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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 80 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 26 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 0.34% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 0.41% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +57.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,284 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £89,600 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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
1228 1213 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.30% 82.57% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 820 796 634
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (34.62%) QA
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 14 (26.92%) jQuery
6 11 (21.15%) Degree
6 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 11 (21.15%) XML
6 11 (21.15%) ITIL
6 11 (21.15%) Project Management
7 10 (19.23%) C#
7 10 (19.23%) .NET
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) Test Management
7 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
8 9 (17.31%) HTML
8 9 (17.31%) CSS
9 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 8 (15.38%) Change Management
9 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.38%) IBM
9 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.38%) Web Development
9 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 7 (13.46%) Line Management
10 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
10 7 (13.46%) SLA
10 7 (13.46%) MS Excel

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (9.62%) MTS
1 5 (9.62%) SAS
1 5 (9.62%) CICS
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (7.69%) Markit EDM
3 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) ATM
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) DB2
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) General Ledger
2 5 (9.62%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
3 5 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Business Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Business Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) E-Business Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) jQuery
2 11 (21.15%) XML
3 10 (19.23%) .NET
4 9 (17.31%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) HTML
5 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
6 5 (9.62%) CSS3
6 5 (9.62%) XSL
6 5 (9.62%) WCF
6 5 (9.62%) LINQ
7 3 (5.77%) Velocity
7 3 (5.77%) XSLT
7 3 (5.77%) XSD
7 3 (5.77%) JSP
7 3 (5.77%) Web Services
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.77%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Blog
3 5 (9.62%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (9.62%) Chip Card
3 5 (9.62%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.62%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Project Management
3 10 (19.23%) Test Management
4 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Web Development
5 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Change Management
6 7 (13.46%) Service Management
6 7 (13.46%) Line Management
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Workflow
8 5 (9.62%) CRM
8 5 (9.62%) Business Development
8 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.62%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (9.62%) DevOps
8 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.62%) COBOL
5 5 (9.62%) Assembly Language
5 5 (9.62%) REXX
5 5 (9.62%) JCL
5 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) VBScript
6 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) MBA
2 5 (9.62%) OCP
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) CA Endevor
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) Fidessa
4 4 (7.69%) thinkFolio
5 3 (5.77%) Google
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat