The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
South East / Hampshire
Rank 168 190 193
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.034% 0.059% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.060% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -44.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -20.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2870 3312 3720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.86% 97.58% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2952 3143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Hampshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Hampshire

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center