The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 79 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.62% 20.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £31,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
SaaS
Scotland

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
65 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.00% 3.18% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 24
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Social Media
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
6 8 (17.39%) ITSM
6 8 (17.39%) MVC
6 8 (17.39%) jQuery
7 7 (15.22%) Android
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
7 7 (15.22%) Android Development
7 7 (15.22%) iOS Development
7 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (10.87%) Puppet
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (10.87%) Change Control
9 5 (10.87%) Marketing
10 4 (8.70%) Business Development
10 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) InstallShield
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
1 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) QUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Sales Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Sales Executive
2 8 (17.39%) Account Executive
3 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Software Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Software Sales Executive
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Junior
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) jQuery
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.52%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.17%) CSS
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) HTML
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Social Media
2 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) User Experience
4 3 (6.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Android
1 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) ITSM
3 8 (17.39%) MVC
4 7 (15.22%) Android Development
4 7 (15.22%) iOS Development
4 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
7 4 (8.70%) Business Development
7 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.35%) Web Design
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
10 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.17%) VMware
2 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package and OTE
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago