The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 140 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.10% +5.55%
Release Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2287 2247 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.44% 93.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1671 1632
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,600 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Release Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (50.00%) BMC
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy AR System
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) BMC
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy