Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 125 106
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 19 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.70% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.75% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 37
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% +71.43% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £40,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £68,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -39.13% +35.29% +2.41%

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 2,478 2,133 2,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.09% 93.18% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 1,350 1,443
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) PMP
5 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Subversion
6 2 (10.53%) Capita
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
6 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

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 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Scrum Master
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Coach
2 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Content Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Process Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Web Content Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Web Manager
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Defect Manager
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) HR Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Process Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Kanban
3 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Content Development
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Capita
3 1 (5.26%) Workday