The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 97 137 158
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +21
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 61 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 0.94% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.60% 16.30% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 14
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
SaaS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
248 184 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.71% 5.77% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 149 117 90
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Scotland

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Scotland

SaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +36 38 £40,750 +16.42% 1
Glasgow +1 15 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £52,500 +36.36%
Aberdeen - 1 £43,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 £18,500 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.00%) C#
4 27 (27.00%) MongoDB
5 26 (26.00%) HTML
6 25 (25.00%) Oracle
6 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (22.00%) Java
9 21 (21.00%) CSS
10 20 (20.00%) .NET
10 20 (20.00%) HTML5
11 19 (19.00%) PaaS
11 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
11 19 (19.00%) Degree
11 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
13 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
14 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 16 (16.00%) CRM
15 15 (15.00%) SOA
15 15 (15.00%) Web Services
15 15 (15.00%) MVC
15 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
16 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
16 14 (14.00%) Python
17 13 (13.00%) MySQL
17 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
17 13 (13.00%) Retail

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (11.00%) CMS
1 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) Apache Qpid
2 10 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.00%) nginx
4 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.00%) MS Project
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (19.00%) PaaS
3 11 (11.00%) Heroku
4 10 (10.00%) GitHub
4 10 (10.00%) Google App Engine
4 10 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (10.00%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Firewall
2 10 (10.00%) AMQP
2 10 (10.00%) HTTP
2 10 (10.00%) Internet
2 10 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) MongoDB
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.00%) MySQL
3 13 (13.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.00%) HBase
6 5 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.00%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.00%) Redis
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.00%) Ant
2 11 (11.00%) Maven
2 11 (11.00%) Subversion
3 10 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.00%) Retail
4 11 (11.00%) Games
5 10 (10.00%) Billing
5 10 (10.00%) Marketing
6 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.00%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.00%) Back Office
8 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) Architect
3 12 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.00%) Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) IT Sales Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) Service Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Applications Architect
8 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
8 5 (5.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) HTML
2 21 (21.00%) CSS
3 20 (20.00%) .NET
3 20 (20.00%) HTML5
4 15 (15.00%) Web Services
5 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (13.00%) CSS3
7 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (11.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (11.00%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (11.00%) Spring
8 10 (10.00%) Java EE
9 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.00%) React
11 6 (6.00%) Middleware
11 6 (6.00%) React Native
12 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (3.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.00%) Social Media
3 10 (10.00%) Blog
3 10 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Android
1 12 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.00%) Linux
3 5 (5.00%) Unix
4 2 (2.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (16.00%) CRM
4 15 (15.00%) MVC
4 15 (15.00%) SOA
5 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.00%) Content Management
6 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 10 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (10.00%) Release Management
7 10 (10.00%) SDLC
7 10 (10.00%) Use Case
7 10 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
8 9 (9.00%) Open Source
9 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.00%) High Availability
11 6 (6.00%) ITIL
12 5 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.00%) C#
3 22 (22.00%) Java
4 14 (14.00%) Python
5 10 (10.00%) C++
6 8 (8.00%) SQL
7 5 (5.00%) C
7 5 (5.00%) Perl
7 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) HNC
2 2 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CCENT
3 1 (1.00%) CCNA
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCP
3 1 (1.00%) MCSA
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PMP
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) NFS
3 1 (1.00%) OpenSSH
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (11.00%) Puppet
3 10 (10.00%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) Google
3 10 (10.00%) Sybase
4 6 (6.00%) SAP
5 5 (5.00%) Cloudera
5 5 (5.00%) Informatica
5 5 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) Cognos
7 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.00%) 3Com
8 1 (1.00%) Draytek
8 1 (1.00%) F5
8 1 (1.00%) HP
8 1 (1.00%) IBM
8 1 (1.00%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.00%) Twitter
8 1 (1.00%) ZyXEL
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