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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
England / South West
Rank 218 251 235
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 14 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.017% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.018% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £48,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 - £41,625
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £51,250
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 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
4880 5635 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.17% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4694 4858
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 22 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
Bristol - 11 £50,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £47,500 -
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) Release Management
2 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (44.44%) SDLC
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) WiX
5 9 (33.33%) InstallShield
6 8 (29.63%) Change Management
6 8 (29.63%) Subversion
7 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (11.11%) CMDB
12 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
12 2 (7.41%) MSBuild
13 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
13 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
13 1 (3.70%) DevOps
13 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
13 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
13 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (3.70%) Changepoint
13 1 (3.70%) JIRA

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 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (37.04%) WiX
3 9 (33.33%) InstallShield
4 8 (29.63%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (3.70%) NUnit
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Release Management
2 12 (44.44%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) Change Management
4 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (3.70%) DevOps
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.70%) ITIL
9 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago