The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Release Manager
South 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
547 640 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.66% 93.98% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 485 544 576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Release Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft