The first table below looks at the demand for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Manager
Rank 149 155 157
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.19% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.20% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.10%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Stirling - 5 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £48,500 - 1
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Release Management
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Service Management
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (19.23%) ERP
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) XenApp
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) UNIX
8 4 (15.38%) QA
9 3 (11.54%) Selenium
9 3 (11.54%) Fiddler
9 3 (11.54%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (11.54%) JIRA

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DataStage
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) Fiddler
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) Bugzilla
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) FogBugz
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Spring
1 1 (3.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Release Management
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Validation
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Web Testing
8 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Ruby
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) HP
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