The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 96 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.55% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £48,730 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.58% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.21%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1163 1292 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.72% 96.71% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 746 810 810
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Glasgow

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Release Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (92.86%) SDLC
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Release Management
3 9 (64.29%) Resource Management
3 9 (64.29%) Project Planning
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) Linux

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) SDLC
2 12 (85.71%) Release Management
3 9 (64.29%) Project Planning
3 9 (64.29%) Resource Management
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby