The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 151 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 23 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.051% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.053% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.23% +5.00%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 February 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 42 (97.67%) Release Management
2 40 (93.02%) Change Management
3 38 (88.37%) ITIL
4 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (53.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (51.16%) Waterfall
7 19 (44.19%) Service Management
8 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (25.58%) Process Management
10 10 (23.26%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
11 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
11 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.98%) Line Management
13 2 (4.65%) FMCG
13 2 (4.65%) Performance Improvement
13 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
13 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
13 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
13 2 (4.65%) Project Management
13 2 (4.65%) SAP
13 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
13 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
13 2 (4.65%) ERP
14 1 (2.33%) SLA
14 1 (2.33%) IBM
14 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
14 1 (2.33%) Windows
14 1 (2.33%) C#
14 1 (2.33%) Oracle

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Release Management
2 40 (93.02%) Change Management
3 38 (88.37%) ITIL
4 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (53.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (51.16%) Waterfall
7 19 (44.19%) Service Management
8 11 (25.58%) Process Management
9 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
9 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.98%) Line Management
11 2 (4.65%) ERP
11 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (4.65%) Performance Improvement
11 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
12 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
12 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.65%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Twitter
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