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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 757 746 789
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 166 197 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 151 132 155
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 4 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 4 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 -19 53 £55,000 -4.34% 7
North West +70 49 £45,000 +38.46% 4
West Midlands -16 23 £44,000 -26.66% 3
South East -16 15 £42,500 -33.33% 1
East Midlands +32 14 £46,500 -7.00%
East of England -11 8 £51,250 -18.00% 4
Yorkshire +1 2 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North East - 1 £67,500 -
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 200 (60.06%) Release Management
2 190 (57.06%) ITIL
3 137 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (37.54%) Finance
5 101 (30.33%) Change Management
6 98 (29.43%) Project Management
7 63 (18.92%) Service Delivery
8 61 (18.32%) SDLC
9 54 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
10 52 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (15.02%) Waterfall
12 48 (14.41%) Service Management
13 44 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (10.81%) Windows
15 35 (10.51%) QA
16 34 (10.21%) Configuration Management
17 31 (9.31%) Java
17 31 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (9.01%) Oracle
19 28 (8.41%) PRINCE2
20 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
20 26 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (7.21%) Management Information System
21 24 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
22 23 (6.91%) SQL
23 22 (6.61%) .NET
23 22 (6.61%) Risk Management
23 22 (6.61%) Degree
23 22 (6.61%) DevOps
24 21 (6.31%) JIRA

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 12 (3.60%) Confluence
2 6 (1.80%) CMS
3 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.60%) MS Office
3 5 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 16 (4.80%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (1.20%) SunGard APT
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) FastStats
3 2 (0.60%) Summit
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.80%) SaaS
2 7 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.20%) Extranet
2 2 (0.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) LAN
3 1 (0.30%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.30%) RFID
3 1 (0.30%) WAN
3 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.50%) MySQL
4 4 (1.20%) GIS
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.90%) QlikView
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.30%) DataStage
7 1 (0.30%) DB2
7 1 (0.30%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.30%) Power BI
7 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQLite
7 1 (0.30%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (6.31%) JIRA
2 16 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.40%) Subversion
4 8 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.10%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.60%) Ant
7 2 (0.60%) Hudson
7 2 (0.60%) Maven
8 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.30%) GitLab
8 1 (0.30%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.30%) TestDirector
General
1 125 (37.54%) Finance
2 20 (6.01%) Banking
3 17 (5.11%) Retail
4 10 (3.00%) Legal
5 9 (2.70%) Billing
6 7 (2.10%) Games
7 6 (1.80%) Publishing
7 6 (1.80%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.20%) Law
8 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.90%) Marketing
10 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.61%) .NET
2 7 (2.10%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.90%) Middleware
4 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.30%) HTML
4 1 (0.30%) HTML5
4 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.30%) REST
4 1 (0.30%) SOAP
4 1 (0.30%) WCF
4 1 (0.30%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.00%) CMDB
3 10 (3.00%) Statistics
4 9 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.40%) iPad
6 7 (2.10%) Tandem
7 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.50%) User Experience
8 4 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.90%) FMCG
9 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.60%) Fintech
10 2 (0.60%) Life Science
10 2 (0.60%) PMI
10 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 1 (0.30%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.81%) Windows
2 14 (4.20%) Linux
3 10 (3.00%) Unix
4 7 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (60.06%) Release Management
2 190 (57.06%) ITIL
3 137 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (30.33%) Change Management
5 98 (29.43%) Project Management
6 63 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 61 (18.32%) SDLC
8 50 (15.02%) Waterfall
9 48 (14.41%) Service Management
10 44 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (10.21%) Configuration Management
12 31 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (8.41%) PRINCE2
14 26 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (6.61%) DevOps
16 22 (6.61%) Risk Management
17 19 (5.71%) Service Design
17 19 (5.71%) Software Delivery
18 18 (5.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.31%) Java
2 23 (6.91%) SQL
3 11 (3.30%) C#
4 8 (2.40%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.40%) PHP
5 7 (2.10%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.60%) Perl
9 1 (0.30%) C
9 1 (0.30%) JCL
9 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (6.61%) Degree
3 5 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.20%) CITP
4 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.20%) MBA
4 4 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.51%) QA
2 18 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (4.80%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.30%) ISO 9001
5 10 (3.00%) COSO
5 10 (3.00%) ISO22301
6 7 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.80%) HIPAA
7 6 (1.80%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Control-M
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (9.01%) Oracle
2 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.70%) SAP
4 6 (1.80%) Cisco
4 6 (1.80%) IBM
5 4 (1.20%) Charles River
5 4 (1.20%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.20%) SunGard
6 3 (0.90%) Informatica
6 3 (0.90%) Remedy
6 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.60%) Apteco
7 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.60%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.30%) Perforce
8 1 (0.30%) Siebel
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