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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank - 84 84
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.78% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
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
735 1026 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.58% 98.75% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 638 860 795
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Logistics
4 9 (50.00%) Release Management
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Retail
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) QA
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) Summit
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) Product Management
9 2 (11.11%) Line Management
9 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.56%) User Experience
10 1 (5.56%) SharePoint

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Summit
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 6 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 15 (83.33%) Project Management
3 11 (61.11%) Logistics
4 9 (50.00%) Release Management
5 6 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft