The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 144 181 192
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 34 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 0.030% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.032% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £58,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +19.58%
Release Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3337 3166 3741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.49% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2872 2588 3068
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Release Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £50,500 -
Release Manager
North West

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 56 (98.25%) Release Management
2 45 (78.95%) Change Management
3 40 (70.18%) ITIL
4 29 (50.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (40.35%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (36.84%) Service Delivery
8 16 (28.07%) Service Management
9 15 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (26.32%) Waterfall
10 14 (24.56%) Process Management
11 13 (22.81%) Finance
12 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
13 10 (17.54%) iPad
14 7 (12.28%) Service Design
15 5 (8.77%) Degree
16 3 (5.26%) Coaching
16 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
16 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
16 3 (5.26%) FMCG
16 3 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
16 3 (5.26%) CMDB
16 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
16 3 (5.26%) SAP
16 3 (5.26%) ERP
17 2 (3.51%) Project Management
17 2 (3.51%) Banking
17 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
18 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
18 1 (1.75%) Data Centre

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) ActiveReports
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) iPad
3 3 (5.26%) CMDB
3 3 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) Release Management
2 45 (78.95%) Change Management
3 40 (70.18%) ITIL
4 29 (50.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (36.84%) Service Delivery
7 16 (28.07%) Service Management
8 15 (26.32%) Waterfall
9 14 (24.56%) Process Management
10 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
11 7 (12.28%) Service Design
12 3 (5.26%) Coaching
12 3 (5.26%) ERP
12 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
12 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
12 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
13 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
13 2 (3.51%) Project Management
14 1 (1.75%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco
2 1 (1.75%) HP
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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