The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 62 98
Rank change year-on-year -13 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 2.43% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 2.73% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -13.46%  
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 555 843 940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.71% 88.92% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 476 738 819
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Release Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Kent

Release Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 £40,000 -
Release Management
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Perforce
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) IT Governance
2 4 (66.67%) VBScript
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Fintech
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Change Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) CMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) IT Governance
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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