The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 227 266 232
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 27 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.014% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.015% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 21
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% -7.26%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.23% +5.00%
Release Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6067 6853 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 98.07% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5080 5675 4937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 Yorkshire - 17 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 10 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 23 (63.89%) Finance
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (63.89%) Waterfall
2 22 (61.11%) Project Management
3 21 (58.33%) Release Management
4 16 (44.44%) ITIL
5 12 (33.33%) Logistics
6 10 (27.78%) Banking
7 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle
7 9 (25.00%) SDLC
8 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) Retail
9 6 (16.67%) Retail Banking
10 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (13.89%) DevOps
10 5 (13.89%) Subversion
10 5 (13.89%) Change Management
10 5 (13.89%) MySQL
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) MS Office
11 4 (11.11%) Java
11 4 (11.11%) .NET
11 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (11.11%) QA
12 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Product Management
12 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (63.89%) Waterfall
2 22 (61.11%) Project Management
3 21 (58.33%) Release Management
4 16 (44.44%) ITIL
5 12 (33.33%) Logistics
6 9 (25.00%) SDLC
6 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Product Management
9 2 (5.56%) Process Management
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.78%) Service Management
10 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft