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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 123 153
Rank change year-on-year -52 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 25 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.64% 1.58% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.75% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 36
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £61,250
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3604 3079 3319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.57% 89.92% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3042 2546 2736
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 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 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
Salford - 3 £37,747 -
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £31,500 -
Release Management
North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) ITIL
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.00%) C#
5 10 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (22.50%) Workflow
6 9 (22.50%) JSON
6 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
6 9 (22.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (20.00%) DevOps
7 8 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (20.00%) Change Management
7 8 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.50%) Degree
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (15.00%) QA
9 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Service Management
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 5 (12.50%) CSS
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) Scrum

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) PlanetPress Connect
2 4 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (10.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (5.00%) Magento
4 1 (2.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) JIRA
1 5 (12.50%) NuGet
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Publishing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Release Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Release Manager
4 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Head of Test
6 2 (5.00%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Change and Release Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Change and Release Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Release Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Change Manager
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) JSON
2 9 (22.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.00%) JMS
4 4 (10.00%) REST
4 4 (10.00%) SOAP
4 4 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) FMCG
2 4 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
2 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
2 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
3 9 (22.50%) Workflow
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) DevOps
4 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.00%) Service Management
6 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) KVM
1 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) BMC
2 4 (10.00%) Remedy
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.00%) Pega
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Northgate
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago