Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 141 126
Rank change year-on-year +37 -15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 45 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.79% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £26,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% -50.47% +52.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,300 £24,400
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £82,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -44.83% +107.14%

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 2,355 2,425 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.94% 92.59% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,427 1,498 1,418
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 38 (84.44%) DevOps
2 35 (77.78%) .NET
3 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
4 31 (68.89%) C#
5 30 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
7 27 (60.00%) Visual Studio
8 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (51.11%) Visual Studio Team System
10 22 (48.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 20 (44.44%) Python
12 19 (42.22%) Unix
12 19 (42.22%) Finance
12 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
13 18 (40.00%) Selenium
13 18 (40.00%) SpecFlow
14 15 (33.33%) Decision-Making
14 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
16 7 (15.56%) Ansible
16 7 (15.56%) Docker
16 7 (15.56%) Kubernetes
16 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
16 7 (15.56%) GitHub
16 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (15.56%) Terraform
16 7 (15.56%) Immutable Server
16 7 (15.56%) Collaborative Working
16 7 (15.56%) Data Science
16 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (8.89%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) GitHub
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 23 (51.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 18 (40.00%) Selenium
4 18 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
5 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
5 7 (15.56%) Subversion
6 3 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Senior Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Software Developer
3 18 (40.00%) Senior DevOps
3 18 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 16 (35.56%) DevOps Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Technical Developer
5 12 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (15.56%) Junior
8 7 (15.56%) Junior DevOps
8 7 (15.56%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (13.33%) Build Engineer
9 6 (13.33%) Senior Build Engineer
10 5 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) Ajax
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Unix
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) DevOps
2 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (48.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 15 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 15 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Data Science
5 7 (15.56%) Immutable Server
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) System Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) Python
3 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Ansible
1 7 (15.56%) Kubernetes
1 7 (15.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle