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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 674 714 598
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -116
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 193 179 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 131 157 212
Average salary £58,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +25 73 £57,500 +4.54% 13
South East +33 49 £63,750 +10.86% 4
East of England +14 34 £61,250 +16.66% 6
West Midlands 0 19 £60,000 +40.35%
Yorkshire -2 9 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -6 5 £45,000 -8.16% 1
North West +6 3 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Midlands +8 1 £50,000 +55.16%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 206 (62.24%) Release Management
2 158 (47.73%) ITIL
3 111 (33.53%) Finance
4 67 (20.24%) Change Management
5 65 (19.64%) Project Management
6 63 (19.03%) Degree
7 61 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (17.52%) Java
9 53 (16.01%) Oracle
9 53 (16.01%) Windows
10 49 (14.80%) ITIL Certification
11 44 (13.29%) SQL
12 43 (12.99%) Configuration Management
13 40 (12.08%) PRINCE2
14 39 (11.78%) Service Management
14 39 (11.78%) QA
15 35 (10.57%) Banking
15 35 (10.57%) SQL Server
16 34 (10.27%) UNIX
17 32 (9.67%) SAP
18 31 (9.37%) Linux
19 29 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (8.76%) JIRA
20 28 (8.46%) Citrix
21 27 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (8.16%) Subversion
22 26 (7.85%) Microsoft
22 26 (7.85%) Service Delivery
22 26 (7.85%) Management Information System
23 25 (7.55%) ITIL V3

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.51%) IIS
5 4 (1.21%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) JBoss
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 19 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.14%) MS Office
3 12 (3.63%) MS Project
4 5 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.53%) assyst
2 4 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.91%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.60%) Cordys
5 1 (0.30%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.72%) DHCP
1 9 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (2.72%) NetScaler
1 9 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (0.91%) LAN
3 2 (0.60%) Internet
3 2 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) ATM
4 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.53%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.63%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.11%) QlikView
7 5 (1.51%) DB2
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (8.76%) JIRA
2 27 (8.16%) Subversion
3 21 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (5.44%) Ant
4 18 (5.44%) Jenkins
5 14 (4.23%) Maven
6 9 (2.72%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.81%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.81%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.51%) Selenium
10 3 (0.91%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.91%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.91%) Hudson
11 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.30%) FxCop
12 1 (0.30%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 111 (33.53%) Finance
2 35 (10.57%) Banking
3 20 (6.04%) Financial Institution
4 13 (3.93%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.63%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.02%) Retail
7 8 (2.42%) Law
7 8 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.21%) Legal
8 4 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (1.21%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.60%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.65%) .NET
2 10 (3.02%) Mason
3 9 (2.72%) XML
4 8 (2.42%) XML Schema
5 6 (1.81%) Web Services
6 4 (1.21%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) JRules
8 1 (0.30%) Velocity
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.85%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.72%) Private Cloud
3 9 (2.72%) CLARiiON
4 7 (2.11%) PMI
5 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.21%) Kindle
7 3 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.91%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.91%) Derivative
8 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.60%) Open Source
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.30%) CMDB
9 1 (0.30%) Wiki
9 1 (0.30%) EFT
9 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.01%) Windows
2 34 (10.27%) UNIX
3 31 (9.37%) Linux
4 27 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (62.24%) Release Management
2 158 (47.73%) ITIL
3 67 (20.24%) Change Management
4 65 (19.64%) Project Management
5 61 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (12.99%) Configuration Management
7 40 (12.08%) PRINCE2
8 39 (11.78%) Service Management
9 29 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (7.85%) Service Delivery
11 25 (7.55%) ITIL V3
12 21 (6.34%) Waterfall
12 21 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (5.74%) Validation
14 18 (5.44%) Scrum
14 18 (5.44%) ITSM
14 18 (5.44%) Product Management
15 16 (4.83%) Business Analysis
16 13 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (3.63%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.52%) Java
2 44 (13.29%) SQL
3 19 (5.74%) C#
4 12 (3.63%) Python
5 9 (2.72%) VBA
5 9 (2.72%) VB
5 9 (2.72%) C
6 8 (2.42%) C++
7 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.91%) Perl
11 2 (0.60%) PHP
11 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.60%) Ruby
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.30%) ABAP
12 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (19.03%) Degree
2 49 (14.80%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (5.74%) PMP
4 14 (4.23%) PMI Certification
5 13 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.91%) CCNA
7 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.30%) APMP
9 1 (0.30%) HND
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.78%) QA
2 5 (1.51%) SLA
3 4 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (7.25%) XenApp
2 9 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 9 (2.72%) vSphere
2 9 (2.72%) UAG
3 6 (1.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.72%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (1.81%) Puppet
3 3 (0.91%) SCCM
3 3 (0.91%) Nessus
4 2 (0.60%) Control-M
4 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 53 (16.01%) Oracle
2 32 (9.67%) SAP
3 28 (8.46%) Citrix
4 26 (7.85%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.44%) EMC
6 15 (4.53%) NetApp
7 13 (3.93%) VMware
8 12 (3.63%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.72%) Cisco
9 9 (2.72%) Serena
9 9 (2.72%) Infoblox
10 8 (2.42%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.42%) Remedy
11 7 (2.11%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.21%) Siebel
12 4 (1.21%) BMC
13 3 (0.91%) Macrovision
14 2 (0.60%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.60%) Informatica
14 2 (0.60%) IBM
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