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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 129 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 40 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 1.40% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.66% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 21
Average salary £40,750 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +5 21 £48,730 -4.91% 1
Edinburgh +6 17 £35,000 -33.96% 5
West Lothian 0 6 £40,000 -25.92% 1
Stirling -11 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (44.19%) Finance
2 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 35 (40.70%) SDLC
3 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (29.07%) QA
5 24 (27.91%) Project Management
6 19 (22.09%) Windows
6 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
7 18 (20.93%) Banking
8 17 (19.77%) Web Services
9 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.44%) Project Planning
9 15 (17.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (17.44%) Software Delivery
10 14 (16.28%) Computer Science
10 14 (16.28%) Linux
11 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
12 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
13 11 (12.79%) HTML
13 11 (12.79%) Oracle
14 10 (11.63%) IIS
14 10 (11.63%) Java
14 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
14 10 (11.63%) Validation
14 10 (11.63%) Data Management
14 10 (11.63%) Web Development
14 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
14 10 (11.63%) Performance Testing
14 10 (11.63%) Security Testing

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (11.63%) IIS
2 5 (5.81%) Apache
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (4.65%) Mule
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.16%) Moodle
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.16%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.98%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.16%) MSDE
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Selenium
2 5 (5.81%) Ant
2 5 (5.81%) Maven
3 2 (2.33%) MorphX
4 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) Gradle
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Analyst
2 15 (17.44%) Test Analyst
3 14 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Release Manager
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Tester
6 8 (9.30%) Automation Tester
7 7 (8.14%) Software Manager
7 7 (8.14%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Software Release Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) DBA
8 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.81%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) Web Services
2 11 (12.79%) HTML
3 9 (10.47%) Middleware
4 8 (9.30%) Spring
5 6 (6.98%) XML
5 6 (6.98%) CGI
6 5 (5.81%) .NET
7 4 (4.65%) J2EE
7 4 (4.65%) JMS
7 4 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.65%) Java EE
7 4 (4.65%) Ext JS
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (4.65%) WebCenter
7 4 (4.65%) HTML5
7 4 (4.65%) Spring Integration
8 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.33%) LINQ
9 2 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.14%) Reference Data
5 6 (6.98%) Replication
5 6 (6.98%) Clustering
5 6 (6.98%) Equities
6 4 (4.65%) Derivative
6 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.65%) Wiki
7 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) Physics
8 1 (1.16%) VLE
8 1 (1.16%) PMI
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 14 (16.28%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Windows NT
3 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.98%) AIX
3 6 (6.98%) Solaris
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) SDLC
2 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.91%) Project Management
4 15 (17.44%) Project Planning
4 15 (17.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (17.44%) Software Delivery
5 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Data Management
6 10 (11.63%) Validation
6 10 (11.63%) Performance Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Security Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Web Development
6 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) System Testing
7 9 (10.47%) Resource Management
7 9 (10.47%) OO
8 8 (9.30%) SOA
8 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.14%) Change Management
9 7 (8.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.63%) Java
4 9 (10.47%) Python
5 8 (9.30%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.98%) VBScript
8 3 (3.49%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) C++
9 2 (2.33%) X++
10 1 (1.16%) Ruby
10 1 (1.16%) Perl
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.07%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.98%) Control-M
2 6 (6.98%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.16%) Nagios
4 1 (1.16%) Puppet
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 9 (10.47%) Veritas
3 9 (10.47%) VMware
4 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds
4 6 (6.98%) Sybase
4 6 (6.98%) HP
4 6 (6.98%) BMC
5 4 (4.65%) GoldenSource
5 4 (4.65%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.16%) Splunk
7 1 (1.16%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.16%) SAP
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