The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 43 58
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.26% 0.96% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.05% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £48,840 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.91% -15.00%  
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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 340 285 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 86.73% 91.05% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 295 228 300
Median salary £37,500 £43,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.45% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Service Transition Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft