The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 564 597 563
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 81 56 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 69
Average salary £55,000 £64,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Release Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in London

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in London

Release Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £43,000 - 1
City of London +37 4 £80,000 +45.45% 4
Hammersmith - 4 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £55,000 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £45,000 -30.76%
Chiswick - 1 £54,000 - 1
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 81 (54.73%) ITIL
2 75 (50.68%) Release Management
3 66 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (40.54%) Finance
5 39 (26.35%) ITIL Certification
6 36 (24.32%) Service Management
7 35 (23.65%) Project Management
8 32 (21.62%) Windows
8 32 (21.62%) SQL
9 30 (20.27%) Configuration Management
9 30 (20.27%) QA
10 26 (17.57%) Oracle
11 24 (16.22%) DevOps
12 22 (14.86%) Java
12 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
13 21 (14.19%) Unix
13 21 (14.19%) Linux
13 21 (14.19%) Change Management
14 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (12.16%) Software Delivery
15 18 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (11.49%) JIRA
16 17 (11.49%) Waterfall
16 17 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (10.81%) Subversion
18 15 (10.14%) Maven
18 15 (10.14%) Oracle Applications
18 15 (10.14%) Service Delivery
18 15 (10.14%) SDLC

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (8.11%) IIS
2 8 (5.41%) Confluence
3 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 2 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
2 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (6.08%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.35%) FastStats
3 2 (1.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (1.35%) IaaS
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.08%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.08%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.35%) QlikView
6 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.35%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) DataStage
7 1 (0.68%) DB2
7 1 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (11.49%) JIRA
3 16 (10.81%) Subversion
4 15 (10.14%) Maven
5 13 (8.78%) Jenkins
6 11 (7.43%) TeamCity
7 8 (5.41%) Ant
7 8 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.05%) Artifactory
8 6 (4.05%) Gradle
8 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.35%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.35%) Grunt
11 2 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 60 (40.54%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Banking
3 9 (6.08%) Retail
4 7 (4.73%) Publishing
5 6 (4.05%) Legal
6 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.70%) Law
7 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.03%) Front Office
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.11%) .NET
2 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.35%) Ext JS
3 2 (1.35%) HTML
3 2 (1.35%) HTML5
3 2 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.73%) Wiki
2 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.38%) Tandem
3 5 (3.38%) User Experience
4 4 (2.70%) CMDB
5 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.03%) Physics
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.68%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.62%) Windows
2 21 (14.19%) Linux
2 21 (14.19%) Unix
3 6 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.03%) Android
4 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.73%) ITIL
2 75 (50.68%) Release Management
3 66 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (24.32%) Service Management
5 35 (23.65%) Project Management
6 30 (20.27%) Configuration Management
7 24 (16.22%) DevOps
8 21 (14.19%) Change Management
9 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (12.16%) Software Delivery
11 17 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (11.49%) Waterfall
12 15 (10.14%) SDLC
12 15 (10.14%) Service Delivery
13 14 (9.46%) Scrum
14 13 (8.78%) ITSM
15 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
15 12 (8.11%) Problem Management
16 11 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.62%) SQL
2 22 (14.86%) Java
3 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.05%) C#
6 5 (3.38%) C
7 4 (2.70%) Perl
8 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.35%) Groovy
9 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.68%) Python
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (26.35%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.73%) Degree
3 5 (3.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.27%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) HIPAA
2 6 (4.05%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) Oracle
2 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.78%) SAP
4 6 (4.05%) Cisco
5 5 (3.38%) CollabNet
5 5 (3.38%) HP
5 5 (3.38%) IBM
6 3 (2.03%) Remedy
6 3 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.35%) Apteco
7 2 (1.35%) Google
7 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.35%) Sencha
7 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.35%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.68%) BMC
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) Rally
8 1 (0.68%) Siebel
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
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Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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