The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 723 736 813
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 168 203 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 125 146
Median salary £45,250 £58,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.64% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £58,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +18.36%
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
88468 97240 109425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75248 80665 90432
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
London +14 67 £55,000 -4.34% 9
North West +56 41 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -8 24 £42,500 -7.60%
East of England +14 11 £43,000 -31.20% 2
East Midlands +21 10 £45,000 -10.00%
South East -16 9 £75,000 +27.11% 2
South West +8 3 £50,500 +12.22% 1
Yorkshire +5 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £67,500 - 1
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 England region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 213 (61.38%) Release Management
2 189 (54.47%) ITIL
3 131 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (36.31%) Finance
5 106 (30.55%) Change Management
6 92 (26.51%) Project Management
7 63 (18.16%) SDLC
8 59 (17.00%) Service Delivery
9 58 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
11 48 (13.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 45 (12.97%) Service Management
13 43 (12.39%) Waterfall
14 36 (10.37%) Configuration Management
15 33 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (9.51%) Windows
15 33 (9.51%) Java
16 31 (8.93%) PRINCE2
17 29 (8.36%) QA
18 28 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (7.78%) Oracle
20 25 (7.20%) Software Delivery
21 24 (6.92%) JIRA
22 23 (6.63%) .NET
22 23 (6.63%) Microsoft
23 22 (6.34%) Risk Management
23 22 (6.34%) Degree
23 22 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
24 21 (6.05%) Management Information System
25 20 (5.76%) SQL

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (3.17%) Confluence
2 6 (1.73%) CMS
3 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.86%) Apache
4 3 (0.86%) IIS
4 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (4.32%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.15%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (1.15%) SunGard APT
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) Summit
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.19%) SaaS
2 7 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) Extranet
2 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 2 (0.58%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) LAN
2 2 (0.58%) Network Security
2 2 (0.58%) VPN
2 2 (0.58%) WAN
2 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.58%) Wireless
3 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.29%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.15%) GIS
4 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.86%) ActiveReports
5 3 (0.86%) MySQL
6 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.29%) DataStage
7 1 (0.29%) DB2
7 1 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Power BI
7 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.29%) QlikView
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQLite
7 1 (0.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 24 (6.92%) JIRA
2 17 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.17%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.02%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.73%) Subversion
8 4 (1.15%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.58%) Ant
9 2 (0.58%) Hudson
9 2 (0.58%) Liquibase
9 2 (0.58%) Maven
10 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.29%) GitLab
10 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.29%) TestDirector
General
1 126 (36.31%) Finance
2 20 (5.76%) Retail
3 19 (5.48%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Legal
5 9 (2.59%) Billing
6 8 (2.31%) Law
7 7 (2.02%) Games
7 7 (2.02%) Publishing
8 6 (1.73%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.86%) Marketing
11 2 (0.58%) Advertising
11 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.63%) .NET
2 7 (2.02%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.58%) Middleware
4 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) HTML5
4 1 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.29%) REST
4 1 (0.29%) SOAP
4 1 (0.29%) WCF
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.88%) CMDB
3 10 (2.88%) iPad
3 10 (2.88%) Statistics
4 9 (2.59%) Smart Meter
4 9 (2.59%) Tandem
5 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.44%) User Experience
7 4 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.86%) FMCG
8 3 (0.86%) PMI
9 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.58%) Life Science
9 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.58%) Wiki
10 1 (0.29%) Fintech
10 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.51%) Windows
2 15 (4.32%) Linux
3 9 (2.59%) Unix
4 4 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
5 1 (0.29%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (61.38%) Release Management
2 189 (54.47%) ITIL
3 131 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (30.55%) Change Management
5 92 (26.51%) Project Management
6 63 (18.16%) SDLC
7 59 (17.00%) Service Delivery
8 48 (13.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 45 (12.97%) Service Management
10 43 (12.39%) Waterfall
11 36 (10.37%) Configuration Management
12 33 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (8.93%) PRINCE2
14 28 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (7.20%) Software Delivery
16 22 (6.34%) Risk Management
16 22 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (5.76%) DevOps
18 19 (5.48%) ITIL V3
18 19 (5.48%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (9.51%) Java
2 20 (5.76%) SQL
3 11 (3.17%) C#
4 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.31%) PHP
6 3 (0.86%) Ruby
6 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.29%) C
7 1 (0.29%) JCL
7 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (6.34%) Degree
3 6 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.15%) CITP
5 4 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.15%) MBA
6 2 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) QA
2 16 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.75%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.17%) ISO 9001
5 10 (2.88%) COSO
5 10 (2.88%) ISO22301
6 8 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.44%) SLA
8 3 (0.86%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.86%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Control-M
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (7.78%) Oracle
2 23 (6.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.02%) SAP
4 5 (1.44%) IBM
5 4 (1.15%) Charles River
5 4 (1.15%) Cisco
5 4 (1.15%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.15%) Informatica
5 4 (1.15%) SunGard
6 3 (0.86%) Remedy
6 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.58%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) Perforce
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) Twitter
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,000 per annum +Audi A3 after one years service
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago