Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 293 336
Rank change year-on-year +4 +43 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 21 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 16
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £37,400 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9653 10966 12732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 97.91% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8097 9274 10429
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Release Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Release Manager in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Manager in Yorkshire

Release Manager
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +12 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Release Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
1 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Release Management
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Time Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) SLA
9 2 (9.52%) Active Listening
9 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (9.52%) Release Automation
9 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) System Testing

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
1 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Release Management
4 5 (23.81%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Active Listening
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Release Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft