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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 247 237 240
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 12 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.13% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 29
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Bedfordshire - 6 £52,500 - 1
Essex +5 2 £61,250 +6.52%
Hertfordshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Suffolk +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 30 (66.67%) Release Management
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) Business Analysis
4 17 (37.78%) Windows
5 14 (31.11%) NetApp
5 14 (31.11%) Citrix
5 14 (31.11%) XenApp
6 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.89%) Law
6 13 (28.89%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) Oracle
7 12 (26.67%) .NET
7 12 (26.67%) SAP
7 12 (26.67%) ABAP
7 12 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (26.67%) Documentum
7 12 (26.67%) EMC
7 12 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (24.44%) Service Management
9 10 (22.22%) Process Management
9 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.22%) Subversion
9 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 9 (20.00%) VBA
10 9 (20.00%) VB
10 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (20.00%) C#
10 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (26.67%) Documentum
1 12 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.33%) IIS
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) FTP
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) SSH
1 1 (2.22%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Subversion
2 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Toad
4 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 13 (28.89%) Law
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Release Management
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 19 (42.22%) Business Analysis
4 11 (24.44%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) Process Management
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) ITSM
6 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Web Development
7 7 (15.56%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 5 (11.11%) Software Deployment
10 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) ABAP
4 9 (20.00%) VBA
4 9 (20.00%) VB
4 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Citrix
1 14 (31.11%) NetApp
2 13 (28.89%) Oracle
3 12 (26.67%) SAP
3 12 (26.67%) EMC
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Macrovision
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