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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 245 251 262
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 7 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.094% 0.21% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.22% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 4
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.22%
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
7044 7641 7237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.82% 95.82% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 6366 6193
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 3 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 3 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
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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
Bedfordshire +5 4 £60,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £62,500 - 2
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 33 (76.74%) ITIL
2 28 (65.12%) Degree
3 22 (51.16%) Release Management
4 18 (41.86%) Change Management
4 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
5 17 (39.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (27.91%) Windows
7 11 (25.58%) SDLC
8 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.93%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) ITSM
10 8 (18.60%) assyst
10 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
10 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (18.60%) NetApp
10 8 (18.60%) Citrix
10 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.60%) XenApp
11 6 (13.95%) Java
11 6 (13.95%) .NET
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle
11 6 (13.95%) Subversion
12 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.63%) C#
12 5 (11.63%) SQL
12 5 (11.63%) VB
12 5 (11.63%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (9.30%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) assyst
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) MSBuild
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) FxCop
5 1 (2.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) NuGet
5 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Life Science
3 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) ITIL
2 22 (51.16%) Release Management
3 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
3 18 (41.86%) Change Management
4 11 (25.58%) SDLC
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) ITSM
7 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.30%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) Kanban
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) VB
2 5 (11.63%) VBA
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) Degree
2 17 (39.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Citrix
1 8 (18.60%) NetApp
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) EMC
3 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.98%) Remedy
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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