The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 94 84
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 24 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.56% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.27% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 13
Median salary £47,500 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.55% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £45,800
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 856 866 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.45% 87.83% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 678 640 753
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham +8 6 £44,500 -38.62%
Gloucester +8 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Cirencester -25 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Release Management
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) JIRA
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 14 (41.18%) Confluence
3 14 (41.18%) User Stories
4 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) Oracle
6 11 (32.35%) XML
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) TDD
6 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 11 (32.35%) DevOps
7 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) CSS
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) Python
8 9 (26.47%) Scrum
8 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
8 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (23.53%) SDLC
9 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
9 8 (23.53%) Atlassian

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 14 (41.18%) Confluence
2 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (17.65%) Anypoint
3 6 (17.65%) Apache
3 6 (17.65%) GlassFish
3 6 (17.65%) Mule
3 6 (17.65%) Mule ESB
3 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (8.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (8.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
3 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) JIRA
2 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (20.59%) JUnit
4 7 (20.59%) Maven
5 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
5 6 (17.65%) Gradle
5 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.76%) Subversion
8 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.94%) Ant
9 1 (2.94%) JMeter
9 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.94%) NUnit
9 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Release Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) XML
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 6 (17.65%) J2EE
4 6 (17.65%) JMS
4 6 (17.65%) JSON
4 6 (17.65%) RAML
4 6 (17.65%) REST
4 6 (17.65%) SOAP
4 6 (17.65%) Spring
4 6 (17.65%) WSDL
4 6 (17.65%) XSD
4 6 (17.65%) XSLT
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) User Stories
3 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) DevOps
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (26.47%) Scrum
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
7 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 8 (23.53%) SDLC
8 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) API Design
9 6 (17.65%) BDD
9 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 6 (17.65%) Service Management
9 6 (17.65%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 8 (23.53%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) Groovy
6 6 (17.65%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) XPath
7 5 (14.71%) C
7 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
7 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCSD
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) CloudHub
2 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Atlassian
4 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) MuleSoft
5 5 (14.71%) HP