Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 101 101
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.21% 0.88% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.97% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +43.40% -42.70%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,000 £22,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,325 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -13.33%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,121 1,136 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.26% 90.81% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 963 955 929
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Somerset

Release Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Somerset

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Somerset

Release Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Bath - 13 £32,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £40,000 -
Release Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) PMO
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (13.33%) HND
5 2 (13.33%) UML

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Web Applications Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) HND
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PMO
2 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) SAP