The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 686 724 621
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 197 183 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 119 154 187
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
Release Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96432 103854 97223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80542 85900 81828
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Release Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in England

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in England

Release Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
London +37 96 £57,500 -4.16% 5
South East +44 58 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England -4 17 £62,500 +13.63% 1
West Midlands -5 15 £48,000 -12.72% 3
Yorkshire +10 5 £36,300 -48.14% 2
North West +8 2 - -
East Midlands -3 2 £30,875 -17.11% 1
South West -15 2 £37,125 -29.28%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 224 (59.73%) Release Management
2 188 (50.13%) ITIL
3 135 (36.00%) Finance
4 82 (21.87%) Windows
5 74 (19.73%) Degree
6 72 (19.20%) Oracle
6 72 (19.20%) Project Management
7 71 (18.93%) Configuration Management
8 69 (18.40%) SDLC
9 67 (17.87%) Change Management
10 63 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (16.27%) Banking
12 58 (15.47%) Linux
13 56 (14.93%) ITIL Certification
14 49 (13.07%) Java
15 48 (12.80%) SQL
15 48 (12.80%) PRINCE2
16 44 (11.73%) SAP
16 44 (11.73%) Microsoft
17 39 (10.40%) SQL Server
18 38 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
20 36 (9.60%) QA
21 35 (9.33%) Citrix
21 35 (9.33%) Service Management
22 32 (8.53%) MS Exchange
22 32 (8.53%) XenApp
23 31 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
23 31 (8.27%) MS Office
24 29 (7.73%) MS Excel

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (8.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.73%) IIS
3 12 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.87%) Apache
6 7 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.33%) JBoss
9 3 (0.80%) Confluence
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.53%) nginx
10 2 (0.53%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 31 (8.27%) MS Office
2 29 (7.73%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.00%) MS Project
4 5 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.53%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (3.20%) assyst
2 7 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.87%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.53%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.53%) Cordys
3 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.33%) DHCP
1 20 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
1 20 (5.33%) NetScaler
1 20 (5.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (3.20%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) ATM
3 3 (0.80%) LAN
4 2 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.13%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.80%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.40%) QlikView
6 7 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.60%) DB2
8 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.53%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.53%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 27 (7.20%) Subversion
1 27 (7.20%) JIRA
2 24 (6.40%) Ant
3 22 (5.87%) Jenkins
4 19 (5.07%) Maven
5 18 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.60%) Hudson
8 5 (1.33%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.33%) FishEye
8 5 (1.33%) Gradle
8 5 (1.33%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.07%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.80%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.80%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 135 (36.00%) Finance
2 61 (16.27%) Banking
3 26 (6.93%) Financial Institution
4 23 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.07%) Retail
6 15 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.33%) Front Office
7 5 (1.33%) Military
8 4 (1.07%) Legal
8 4 (1.07%) Publishing
8 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.53%) .NET
2 11 (2.93%) Web Services
3 10 (2.67%) Mason
4 7 (1.87%) SOAP
4 7 (1.87%) XML
5 5 (1.33%) JMS
5 5 (1.33%) HTML
5 5 (1.33%) JSP
5 5 (1.33%) JMX
5 5 (1.33%) REST
6 3 (0.80%) WCF
6 3 (0.80%) J2EE
7 2 (0.53%) DOM
7 2 (0.53%) Drools
7 2 (0.53%) RESTful
7 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.53%) JRules
8 1 (0.27%) Velocity
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.33%) CLARiiON
1 20 (5.33%) Private Cloud
1 20 (5.33%) EMC VNX
2 19 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.87%) Tandem
5 7 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.60%) PMI
7 5 (1.33%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Wiki
9 3 (0.80%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.80%) Kindle
9 3 (0.80%) EFT
10 2 (0.53%) CMDB
11 1 (0.27%) Life Science
11 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 82 (21.87%) Windows
2 58 (15.47%) Linux
3 37 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (6.93%) UNIX
5 24 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.33%) Solaris
7 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (59.73%) Release Management
2 188 (50.13%) ITIL
3 72 (19.20%) Project Management
4 71 (18.93%) Configuration Management
5 69 (18.40%) SDLC
6 67 (17.87%) Change Management
7 63 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (12.80%) PRINCE2
9 38 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (9.33%) Service Management
11 31 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.73%) ITIL V3
13 22 (5.87%) Waterfall
13 22 (5.87%) Scrum
14 21 (5.60%) Validation
14 21 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (5.33%) Wealth Management
16 19 (5.07%) Product Management
16 19 (5.07%) Service Delivery
17 17 (4.53%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (13.07%) Java
2 48 (12.80%) SQL
3 18 (4.80%) Shell Script
4 17 (4.53%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.47%) Perl
5 13 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.20%) C
6 12 (3.20%) C#
7 8 (2.13%) VB
8 7 (1.87%) VBA
8 7 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.07%) Python
10 3 (0.80%) C-shell
11 2 (0.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.27%) ABAP
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (19.73%) Degree
2 56 (14.93%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (5.07%) PMP
4 18 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (3.47%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.40%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.80%) CCNA
8 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) HND
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.60%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (8.53%) XenApp
2 20 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 20 (5.33%) vSphere
2 20 (5.33%) UAG
3 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (5.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (4.00%) Puppet
3 8 (2.13%) Nagios
4 6 (1.60%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.33%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.80%) SCCM
6 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.80%) Nessus
7 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 72 (19.20%) Oracle
2 44 (11.73%) SAP
2 44 (11.73%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.33%) Citrix
4 27 (7.20%) Red Hat
4 27 (7.20%) EMC
5 25 (6.67%) VMware
6 20 (5.33%) Infoblox
6 20 (5.33%) Cisco
7 12 (3.20%) NetApp
8 11 (2.93%) Remedy
9 8 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.87%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.87%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.87%) BMC
11 6 (1.60%) Serena
12 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.07%) Siebel
13 3 (0.80%) IBM
13 3 (0.80%) Macrovision
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