Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 46 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 10.34% 4.03% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.62% 4.32% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 7 16
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -14.29% +63.33%
10th Percentile £53,125 £41,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,250 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +15.00% -6.98% +19.44%

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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 396 440 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 88.99% 93.42% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 332 250 458
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £36,175
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £86,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Luton

Release Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Luton

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Luton over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 46 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (73.91%) Service Delivery
3 34 (73.91%) Change Management
3 34 (73.91%) JIRA
3 34 (73.91%) SaaS
3 34 (73.91%) DevOps
4 28 (60.87%) Transition Management
4 28 (60.87%) .NET
4 28 (60.87%) Service Delivery Management
4 28 (60.87%) Big Data
4 28 (60.87%) Analytics
4 28 (60.87%) Mobile App
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (60.87%) Linux
4 28 (60.87%) CRM
5 17 (36.96%) Retail
6 12 (26.09%) Degree
6 12 (26.09%) SDLC
7 10 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 6 (13.04%) Finance
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 34 (73.91%) SaaS
2 28 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (60.87%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (73.91%) JIRA
General
1 17 (36.96%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Release Manager
2 28 (60.87%) AWS DevOps
2 28 (60.87%) DevOps Manager
3 15 (32.61%) Transition Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Big Data Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Build and Release Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Build Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 10 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (73.91%) Change Management
3 34 (73.91%) DevOps
3 34 (73.91%) Service Delivery
4 28 (60.87%) Analytics
4 28 (60.87%) CRM
4 28 (60.87%) Service Delivery Management
4 28 (60.87%) Transition Management
5 12 (26.09%) SDLC
6 6 (13.04%) Business Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Service Design
6 6 (13.04%) Smoke Testing
6 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (13.04%) Numerate Degree