The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 82 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.11% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Release Manager
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
915 840 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.28% 93.33% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 799 742 660
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
1 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) Transition Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 4 (44.44%) MS Project
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
1 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 4 (44.44%) Transition Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center