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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 41 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 1.85% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.23% 25.11% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 34
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
238 219 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.37% 7.38% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 177 145 198
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -13 24 £47,500 - 3
Glasgow +12 13 £41,000 -31.66% 2
Inverclyde - 3 £38,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £70,000 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
2 39 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (35.05%) HTML
3 34 (35.05%) CSS
4 33 (34.02%) .NET
5 32 (32.99%) C#
6 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
7 19 (19.59%) Java
7 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
8 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
10 16 (16.49%) MVC
11 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
11 15 (15.46%) Ruby
12 14 (14.43%) Degree
13 13 (13.40%) Linux
13 13 (13.40%) SQL
13 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (12.37%) Mathematics
14 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
14 12 (12.37%) Windows
14 12 (12.37%) Python
14 12 (12.37%) Big Data
15 11 (11.34%) ETL
15 11 (11.34%) Web Services
15 11 (11.34%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (10.31%) Social Media
16 10 (10.31%) Ruby on Rails
16 10 (10.31%) ITIL

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 3 (3.09%) Apache
1 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (3.09%) IBM Domino
1 3 (3.09%) JBoss
1 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.03%) Liferay
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.34%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) LAN
2 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.12%) WAN
3 3 (3.09%) NAS
3 3 (3.09%) SAN
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.03%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) Skype
5 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.03%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Big Data
3 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.06%) HBase
8 2 (2.06%) Impala
8 2 (2.06%) MySQL
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) Maven
3 6 (6.19%) Ant
3 6 (6.19%) Selenium
4 5 (5.15%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (5.15%) Mocha
5 4 (4.12%) Subversion
6 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.06%) Grunt
7 2 (2.06%) gulp
7 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.06%) JUnit
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.06%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.03%) GCC
8 1 (1.03%) GoCD
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Marketing
3 5 (5.15%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Local Government
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (38.14%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) C# Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.40%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Junior
8 5 (5.15%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.05%) CSS
1 34 (35.05%) HTML
2 33 (34.02%) .NET
3 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (11.34%) Web Services
6 10 (10.31%) React
6 10 (10.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (8.25%) XML
8 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (6.19%) HTML5
9 6 (6.19%) RESTful
10 5 (5.15%) CSS3
10 5 (5.15%) NHibernate
11 4 (4.12%) Middleware
11 4 (4.12%) Node.js
11 4 (4.12%) REST
11 4 (4.12%) SOAP
11 4 (4.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Social Media
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.09%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) Windows
3 8 (8.25%) Android
4 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.03%) CentOS
7 1 (1.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) VMS
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
3 16 (16.49%) MVC
4 12 (12.37%) Mathematics
5 11 (11.34%) ETL
6 10 (10.31%) ITIL
7 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.22%) Scrum
8 7 (7.22%) SOA
9 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (6.19%) SDLC
10 5 (5.15%) ERP
10 5 (5.15%) Project Management
10 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.15%) TDD
11 4 (4.12%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.12%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (4.12%) Presales
11 4 (4.12%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.12%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
2 32 (32.99%) C#
3 19 (19.59%) Java
4 15 (15.46%) Ruby
5 13 (13.40%) SQL
6 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
6 12 (12.37%) Python
7 6 (6.19%) TypeScript
8 5 (5.15%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) Perl
10 1 (1.03%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.06%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) Terminal Server
2 3 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
1 3 (3.09%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) Capistrano
2 2 (2.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) Ansible
3 1 (1.03%) Mesos
3 1 (1.03%) Terraform
3 1 (1.03%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) VMware
3 3 (3.09%) Citrix
3 3 (3.09%) Lotus
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.06%) Adobe
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) NEC
5 1 (1.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
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