The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 121 166
Rank change year-on-year -78 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 16 60 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 1.74% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.92% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 59 16
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +7.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3838 3117 3031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.08% 90.27% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2671 2523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Release Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Manchester

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Manchester

Release Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Manchester 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
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
Release Management
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (30.77%) Degree
4 12 (30.77%) Finance
5 11 (28.21%) ITIL
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 9 (23.08%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) QA
8 8 (20.51%) JSON
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.95%) JIRA
9 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) Python
10 6 (15.38%) Service Management
10 6 (15.38%) Workflow
10 6 (15.38%) TDD
10 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (12.82%) PlanetPress Connect
11 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (12.82%) NuGet
11 5 (12.82%) AngularJS

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) PlanetPress Connect
2 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (5.13%) Magento
4 1 (2.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) NuGet
2 5 (12.82%) Selenium
2 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) FogBugz
5 1 (2.56%) gulp
5 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Release Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
1 10 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (20.51%) JSON
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) Web Services
5 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) JMS
7 3 (7.69%) REST
7 3 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) HTML
8 2 (5.13%) LAMP
9 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.56%) Java EE
9 1 (2.56%) jQuery
9 1 (2.56%) Node.js
9 1 (2.56%) Spring
9 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.38%) Service Management
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Workflow
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
6 5 (12.82%) ITSM
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) Identity Management
7 4 (10.26%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.26%) OO
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) Python
5 5 (12.82%) PHP
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.26%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) APMP
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
1 1 (2.56%) KVM
1 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) BMC
2 4 (10.26%) Remedy
2 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.69%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Zend
5 1 (2.56%) Northgate
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Pega
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
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