The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £51,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 - £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 - £45,655
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1780 1801 1893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.11% 96.67% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1577 1591
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Release Manager in the job title.

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 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Release Management
2 13 (81.25%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (18.75%) CMDB
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization

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:

Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Release Management
2 13 (81.25%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago