Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 180 239
Rank change year-on-year -38 +59 -2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 131 200 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.11% 1.61% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.81% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 157 120
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +8.91% +1.00%

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 10,404 11,058 12,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 87.98% 88.96% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8,438 9,090 10,625
East of England median annual salary £48,250 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,800
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Cambridgeshire -52 39 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Bedfordshire +30 34 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hertfordshire -5 19 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Essex +6 17 £43,750 -16.67% 1
Suffolk +19 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Norfolk -7 8 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 58 (44.27%) ITIL
2 51 (38.93%) Linux
3 48 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (34.35%) MySQL
5 42 (32.06%) Change Management
5 42 (32.06%) Degree
5 42 (32.06%) Relational Database
6 41 (31.30%) Software Engineering
7 40 (30.53%) CSS
8 39 (29.77%) Java
9 38 (29.01%) jQuery
10 37 (28.24%) Spring
10 37 (28.24%) OO
11 36 (27.48%) Finance
12 35 (26.72%) HTML
12 35 (26.72%) TDD
13 34 (25.95%) JavaScript
14 33 (25.19%) HTML5
14 33 (25.19%) CSS3
15 31 (23.66%) Problem Management
16 29 (22.14%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (21.37%) Root Cause Analysis
18 25 (19.08%) OOP
18 25 (19.08%) Validation
18 25 (19.08%) Debian
18 25 (19.08%) Mercurial
18 25 (19.08%) Logistics
19 24 (18.32%) MVC
20 23 (17.56%) SLA
20 23 (17.56%) Waterfall

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 9 (6.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.53%) JBoss
3 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) SAP CO
1 8 (6.11%) SAP FI
1 8 (6.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.29%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) VoIP
2 7 (5.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.05%) Firewall
3 4 (3.05%) SAN
3 4 (3.05%) WAN
4 3 (2.29%) LAN
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.76%) DHCP
6 1 (0.76%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.76%) SNMP
6 1 (0.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.35%) MySQL
2 42 (32.06%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.82%) MarkLogic
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.53%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.53%) Looker
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) QlikView
7 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (19.08%) Mercurial
2 18 (13.74%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (9.92%) Subversion
5 11 (8.40%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.11%) Moq
6 8 (6.11%) MSBuild
6 8 (6.11%) NUnit
6 8 (6.11%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.82%) JUnit
7 5 (3.82%) Maven
7 5 (3.82%) Mockito
8 4 (3.05%) JIRA
9 3 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (25.95%) Developer
2 29 (22.14%) Change Manager
3 18 (13.74%) Problem Manager
4 17 (12.98%) Analyst
5 15 (11.45%) Graduate
5 15 (11.45%) Graduate Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Graduate Web Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Web Developer
6 13 (9.92%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.16%) Release Manager
8 9 (6.87%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Applications Support
9 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.11%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) SAP FI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.53%) CSS
2 38 (29.01%) jQuery
3 37 (28.24%) Spring
4 35 (26.72%) HTML
5 33 (25.19%) CSS3
5 33 (25.19%) HTML5
6 21 (16.03%) REST
7 15 (11.45%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (10.69%) .NET
8 14 (10.69%) Web Services
9 11 (8.40%) JSON
10 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (7.63%) WCF
11 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (6.11%) Ajax
12 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (5.34%) Java EE
13 7 (5.34%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.58%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.29%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.53%) Clustering
5 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.53%) Fintech
5 2 (1.53%) iSeries
5 2 (1.53%) PMI
5 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.93%) Linux
2 25 (19.08%) Debian
3 20 (15.27%) Android
4 14 (10.69%) Windows
5 11 (8.40%) Unix
6 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.53%) CentOS
7 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.27%) ITIL
2 48 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (32.06%) Change Management
4 41 (31.30%) Software Engineering
5 37 (28.24%) OO
6 35 (26.72%) TDD
7 31 (23.66%) Problem Management
8 28 (21.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 25 (19.08%) Logistics
9 25 (19.08%) OOP
9 25 (19.08%) Validation
10 24 (18.32%) MVC
11 23 (17.56%) Waterfall
12 20 (15.27%) Android Development
12 20 (15.27%) SDLC
12 20 (15.27%) Web Development
13 13 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (9.16%) Process Improvement
14 12 (9.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.77%) Java
2 34 (25.95%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.27%) SQL
4 19 (14.50%) C#
5 7 (5.34%) Python
6 6 (4.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.05%) C
8 4 (3.05%) Ruby
9 3 (2.29%) PHP
10 2 (1.53%) Perl
10 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.53%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.53%) VB6
11 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (32.06%) Degree
2 29 (22.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.76%) APMP
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.56%) SLA
2 10 (7.63%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) KVM
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) iptables
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Ansible
1 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.82%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.53%) Salt
2 2 (1.53%) Terraform
3 1 (0.76%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) VMware
2 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.87%) SAP
4 7 (5.34%) Sun
5 4 (3.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco
6 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.29%) F5
6 3 (2.29%) Nokia
7 2 (1.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix
7 2 (1.53%) Clearswift
7 2 (1.53%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle
7 2 (1.53%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Capita
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Wind River