The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 76 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.48% - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.91%
Release Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 599 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.46% 94.63% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 609 519 480
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Coventry region.

Release Manager Salary Trend in Coventry

Release Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Project Management
2 15 (93.75%) Release Management
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (87.50%) Manufacturing
4 10 (62.50%) Change Management
4 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (56.25%) Business Analysis
5 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 6 (37.50%) PMI
6 6 (37.50%) PMP
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
7 5 (31.25%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Process Management
8 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
11 1 (6.25%) ABAP
11 1 (6.25%) Degree
11 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 1 (6.25%) Service Management
11 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
11 1 (6.25%) CRM

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

General
1 14 (87.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) PMI
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) Project Management
1 15 (93.75%) Release Management
2 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (62.50%) Change Management
3 9 (56.25%) Business Analysis
3 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Validation
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 5 (31.25%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (25.00%) Process Management
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (37.50%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP