Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 101 105
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 12 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.67% 1.30% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.45% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 22
Wiltshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +27.66% +67.86%
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.88% +13.75% +6.67%

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 1,628 1,376 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 91.51% 89.76% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,359 1,151 1,305
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Salisbury -10 6 £60,000 +26.32%
Chippenham -7 2 - - 2
Release Management
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Unified Process
4 6 (50.00%) RAD
4 6 (50.00%) DSDM
4 6 (50.00%) ISEB
4 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (50.00%) V-Model
4 6 (50.00%) OpenUP
4 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (41.67%) Test Automation

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Lead Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change and Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) DSDM
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) OpenUP
4 6 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (50.00%) RAD
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Unified Process
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) V-Model
4 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) ISEB
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) CEH
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) MCSE
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft