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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 57 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 24 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.16% 2.90% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.17% 43.90% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 24
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
119 82 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.71% 6.61% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 113
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 February 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.96%) HTML
3 18 (33.96%) CSS
4 16 (30.19%) Ruby
5 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
5 15 (28.30%) Java
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (24.53%) Linux
7 11 (20.75%) Python
7 11 (20.75%) Social Media
8 10 (18.87%) React
8 10 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (16.98%) Maven
9 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
10 8 (15.09%) Marketing
10 8 (15.09%) .NET
10 8 (15.09%) C#
11 7 (13.21%) MVC
11 7 (13.21%) SQL
11 7 (13.21%) Ant
11 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.21%) Web Services
11 7 (13.21%) Degree
11 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
11 7 (13.21%) HTML5
11 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
12 6 (11.32%) CSS3

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 (5.66%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.66%) HBase
6 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.77%) Big Data
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.77%) Impala
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Maven
2 7 (13.21%) Ant
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (9.43%) Mocha
3 5 (9.43%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.77%) GCC
6 2 (3.77%) Grunt
6 2 (3.77%) gulp
6 2 (3.77%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.89%) GoCD
General
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Local Government
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Applications Developer
4 5 (9.43%) C# Application Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Data Scientist
6 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Scrum Master
7 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) CSS
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) React
2 10 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (15.09%) .NET
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.21%) HTML5
4 7 (13.21%) Web Services
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (11.32%) CSS3
5 6 (11.32%) RESTful
5 6 (11.32%) XML
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.43%) NHibernate
6 5 (9.43%) Spring
7 4 (7.55%) Node.js
7 4 (7.55%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) Kafka
8 3 (5.66%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Social Media
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.77%) VMS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.21%) MVC
4 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Coaching
7 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.66%) Econometric Modelling
7 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Presales
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.77%) API Design
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps
8 2 (3.77%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) Ruby
3 15 (28.30%) Java
4 11 (20.75%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 5 (9.43%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Capistrano
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Terraform
2 2 (3.77%) yum
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
1 2 (3.77%) Perforce
1 2 (3.77%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.89%) Informatica
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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