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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 60 71
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 2.15% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.52% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 2
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +19.87%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 601 556 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 86.85% 85.54% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 513 494 512
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £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 Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Release Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Oxford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) Publishing
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) HP UFT
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 8 (53.33%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
2 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Demand Management
2 8 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Zephyr
2 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team
3 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) JPA
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) HP UFT
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
1 8 (53.33%) Zephyr
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (53.33%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Head of QA
1 8 (53.33%) Head of Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
1 7 (46.67%) JPA
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) JMS
2 4 (26.67%) Vaadin
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Demand Management
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) API Development
4 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SAP