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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > North East
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 106 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -34 +17
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 1 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.08% 0.084% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.089% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
10th Percentile £49,000 - £41,700
25th Percentile - £53,000 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £56,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +16.67% +6.67%
75th Percentile £72,500 £59,000 £53,500
90th Percentile £85,000 - £55,900
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -8.33%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,293 1,121 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.69% 94.28% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 934 823 588
10th Percentile £28,825 £26,250 £25,350
25th Percentile £37,125 £32,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +1.85%
75th Percentile £63,750 £56,500 £52,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £62,150
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in the North East

Release Management
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Release Management in the North East.

Salary trend for Release Management in the North East

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Release Management in the North East over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the North East

Release Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear - 13 £60,000 - 4
Northumberland - 2 £50,000 -
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
3 7 (46.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) AWS
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) ZigBee
4 5 (33.33%) Lua
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Law
4 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 5 (33.33%) Bluetooth
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Firmware
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 7 (46.67%) AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) AWS IoT
3 5 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (33.33%) GitHub
3 5 (33.33%) Serverless
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Service Bus
4 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
1 5 (33.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Data Hub
2 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) KNIME
2 2 (13.33%) Metadata
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) Presto
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Semantic Layer
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) GitLab
2 5 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Law
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Automotive
5 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Product Owner
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Qt
1 5 (33.33%) SwiftUI
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Beam
2 2 (13.33%) Apache NiFi
2 2 (13.33%) JMS
2 2 (13.33%) Kafka
2 2 (13.33%) Samza
2 2 (13.33%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Lightning Web Components
3 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) ARM Cortex
2 5 (33.33%) IoT
2 5 (33.33%) RISC-V
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Hackathon
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (33.33%) FreeRTOS
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Memory Management
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 5 (33.33%) SDET
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Sprint Planning
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) Go
2 5 (33.33%) Kotlin
2 5 (33.33%) Lua
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) R
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) HP ALM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Alteryx
1 2 (13.33%) Databricks
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow