The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 96 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 1.04% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.35% 41.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
68 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.44% 2.50% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) IIS
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) LINQ
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) EAI
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) CommVault
1 1 (7.14%) NetApp
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) Iron Speed