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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 548 529 527
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 60 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 85
Average salary £64,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 19 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Hounslow - 3 £45,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £47,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £65,000 -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 67 (45.58%) Release Management
2 56 (38.10%) Windows
3 54 (36.73%) ITIL
4 46 (31.29%) UNIX
5 38 (25.85%) Finance
5 38 (25.85%) QA
6 31 (21.09%) Service Management
7 29 (19.73%) JIRA
8 27 (18.37%) Java
9 26 (17.69%) Configuration Management
9 26 (17.69%) Project Management
9 26 (17.69%) Change Management
9 26 (17.69%) Subversion
10 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (15.65%) Python
12 20 (13.61%) TeamCity
12 20 (13.61%) Linux
12 20 (13.61%) Service Delivery
13 19 (12.93%) Banking
13 19 (12.93%) Oracle
14 17 (11.56%) C++
14 17 (11.56%) XML
14 17 (11.56%) XML Schema
15 16 (10.88%) Remedy
15 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
15 16 (10.88%) SC Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) Degree
16 15 (10.20%) E-Commerce
16 15 (10.20%) Ant

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (5.44%) IIS
2 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.04%) JBoss
4 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Project
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
3 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) FTP
2 2 (1.36%) DNS
2 2 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.36%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.36%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (19.73%) JIRA
2 26 (17.69%) Subversion
3 20 (13.61%) TeamCity
4 15 (10.20%) Ant
5 13 (8.84%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.80%) MSBuild
7 9 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.40%) InstallShield
8 5 (3.40%) Maven
8 5 (3.40%) Selenium
9 4 (2.72%) Hudson
10 3 (2.04%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.04%) MSI
11 2 (1.36%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 38 (25.85%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Banking
3 13 (8.84%) Law
4 6 (4.08%) Legal
5 5 (3.40%) Front Office
5 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.36%) Marketing
8 2 (1.36%) Online Betting
8 2 (1.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.56%) XML
1 17 (11.56%) XML Schema
2 4 (2.72%) .NET
3 3 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.72%) Derivative
3 3 (2.04%) Kindle
4 2 (1.36%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (1.36%) CMDB
4 2 (1.36%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.36%) IPTV
4 2 (1.36%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.68%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.10%) Windows
2 46 (31.29%) UNIX
3 20 (13.61%) Linux
4 11 (7.48%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.12%) Solaris
6 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.58%) Release Management
2 54 (36.73%) ITIL
3 31 (21.09%) Service Management
4 26 (17.69%) Configuration Management
4 26 (17.69%) Project Management
4 26 (17.69%) Change Management
5 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.61%) Service Delivery
7 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
8 15 (10.20%) E-Commerce
9 14 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.80%) Asset Management
12 8 (5.44%) Performance Analysis
13 7 (4.76%) Transition Management
13 7 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.40%) Automated Testing
14 5 (3.40%) Time Management
14 5 (3.40%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.37%) Java
2 23 (15.65%) Python
3 17 (11.56%) C++
4 12 (8.16%) SQL
5 7 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.72%) C
8 3 (2.04%) PHP
9 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.68%) C#
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) Degree
1 16 (10.88%) SC Cleared
1 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PMP
3 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (25.85%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.36%) XenApp
2 2 (1.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (1.36%) vSphere
2 2 (1.36%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) SCCM
2 4 (2.72%) Control-M
3 3 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.36%) Puppet
4 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (12.93%) Oracle
2 16 (10.88%) Remedy
3 8 (5.44%) Citrix
4 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.72%) Serena
6 3 (2.04%) Fiserv
6 3 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (1.36%) EMC
7 2 (1.36%) BMC
7 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.36%) VMware
7 2 (1.36%) Macrovision
7 2 (1.36%) Cisco
7 2 (1.36%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare.
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago