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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 109 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 66 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.40% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.72% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 21
Average salary £48,750 £40,995 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £44,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
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
2973 2507 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.17% 81.66% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1625 1647
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +9 32 £57,500 +36.90% 3
Edinburgh +2 26 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Stirling -19 6 £45,000 -
Dundee +5 1 £32,500 -20.72%
Fife +3 1 £27,500 +19.56%
Release Management
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Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 60 (54.55%) ITIL
2 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.00%) Change Management
4 32 (29.09%) Finance
4 32 (29.09%) MS Excel
5 25 (22.73%) Degree
6 23 (20.91%) Service Delivery
6 23 (20.91%) CRM
6 23 (20.91%) .NET
7 22 (20.00%) Oracle
8 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
9 20 (18.18%) QA
9 20 (18.18%) SQL
10 18 (16.36%) Cognos
10 18 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
11 17 (15.45%) Banking
11 17 (15.45%) Service Management
12 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (12.73%) XML
13 13 (11.82%) UNIX
13 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
13 13 (11.82%) Project Management
13 13 (11.82%) jQuery
13 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
14 12 (10.91%) Perl
14 12 (10.91%) IBM
15 11 (10.00%) HTML
15 11 (10.00%) Java

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.18%) SAS
3 8 (7.27%) CICS
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.91%) MTS
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (3.64%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) ATM
2 3 (2.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) DB2
1 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.45%) DataStage
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.91%) MSDE
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Subversion
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (4.55%) Maven
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.64%) JIRA
4 3 (2.73%) Ant
4 3 (2.73%) Gradle
5 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Mockito
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 8 (7.27%) Retail
5 5 (4.55%) General Ledger
5 5 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Analyst
2 24 (21.82%) Applications Support
3 23 (20.91%) Support Analyst
4 21 (19.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) Release Manager
5 10 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (6.36%) Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Test Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Services Delivery Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Service Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Head of Architecture
8 6 (5.45%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) E-Business Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Business Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) .NET
2 14 (12.73%) XML
3 13 (11.82%) jQuery
4 11 (10.00%) HTML
5 8 (7.27%) Middleware
6 7 (6.36%) CSS
7 5 (4.55%) XSL
7 5 (4.55%) HTML5
7 5 (4.55%) CSS3
8 4 (3.64%) Ajax
9 3 (2.73%) XSLT
10 2 (1.82%) REST
10 2 (1.82%) Dojo
10 2 (1.82%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.82%) WCF
10 2 (1.82%) LINQ
10 2 (1.82%) Spring Security
10 2 (1.82%) WinForms
10 2 (1.82%) Spring
10 2 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.27%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (7.27%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.55%) Blog
7 4 (3.64%) Chip Card
8 3 (2.73%) Physics
9 2 (1.82%) Equities
9 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.91%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) UNIX
2 11 (10.00%) Linux
3 9 (8.18%) Windows
4 4 (3.64%) AIX
5 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (54.55%) ITIL
2 33 (30.00%) Change Management
3 23 (20.91%) Service Delivery
3 23 (20.91%) CRM
4 17 (15.45%) Service Management
5 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.82%) Project Management
7 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
8 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.09%) ERP
9 10 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.18%) Regression Testing
10 9 (8.18%) Web Development
10 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.27%) Workflow
11 8 (7.27%) Coaching
12 7 (6.36%) People Management
12 7 (6.36%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.91%) Perl
4 11 (10.00%) Java
5 9 (8.18%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.27%) COBOL
6 8 (7.27%) Assembly Language
6 8 (7.27%) REXX
6 8 (7.27%) JCL
7 7 (6.36%) Python
7 7 (6.36%) C#
8 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.55%) C++
8 5 (4.55%) Ruby
9 4 (3.64%) C
9 4 (3.64%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Degree
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.55%) ISEB
3 5 (4.55%) MBA
3 5 (4.55%) OCP
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.91%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.18%) QA
2 9 (8.18%) SLA
3 5 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) XenApp
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) Control-M
3 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.00%) Oracle
3 18 (16.36%) Cognos
4 12 (10.91%) IBM
5 6 (5.45%) Citrix
6 5 (4.55%) Sybase
7 4 (3.64%) thinkFolio
7 4 (3.64%) Fidessa
8 3 (2.73%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.82%) JBoss
9 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 2 (1.82%) Perforce
9 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.91%) HP
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