The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
England / South East
Rank 360 416 447
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 18 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 12
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%

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
14046 18543 20147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.69% 96.70% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11642 15931 16458
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +57 13 £60,000 +57.89%
Surrey +50 4 £47,500 -
Kent +18 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Release Manager
England

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 24 (54.55%) Release Management
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.45%) Finance
6 7 (15.91%) SDLC
6 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.91%) Degree
7 6 (13.64%) JIRA
7 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) People Management
7 6 (13.64%) DevOps
7 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (13.64%) SaaS
7 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
7 6 (13.64%) ServiceNow
8 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
8 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) iPad
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Atlassian
9 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.09%) SLA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.36%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Release Management
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) SDLC
4 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) People Management
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.09%) Validation
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.82%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) Logistics
8 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) VB
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Salt
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) ServiceNow
2 4 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) Snow