Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 171 250
Rank change year-on-year -65 +79 -12
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 140 216 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.76% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.96% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 183 122
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -11.76%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £71,250
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 11,573 11,002 12,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.62% 89.43% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8,967 8,916 10,421
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +28 51 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Cambridgeshire -36 43 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Hertfordshire -38 23 £41,500 -21.70% 4
Suffolk 0 10 £45,000 +28.85% 2
Essex -14 8 £42,500 -26.09% 2
Norfolk -11 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 71 (50.71%) ITIL
2 62 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (38.57%) Degree
4 50 (35.71%) Linux
5 48 (34.29%) SDLC
6 47 (33.57%) Finance
7 41 (29.29%) Change Management
8 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
9 37 (26.43%) Java
9 37 (26.43%) MySQL
10 33 (23.57%) CSS
10 33 (23.57%) DevOps
11 31 (22.14%) jQuery
11 31 (22.14%) Spring
12 29 (20.71%) HTML
12 29 (20.71%) Relational Database
13 28 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 27 (19.29%) JIRA
14 27 (19.29%) SQL
14 27 (19.29%) OO
14 27 (19.29%) Service Delivery
14 27 (19.29%) HTML5
14 27 (19.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (18.57%) Root Cause Analysis
16 25 (17.86%) MVC
17 24 (17.14%) Retail
17 24 (17.14%) Problem Management
17 24 (17.14%) C#
17 24 (17.14%) CSS3
18 23 (16.43%) Validation

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 7 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.29%) Confluence
2 6 (4.29%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (5.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (4.29%) Documaker
2 6 (4.29%) SAP CO
2 6 (4.29%) SAP FI
2 6 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (12.86%) SaaS
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.29%) GitHub
3 6 (4.29%) IaaS
4 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) SNMP
2 7 (5.00%) DHCP
2 7 (5.00%) DNS
2 7 (5.00%) HTTP
2 7 (5.00%) SSL
2 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (4.29%) FTP
3 6 (4.29%) HTTPS
3 6 (4.29%) ICMP
3 6 (4.29%) IMAP
3 6 (4.29%) IPsec
3 6 (4.29%) OpenVPN
3 6 (4.29%) POP3
3 6 (4.29%) SMTP
3 6 (4.29%) SSH
3 6 (4.29%) Telnet
3 6 (4.29%) WPA2
4 4 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.43%) MySQL
2 29 (20.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.86%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.14%) Big Data
4 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (5.00%) QlikView
6 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.29%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.86%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.43%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.43%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (1.43%) Looker
11 1 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.71%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 27 (19.29%) JIRA
2 21 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 12 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.00%) Subversion
7 6 (4.29%) Gerrit
7 6 (4.29%) Maven
7 6 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.86%) JUnit
9 4 (2.86%) Mockito
10 3 (2.14%) Moq
10 3 (2.14%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.14%) NUnit
10 3 (2.14%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.71%) Selenium
11 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (33.57%) Finance
2 24 (17.14%) Retail
3 14 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (17.86%) Release Manager
2 20 (14.29%) Developer
3 19 (13.57%) Transition Manager
4 16 (11.43%) Change Manager
4 16 (11.43%) Team Leader
5 13 (9.29%) Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Problem Manager
6 12 (8.57%) Service Manager
7 11 (7.86%) DevOps Manager
8 10 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
8 10 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.71%) E-Business Support
10 8 (5.71%) ERP Support
10 8 (5.71%) Technical Leader
10 8 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
11 7 (5.00%) Graduate
11 7 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.57%) CSS
2 31 (22.14%) jQuery
2 31 (22.14%) Spring
3 29 (20.71%) HTML
4 27 (19.29%) HTML5
5 24 (17.14%) CSS3
6 18 (12.86%) .NET
7 16 (11.43%) Web Services
8 14 (10.00%) REST
9 12 (8.57%) SOAP
9 12 (8.57%) XML
10 10 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 10 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (5.71%) RESTful
12 6 (4.29%) Java EE
12 6 (4.29%) Middleware
12 6 (4.29%) YAML
13 5 (3.57%) Hibernate
13 5 (3.57%) Spring MVC
13 5 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 14 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 14 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 9 (6.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.14%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.71%) Linux
2 21 (15.00%) Debian
3 15 (10.71%) Windows
4 14 (10.00%) Android
5 11 (7.86%) Unix
6 7 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.29%) CentOS
7 6 (4.29%) Solaris
7 6 (4.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.71%) ITIL
2 62 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (34.29%) SDLC
4 41 (29.29%) Change Management
5 33 (23.57%) DevOps
6 28 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 27 (19.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (19.29%) OO
7 27 (19.29%) Service Delivery
8 26 (18.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 25 (17.86%) MVC
10 24 (17.14%) Problem Management
11 23 (16.43%) Validation
12 22 (15.71%) High Availability
13 21 (15.00%) Logistics
13 21 (15.00%) OOP
13 21 (15.00%) Waterfall
14 17 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (10.71%) ITIL V3
15 15 (10.71%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
2 37 (26.43%) Java
3 27 (19.29%) SQL
4 24 (17.14%) C#
5 10 (7.14%) Python
6 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.00%) PHP
8 3 (2.14%) Perl
9 2 (1.43%) C
9 2 (1.43%) VB
9 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.43%) VB6
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) Groovy
10 1 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (38.57%) Degree
2 17 (12.14%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (8.57%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
6 1 (0.71%) CCNP
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) SLA
2 7 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.00%) Docker
3 6 (4.29%) Samba
3 6 (4.29%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) iptables
4 1 (0.71%) KVM
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) Ansible
1 8 (5.71%) Puppet
2 7 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.29%) Nagios
3 6 (4.29%) Rancher
3 6 (4.29%) Sysdig
3 6 (4.29%) vRealize
4 3 (2.14%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.71%) Consul
5 1 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Oracle
2 11 (7.86%) VMware
3 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.00%) Cisco
4 7 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.29%) AppDynamics
5 6 (4.29%) BMC
5 6 (4.29%) HP
5 6 (4.29%) IBM
5 6 (4.29%) Intel
5 6 (4.29%) New Relic
5 6 (4.29%) SAP
5 6 (4.29%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.29%) Splunk
5 6 (4.29%) WorldPay
6 5 (3.57%) Sun
7 3 (2.14%) EMC
7 3 (2.14%) Veeam
8 2 (1.43%) Tableau
8 2 (1.43%) TOWER Software