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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 105 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
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 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
1268 1034 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 94.52% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 747 675 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Release Management
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) XenApp
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) ERP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Mule
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Release Management
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) ERP
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) HP