The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 26 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.40% 3.55% 2.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 39.64% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 19
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
104 111 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.60% 8.97% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 94
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SaaS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Edinburgh region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS 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 SaaS.

1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (46.43%) HTML
4 25 (44.64%) CSS
5 23 (41.07%) Java
6 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 21 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 18 (32.14%) Linux
8 18 (32.14%) Degree
9 17 (30.36%) Maven
9 17 (30.36%) Social Media
10 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 15 (26.79%) Ant
11 15 (26.79%) Apple iOS
11 15 (26.79%) HTML5
12 14 (25.00%) CSS3
12 14 (25.00%) Finance
12 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
12 14 (25.00%) Android
13 13 (23.21%) Spring
13 13 (23.21%) Subversion
14 11 (19.64%) Retail
15 10 (17.86%) Games
15 10 (17.86%) SQL
16 9 (16.07%) Web Services
16 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
16 9 (16.07%) High Availability
17 8 (14.29%) Python
17 8 (14.29%) Ruby

SaaS
Top Related 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 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 7 (12.50%) HBase
4 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.93%) PowerCenter
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.57%) Big Data
6 2 (3.57%) Impala
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Maven
2 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 15 (26.79%) Ant
4 13 (23.21%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (7.14%) Mocha
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (5.36%) Grunt
6 3 (5.36%) gulp
7 2 (3.57%) GCC
7 2 (3.57%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.79%) Bower
8 1 (1.79%) GoCD
8 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Retail
3 10 (17.86%) Games
4 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.14%) Marketing
6 3 (5.36%) Banking
6 3 (5.36%) Local Government
7 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Data Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Testing Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) HTML
2 25 (44.64%) CSS
3 15 (26.79%) HTML5
4 14 (25.00%) CSS3
4 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (23.21%) Spring
6 9 (16.07%) Web Services
7 7 (12.50%) React
8 6 (10.71%) .NET
9 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.93%) RESTful
9 5 (8.93%) XML
10 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (7.14%) NHibernate
10 4 (7.14%) Node.js
10 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.36%) SOAP
12 2 (3.57%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Social Media
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) iPad
4 3 (5.36%) iPhone
4 3 (5.36%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Apple iOS
3 14 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (8.93%) Unix
5 4 (7.14%) Windows
6 2 (3.57%) CentOS
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.57%) VMS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.07%) High Availability
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (8.93%) ETL
6 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.36%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.36%) Presales
7 3 (5.36%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) Python
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby
5 7 (12.50%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Capistrano
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) Terraform
2 2 (3.57%) yum
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Cloudera
2 5 (8.93%) Informatica
3 3 (5.36%) F5
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (3.57%) Perforce
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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