Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 124 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 -36 +49
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.83% 0.48% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.54% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 31
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% +5.63%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,657 1,475 1,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 92.11% 88.64% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,298 1,302 1,237
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +5.52% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,425 £26,525 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,377
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Chippenham - 8 £35,000 -
Salisbury -13 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Melksham - 1 £40,500 -
Release Management
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) Unix
5 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
6 7 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) SOAP
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) XML
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (26.67%) V-Model
8 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) OpenUP
8 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Unified Process
8 4 (26.67%) CEH

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support
2 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Development Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Development Support Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) DBA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) DSDM
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) RAD
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
3 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Management
3 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Unified Process
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CEH
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft