The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank - 107 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.43% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.45% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,250 £50,300
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.99%
Release Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
999 1334 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.93% 96.53% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 710 983 1070
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Essex region.

Release Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Essex region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint