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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 166 188 162
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £41,674 £72,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.51% +68.60%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
3252 3478 2932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.89% 96.93% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 2872 2585
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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
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 24 December 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire - 4 £41,674 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Degree
1 11 (84.62%) Release Management
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Service Management
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
2 10 (76.92%) Validation
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL V3
3 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Release Management
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Service Management
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
2 10 (76.92%) Validation
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL V3
3 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft