The median annual salary for a Release Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 204 - 179
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.026% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £30,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3763 3237 3587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.71% 97.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3142 2693 2933
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Release Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Release Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Release Analyst in Manchester

Release Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Release Analyst in Manchester

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Release Analyst 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 Manchester region featuring Release Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) SAP ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft