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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 115 133 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 43 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 1.12% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.38% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 14
Average salary £48,115 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,860 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
2681 3200 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.49% 81.18% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2099 1394
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +20 22 £55,500 +22.65% 1
Edinburgh +3 7 £28,750 -34.65% 4
Stirling -8 7 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 4 £40,000 - 2
Dundee - 1 - -
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
3 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.68%) Windows
5 18 (24.32%) QA
6 17 (22.97%) Project Management
7 16 (21.62%) Linux
7 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
7 16 (21.62%) Banking
8 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.22%) HTML
9 11 (14.86%) Java
9 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
10 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
10 10 (13.51%) Validation
10 10 (13.51%) Web Development
11 9 (12.16%) Degree
11 9 (12.16%) Supplier Management
11 9 (12.16%) Data Management
11 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
11 9 (12.16%) Change Management
11 9 (12.16%) OO
11 9 (12.16%) Software Delivery
12 8 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (10.81%) DevOps
12 8 (10.81%) Veritas
12 8 (10.81%) Web Services
12 8 (10.81%) VMware
12 8 (10.81%) NetBackup
12 8 (10.81%) Shell Script

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (6.76%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (5.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.35%) Moodle
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.35%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.11%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.70%) MSDE
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) MySQL
7 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Ant
1 6 (8.11%) Maven
2 4 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Gradle
3 2 (2.70%) MorphX
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Games
6 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Release Manager
4 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) DBA
5 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.05%) Software Release Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) Web Services
2 8 (10.81%) Spring
3 7 (9.46%) XML
4 6 (8.11%) .NET
4 6 (8.11%) CGI
4 6 (8.11%) Middleware
5 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.41%) J2EE
5 4 (5.41%) JMS
5 4 (5.41%) Java EE
5 4 (5.41%) Ext JS
5 4 (5.41%) HTML5
5 4 (5.41%) Spring Integration
6 3 (4.05%) jQuery
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ
6 3 (4.05%) Velocity
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) Reference Data
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Replication
3 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 6 (8.11%) Equities
4 4 (5.41%) Derivative
4 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.41%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.41%) Wiki
4 4 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (2.70%) PMI
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.70%) Physics
6 1 (1.35%) VLE
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) AIX
3 7 (9.46%) Solaris
4 6 (8.11%) Windows NT
4 6 (8.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) Project Management
3 10 (13.51%) Validation
3 10 (13.51%) Web Development
4 9 (12.16%) Supplier Management
4 9 (12.16%) Data Management
4 9 (12.16%) Change Management
4 9 (12.16%) OO
4 9 (12.16%) Software Delivery
5 8 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (10.81%) DevOps
5 8 (10.81%) Asset Management
5 8 (10.81%) Resource Management
6 7 (9.46%) Content Management
6 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) Java
4 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.11%) VBScript
7 4 (5.41%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) Python
8 3 (4.05%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) C
9 2 (2.70%) X++
9 2 (2.70%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) Ruby
10 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.32%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) VMware ESX
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) NetBackup
2 7 (9.46%) HP SIM
2 7 (9.46%) Control-M
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Veritas
2 8 (10.81%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) SolarWinds
3 7 (9.46%) HP
3 7 (9.46%) BMC
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) Sybase
5 4 (5.41%) GoldenSource
5 4 (5.41%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.35%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.35%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Cash bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Lothian
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago