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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 64 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 30 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.54% 0.77% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.25% 15.71% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 8
Median salary £40,000 £18,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,825 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £40,400 £45,000
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
96 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.11% 4.92% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 33
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,500 £72,500
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 1 July 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 19 (39.58%) HTML
4 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 16 (33.33%) Marketing
6 15 (31.25%) HTML5
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (27.08%) Degree
7 13 (27.08%) CSS
8 12 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (25.00%) .NET
8 12 (25.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
10 10 (20.83%) MVC
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.75%) Project Management
11 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
11 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (18.75%) React
12 8 (16.67%) CSS3
12 8 (16.67%) Online Marketing
12 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 8 (16.67%) SQL
12 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.58%) Scrum
13 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
13 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.58%) CRM
13 7 (14.58%) B2B

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 5 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (12.50%) Heroku
4 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.17%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) HBase
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.17%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.50%) Ant
3 6 (12.50%) Maven
3 6 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 16 (33.33%) Marketing
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Games
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) IT Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) IT Sales Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Sales Executive
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 15 (31.25%) HTML5
3 13 (27.08%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
6 9 (18.75%) React
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.67%) CSS3
8 7 (14.58%) SVG
9 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 6 (12.50%) React Native
9 6 (12.50%) Spring
9 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (10.42%) Backbone.js
10 5 (10.42%) Ember.js
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Social Media
2 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Android
1 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Online Marketing
5 7 (14.58%) B2B
5 7 (14.58%) CRM
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (10.42%) Content Management
7 5 (10.42%) Global Marketing
7 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team Management
8 4 (8.33%) API Integration
9 3 (6.25%) High Availability
9 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.25%) Open Source
9 3 (6.25%) Time Management
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (8.33%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
1 1 (2.08%) OpenSSH
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
1 1 (2.08%) XenApp
1 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Cloudera
2 2 (4.17%) Google
2 2 (4.17%) Informatica
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
2 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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