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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 403 380 434
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 27 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 4
Average salary £56,250 £56,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,200 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
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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
Hampshire -28 9 £63,250 +15.00% 3
Surrey -4 7 £58,000 -3.33%
Middlesex - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Berkshire -20 2 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Kent - 1 £36,000 -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 27 (45.76%) Release Management
2 17 (28.81%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) Service Management
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
4 14 (23.73%) Project Management
5 13 (22.03%) Maven
6 12 (20.34%) Finance
7 11 (18.64%) Change Management
7 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.95%) Oracle
9 9 (15.25%) QA
9 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
10 8 (13.56%) Retail
10 8 (13.56%) Subversion
10 8 (13.56%) Ant
11 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
11 7 (11.86%) Linux
11 7 (11.86%) SQL
11 7 (11.86%) Degree
11 7 (11.86%) JIRA
11 7 (11.86%) Puppet
12 6 (10.17%) DevOps
12 6 (10.17%) CRM
13 5 (8.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.47%) Middleware
13 5 (8.47%) Dependency Management
13 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
14 4 (6.78%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (3.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.78%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.08%) DB2
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Maven
2 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.56%) Subversion
3 8 (13.56%) Ant
4 7 (11.86%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Middleware
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.69%) Tandem
3 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) CentOS
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Release Management
2 17 (28.81%) Service Management
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
4 14 (23.73%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Change Management
5 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.17%) DevOps
7 6 (10.17%) CRM
8 5 (8.47%) Dependency Management
8 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Workflow
10 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
2 7 (11.86%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) BT
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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