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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 183 166 149
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.081% 0.16% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.17% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
3582 3014 2591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.23% 96.20% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2398 2191
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner