The first table below looks at the demand for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank - 112 109
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.79% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.84% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £43,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.53%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.30% -2.10%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1897 1911 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.24% 93.86% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1688 1384
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Release Manager
West Midlands

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Release Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft