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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
London / City of London
Rank 224 257 301
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 2 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.058% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.061% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Median salary £60,000 £80,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.17%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%

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
4844 6564 9926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.85% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 5852 8528
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) ISO19770
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) QA

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 (22.22%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO19770
1 1 (11.11%) QA