The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 138 130 154
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.050% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.053% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2262 1889 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.64% 95.26% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1556 2420
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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
Watford -10 1 £55,000 -
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Macrovision
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) Toad
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) InstallShield

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Macrovision