The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Manager
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 37 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.55% 1.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -18.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 246 300 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.35% 92.88% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 164 207 252
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Luton

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Luton

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Document Composition
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Document Composition
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
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