Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 200 228
Rank change year-on-year -19 +28 -31
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 44 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.66% 0.86% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.97% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 44
Hampshire median annual salary £52,000 £53,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.89% +32.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +4.21%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,002 5,280 6,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 90.53% 88.69% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,898 4,577 5,280
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Basingstoke -13 17 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Portsmouth +14 13 £25,000 -20.63%
Eastleigh - 5 £52,000 -
Farnborough -9 2 - -
Petersfield +6 1 £27,500 -38.89%
Southampton -11 1 £55,000 +74.60%
Hook - 1 £50,000 -
Alton - 1 - - 1
Fleet - 1 - - 2
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 31 (70.45%) ITIL
2 20 (45.45%) JIRA
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) Change Management
5 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (31.82%) Confluence
7 13 (29.55%) Degree
7 13 (29.55%) ServiceNow
7 13 (29.55%) DevOps
7 13 (29.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (27.27%) .NET
8 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (27.27%) Subversion
9 11 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 11 (25.00%) Windows
9 11 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (22.73%) Test Strategy
10 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 10 (22.73%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) Service Management
10 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
10 10 (22.73%) Selenium
11 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
11 9 (20.45%) Scrum
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (31.82%) Confluence
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) JBoss
2 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (18.18%) GitHub
1 8 (18.18%) IaaS
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (18.18%) PaaS
1 8 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) JIRA
2 12 (27.27%) Subversion
3 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 10 (22.73%) Selenium
4 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
5 8 (18.18%) Gerrit
5 8 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.27%) JMeter
7 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.27%) SilkTest
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Coordinator
1 13 (29.55%) Release Coordinator
2 9 (20.45%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (11.36%) Change Coordinator
3 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.36%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Service Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Service Transition Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Transition Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Environment And Release Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (2.27%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.27%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.27%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.27%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Change Management
3 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (29.55%) DevOps
5 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 10 (22.73%) Service Management
7 10 (22.73%) Test Strategy
8 9 (20.45%) Scrum
8 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
9 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 8 (18.18%) CRM
9 8 (18.18%) Kanban
9 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Ansible
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.27%) Marathon
2 1 (2.27%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) ServiceNow
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Pega
3 7 (15.91%) Sitecore
4 5 (11.36%) TOWER Software
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) IBM