Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Release Management
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 91 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 10 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.08% 1.12% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.34% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,750 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.41% +45.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £21,250 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £78,250 £52,500
North East median annual salary £38,531 £72,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -46.85% +45.00% +36.99%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 798 973 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.81% 83.66% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 700 810 764
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 6 £23,250 -67.93% 1
Sunderland - 4 £57,500 -
Release Management
North East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) SMS
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (10.00%) 802.15
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) 802.15
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (30.00%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SpriteKit
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin