The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 -  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.61% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £34,925 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.15% -  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 257 525 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 83.71% 87.06% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 229 457 384
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Release Management
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Suffolk

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Suffolk over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Suffolk

Release Management
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +42 8 £34,925 -30.15%
Release Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (81.25%) APMP
3 13 (81.25%) ISEB
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) CMMI
3 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) PMI
9 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
9 1 (6.25%) UML
9 1 (6.25%) OO
9 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) OOD
9 1 (6.25%) SLA
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Project Planning

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Coordinator
1 10 (62.50%) Release Coordinator
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (81.25%) CMMI
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (81.25%) APMP
2 13 (81.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle