The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 219 244 247
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 12 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.018% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.018% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £40,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.94%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4991 5534 6307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.12% 97.04% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 4689 5245
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,675
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Release Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Release Manager
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire -10 12 £47,500 -
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 West region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) .NET
1 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) WiX
4 10 (47.62%) InstallShield
5 9 (42.86%) Subversion
6 8 (38.10%) Change Management
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 3 (14.29%) Release Management
11 2 (9.52%) SaaS
11 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
11 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (9.52%) DevOps
11 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (9.52%) ITIL
11 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
12 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
12 1 (4.76%) JIRA
12 1 (4.76%) QA
12 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
12 1 (4.76%) Maven
12 1 (4.76%) NUnit

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (52.38%) WiX
3 10 (47.62%) InstallShield
4 9 (42.86%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
6 1 (4.76%) Ant
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) JMeter
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) NUnit
6 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Change Management
2 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Database Security
7 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft