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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 252 252 239
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 6
Average salary £61,750 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.61% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6998 7390 6799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.17% 96.22% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5930 6075 5828
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Release Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Cambridgeshire +10 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire +7 1 £85,000 +61.90%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £38,500 -26.66%
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (78.79%) ITIL
2 22 (66.67%) Degree
3 18 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 17 (51.52%) Change Management
5 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (45.45%) Release Management
7 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) SDLC
11 4 (12.12%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (12.12%) MSBuild
11 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (12.12%) Scrum
11 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
11 4 (12.12%) TDD
11 4 (12.12%) Subversion
11 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.12%) Kanban
11 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
11 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) assyst
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.12%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 17 (51.52%) Change Management
4 15 (45.45%) Release Management
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Kanban
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) VB
2 3 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Remedy
2 3 (9.09%) EMC
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix
2 3 (9.09%) NetApp
2 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
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