The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 125 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 16 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.70% 1.33% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.47% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 23
Median salary £52,938 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.55% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,813 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.70%  

Release Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Release Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Release Management in Scotland

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Scotland

Release Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 10 £58,500 +23.15% 2
Edinburgh -6 4 £55,500 +42.30% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,375 - 1
Release Management
UK

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
3 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 14 (32.56%) C#
3 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
4 13 (30.23%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) .NET
5 11 (25.58%) Oracle
5 11 (25.58%) Customer Engagement
6 10 (23.26%) TDD
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
8 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
8 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (16.28%) User Experience
9 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy
9 7 (16.28%) Change Management
9 7 (16.28%) HTML
9 7 (16.28%) Java
9 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.95%) Python
10 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
10 6 (13.95%) Linux
10 6 (13.95%) SDLC
10 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (11.63%) Relational Database

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.98%) GIS
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.98%) TKPROF
5 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.65%) MSDE
5 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Maven
3 3 (6.98%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (6.98%) Toad
4 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) MSI
4 2 (4.65%) NSubstitute
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Gradle
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Release Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (4.65%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Development DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
4 5 (11.63%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (11.63%) NHibernate
4 5 (11.63%) Spring.NET
4 5 (11.63%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.65%) Middleware
5 2 (4.65%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) SOAP
5 2 (4.65%) WCF
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
5 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) Customer Engagement
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) MVC
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy
8 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source
9 5 (11.63%) Use Case
9 5 (11.63%) UX Design
10 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.30%) CRM
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (9.30%) Service Management
11 3 (6.98%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) Scala
6 3 (6.98%) Groovy
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) VB
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.98%) VBA
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
7 2 (4.65%) XPath
8 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
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