The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 319 300 307
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 13 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 23
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11650 10951 13021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.34% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9795 9599 11782
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Release Manager
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 30 (76.92%) Release Management
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
2 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
3 13 (33.33%) Change Management
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Publishing
5 11 (28.21%) Validation
5 11 (28.21%) Windows
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Matrix Management
6 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 8 (20.51%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) Banking
9 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.26%) CRM
11 4 (10.26%) ERP
11 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
11 4 (10.26%) Service Management
11 4 (10.26%) MS Office
11 4 (10.26%) Java
11 4 (10.26%) SQL
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle
12 3 (7.69%) C#
12 3 (7.69%) Linux
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
1 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Ant
General
1 11 (28.21%) Publishing
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Release Management
2 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 13 (33.33%) Change Management
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Validation
6 10 (25.64%) Matrix Management
7 8 (20.51%) ITIL
8 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.26%) Service Management
10 4 (10.26%) CRM
10 4 (10.26%) ERP
10 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Time Management
11 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
11 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
11 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) SAP