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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Release Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1341 1292 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.17% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1130 1061
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Release Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 10 £37,500 -
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (83.33%) Data Security
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Release Management
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Back Office
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) IIS
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Management
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Data Security
1 10 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Release Management
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware