The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 89 84 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 24 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.90% 1.83% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.01% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £55,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.92% +21.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1156 1147 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.38% 91.18% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 681 769 820
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Release Management
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Glasgow

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Test Automation
3 22 (37.93%) Test Scripting
3 22 (37.93%) Manual Testing
4 20 (34.48%) SQL
5 19 (32.76%) Java
6 18 (31.03%) Degree
7 17 (29.31%) Spring
7 17 (29.31%) Maven
7 17 (29.31%) Subversion
7 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
8 14 (24.14%) Finance
9 13 (22.41%) Banking
9 13 (22.41%) Project Management
10 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.69%) HTML
10 12 (20.69%) J2EE
10 12 (20.69%) Ext JS
10 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
11 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
11 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (18.97%) Python
12 10 (17.24%) SOAP
12 10 (17.24%) ITIL
12 10 (17.24%) Hibernate
12 10 (17.24%) Selenium
12 10 (17.24%) GemFire
13 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
13 9 (15.52%) XML

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (17.24%) GemFire
2 6 (10.34%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) MQSeries
2 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (5.17%) CMS
4 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.90%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.90%) QlikView
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) GIS
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
1 17 (29.31%) Maven
1 17 (29.31%) Subversion
2 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
3 10 (17.24%) Selenium
4 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.34%) Ant
5 6 (10.34%) JUnit
6 5 (8.62%) FitNesse
6 5 (8.62%) HP UFT
6 5 (8.62%) Hudson
6 5 (8.62%) JIRA
6 5 (8.62%) PVCS
7 4 (6.90%) Artifactory
7 4 (6.90%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.90%) TestNG
8 3 (5.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Banking
3 9 (15.52%) Financial Institution
4 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.62%) Back Office
5 5 (8.62%) Private Banking
5 5 (8.62%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Senior Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Senior Test Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Change Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Change Control Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Deployment Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) Spring
2 12 (20.69%) Ext JS
2 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 12 (20.69%) J2EE
3 10 (17.24%) Hibernate
3 10 (17.24%) SOAP
4 9 (15.52%) XML
5 7 (12.07%) Web Services
6 6 (10.34%) CSS
6 6 (10.34%) Drools
6 6 (10.34%) Ehcache
6 6 (10.34%) JMS
6 6 (10.34%) JSON
6 6 (10.34%) JSP
6 6 (10.34%) REST
6 6 (10.34%) RESTful
7 4 (6.90%) .NET
7 4 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (6.90%) FIXML
8 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Derivative
3 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.62%) Equities
3 5 (8.62%) User Experience
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Statistics
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Test Automation
3 22 (37.93%) Manual Testing
3 22 (37.93%) Test Scripting
4 13 (22.41%) Project Management
5 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL
7 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
8 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
9 7 (12.07%) Validation
10 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (10.34%) Open Source
10 6 (10.34%) Process Management
10 6 (10.34%) SOA
10 6 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (10.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) Python
5 6 (10.34%) Jython
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.90%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.17%) VB
7 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) Sun Certification
3 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) COBIT
2 3 (5.17%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
1 5 (8.62%) Sun
1 5 (8.62%) Sybase
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft