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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 86 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 15 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.68% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £32,250 £38,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% -25.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,400 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £48,050 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,977 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.52%
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
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 27 February 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (46.94%) Finance
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) QA
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
4 12 (24.49%) Windows
5 10 (20.41%) HP
5 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.37%) jQuery
7 8 (16.33%) VMware
7 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 8 (16.33%) IBM
7 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 8 (16.33%) .NET
7 8 (16.33%) C#
7 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 7 (14.29%) HP SIM
8 7 (14.29%) Test Management
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.29%) Analytics
8 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.29%) AIX
8 7 (14.29%) Solaris
8 7 (14.29%) BMC
8 7 (14.29%) Control-M
8 7 (14.29%) Veritas
8 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Banking

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (10.20%) MTS
1 5 (10.20%) SAS
1 5 (10.20%) CICS
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) ATM
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.20%) DB2
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
1 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.12%) Games
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Release Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) jQuery
2 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.20%) WCF
3 5 (10.20%) LINQ
4 4 (8.16%) Velocity
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) XSD
5 3 (6.12%) JSP
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 3 (6.12%) Ajax
6 1 (2.04%) JSON
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.04%) Django
6 1 (2.04%) XSLT
6 1 (2.04%) WinForms
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (10.20%) Chip Card
2 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) AIX
3 7 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 7 (14.29%) Test Management
2 7 (14.29%) Service Management
2 7 (14.29%) Change Management
2 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (14.29%) Analytics
3 6 (12.24%) DevOps
3 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
4 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Coaching
5 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
5 4 (8.16%) UML
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) COBOL
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) Assembly Language
3 5 (10.20%) REXX
3 5 (10.20%) JCL
4 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) VCP4
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 7 (14.29%) Control-M
1 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.20%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.08%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) HP
2 8 (16.33%) IBM
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 7 (14.29%) BMC
3 7 (14.29%) Veritas
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
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