The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
South East / Kent
Rank 81 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.12% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 1103 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.21% 97.61% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 629 953 876
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Release Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -
Release Manager
South East

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) iPad
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft