The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 95 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £52,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 - £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Release Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 919 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.80% 94.55% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 940 838 902
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Release Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £52,500 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (81.82%) Regression Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) TeamCity
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
2 8 (72.73%) Release Management
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) MSBuild

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) TeamCity
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Regression Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
2 8 (72.73%) Release Management
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) Product Management
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft