Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 143 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 35 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.13% 0.86% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.97% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 24
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £44,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.98% -12.75% +43.66%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% - -1.04%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2745 2477 3022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.43% 88.91% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 1972 2426
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,825 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,375 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Oxford -16 16 £50,000 +12.36%
Kidlington - 2 £37,500 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (40.00%) Apex Code
2 13 (37.14%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle
5 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.71%) Visualforce
6 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Spring
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
6 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
6 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (20.00%) Subversion
7 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (17.14%) Time Management
8 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
8 6 (17.14%) RESTful
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) Novell Certification
8 6 (17.14%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) MySQL
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) eCATT
2 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Salesforce Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Development Specialist
4 5 (14.29%) Salesforce Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Salesforce Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Web Services
2 9 (25.71%) Visualforce
3 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
3 8 (22.86%) Spring
4 7 (20.00%) SOAP
5 6 (17.14%) REST
5 6 (17.14%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) OAuth2
7 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
3 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
4 6 (17.14%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) Time Management
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Microservices
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Strategic Management
7 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Procurement
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Apex Code
2 10 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Novell Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Infor
4 1 (2.86%) JDA
4 1 (2.86%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) VMware