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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 109 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 0.092% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.095% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) CMMI
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) CMMI
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9000