Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 101 133
Rank change year-on-year +2 +32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 22 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.42% 1.52% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.83% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 4
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +85.37% -50.60%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,025 £45,825
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -13.79%

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 1359 1423 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.79% 83.46% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1209 1725
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -18 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Swindon +5 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Malmesbury +8 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Corsham -4 1 - -
Devizes - 1 - -
Release Management
South West

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

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Change Management
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
7 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
7 7 (31.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 7 (31.82%) Process Improvement
7 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
7 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (31.82%) V-Model
7 7 (31.82%) OpenUP
7 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
7 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Stress Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Test Management
7 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
7 7 (31.82%) Unified Process

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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) InstallShield
2 3 (13.64%) MSI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Military
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Lead Tester
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Leader
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Tester
1 7 (31.82%) Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Release Manager
3 5 (22.73%) IT Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Application Development Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Development Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Development Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Support Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 4 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) CMDB
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Process Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) Stress Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Test Management
4 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
4 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (31.82%) V-Model
4 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) VB
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (31.82%) CEH
3 7 (31.82%) ISEB
3 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
3 7 (31.82%) MCSA
3 7 (31.82%) MCSE
4 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) SAP