The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 103 94
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Median salary £58,000 £40,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% -27.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £37,500 £52,492
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -21.73%  

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 923 1268 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.85% 96.94% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 514 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
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