The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 196 205
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.029% 0.15% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.16% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £46,500 £32,500 £36,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.07% -10.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3416 3808 4505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.09% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3229 3609
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in West Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in West Yorkshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds 0 1 £46,500 +20.00%
Release Manager
Yorkshire

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Release Management
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 11 (73.33%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) Service Management
4 10 (66.67%) Change Management
5 9 (60.00%) ITSM
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (53.33%) DevOps
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) High Availability
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
10 1 (6.67%) Change Control
10 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
10 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
10 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
10 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
10 1 (6.67%) Subversion
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) Windows
10 1 (6.67%) Linux
10 1 (6.67%) SQL

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Release Management
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) Change Management
3 10 (66.67%) Service Management
4 9 (60.00%) ITSM
5 8 (53.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) High Availability
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.67%) Change Control
9 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle