Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Release Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 129 154
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.46% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.48% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £56,865
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.47% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,625 £47,835
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,125 £64,986
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -26.92% +28.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2177 2080 2470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 96.61% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1159 1599
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Release Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 19 November 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 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Ansible
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Document Management
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Perl

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Document Management
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Client Onboarding
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle