The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 142 173
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.19% 0.088% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.091% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +16.66% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2017 2196 2809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.11% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1831 2237
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford - 4 £55,000 -
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Release Management
2 11 (78.57%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) SDLC
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (14.29%) Snow
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (7.14%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Selenium
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Ant
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing

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

Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Release Management
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
1 2 (14.29%) Snow
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle