The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 255 209 273
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 10 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.50% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.52% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 3
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +4.05%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £40,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.94%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6056 5787 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.83% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4779 6116
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Release Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Cheshire - 5 £50,000 - 4
Manchester -41 4 £60,000 +55.84% 1
Merseyside -16 1 £41,500 -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 North West region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (50.00%) Release Management
1 10 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) PRINCE
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) MS Project
7 3 (15.00%) SAP
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.00%) JIRA
7 3 (15.00%) Planview
7 3 (15.00%) SAP ERP
7 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (15.00%) FMCG
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Release Management
1 10 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) PRINCE
4 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Planview
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.00%) IFS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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