The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 150 146 169
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Median salary £38,250 £55,250 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £49,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £54,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
Release Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Release Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Release Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 5 £37,500 -35.06%
Edinburgh -6 2 £39,000 +11.42%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) SDLC
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 5 (31.25%) Coaching
2 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Puppet
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) CMMI
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) COBIT
4 3 (18.75%) ISO 9000
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SDLC
2 5 (31.25%) Coaching
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (18.75%) CMMI
4 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) CA
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle