The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Project 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 Project Manager
Rank 953 974 982
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Project Manager 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £102,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -36.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +85.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Release Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Release Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Project Manager within the UK.

Release Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Release Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Release Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Release Project Manager
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
England +4 3 £45,000 -30.76%
London - 2 £55,000 -
City of London - 2 £55,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Release Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Release Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Release Management
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) SDLC
4 7 (46.67%) Logistics
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) Retail
6 5 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 5 (33.33%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (20.00%) Product Management
8 2 (13.33%) Summit
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) SaaS
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) People Management
8 2 (13.33%) Line Management

Release Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Release Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Release Management
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) SDLC
3 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (46.67%) Logistics
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Product Management
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Line Management
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle