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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 76 144 158
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 74 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.70% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.37% 12.31% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 15 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,850 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
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
252 195 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.18% 6.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 176 110 112
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +52 46 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +30 21 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Renfrewshire -3 2 £42,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £43,500 -
Highlands - 1 £18,500 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
2 40 (33.61%) MongoDB
3 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (29.41%) Java
5 34 (28.57%) HTML
5 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 33 (27.73%) C#
7 31 (26.05%) Degree
8 29 (24.37%) CSS
9 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 27 (22.69%) Oracle
11 26 (21.85%) HTML5
12 25 (21.01%) Software Engineering
13 24 (20.17%) Retail
13 24 (20.17%) Git (software)
14 22 (18.49%) Telecoms
14 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
15 21 (17.65%) .NET
15 21 (17.65%) Web Services
15 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (16.81%) Apple iOS
17 19 (15.97%) CSS3
17 19 (15.97%) Social Media
17 19 (15.97%) Android
17 19 (15.97%) Maven
17 19 (15.97%) Linux
17 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
17 19 (15.97%) Games

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 12 (10.08%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (10.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (9.24%) CMS
2 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.20%) Apache
4 3 (2.52%) JBoss
4 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.84%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.45%) PaaS
3 12 (10.08%) GitHub
3 12 (10.08%) Google App Engine
3 12 (10.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (10.08%) Google Compute Engine
3 12 (10.08%) Heroku
4 4 (3.36%) IaaS
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) Firewall
2 13 (10.92%) HTTP
3 12 (10.08%) AMQP
3 12 (10.08%) Internet
3 12 (10.08%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (2.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (2.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.68%) DNS
5 2 (1.68%) LAN
5 2 (1.68%) Skype
5 2 (1.68%) WAAS
5 2 (1.68%) WAN
6 1 (0.84%) LDAP
6 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) MongoDB
2 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.61%) MySQL
3 15 (12.61%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.08%) RDBMS
4 12 (10.08%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.56%) Apache Hive
6 9 (7.56%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.56%) HBase
6 9 (7.56%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (7.56%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.68%) Big Data
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (20.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.97%) Maven
3 18 (15.13%) Ant
3 18 (15.13%) Subversion
4 14 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 13 (10.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (10.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.68%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) Bower
9 1 (0.84%) GCC
9 1 (0.84%) Grunt
9 1 (0.84%) gulp
9 1 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 24 (20.17%) Retail
3 22 (18.49%) Telecoms
4 19 (15.97%) Games
5 12 (10.08%) Billing
6 10 (8.40%) Marketing
7 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.84%) Back Office
9 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (28.57%) Developer
2 21 (17.65%) Architect
3 13 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.08%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.08%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (10.08%) Service Architect
5 11 (9.24%) Consultant
6 10 (8.40%) IT Consultant
6 10 (8.40%) IT Sales Consultant
6 10 (8.40%) Sales Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) Data Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.04%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.36%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) HTML
2 29 (24.37%) CSS
3 26 (21.85%) HTML5
4 21 (17.65%) .NET
4 21 (17.65%) Web Services
5 19 (15.97%) CSS3
5 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
6 18 (15.13%) Spring
7 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 13 (10.92%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (10.08%) Java EE
10 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.88%) Middleware
11 7 (5.88%) React
12 6 (5.04%) Ember.js
12 6 (5.04%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (5.04%) React Native
13 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
2 19 (15.97%) Social Media
3 12 (10.08%) Blog
4 10 (8.40%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) iPhone
6 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.52%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Apple iOS
2 19 (15.97%) Android
2 19 (15.97%) Linux
3 9 (7.56%) Unix
4 4 (3.36%) Windows
5 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) CentOS
7 1 (0.84%) VMS
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.01%) Software Engineering
3 16 (13.45%) MVC
4 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (11.76%) High Availability
5 13 (10.92%) Automated Testing
5 13 (10.92%) CRM
6 12 (10.08%) Capacity Management
6 12 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (10.08%) Release Management
6 12 (10.08%) Use Case
7 11 (9.24%) Content Management
8 10 (8.40%) ETL
8 10 (8.40%) Virtual Team Management
9 9 (7.56%) Open Source
9 9 (7.56%) SOA
10 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.04%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
2 35 (29.41%) Java
3 33 (27.73%) C#
4 18 (15.13%) Python
5 12 (10.08%) C++
6 10 (8.40%) Perl
6 10 (8.40%) SQL
7 9 (7.56%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
8 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.36%) Ruby
9 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.52%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.68%) C
11 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 31 (26.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) HNC
2 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.84%) CCENT
3 1 (0.84%) CCNA
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.84%) MCP
3 1 (0.84%) MCSA
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.84%) PMP
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.08%) Docker
2 3 (2.52%) vSphere
3 2 (1.68%) NFS
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (11.76%) Puppet
2 12 (10.08%) CFEngine
3 2 (1.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.84%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.84%) Terraform
4 1 (0.84%) yum
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.69%) Oracle
3 12 (10.08%) Google
3 12 (10.08%) Sybase
4 9 (7.56%) Cloudera
4 9 (7.56%) Informatica
5 5 (4.20%) Cisco
6 4 (3.36%) VMware
7 3 (2.52%) F5
7 3 (2.52%) SAP
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
8 2 (1.68%) NEC
8 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.84%) 3Com
9 1 (0.84%) Draytek
9 1 (0.84%) Perforce
9 1 (0.84%) Twitter
9 1 (0.84%) ZyXEL
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