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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 281 310 306
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 19 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 17
Average salary £64,250 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £55,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,150 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
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
9476 11651 11408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.25% 92.50% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9832 9899
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 22 (51.16%) Release Management
2 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) Finance
3 15 (34.88%) Banking
4 14 (32.56%) Java
5 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) Windows
6 12 (27.91%) Linux
7 10 (23.26%) UNIX
8 9 (20.93%) Service Management
9 8 (18.60%) Nagios
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle
9 8 (18.60%) Puppet
10 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Subversion
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
11 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.95%) JIRA
11 6 (13.95%) QA
11 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
11 6 (13.95%) SDLC
12 5 (11.63%) API Design
12 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
12 5 (11.63%) REST
12 5 (11.63%) Capistrano
12 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (11.63%) Web Development
12 5 (11.63%) Online Banking

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.98%) InstallShield
4 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
4 3 (6.98%) Maven
4 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
1 5 (11.63%) JSP
1 5 (11.63%) SOAP
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
1 5 (11.63%) JMS
1 5 (11.63%) JMX
1 5 (11.63%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Online Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Release Management
2 16 (37.21%) ITIL
3 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.93%) Service Management
5 7 (16.28%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) API Design
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Content Management
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.30%) Transition Management
9 3 (6.98%) Line Management
9 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) C-shell
4 3 (6.98%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCNA
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Nagios
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.63%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.63%) Capistrano
3 3 (6.98%) Nessus
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Macrovision
5 2 (4.65%) Serena
5 2 (4.65%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 2 (4.65%) Sybase
5 2 (4.65%) Siebel
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago