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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 735 668 682
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 140 169 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 115 127 157
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
100589 93867 105830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.35% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82193 78735 91049
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +17 92 £55,000 - 9
South East -43 21 £47,500 -2.06% 6
East Midlands -4 11 £43,401 +33.54%
East of England -14 10 £51,250 +46.42% 1
South West -16 4 £46,250 -2.63%
North West -21 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -38 1 £33,000 -26.66%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 208 (63.61%) Release Management
2 134 (40.98%) ITIL
3 91 (27.83%) Windows
4 74 (22.63%) Java
5 71 (21.71%) Project Management
6 70 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (18.96%) Service Management
8 58 (17.74%) Change Management
8 58 (17.74%) SQL
9 56 (17.13%) Configuration Management
10 53 (16.21%) Finance
11 52 (15.90%) UNIX
12 50 (15.29%) Oracle
13 46 (14.07%) Linux
14 43 (13.15%) JIRA
15 39 (11.93%) SQL Server
16 37 (11.31%) Banking
17 36 (11.01%) .NET
18 30 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (9.17%) QA
19 29 (8.87%) Citrix
20 28 (8.56%) Microsoft
20 28 (8.56%) Subversion
21 27 (8.26%) IIS
22 26 (7.95%) ITIL V3
22 26 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
22 26 (7.95%) Telecoms
22 26 (7.95%) Degree
22 26 (7.95%) Business Analysis
23 23 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 27 (8.26%) IIS
2 14 (4.28%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (3.98%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.98%) Documentum
3 13 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.75%) Apache
5 7 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.53%) CMS
8 4 (1.22%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.61%) SAS
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.31%) nginx
11 1 (0.31%) Lync
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.89%) MS Office
3 11 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.75%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.83%) assyst
3 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.92%) Demantra
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.22%) SaaS
2 4 (1.22%) PaaS
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Heroku
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.06%) FTP
2 8 (2.45%) DSL
3 6 (1.83%) Internet
4 4 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) Broadband
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) SSH
5 1 (0.31%) NAS
5 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.31%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.75%) DB2
3 6 (1.83%) MySQL
4 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.92%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (13.15%) JIRA
2 28 (8.56%) Subversion
3 26 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.73%) Maven
5 18 (5.50%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.98%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (3.36%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.75%) Ant
10 6 (1.83%) Hudson
11 4 (1.22%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.92%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.92%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.61%) InstallShield
14 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
14 1 (0.31%) Toad
14 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
General
1 53 (16.21%) Finance
2 37 (11.31%) Banking
3 26 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.03%) Law
5 21 (6.42%) Investment Banking
6 18 (5.50%) Legal
7 13 (3.98%) Front Office
8 10 (3.06%) Retail
9 6 (1.83%) Games
9 6 (1.83%) Marketing
10 2 (0.61%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.01%) .NET
2 23 (7.03%) XML
3 17 (5.20%) Web Services
4 14 (4.28%) Middleware
5 11 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.61%) J2EE
6 2 (0.61%) HTML
6 2 (0.61%) SOAP
6 2 (0.61%) LAMP
6 2 (0.61%) REST
6 2 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.31%) WSDL
7 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.31%) Spring
7 1 (0.31%) JSF
7 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.31%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.31%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.75%) CMDB
4 8 (2.45%) EFT
5 7 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.22%) PMI
7 4 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.22%) Derivative
8 3 (0.92%) FMCG
8 3 (0.92%) Open Source
8 3 (0.92%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.61%) Tandem
9 2 (0.61%) IPTV
10 1 (0.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.31%) iSeries
10 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.31%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.83%) Windows
2 52 (15.90%) UNIX
3 46 (14.07%) Linux
4 23 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.06%) Windows 8
6 9 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.83%) Solaris
8 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (63.61%) Release Management
2 134 (40.98%) ITIL
3 71 (21.71%) Project Management
4 70 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (18.96%) Service Management
6 58 (17.74%) Change Management
7 56 (17.13%) Configuration Management
8 30 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (7.95%) Business Analysis
9 26 (7.95%) ITIL V3
10 22 (6.73%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.42%) ITSM
12 20 (6.12%) Scrum
12 20 (6.12%) PRINCE2
12 20 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.50%) Automated Testing
13 18 (5.50%) Matrix Management
14 16 (4.89%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.63%) Java
2 58 (17.74%) SQL
3 15 (4.59%) C#
4 13 (3.98%) ABAP
5 11 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.06%) VBA
6 10 (3.06%) VB
7 7 (2.14%) Python
8 6 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.53%) Perl
10 3 (0.92%) PHP
10 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.92%) C++
10 3 (0.92%) Groovy
11 2 (0.61%) Scala
11 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (7.95%) Degree
2 22 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) PMP
4 5 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.22%) APMP
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.17%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) COBIT
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.59%) XenApp
2 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.06%) SCCM
2 9 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.75%) Control-M
3 5 (1.53%) BladeLogic
4 4 (1.22%) Puppet
5 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (15.29%) Oracle
2 29 (8.87%) Citrix
3 28 (8.56%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.59%) SAP
4 15 (4.59%) NetApp
5 13 (3.98%) HP
5 13 (3.98%) EMC
6 9 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.75%) Fiserv
7 6 (1.83%) Huawei
8 5 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.22%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.22%) IBM
9 4 (1.22%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.22%) VMware
10 3 (0.92%) Compaq
10 3 (0.92%) Sun
11 2 (0.61%) JBoss
11 2 (0.61%) Remedy
11 2 (0.61%) Macrovision
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