The median annual salary for a Release Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 25 April 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 East / Kent
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 99 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 751 1089 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.17% 98.29% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 630 948 845
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Kent

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Kent

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Kent region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) iPad
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft