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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 383 412 412
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 55 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 21
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -18.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,100 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.58% +7.77%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 22 £66,250 +47.22% 1
Middlesex - 10 £52,500 -
Surrey - 9 £58,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £65,000 +52.94% 1
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire -1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (66.67%) Release Management
2 34 (43.59%) ITIL
3 30 (38.46%) Finance
4 20 (25.64%) Java
5 19 (24.36%) Project Management
5 19 (24.36%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (19.23%) Banking
8 13 (16.67%) SAP
9 12 (15.38%) Logistics
9 12 (15.38%) Revenue Management
10 10 (12.82%) Mason
10 10 (12.82%) CRM
10 10 (12.82%) SQL
10 10 (12.82%) Investment Banking
11 8 (10.26%) Change Management
11 8 (10.26%) QA
12 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
12 7 (8.97%) Windows
13 6 (7.69%) Oracle
13 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (7.69%) Scrum
13 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 6 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (6.41%) DevOps
14 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
14 5 (6.41%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (3.85%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (2.56%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) DB2
1 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Ant
2 4 (5.13%) Maven
2 4 (5.13%) Subversion
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Mason
2 4 (5.13%) J2EE
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.56%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Release Management
2 34 (43.59%) ITIL
3 19 (24.36%) Project Management
4 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.38%) Logistics
5 12 (15.38%) Revenue Management
6 10 (12.82%) CRM
7 8 (10.26%) Change Management
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.41%) DevOps
11 4 (5.13%) ERP
11 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.13%) Service Management
11 4 (5.13%) Validation
11 4 (5.13%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) Java
2 10 (12.82%) SQL
3 2 (2.56%) Perl
3 2 (2.56%) C#
3 2 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) APMP
3 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) SAP
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.85%) Remedy
4 3 (3.85%) BMC
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) VMware
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