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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 170 186 193
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 14 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.028% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.029% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £45,750 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
3516 3468 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.50% 96.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 2874 3159
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 £52,500 £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
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 46 (97.87%) Release Management
2 34 (72.34%) Change Management
3 30 (63.83%) ITIL
4 22 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.91%) Service Delivery
8 14 (29.79%) Virtual Team
8 14 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
10 12 (25.53%) Service Management
11 10 (21.28%) Process Management
11 10 (21.28%) Finance
11 10 (21.28%) iPad
12 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
13 7 (14.89%) Degree
14 4 (8.51%) CMDB
15 3 (6.38%) Coaching
15 3 (6.38%) Service Design
16 2 (4.26%) Banking
17 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
17 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
17 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
17 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
17 1 (2.13%) Project Management
17 1 (2.13%) Security Management
17 1 (2.13%) PMI
17 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
17 1 (2.13%) Oracle

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 (2.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) ActiveReports
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (29.79%) Virtual Team
3 10 (21.28%) iPad
4 4 (8.51%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) FMCG
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Release Management
2 34 (72.34%) Change Management
3 30 (63.83%) ITIL
4 22 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.91%) Service Delivery
7 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
8 12 (25.53%) Service Management
9 10 (21.28%) Process Management
10 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.38%) Coaching
11 3 (6.38%) Service Design
12 1 (2.13%) Dashboard Development
12 1 (2.13%) Demand Management
12 1 (2.13%) High Availability
12 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
12 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.13%) Performance Improvement
12 1 (2.13%) Software Asset Management
12 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco
1 1 (2.13%) HP
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle
1 1 (2.13%) SAP