The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 57 86
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 2 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% 2.48% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.65% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 2
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 535 679 812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 91.45% 93.66% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 446 485 709
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Northamptonshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Northampton -7 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Release Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) APMG
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMG
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMBOK