The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 180 187 176
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.028% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.029% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Release Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Leeds

Release Manager
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle