Period
to 20 April 2018

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 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 131 141
Rank change year-on-year +32 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 44 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.25% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.80% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 13
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -12.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £57,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.81% +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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,816 2,006 2,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 93.03% 89.71% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,486 1,657 1,877
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,450 £54,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 6 months to 20 April 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
South Wales +30 25 £40,000 +1.27% 3
Mid Wales - 19 - -
Release Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 32 (72.73%) ITIL
3 30 (68.18%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) QA
5 26 (59.09%) Process Improvement
6 23 (52.27%) Mentoring
7 22 (50.00%) Degree
8 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
9 19 (43.18%) Business Process Improvement
10 17 (38.64%) Scrum
11 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
13 11 (25.00%) SAP
13 11 (25.00%) User Experience
13 11 (25.00%) React
14 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
14 10 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (22.73%) JIRA
15 9 (20.45%) Web Development
15 9 (20.45%) Time Management
15 9 (20.45%) CSS
15 9 (20.45%) HTML
15 9 (20.45%) Driving Licence
16 8 (18.18%) DevOps
16 8 (18.18%) Java
16 8 (18.18%) Kanban
16 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (18.18%) HTML5
17 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS

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 6 (13.64%) CMS
1 6 (13.64%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (13.64%) Umbraco
2 5 (11.36%) Liferay
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) IaaS
2 6 (13.64%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Subversion
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Interactive Media
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) IT Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Research Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Systems Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Service Transition Leader
6 3 (6.82%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Java Development Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 12 (27.27%) jQuery
3 11 (25.00%) React
4 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) HTML5
6 6 (13.64%) .NET
6 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (13.64%) RequireJS
6 6 (13.64%) Spring
7 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
7 5 (11.36%) Java EE
7 5 (11.36%) JPA
7 5 (11.36%) OSGi
7 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (6.82%) CSS3
8 3 (6.82%) SAPUI5
9 2 (4.55%) RESTful
10 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
2 11 (25.00%) User Experience
3 9 (20.45%) Driving Licence
4 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.36%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) ITIL
2 26 (59.09%) Process Improvement
3 23 (52.27%) Mentoring
4 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (43.18%) Business Process Improvement
6 17 (38.64%) Scrum
7 10 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (20.45%) Time Management
8 9 (20.45%) Web Development
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (18.18%) DevOps
9 8 (18.18%) Kanban
10 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
10 7 (15.91%) TDD
10 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
11 6 (13.64%) Code Coverage
11 6 (13.64%) SDLC
12 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) Java 8
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) HND
3 1 (2.27%) CITP
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (61.36%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) GDPR
3 3 (6.82%) PMO
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) SAP
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow