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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 78 85 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 19 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.49% 1.48% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.71% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,053
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +7.31%
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
1147 1173 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.17% 87.08% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 764 746 777
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (73.47%) Test Scripting
3 33 (67.35%) Manual Testing
3 33 (67.35%) Test Automation
4 8 (16.33%) Banking
4 8 (16.33%) Data Management
4 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (14.29%) Retail
5 7 (14.29%) Workflow
6 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Pega
7 3 (6.12%) Force.com
7 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
7 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Finance
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) .NET
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.04%) HP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
1 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Banking
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Analyst
2 35 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 33 (67.35%) Senior Analyst
3 33 (67.35%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Business Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Business Operations Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 1 (2.04%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.04%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) WCF
1 1 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (73.47%) Test Scripting
3 33 (67.35%) Manual Testing
3 33 (67.35%) Test Automation
4 8 (16.33%) Data Management
4 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (14.29%) Workflow
6 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) BDD
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.04%) MVC
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C#
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
1 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Pega
2 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft