The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 179 209 216
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 30 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Release Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4695 5179 5122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.01% 93.16% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3594 3690 4075
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
Reading +6 11 £57,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 6 £55,000 - 1
Newbury - 6 - -
Slough -3 4 £50,000 +16.27%
Release Manager
South East

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 33 (71.74%) Release Management
2 31 (67.39%) ITIL
3 22 (47.83%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) SAP
5 14 (30.43%) SDLC
6 13 (28.26%) Change Management
7 12 (26.09%) Logistics
8 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 8 (17.39%) IT Governance
9 8 (17.39%) Degree
10 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
10 7 (15.22%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (15.22%) Remedy AR System
10 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
10 7 (15.22%) Banking
10 7 (15.22%) Validation
10 7 (15.22%) BMC
10 7 (15.22%) Remedy
10 7 (15.22%) MS Project
11 6 (13.04%) DNA
11 6 (13.04%) Service Management
12 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
12 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.70%) SaaS
13 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
13 4 (8.70%) QA
13 4 (8.70%) Windows
13 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (8.70%) Retail

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (15.22%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Ant
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Release Management
2 31 (67.39%) ITIL
3 14 (30.43%) SDLC
4 13 (28.26%) Change Management
5 12 (26.09%) Logistics
6 8 (17.39%) IT Governance
7 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
7 7 (15.22%) Validation
7 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
8 6 (13.04%) DNA
8 6 (13.04%) Service Management
9 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Project Management
12 2 (4.35%) SOA
12 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (4.35%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) SAP
2 7 (15.22%) BMC
2 7 (15.22%) Remedy
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
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