Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 127 141
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 35 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.81% 1.08% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.21% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 9
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.65% +29.17% -11.11%
10th Percentile £20,540 £28,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,000 £43,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -

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 1,745 2,153 2,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.13% 89.19% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 1,846 1,925
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +1.69%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +40 33 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Release Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
2 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (31.43%) Process Improvement
3 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
3 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) QA
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.71%) Service Management
5 9 (25.71%) React
6 8 (22.86%) SDLC
6 8 (22.86%) IaaS
6 8 (22.86%) DevOps
6 8 (22.86%) PaaS
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 8 (22.86%) Java
6 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) jQuery
6 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
7 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (20.00%) MySQL
7 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) Finance

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 (17.14%) CMS
1 6 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (17.14%) Umbraco
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) Liferay
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) IaaS
1 8 (22.86%) PaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.29%) SaaS
4 2 (5.71%) G Suite
4 2 (5.71%) Office 365
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.86%) Ingres
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Maven
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) MSTest
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.71%) Interactive Media
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
2 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management Advisor
4 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer in Test
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
2 9 (25.71%) React
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (17.14%) RequireJS
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 3 (8.57%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (8.57%) Spring
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.71%) Java EE
7 2 (5.71%) JPA
7 2 (5.71%) OSGi
7 2 (5.71%) SAPUI5
7 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
7 2 (5.71%) XML
8 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.14%) User Experience
4 3 (8.57%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.71%) PKI
5 2 (5.71%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (5.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
5 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
3 11 (31.43%) Process Improvement
4 9 (25.71%) Service Management
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.86%) DevOps
5 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
5 8 (22.86%) SDLC
6 6 (17.14%) Code Coverage
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 5 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) HND
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) CITP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Actian
5 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) Talend