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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 147 185 192
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 34 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.028% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
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
3398 3422 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.64% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2792 3130
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £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
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 5 May 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 46 (80.70%) Change Management
3 43 (75.44%) ITIL
4 31 (54.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (35.09%) Waterfall
7 18 (31.58%) Service Delivery
8 17 (29.82%) Finance
8 17 (29.82%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (29.82%) Service Management
9 12 (21.05%) Process Management
10 10 (17.54%) Service Design
11 8 (14.04%) iPad
12 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
13 3 (5.26%) SAP
13 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
13 3 (5.26%) Degree
13 3 (5.26%) CMDB
13 3 (5.26%) ERP
13 3 (5.26%) FMCG
13 3 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
13 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
13 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
13 3 (5.26%) Coaching
14 2 (3.51%) Line Management
14 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
14 2 (3.51%) Project Management
14 2 (3.51%) Banking
15 1 (1.75%) Asset Management

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
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) iPad
3 3 (5.26%) CMDB
3 3 (5.26%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) Release Management
2 46 (80.70%) Change Management
3 43 (75.44%) ITIL
4 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (54.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (35.09%) Waterfall
6 18 (31.58%) Service Delivery
7 17 (29.82%) Service Management
8 12 (21.05%) Process Management
9 10 (17.54%) Service Design
10 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.26%) Coaching
11 3 (5.26%) ERP
11 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
12 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
12 2 (3.51%) Line Management
12 2 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) IBM
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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