (8.13%) NUnit
5 17 (8.13%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.70%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.78%) Mercurial
8 7 (3.35%) JIRA
9 5 (2.39%) Ant
9 5 (2.39%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.39%) Selenium
10 4 (1.91%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.91%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.96%) JUnit
12 1 (0.48%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.48%) Maven
12 1 (0.48%) Mockito
General
1 46 (22.01%) Finance
2 25 (11.96%) Retail
3 7 (3.35%) Marketing
4 2 (0.96%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Back Office
4 2 (0.96%) Local Government
4 2 (0.96%) Publishing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (32.06%) Developer
2 30 (14.35%) Analyst
2 30 (14.35%) C# Developer
2 30 (14.35%) Release Manager
3 23 (11.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (11.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (8.61%) .NET Software Developer
5 18 (8.61%) C# Software Developer
5 18 (8.61%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.13%) Change Manager
6 17 (8.13%) IT Manager
7 14 (6.70%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.74%) Graduate
8 12 (5.74%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (5.74%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.26%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (21.53%) .NET
2 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET
3 33 (15.79%) CSS
3 33 (15.79%) HTML
4 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
4 31 (14.83%) HTML5
4 31 (14.83%) jQuery
5 30 (14.35%) CSS3
6 29 (13.88%) WCF
7 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (11.96%) Web Services
9 22 (10.53%) Ajax
10 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (9.09%) REST
11 18 (8.61%) JSON
11 18 (8.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 14 (6.70%) XML
14 13 (6.22%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (6.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.35%) CMDB
6 6 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.91%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.96%) User Experience
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) PMI
10 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.05%) Windows
2 16 (7.66%) Linux
3 10 (4.78%) Android
3 10 (4.78%) Debian
3 10 (4.78%) Unix
4 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.49%) ITIL
3 50 (23.92%) SDLC
4 49 (23.44%) Configuration Management
5 44 (21.05%) Change Management
5 44 (21.05%) TDD
6 40 (19.14%) OO
7 39 (18.66%) MVC
8 37 (17.70%) Software Engineering
9 34 (16.27%) Project Management
10 33 (15.79%) Scrum
11 30 (14.35%) Web Development
12 29 (13.88%) Systems Analysis
13 28 (13.40%) Waterfall
14 25 (11.96%) Test Automation
15 22 (10.53%) Problem Management
15 22 (10.53%) Service Delivery
15 22 (10.53%) Unit Testing
16 20 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.62%) C#
2 38 (18.18%) SQL
3 23 (11.00%) Java
4 16 (7.66%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.31%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.87%) PHP
6 6 (2.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (16.75%) Degree
2 18 (8.61%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.83%) ISEB
5 7 (3.35%) CCNP
5 7 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.87%) APMP
6 6 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (2.87%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.05%) QA
2 4 (1.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (7.66%) SCCM
2 10 (4.78%) SCOM
3 4 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.05%) Oracle
3 17 (8.13%) SolarWinds
4 7 (3.35%) Cisco
4 7 (3.35%) Meraki
5 6 (2.87%) VMware
6 5 (2.39%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.91%) Citrix
7 4 (1.91%) HP
7 4 (1.91%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.91%) Tableau
8 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.44%) Google
8 3 (1.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.44%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.44%) WSO2
9 2 (0.96%) AppSense
9 2 (0.96%) Perforce
9 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.96%) webMethods
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