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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 412 432 439
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 42 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.091% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.096% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 6
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +16.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
20932 20929 21912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.12% 94.85% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16738 17047 18976
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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
Berkshire +10 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire -11 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey -6 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Middlesex - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Kent +1 1 £57,500 -25.80%
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 29 (46.77%) Release Management
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL
3 17 (27.42%) Configuration Management
4 16 (25.81%) Change Management
5 15 (24.19%) Service Management
6 14 (22.58%) Project Management
7 12 (19.35%) Java
8 10 (16.13%) Maven
8 10 (16.13%) QA
9 9 (14.52%) Finance
10 8 (12.90%) Retail
10 8 (12.90%) Oracle
10 8 (12.90%) Degree
11 7 (11.29%) Linux
12 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
12 6 (9.68%) Dependency Management
13 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
13 5 (8.06%) Puppet
13 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
13 5 (8.06%) VMware
13 5 (8.06%) DevOps
13 5 (8.06%) Windows
13 5 (8.06%) Ant
13 5 (8.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (8.06%) Subversion
13 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (8.06%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Maven
2 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
3 5 (8.06%) Ant
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.61%) Spring
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.23%) Tandem
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) CentOS
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Release Management
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL
3 17 (27.42%) Configuration Management
4 16 (25.81%) Change Management
5 15 (24.19%) Service Management
6 14 (22.58%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) Dependency Management
8 5 (8.06%) DevOps
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) Workflow
9 4 (6.45%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Change Control
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
10 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (8.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) BT
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) BMC
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Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
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