Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 166 196
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 1.10% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.17% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 36
Leeds median annual salary £25,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.76% -7.78% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -9.52%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,557 4,441 5,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.35% 93.95% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,973 3,763 4,276
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Leeds

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Leeds

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) MSBuild

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) SOLID
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) VMware