The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 224 254 319
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,300
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.50%
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
5149 6644 10654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.15% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5889 9246
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Release Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) ITSM
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Retail
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Release Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITSM
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA