The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 284 325 323
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 13 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.094% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 11
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £48,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £64,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.36% +8.88%
Release Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) UNIX
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 11 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) Release Management
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle
6 9 (27.27%) Service Management
7 8 (24.24%) SDLC
8 7 (21.21%) Subversion
9 6 (18.18%) Change Management
9 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) MS Project
10 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (12.12%) Transition Management
11 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
11 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
11 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
11 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
11 4 (12.12%) Banking
11 4 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.12%) Solaris

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (9.09%) InstallShield
3 3 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) UNIX
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Solaris
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
3 11 (33.33%) Release Management
4 9 (27.27%) Service Management
5 8 (24.24%) SDLC
6 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Transition Management
7 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Information Security
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) Nessus
2 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Macrovision
4 3 (9.09%) Serena
5 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
5 2 (6.06%) Informatica
5 2 (6.06%) Siebel
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 17 days ago