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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 214 227 223
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.069% 0.10% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
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
5430 5495 5114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.09% 93.40% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 4020 4241
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £62,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Reading -3 3 £37,000 -
Release Manager
South East

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Release Management
2 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) SLA
5 1 (6.67%) PMI
5 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) WSUS
5 1 (6.67%) QA
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Release Management
2 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) VMware