The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 84 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 17 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 1.07% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.23% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £53,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.96% +3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £44,950 £45,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%
Release Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1241 1380 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.33% 86.63% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 769 898 594
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Release Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Edinburgh region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management.

1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Veritas
4 9 (30.00%) NetBackup
4 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 8 (26.67%) QA
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 6 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) BMC
7 6 (20.00%) Control-M
7 6 (20.00%) AIX
7 6 (20.00%) Solaris
7 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (20.00%) HP SIM
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Banking
8 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) Management Information System

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) thinkFolio
1 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Release Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) WinForms
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) Velocity
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (3.33%) LINQ
2 1 (3.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) AIX
3 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) SDLC
3 6 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (20.00%) Control-M
2 6 (20.00%) HP SIM
3 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Veritas
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) BMC
3 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
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