The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.17% 1.51% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.71% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Median salary £42,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +71.42%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 206 292 413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 93.21% 88.22% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 195 269 377
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Release Management
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Ipswich

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Ipswich over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) QA
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (40.00%) APMP
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) CMMI
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (20.00%) ETL

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) BigQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Looker
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) QlikView
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Coordinator
2 4 (26.67%) Release Coordinator
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Release Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
2 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (13.33%) React
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) CMMI
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) ETL Development
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (40.00%) APMP
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Tableau