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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 56 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 38 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.21% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.62% 12.50% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 5
Median salary £40,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
101 80 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.52% 5.51% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 36
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +52.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 23 July 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
4 19 (38.78%) HTML5
5 18 (36.73%) Finance
6 17 (34.69%) MongoDB
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
8 15 (30.61%) CSS
8 15 (30.61%) Degree
9 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
10 12 (24.49%) CSS3
11 11 (22.45%) Spring
11 11 (22.45%) Maven
11 11 (22.45%) Retail
11 11 (22.45%) Subversion
11 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
11 11 (22.45%) Android
11 11 (22.45%) Social Media
11 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
11 11 (22.45%) Ant
11 11 (22.45%) Java
11 11 (22.45%) Games
11 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
12 10 (20.41%) Marketing
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (18.37%) C#
13 9 (18.37%) .NET
13 9 (18.37%) AngularJS

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 6 (12.24%) CMS
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) MongoDB
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.20%) HBase
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (10.20%) PowerCenter
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Ant
2 11 (22.45%) Maven
2 11 (22.45%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Games
2 11 (22.45%) Retail
2 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (20.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Data Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) IT Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) IT Sales Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Chief Information Officer
7 2 (4.08%) CIO
7 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Financial Services Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 19 (38.78%) HTML5
3 15 (30.61%) CSS
4 12 (24.49%) CSS3
5 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
5 11 (22.45%) Spring
6 9 (18.37%) .NET
6 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.29%) React
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.24%) React Native
9 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.12%) Backbone.js
11 3 (6.12%) Ember.js
11 3 (6.12%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (6.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Social Media
2 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Android
1 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Content Management
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
5 5 (10.20%) CRM
5 5 (10.20%) ETL
5 5 (10.20%) Global Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (8.16%) API Integration
7 3 (6.12%) B2B
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Open Source
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 9 (18.37%) C#
4 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
5 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) NFS
1 1 (2.04%) OpenSSH
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Cloudera
2 5 (10.20%) Informatica
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.04%) F5
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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