The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 380 420 382
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 63 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 47
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -20.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,800 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Release Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 31 £58,750 +30.55%
Buckinghamshire -1 14 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Surrey +14 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Middlesex - 5 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (66.34%) Release Management
2 47 (46.53%) ITIL
3 43 (42.57%) Finance
4 30 (29.70%) SDLC
5 25 (24.75%) Degree
6 22 (21.78%) Project Management
7 19 (18.81%) Banking
8 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (15.84%) SAP
9 16 (15.84%) Java
10 14 (13.86%) Change Management
11 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
12 12 (11.88%) Logistics
12 12 (11.88%) QA
12 12 (11.88%) Revenue Management
13 11 (10.89%) Configuration Management
13 11 (10.89%) Windows
14 10 (9.90%) CRM
14 10 (9.90%) Investment Banking
14 10 (9.90%) Mason
15 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (7.92%) IT Governance
15 8 (7.92%) Remedy
15 8 (7.92%) SQL
15 8 (7.92%) Service Management
15 8 (7.92%) Validation
16 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (6.93%) Oracle
16 7 (6.93%) MS Project
16 7 (6.93%) BMC

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Project
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
2 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (6.93%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.98%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.97%) DB2
1 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Ant
2 3 (2.97%) Subversion
2 3 (2.97%) Maven
2 3 (2.97%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (42.57%) Finance
2 19 (18.81%) Banking
3 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.90%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Automotive
6 2 (1.98%) Front Office
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.99%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) Mason
2 3 (2.97%) WCF
2 3 (2.97%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) J2EE
2 3 (2.97%) Web Services
3 2 (1.98%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.98%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Release Management
2 47 (46.53%) ITIL
3 30 (29.70%) SDLC
4 22 (21.78%) Project Management
5 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.86%) Change Management
7 12 (11.88%) Logistics
7 12 (11.88%) Revenue Management
8 11 (10.89%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.90%) CRM
10 8 (7.92%) Service Management
10 8 (7.92%) Validation
10 8 (7.92%) IT Governance
11 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.93%) Problem Management
11 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.94%) DNA
12 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) Java
2 8 (7.92%) SQL
3 3 (2.97%) Perl
3 3 (2.97%) C#
4 2 (1.98%) Ruby
5 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) SAP
2 8 (7.92%) Remedy
3 7 (6.93%) BMC
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle
4 5 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.98%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) VMware
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