The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 112 112 130
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 63 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.68% 1.37% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.70% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 19
Average salary £50,000 £40,995 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.96% +26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £26,195
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,500 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
Release Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Release Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Release Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 27 £53,750 +43.33% 5
Edinburgh +8 25 £51,500 +24.09% 5
Stirling -10 6 £45,000 -
Fife +4 2 £28,250 +22.82%
Dundee -2 2 £32,500 -20.72% 1
West Lothian - 1 £54,000 - 2
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 56 (53.33%) ITIL
2 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (29.52%) Change Management
4 28 (26.67%) Finance
5 27 (25.71%) Oracle
6 25 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 24 (22.86%) Service Delivery
8 23 (21.90%) Degree
9 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (18.10%) Banking
11 18 (17.14%) CRM
11 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
12 17 (16.19%) Project Management
12 17 (16.19%) Service Management
13 16 (15.24%) Subversion
14 15 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (14.29%) .NET
14 15 (14.29%) UNIX
15 14 (13.33%) SQL
15 14 (13.33%) Cognos
15 14 (13.33%) QA
16 13 (12.38%) Dynamics CRM
16 13 (12.38%) IBM
16 13 (12.38%) Java
16 13 (12.38%) XML
17 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
17 12 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (10.48%) Computer Science

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.76%) SAS
3 4 (3.81%) CICS
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.86%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) LDAP
2 2 (1.90%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.48%) DataStage
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (8.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (8.57%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.81%) DB2
7 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.95%) QlikView
8 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.95%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Subversion
2 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (4.76%) Maven
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.81%) JIRA
4 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.86%) Ant
5 3 (2.86%) Gradle
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) JUnit
6 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.90%) Mockito
6 2 (1.90%) Selenium
7 1 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (26.67%) Finance
2 19 (18.10%) Banking
3 10 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 5 (4.76%) Marketing
5 4 (3.81%) Retail
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Analyst
2 17 (16.19%) Support Analyst
2 17 (16.19%) Applications Support
3 15 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Implementation Manager
4 11 (10.48%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.52%) Release Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Services Delivery Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Service Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Consultant
7 6 (5.71%) Head of Architecture
8 5 (4.76%) E-Business Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Business Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Business Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) .NET
2 13 (12.38%) XML
3 11 (10.48%) HTML
4 10 (9.52%) CSS
5 8 (7.62%) jQuery
5 8 (7.62%) HTML5
6 7 (6.67%) Middleware
7 5 (4.76%) JSON
7 5 (4.76%) XSL
7 5 (4.76%) SOAP
7 5 (4.76%) Web Services
7 5 (4.76%) CSS3
8 3 (2.86%) RESTful
9 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.90%) XSLT
9 2 (1.90%) JDBC
9 2 (1.90%) J2EE
9 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.90%) Java SE
9 2 (1.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.76%) Blog
4 4 (3.81%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.81%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.86%) Physics
5 3 (2.86%) Open Source
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Informatics
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.95%) Tandem
7 1 (0.95%) Equities
7 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) AS400
7 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) UNIX
2 11 (10.48%) Linux
3 9 (8.57%) AIX
4 7 (6.67%) Windows
5 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.33%) ITIL
2 31 (29.52%) Change Management
3 24 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (17.14%) CRM
6 17 (16.19%) Project Management
6 17 (16.19%) Service Management
7 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.52%) ERP
10 9 (8.57%) Web Development
10 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.57%) Change Data Capture
11 8 (7.62%) Workflow
11 8 (7.62%) Incident Management
12 7 (6.67%) Supplier Management
12 7 (6.67%) Dependency Management
13 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
13 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (12.38%) Java
3 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.67%) Perl
5 5 (4.76%) C
5 5 (4.76%) C++
5 5 (4.76%) COBOL
5 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.76%) Python
6 4 (3.81%) C#
6 4 (3.81%) JCL
6 4 (3.81%) Assembly Language
6 4 (3.81%) REXX
6 4 (3.81%) Ruby
7 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.95%) VBA
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) Degree
2 15 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.76%) MBA
3 5 (4.76%) OCP
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.90%) ISEB
4 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) MOS
5 1 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.33%) QA
2 9 (8.57%) SLA
3 5 (4.76%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) XenApp
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.95%) Puppet
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.71%) Oracle
3 14 (13.33%) Cognos
4 13 (12.38%) IBM
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
6 3 (2.86%) thinkFolio
6 3 (2.86%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.90%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) JBoss
7 2 (1.90%) Perforce
7 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.95%) Informatica
8 1 (0.95%) Sybase
8 1 (0.95%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: Excellent package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Very Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago