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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 96 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 0.64% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.23% 19.15% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
65 47 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.41% 3.37% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 10
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) API Testing
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) VMware