The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 73 63 76
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.14% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.67% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £48,840 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.91% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year - +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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 630 594 611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.02% 88.79% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 477 493 494
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Leicestershire

Release Management
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leicester -17 1 £48,840 +14.91%
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Release Management
East Midlands

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (50.00%) LANSA
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) SAP ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) LANSA
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft