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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 85 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.10% 0.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £85,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
941 1114 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.41% 96.62% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 834 954 867
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 31 August 2015. 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
Bedford +4 1 £85,000 +126.66%
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) MSBuild

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) MSBuild
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com