The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Manager
East of England > Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 79 94
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.49% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% -4.16%  
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -32.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 838 1097
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.22% 94.48% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 3914 5187
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Release Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 2 £52,500 -8.69%
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Product Management
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) DevOps
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Global Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Document Composition
7 1 (11.11%) Workload Management

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Product Management
4 5 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Document Composition
6 1 (11.11%) Global Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Workload Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft