The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 160 177 157
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.25% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £41,674 £52,362 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.41% +21.06%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Release Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 3411 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.44% 96.55% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2815 2510
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,920
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Release Manager
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 5 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £41,674 -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (66.67%) Release Management
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Validation
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Back Office
4 4 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft