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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 126 128
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 23 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.85% 1.12% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 36
Median salary £58,500 £60,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +44.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £26,250 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88%  

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 2484 2616 2845
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.42% 91.44% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6025 5743 7679
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £61,250 £67,442
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Edinburgh -11 13 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow +6 10 £57,500 +16.75% 3
Release Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) Python
5 11 (26.19%) C#
5 11 (26.19%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) Banking
6 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) SDLC
7 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 9 (21.43%) Windows
7 9 (21.43%) Linux
7 9 (21.43%) Scrum
7 9 (21.43%) Kanban
8 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.05%) Java
8 8 (19.05%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (16.67%) SLA
9 7 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (16.67%) JIRA
9 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (16.67%) Change Management
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 6 (14.29%) Teradata
10 6 (14.29%) Time Management
10 6 (14.29%) Use Case

Release Management
Co-occurring 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 (11.90%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) QlikView
3 4 (9.52%) GIS
4 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) MSDE
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.52%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.76%) MSI
5 2 (4.76%) NSubstitute
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (2.38%) Ant
6 1 (2.38%) Concordion
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) JBehave
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.90%) Release Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Environment And Release Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Packager
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) XML Schema
5 2 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) PMI
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 9 (21.43%) Kanban
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) DevOps
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Conflict Management
6 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 6 (14.29%) Service Management
6 6 (14.29%) Time Management
6 6 (14.29%) Use Case
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) Python
3 8 (19.05%) Java
4 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.52%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) Scala
5 4 (9.52%) VB
5 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.52%) VBA
6 3 (7.14%) Groovy
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) VBScript
7 2 (4.76%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) Korn
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.38%) EMIR
2 1 (2.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Teradata
3 3 (7.14%) F5
3 3 (7.14%) Splunk
4 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.38%) Perforce
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago