The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £56,750 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Manager
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 108 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.25% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.16% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £56,750 £40,000 £48,730
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.87% -17.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Release Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Release Manager in Glasgow

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle