Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 152 206
Rank change year-on-year +31 +54 -14
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 34 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.42% 1.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 6
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £39,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,750 £83,125
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2029 3070 3966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.00% 88.02% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 2247 3096
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Reading

Release Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Reading

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (64.71%) Fintech
3 21 (61.76%) SaaS
4 20 (58.82%) DevOps
4 20 (58.82%) Finance
5 19 (55.88%) Puppet
6 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
7 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 17 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (50.00%) Ansible
7 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 17 (50.00%) Perl
7 17 (50.00%) Python
7 17 (50.00%) Tcl
7 17 (50.00%) C#
7 17 (50.00%) C++
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
10 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (14.71%) REST
10 5 (14.71%) Change Management
10 5 (14.71%) Scrum
10 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.71%) Project Planning

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) SaaS
2 17 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) HBase
2 2 (5.88%) Impala
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Developer
1 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
1 5 (14.71%) Linux Developer
1 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
1 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Junior
2 4 (11.76%) Junior DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Release Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Software Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Software Release Manager
3 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Change Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Release Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (14.71%) REST
1 5 (14.71%) SOAP
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Fintech
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (11.76%) iPad
4 4 (11.76%) Wiki
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (58.82%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.76%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 17 (50.00%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) C++
2 17 (50.00%) Perl
2 17 (50.00%) Python
2 17 (50.00%) Tcl
3 2 (5.88%) C
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.88%) HDFS
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Puppet
2 17 (50.00%) Ansible
2 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Kibana
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Sun
2 1 (2.94%) VMware