The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 94 89
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.81% 0.38% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.45% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Median salary £31,663 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.67% +37.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £42,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,913 £54,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 909 1103 1201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.54% 84.01% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 789 940 972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Release Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Wales

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Wales

Release Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales +19 8 £31,663 -39.69%
Release Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 5 (31.25%) IaaS
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Google
5 3 (18.75%) Problem Management

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) JCAPS
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) IaaS
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (18.75%) G Suite
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) Neo4j
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Ingres
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Release Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Dropwizard
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) JMX
2 2 (12.50%) JPA
2 2 (12.50%) JSF
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.25%) COM+
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) Perforce
5 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) Actian
6 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Fiorano
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) InterSystems
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk