Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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

Release Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 188 181
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.027% 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.40% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Bristol median annual salary £75,000 - £52,750
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -10.89% +34.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,638 3,777 3,308
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.75% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,011 3,163 2,895
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,625 £25,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Bristol

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Bristol

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Release Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase