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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 541 590 493
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 86 70 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 92
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.36% +8.88%
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
41030 45957 40997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.83% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34695 38483 34477
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +47 14 £57,500 - 3
Wimbledon - 5 £66,000 -
West Drayton - 4 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Harrow +6 1 - -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 63 (42.86%) Release Management
2 57 (38.78%) Finance
3 51 (34.69%) Configuration Management
3 51 (34.69%) Oracle
3 51 (34.69%) ITIL
4 46 (31.29%) Windows
5 44 (29.93%) Linux
6 35 (23.81%) Project Management
7 30 (20.41%) SQL
7 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 29 (19.73%) SDLC
9 26 (17.69%) SQL Server
9 26 (17.69%) UNIX
10 25 (17.01%) Subversion
11 23 (15.65%) Banking
11 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database
11 23 (15.65%) Java
11 23 (15.65%) Financial Institution
12 22 (14.97%) Red Hat
12 22 (14.97%) PRINCE2
13 21 (14.29%) Citrix
13 21 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 21 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (14.29%) QA
13 21 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (13.61%) Degree
15 19 (12.93%) JIRA
15 19 (12.93%) ITIL V3
15 19 (12.93%) Ant

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 18 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.48%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.76%) IIS
4 6 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.08%) Apache
5 4 (2.72%) JBoss
6 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.68%) Documentum
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.80%) MS Office
3 5 (3.40%) MS Project
3 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.36%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.36%) FastStats
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) DHCP
1 15 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (10.20%) NetScaler
1 15 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (4.76%) Internet
3 3 (2.04%) ATM
3 3 (2.04%) LAN
4 2 (1.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database
3 15 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 15 (10.20%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.12%) QlikView
5 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.04%) DB2
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (17.01%) Subversion
2 21 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.93%) JIRA
3 19 (12.93%) Ant
4 17 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (9.52%) Maven
6 11 (7.48%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.40%) Gradle
7 5 (3.40%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.40%) Selenium
8 4 (2.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.72%) Hudson
8 4 (2.72%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.72%) FishEye
9 3 (2.04%) InstallShield
9 3 (2.04%) CruiseControl
9 3 (2.04%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.36%) MSBuild
General
1 57 (38.78%) Finance
2 23 (15.65%) Financial Institution
2 23 (15.65%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.40%) Retail
5 4 (2.72%) Publishing
5 4 (2.72%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) XML
2 3 (2.04%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.68%) Velocity
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) CLARiiON
1 15 (10.20%) Private Cloud
2 6 (4.08%) Tandem
3 5 (3.40%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.72%) Wiki
5 3 (2.04%) Kindle
5 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.04%) EFT
6 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.36%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.29%) Windows
2 44 (29.93%) Linux
3 26 (17.69%) UNIX
4 21 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.40%) Solaris
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.86%) Release Management
2 51 (34.69%) ITIL
2 51 (34.69%) Configuration Management
3 35 (23.81%) Project Management
4 29 (19.73%) SDLC
5 22 (14.97%) PRINCE2
6 21 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (12.93%) ITIL V3
8 17 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.20%) Product Management
10 14 (9.52%) Change Management
11 12 (8.16%) Wealth Management
12 11 (7.48%) Service Management
12 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 11 (7.48%) Asset Management
13 10 (6.80%) Automated Testing
13 10 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.44%) ETL
14 8 (5.44%) Open Source
15 7 (4.76%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.41%) SQL
2 23 (15.65%) Java
3 17 (11.56%) Shell Script
4 12 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.44%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.76%) C
7 6 (4.08%) Python
8 3 (2.04%) Perl
8 3 (2.04%) C#
8 3 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.68%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) ABAP
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) PMP
2 12 (8.16%) PMI Certification
3 8 (5.44%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.04%) CCNA
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (12.24%) XenApp
2 15 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 15 (10.20%) vSphere
2 15 (10.20%) UAG
3 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (3.40%) Puppet
3 3 (2.04%) Nessus
3 3 (2.04%) SCCM
4 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 51 (34.69%) Oracle
2 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.97%) Red Hat
4 21 (14.29%) Citrix
5 18 (12.24%) VMware
6 16 (10.88%) EMC
7 15 (10.20%) Cisco
7 15 (10.20%) Infoblox
8 7 (4.76%) Serena
8 7 (4.76%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.72%) Siebel
9 4 (2.72%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.04%) NetApp
10 3 (2.04%) Macrovision
11 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.36%) Avaya
11 2 (1.36%) Genesys
11 2 (1.36%) Informatica
11 2 (1.36%) Sybase
11 2 (1.36%) LANDesk
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