Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 125 101
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 11 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.47% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.51% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 77
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £46,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.79% +33.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £25,450 £23,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £82,500 £37,700
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £68,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -30.91% +96.43% -30.00%

Release Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Edinburgh

Release Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Edinburgh

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Force.com
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Capita

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Process Management
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Scorecard
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) SOLID
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Capita
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) Workday