Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 108 122
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 22 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.58% 1.38% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.56% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 14
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £44,250 £31,250 £34,625
90th Percentile £62,250 £69,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -11.76%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1169 1859 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.16% 88.31% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1424 1624
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Essex

Release Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Essex

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Essex over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Essex

Release Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford +5 13 £60,500 -19.33%
Brentwood +23 3 - -
Harlow - 1 £60,000 -
Release Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 19 (86.36%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
3 12 (54.55%) Change Management
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
6 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) ERP
8 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 4 (18.18%) SAP
8 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
9 3 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (13.64%) SAP FI
9 3 (13.64%) SAP CO
9 3 (13.64%) Line Management
9 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 1 (4.55%) Automotive
11 1 (4.55%) Scrum
11 1 (4.55%) MVC
11 1 (4.55%) WinForms
11 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
11 1 (4.55%) C#

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP CO
1 3 (13.64%) SAP FI
1 3 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Release Manager
2 11 (50.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 11 (50.00%) Change Manager
3 9 (40.91%) Operational Change Manager
4 7 (31.82%) IT Manager
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL Release Manager
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL Change Manager
6 4 (18.18%) Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) IT Change Manager
7 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) SAP FI Analyst
8 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
8 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) SAP Support
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
3 12 (54.55%) Change Management
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) ERP
5 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint