Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 368 376
Rank change year-on-year +87 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 308 241 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.00% 0.68% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.78% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 259 203 249
South East median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% -3.06% +2.08%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26911 30785 36727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.45% 87.46% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22139 25549 30361
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in the South East

Release Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Release Management in the South East

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in the South East

Release Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Surrey +74 119 £47,250 -17.83% 6
Thames Valley +27 105 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Berkshire +22 62 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hampshire +31 49 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +2 29 £52,500 +17.98% 4
West Sussex +16 18 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £55,000 +26.44% 2
East Sussex -1 11 £42,000 -6.67%
Kent -8 3 £38,750 -3.13%
Sussex - 2 £57,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Release Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 117 (37.99%) Microsoft
2 115 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (34.09%) C#
4 91 (29.55%) ITIL
5 88 (28.57%) .NET
6 86 (27.92%) DevOps
7 84 (27.27%) Finance
8 73 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (20.78%) SQL
9 64 (20.78%) Linux
10 60 (19.48%) Configuration Management
10 60 (19.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 59 (19.16%) Java
12 54 (17.53%) Mentoring
13 50 (16.23%) QA
14 49 (15.91%) CRM
15 47 (15.26%) Change Management
16 46 (14.94%) JavaScript
17 45 (14.61%) SQL Server
17 45 (14.61%) Team Foundation Server
18 44 (14.29%) Windows
18 44 (14.29%) Service Delivery
19 39 (12.66%) TDD
19 39 (12.66%) Degree
19 39 (12.66%) SaaS
20 38 (12.34%) MSBuild
21 37 (12.01%) Coaching
22 36 (11.69%) Continuous Delivery
22 36 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
22 36 (11.69%) VB.NET

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (8.12%) IIS
2 23 (7.47%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.25%) Confluence
4 10 (3.25%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.27%) MS Project Server
6 5 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.97%) CMS
9 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.65%) Moodle
9 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.66%) SaaS
2 29 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.90%) IaaS
5 6 (1.95%) PaaS
6 3 (0.97%) Office 365
7 2 (0.65%) Force.com
8 1 (0.32%) G Suite
8 1 (0.32%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.49%) FTP
2 19 (6.17%) SSL
3 13 (4.22%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.90%) Firewall
5 10 (3.25%) Skype
6 9 (2.92%) DNS
6 9 (2.92%) LAN
6 9 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (2.60%) WAN
8 7 (2.27%) Internet
9 6 (1.95%) SAN
10 4 (1.30%) MPLS
11 3 (0.97%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (0.97%) DHCP
11 3 (0.97%) HTTP
11 3 (0.97%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.97%) NAS
12 2 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
13 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.79%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.92%) Big Data
4 9 (2.92%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.27%) MySQL
6 7 (2.27%) Redis
6 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.97%) SQLite
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.65%) HBase
10 2 (0.65%) Impala
Development Applications
1 45 (14.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (12.34%) MSBuild
3 33 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.82%) JIRA
5 14 (4.55%) Subversion
6 11 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.62%) Selenium
9 4 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.97%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.97%) Buildbot
10 3 (0.97%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.65%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.65%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
General
1 84 (27.27%) Finance
2 15 (4.87%) Back Office
3 10 (3.25%) Advertising
4 8 (2.60%) Banking
5 6 (1.95%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.95%) Automotive
6 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.30%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (24.03%) Developer
2 63 (20.45%) Analyst
3 43 (13.96%) Support Analyst
4 29 (9.42%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.44%) CRM Developer
6 24 (7.79%) C# Developer
6 24 (7.79%) Release Manager
6 24 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 23 (7.47%) Applications Support
7 23 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (6.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 21 (6.82%) VB.NET Developer
9 19 (6.17%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 19 (6.17%) Operational Support Analyst
9 19 (6.17%) Operations Analyst
9 19 (6.17%) Operations Support Analyst
10 18 (5.84%) Change Manager
11 17 (5.52%) SQL Analyst
11 17 (5.52%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (28.57%) .NET
2 31 (10.06%) Web Services
3 18 (5.84%) HTML
4 17 (5.52%) XML
5 15 (4.87%) CSS
6 13 (4.22%) REST
6 13 (4.22%) SOAP
7 12 (3.90%) ASP.NET
7 12 (3.90%) RESTful
8 11 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 11 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (2.92%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (2.60%) Visualforce
10 8 (2.60%) WCF
11 7 (2.27%) jQuery
12 5 (1.62%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.62%) Spring
12 5 (1.62%) Velocity
13 4 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.09%) Fintech
3 16 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.22%) User Experience
5 12 (3.90%) CMDB
6 10 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.95%) Clustering
9 4 (1.30%) iPad
9 4 (1.30%) Replication
9 4 (1.30%) W3C
9 4 (1.30%) Wiki
10 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.78%) Linux
2 44 (14.29%) Windows
3 15 (4.87%) CentOS
4 13 (4.22%) Unix
5 11 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.60%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.97%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (29.55%) ITIL
3 86 (27.92%) DevOps
4 73 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (19.48%) Configuration Management
5 60 (19.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 54 (17.53%) Mentoring
7 49 (15.91%) CRM
8 47 (15.26%) Change Management
9 44 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 39 (12.66%) TDD
11 37 (12.01%) Coaching
12 36 (11.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (11.04%) ITIL V3
14 32 (10.39%) SOLID
15 31 (10.06%) BDD
16 30 (9.74%) Time Management
17 28 (9.09%) Problem Management
17 28 (9.09%) Scrum
18 25 (8.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.09%) C#
2 64 (20.78%) SQL
3 59 (19.16%) Java
4 46 (14.94%) JavaScript
5 36 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 32 (10.39%) Python
7 26 (8.44%) Bash Shell
8 24 (7.79%) PowerShell
9 22 (7.14%) Perl
10 21 (6.82%) C++
11 19 (6.17%) RPG
12 16 (5.19%) Tcl
13 13 (4.22%) Apex Code
14 9 (2.92%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.95%) F#
15 6 (1.95%) Ruby
16 5 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.62%) VB
17 4 (1.30%) XPath
18 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (12.66%) Degree
2 32 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.52%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (5.52%) MCSE
4 14 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (2.60%) MCP
8 6 (1.95%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.95%) MCPD
8 6 (1.95%) MCSA
8 6 (1.95%) MCTS
8 6 (1.95%) Novell Certification
9 4 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.97%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.32%) CCVP
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (16.23%) QA
2 27 (8.77%) SLA
3 10 (3.25%) PMO
4 8 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.27%) COBIT
5 7 (2.27%) ISO 9001
5 7 (2.27%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.27%) Docker
4 7 (2.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.65%) HDFS
5 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (10.06%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (8.44%) Puppet
3 17 (5.52%) Ansible
4 10 (3.25%) FortiGate
4 10 (3.25%) WSUS
5 7 (2.27%) Pingdom
6 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.65%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Terraform
8 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 117 (37.99%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.42%) VMware
3 20 (6.49%) Oracle
4 19 (6.17%) Dynatrace
4 19 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (6.17%) SolarWinds
5 17 (5.52%) Cisco
6 15 (4.87%) CheckPoint
7 13 (4.22%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.60%) IBM
9 7 (2.27%) New Relic
10 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.95%) Dell
10 6 (1.95%) Dell Compellent
10 6 (1.95%) Juniper
10 6 (1.95%) NetApp
11 5 (1.62%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.30%) White Clarke
13 3 (0.97%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.97%) Remedy