The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 232 269 262
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 13 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 18
Median salary £43,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
6253 7330 7770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 96.68% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5320 6112 6485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +10 8 £41,000 -
Hertfordshire +26 5 £50,000 -
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
1 16 (72.73%) Release Management
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Change Management
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (27.27%) MS Office
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) Smoke Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL V2
7 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.64%) ERP
8 3 (13.64%) Service Management
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Test Management
8 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
8 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
8 3 (13.64%) Confluence
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
9 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.09%) Demand Management
9 2 (9.09%) Problem Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) GitLab
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
1 16 (72.73%) Release Management
2 10 (45.45%) Change Management
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V2
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) ERP
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
7 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) ITSM
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian