The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 39 46 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 25 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.42% 1.72% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 2.14% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year - +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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 500 468 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.34% 80.55% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 408 398 300
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Release Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Watford

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Watford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Watford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Unix
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
4 9 (32.14%) SDLC
5 8 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) SOA
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco
8 5 (17.86%) CCNP
8 5 (17.86%) HP
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
8 5 (17.86%) ClearQuest
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) JIRA
8 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
8 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
8 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) G Suite
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) ClearQuest
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
1 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.71%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) JUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Release Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Java Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Release Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Ajax
1 3 (10.71%) GWT
1 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
1 3 (10.71%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (10.71%) Java EE
1 3 (10.71%) Middleware
1 3 (10.71%) REST
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
1 3 (10.71%) Spring
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Unix
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) SOA
6 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) BPR
8 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCNP
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
1 5 (17.86%) HP
1 5 (17.86%) Meraki
1 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.71%) Google
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) MuleSoft
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) TIBCO
3 3 (10.71%) WSO2
4 2 (7.14%) AppSense
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.57%) Snow
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