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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 718 734 669
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 166 155 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 123 126 141
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 -13 80 £58,500 +1.73% 8
South East +37 42 £51,250 +13.88% 3
West Midlands +7 13 £50,000 +51.51% 3
North West +10 8 £48,500 +21.25%
East Midlands -6 7 £37,500 -13.59% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £36,650 - 1
South West -21 6 £32,500 -29.72% 3
East of England -10 3 £61,750 +17.61% 1
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 216 (59.18%) Release Management
2 172 (47.12%) ITIL
3 127 (34.79%) Finance
4 82 (22.47%) Windows
4 82 (22.47%) Configuration Management
5 71 (19.45%) Project Management
6 68 (18.63%) Change Management
7 63 (17.26%) Oracle
8 62 (16.99%) Degree
9 59 (16.16%) Banking
10 57 (15.62%) Linux
11 54 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (13.70%) SDLC
13 46 (12.60%) Service Management
14 45 (12.33%) Microsoft
15 43 (11.78%) ITIL Certification
16 42 (11.51%) SQL
16 42 (11.51%) PRINCE2
17 37 (10.14%) QA
18 36 (9.86%) SAP
19 35 (9.59%) SQL Server
19 35 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
20 33 (9.04%) Java
21 32 (8.77%) MS Excel
22 31 (8.49%) Subversion
23 30 (8.22%) JIRA
23 30 (8.22%) MS Office
23 30 (8.22%) UNIX
24 28 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
25 27 (7.40%) Jenkins

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.93%) IIS
3 15 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.29%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.74%) JBoss
6 7 (1.92%) Apache
6 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.10%) Confluence
7 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.55%) nginx
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 32 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.22%) MS Office
3 9 (2.47%) MS Project
4 8 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.55%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (1.64%) Remedy AR System
2 5 (1.37%) assyst
2 5 (1.37%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.82%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.55%) Cordys
5 1 (0.27%) Summit
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.93%) DHCP
1 18 (4.93%) Cisco ASA
1 18 (4.93%) NetScaler
1 18 (4.93%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (4.11%) Internet
3 5 (1.37%) Firewall
4 3 (0.82%) ATM
4 3 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 12 (3.29%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.37%) QlikView
5 5 (1.37%) SAP BW
5 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.10%) DB2
6 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.82%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (8.49%) Subversion
2 30 (8.22%) JIRA
3 27 (7.40%) Jenkins
4 25 (6.85%) Maven
5 24 (6.58%) Ant
6 19 (5.21%) Git (software)
7 17 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.47%) Gradle
9 8 (2.19%) Artifactory
9 8 (2.19%) Hudson
9 8 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.92%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.37%) FishEye
12 4 (1.10%) MSBuild
12 4 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.82%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 127 (34.79%) Finance
2 59 (16.16%) Banking
3 24 (6.58%) Retail
4 23 (6.30%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.66%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.29%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.92%) Front Office
7 7 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.37%) Military
9 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Automotive
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.56%) .NET
2 11 (3.01%) Web Services
3 8 (2.19%) SOAP
4 7 (1.92%) XML
4 7 (1.92%) HTML
5 6 (1.64%) Mason
6 5 (1.37%) REST
6 5 (1.37%) JSP
6 5 (1.37%) JMS
6 5 (1.37%) JMX
7 3 (0.82%) DOM
7 3 (0.82%) WCF
7 3 (0.82%) Middleware
8 2 (0.55%) Drools
8 2 (0.55%) RESTful
8 2 (0.55%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.55%) JRules
9 1 (0.27%) Spring
9 1 (0.27%) Velocity
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.03%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.93%) Private Cloud
3 18 (4.93%) EMC VNX
3 18 (4.93%) CLARiiON
4 9 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.92%) Tandem
5 7 (1.92%) Wiki
6 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.37%) Online Banking
7 3 (0.82%) EFT
7 3 (0.82%) CMDB
8 2 (0.55%) PMI
8 2 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.27%) Life Science
9 1 (0.27%) Informatics
9 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.27%) Physics
9 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.47%) Windows
2 57 (15.62%) Linux
3 30 (8.22%) UNIX
4 24 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (59.18%) Release Management
2 172 (47.12%) ITIL
3 82 (22.47%) Configuration Management
4 71 (19.45%) Project Management
5 68 (18.63%) Change Management
6 54 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (13.70%) SDLC
8 46 (12.60%) Service Management
9 42 (11.51%) PRINCE2
10 35 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (6.30%) Wealth Management
14 22 (6.03%) ITIL V3
15 20 (5.48%) Waterfall
16 19 (5.21%) DevOps
17 17 (4.66%) Software Engineering
18 16 (4.38%) Scrum
18 16 (4.38%) E-Commerce
19 14 (3.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.51%) SQL
2 33 (9.04%) Java
3 20 (5.48%) Perl
3 20 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 19 (5.21%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.84%) C
6 11 (3.01%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.47%) C#
8 8 (2.19%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.37%) C-shell
10 4 (1.10%) VB
11 3 (0.82%) VBA
11 3 (0.82%) Python
11 3 (0.82%) Ruby
12 2 (0.55%) Groovy
13 1 (0.27%) LINC
13 1 (0.27%) ABAP
13 1 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (16.99%) Degree
2 43 (11.78%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.19%) PMP
6 6 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) EXIN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.14%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 22 (6.03%) XenApp
2 18 (4.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 18 (4.93%) vSphere
2 18 (4.93%) UAG
2 18 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (5.48%) Puppet
2 18 (4.93%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (2.74%) Nagios
4 8 (2.19%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.37%) Capistrano
5 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.27%) Nessus
7 1 (0.27%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.27%) SCCM
7 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 63 (17.26%) Oracle
2 45 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (9.86%) SAP
4 25 (6.85%) Citrix
5 24 (6.58%) Red Hat
6 22 (6.03%) EMC
7 20 (5.48%) VMware
8 18 (4.93%) Infoblox
8 18 (4.93%) Cisco
9 10 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.74%) Remedy
10 6 (1.64%) BMC
11 5 (1.37%) HP
11 5 (1.37%) IBM
11 5 (1.37%) Serena
11 5 (1.37%) CollabNet
12 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.10%) NetApp
12 4 (1.10%) Siebel
13 3 (0.82%) Informatica
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