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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 543 525 551
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 83 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 79 64
Average salary £59,250 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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
City of London +2 26 £59,250 -1.25% 2
West Drayton - 3 £65,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £67,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 88 (53.33%) Release Management
2 66 (40.00%) ITIL
3 60 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 57 (34.55%) Finance
5 51 (30.91%) Windows
6 49 (29.70%) Linux
6 49 (29.70%) Oracle
7 38 (23.03%) Banking
8 32 (19.39%) SQL
8 32 (19.39%) Project Management
9 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
10 28 (16.97%) Jenkins
11 27 (16.36%) Subversion
11 27 (16.36%) JIRA
12 24 (14.55%) Maven
12 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (13.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (13.94%) SQL Server
13 23 (13.94%) PRINCE2
13 23 (13.94%) Red Hat
14 22 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (13.33%) Service Management
14 22 (13.33%) UNIX
14 22 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (13.33%) Wealth Management
15 21 (12.73%) Citrix
16 20 (12.12%) Change Management
16 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (12.12%) Oracle Database
16 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.27%) IIS
4 9 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.24%) Apache
5 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.03%) JBoss
7 4 (2.42%) Confluence
8 2 (1.21%) nginx
8 2 (1.21%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Office
2 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.21%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.21%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.82%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.61%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) PaaS
1 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.91%) DHCP
1 18 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
1 18 (10.91%) NetScaler
1 18 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (9.09%) Internet
3 5 (3.03%) Firewall
4 3 (1.82%) ATM
4 3 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.64%) SAP BW
5 5 (3.03%) QlikView
6 3 (1.82%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.82%) DB2
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (16.97%) Jenkins
2 27 (16.36%) Subversion
2 27 (16.36%) JIRA
3 24 (14.55%) Maven
4 19 (11.52%) Ant
4 19 (11.52%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (4.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (4.85%) Gradle
7 7 (4.24%) Artifactory
7 7 (4.24%) Hudson
8 5 (3.03%) FishEye
9 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.82%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.82%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.21%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.21%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.61%) Grunt
General
1 57 (34.55%) Finance
2 38 (23.03%) Banking
3 15 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 13 (7.88%) Retail
5 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.64%) Front Office
7 2 (1.21%) Back Office
7 2 (1.21%) Advertising
7 2 (1.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) SOAP
1 7 (4.24%) Web Services
2 6 (3.64%) HTML
3 5 (3.03%) JSP
3 5 (3.03%) JMS
3 5 (3.03%) JMX
3 5 (3.03%) REST
4 4 (2.42%) .NET
5 3 (1.82%) DOM
6 2 (1.21%) XML
6 2 (1.21%) Drools
6 2 (1.21%) RESTful
7 1 (0.61%) HTML5
7 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.61%) Spring
7 1 (0.61%) Velocity
7 1 (0.61%) jQuery
7 1 (0.61%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) CLARiiON
1 18 (10.91%) Private Cloud
1 18 (10.91%) EMC VNX
2 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Wiki
3 7 (4.24%) Tandem
4 5 (3.03%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) EFT
6 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.21%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.61%) Kindle
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.61%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.91%) Windows
2 49 (29.70%) Linux
3 23 (13.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (13.33%) UNIX
5 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.33%) Release Management
2 66 (40.00%) ITIL
3 60 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 32 (19.39%) Project Management
5 24 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.94%) PRINCE2
7 22 (13.33%) Service Management
7 22 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (13.33%) Wealth Management
8 20 (12.12%) Change Management
9 18 (10.91%) ITIL V3
10 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.88%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (6.67%) Open Source
12 11 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.06%) DevOps
14 9 (5.45%) SDLC
14 9 (5.45%) Project Planning
14 9 (5.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.39%) SQL
2 19 (11.52%) Shell Script
3 18 (10.91%) Java
4 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 13 (7.88%) C
6 11 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.06%) Perl
8 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.03%) C-shell
10 2 (1.21%) Groovy
10 2 (1.21%) Python
10 2 (1.21%) C#
11 1 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (6.67%) Degree
3 6 (3.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (3.03%) PMP
4 5 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) CCNA
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.91%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (10.91%) XenApp
1 18 (10.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 18 (10.91%) vSphere
1 18 (10.91%) UAG
2 4 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
1 18 (10.91%) Puppet
2 10 (6.06%) Nagios
3 8 (4.85%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.03%) Capistrano
4 5 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.61%) Nessus
6 1 (0.61%) SCCM
6 1 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 49 (29.70%) Oracle
2 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.94%) Red Hat
4 21 (12.73%) Citrix
5 19 (11.52%) VMware
6 18 (10.91%) Infoblox
6 18 (10.91%) EMC
6 18 (10.91%) Cisco
7 8 (4.85%) SAP
8 6 (3.64%) HP
8 6 (3.64%) CollabNet
9 4 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.42%) Siebel
10 2 (1.21%) Sun
10 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.21%) Avaya
10 2 (1.21%) Genesys
10 2 (1.21%) Informatica
10 2 (1.21%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.21%) LANDesk
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