The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 108 132 130
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 32 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.45% 1.13% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.31% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 19
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,700 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £78,400 £64,100
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year +5.55% +4.70%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1944 2218 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 88.08% 86.24% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1784 1522
Median salary £49,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.76% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Hertfordshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Hertfordshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Watford +16 27 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Hatfield +26 2 - -
St Albans -12 2 £53,000 +24.70%
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) ITIL
4 12 (30.00%) SDLC
5 11 (27.50%) Unix
5 11 (27.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (20.00%) Retail
9 7 (17.50%) Scrum
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (15.00%) Meraki
10 6 (15.00%) Middleware
10 6 (15.00%) SOA
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco
10 6 (15.00%) CCNP
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 6 (15.00%) VMware
10 6 (15.00%) Firewall
10 6 (15.00%) JIRA
11 5 (12.50%) Ajax
11 5 (12.50%) HP
11 5 (12.50%) LoadRunner

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) OpenEdge
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) G Suite
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) BGP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) MPLS
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 5 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) Ant
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Release Manager
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Firewall Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Java Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Release Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Middleware
2 5 (12.50%) Ajax
2 5 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) GWT
4 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.50%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (7.50%) Java EE
4 3 (7.50%) SOAP
4 3 (7.50%) Spring
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Unix
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) ITIL
3 12 (30.00%) SDLC
4 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (22.50%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.00%) SOA
9 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) Data Management
11 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) CCNP
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.00%) RHCE
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) vSphere
1 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco
1 6 (15.00%) Meraki
1 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.50%) Google
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) MuleSoft
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.50%) WSO2
5 2 (5.00%) AppSense
5 2 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.50%) Snow
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago