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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 152 152 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Median salary £47,500 £48,730 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.52% +1.51%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
2782 3016 3596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.26% 95.44% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1937 2362
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 July 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 -8 5 £47,500 -2.52%
Release Manager
UK

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification