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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 261 298 305
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 9
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Release Management
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Release Management
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) BMC
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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