The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 108 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.24% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.25% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £48,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Release Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1438 1203 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.32% 95.10% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 966 774 840
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) FogBugz
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Java

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (60.00%) FogBugz
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef