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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 701 720 702
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 166 144 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 120 89 138
Average salary £52,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £42,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -15 78 £55,000 -7.56% 6
South East +2 34 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England -8 24 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Midlands -9 10 £37,500 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +22 6 £41,674 -42.51%
South West -9 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -21 5 £42,250 -0.58% 1
North West -13 3 £37,000 -17.77%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 168 (54.90%) Release Management
2 107 (34.97%) ITIL
3 73 (23.86%) Finance
4 68 (22.22%) Windows
5 64 (20.92%) Service Management
5 64 (20.92%) Change Management
6 60 (19.61%) UNIX
7 56 (18.30%) Project Management
8 54 (17.65%) QA
9 50 (16.34%) Java
9 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (14.71%) Configuration Management
10 45 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (14.38%) JIRA
12 39 (12.75%) Subversion
13 38 (12.42%) Degree
14 36 (11.76%) Oracle
14 36 (11.76%) Linux
15 27 (8.82%) SQL
15 27 (8.82%) Service Delivery
15 27 (8.82%) Jenkins
16 26 (8.50%) E-Commerce
16 26 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (8.17%) Banking
18 24 (7.84%) Maven
19 23 (7.52%) Python
20 22 (7.19%) Business Analysis
20 22 (7.19%) TeamCity
21 21 (6.86%) SQL Server
21 21 (6.86%) Ant

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (3.92%) IIS
2 9 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.29%) Apache
4 4 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.31%) JBoss
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.33%) Lync
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.94%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.98%) Demantra
1 3 (0.98%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.65%) assyst
2 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Heroku
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.31%) FTP
2 3 (0.98%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) SSH
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.33%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.31%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.31%) Big Data
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.33%) DB2
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (14.38%) JIRA
2 39 (12.75%) Subversion
3 27 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 24 (7.84%) Maven
5 22 (7.19%) TeamCity
6 21 (6.86%) Ant
7 16 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (3.92%) MSBuild
9 11 (3.59%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.29%) Hudson
11 5 (1.63%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.63%) InstallShield
12 4 (1.31%) Selenium
13 3 (0.98%) MSI
13 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.65%) CruiseControl
15 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
15 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 73 (23.86%) Finance
2 25 (8.17%) Banking
3 18 (5.88%) Law
4 13 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.27%) Retail
6 8 (2.61%) Front Office
7 6 (1.96%) Legal
7 6 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.63%) Games
9 4 (1.31%) Back Office
10 3 (0.98%) Marketing
11 2 (0.65%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
11 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.21%) XML
2 17 (5.56%) XML Schema
3 14 (4.58%) .NET
4 8 (2.61%) Web Services
5 6 (1.96%) Middleware
6 2 (0.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.33%) HTML
7 1 (0.33%) LAMP
7 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.33%) Spring
7 1 (0.33%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.31%) Derivative
4 3 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (0.98%) Mainframe
4 3 (0.98%) Video on Demand
4 3 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (0.65%) Kindle
5 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (0.65%) CMDB
5 2 (0.65%) Open Source
5 2 (0.65%) Tandem
5 2 (0.65%) IPTV
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.33%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.33%) PMI
6 1 (0.33%) Online Games
6 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.22%) Windows
2 60 (19.61%) UNIX
3 36 (11.76%) Linux
4 13 (4.25%) Windows 8
5 10 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.94%) Solaris
7 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.98%) CentOS
8 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (54.90%) Release Management
2 107 (34.97%) ITIL
3 64 (20.92%) Service Management
3 64 (20.92%) Change Management
4 56 (18.30%) Project Management
5 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 27 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 26 (8.50%) E-Commerce
8 26 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (7.19%) Business Analysis
10 20 (6.54%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.23%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (3.59%) Validation
14 11 (3.59%) DevOps
15 10 (3.27%) Scrum
16 9 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.34%) Java
2 27 (8.82%) SQL
3 23 (7.52%) Python
4 20 (6.54%) C++
5 11 (3.59%) C#
6 9 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.29%) PHP
8 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.31%) C
9 3 (0.98%) Groovy
9 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.65%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (12.42%) Degree
2 17 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 17 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.23%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.98%) APMP
4 3 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.98%) XenApp
4 1 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (4.25%) SCCM
2 9 (2.94%) Puppet
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.31%) Control-M
4 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.98%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 36 (11.76%) Oracle
2 16 (5.23%) Remedy
3 11 (3.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.59%) Citrix
4 6 (1.96%) VMware
5 5 (1.63%) Huawei
6 4 (1.31%) Serena
7 3 (0.98%) Fiserv
7 3 (0.98%) BT
7 3 (0.98%) HP
7 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.98%) BMC
8 2 (0.65%) NetApp
8 2 (0.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.65%) EMC
8 2 (0.65%) Perforce
8 2 (0.65%) Macrovision
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
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