Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 75 75
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 13 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.32% 2.55% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.88% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 17
Merseyside median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -41.18% +150.00%
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +25.00%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 895 1146 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.59% 88.49% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 668 775 618
Merseyside median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Merseyside

Release Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Merseyside

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Merseyside

Release Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 11 £75,000 +50.00%
Release Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
1 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
1 6 (46.15%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Data Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (23.08%) HPUX
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Life Science
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Force.com
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Chief Technology Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
2 2 (15.38%) Release Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Data Strategy
1 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
1 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com