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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 85 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 56 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.36% 1.29% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.05% 15.63% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 17
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.01%
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
243 256 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.24% 8.25% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 164 165 98
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +17 27 £45,000 +38.46% 8
Glasgow +27 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Renfrewshire 0 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Inverclyde - 3 £43,500 -
Aberdeen +5 2 £67,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.09%) JavaScript
3 51 (40.16%) HTML
3 51 (40.16%) CSS
4 45 (35.43%) Java
5 43 (33.86%) MongoDB
6 38 (29.92%) Finance
7 37 (29.13%) C#
8 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
9 34 (26.77%) Degree
10 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
11 30 (23.62%) Git (software)
12 29 (22.83%) .NET
13 27 (21.26%) Linux
13 27 (21.26%) Retail
14 25 (19.69%) Maven
14 25 (19.69%) Android
14 25 (19.69%) Apple iOS
15 23 (18.11%) Social Media
15 23 (18.11%) HTML5
15 23 (18.11%) CSS3
15 23 (18.11%) Oracle
15 23 (18.11%) Ant
16 22 (17.32%) Web Services
16 22 (17.32%) Hibernate
17 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
17 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (16.54%) Spring
17 21 (16.54%) Subversion

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 9 (7.09%) Apache Qpid
1 9 (7.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.30%) Apache
3 6 (4.72%) JBoss
3 6 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) Liferay
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (7.09%) GitHub
3 9 (7.09%) Google App Engine
3 9 (7.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (7.09%) Google Compute Engine
3 9 (7.09%) Heroku
3 9 (7.09%) PaaS
4 7 (5.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.60%) HTTP
2 14 (11.02%) Firewall
3 9 (7.09%) AMQP
3 9 (7.09%) Internet
3 9 (7.09%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (3.15%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.36%) LAN
5 3 (2.36%) Skype
5 3 (2.36%) WAAS
5 3 (2.36%) WAN
6 2 (1.57%) DNS
6 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.86%) MongoDB
2 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.24%) MySQL
3 13 (10.24%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.66%) Apache Hive
4 11 (8.66%) Big Data
4 11 (8.66%) Hadoop
4 11 (8.66%) HBase
5 9 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (7.09%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.09%) PowerCenter
5 9 (7.09%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.57%) Impala
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (23.62%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.69%) Maven
3 23 (18.11%) Ant
4 21 (16.54%) Subversion
5 13 (10.24%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.94%) Selenium
8 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (2.36%) Grunt
10 3 (2.36%) gulp
10 3 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.36%) Mocha
11 2 (1.57%) GCC
11 2 (1.57%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.79%) Bower
12 1 (0.79%) GoCD
12 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 38 (29.92%) Finance
2 27 (21.26%) Retail
3 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
4 20 (15.75%) Games
5 9 (7.09%) Billing
6 5 (3.94%) Marketing
7 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.36%) Banking
8 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.57%) Local Government
10 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (33.07%) Developer
2 17 (13.39%) Architect
3 14 (11.02%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.24%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.24%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (7.87%) Data Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (7.09%) Service Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Chief Technology Officer
8 6 (4.72%) Java Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Junior
9 5 (3.94%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.15%) Administrator
10 4 (3.15%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.16%) CSS
1 51 (40.16%) HTML
2 29 (22.83%) .NET
3 23 (18.11%) CSS3
3 23 (18.11%) HTML5
4 22 (17.32%) Hibernate
4 22 (17.32%) Web Services
5 21 (16.54%) Spring
6 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
6 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (7.87%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.09%) Java EE
9 9 (7.09%) Middleware
10 7 (5.51%) REST
11 6 (4.72%) React
11 6 (4.72%) XML
12 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.94%) Ember.js
12 5 (3.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Social Media
2 17 (13.39%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.09%) Blog
4 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.94%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) iPad
6 3 (2.36%) iPhone
6 3 (2.36%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.57%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.26%) Linux
2 25 (19.69%) Android
2 25 (19.69%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.66%) Windows
4 9 (7.09%) Unix
5 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.57%) CentOS
7 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.57%) VMS
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
3 18 (14.17%) MVC
4 17 (13.39%) ETL
4 17 (13.39%) High Availability
5 14 (11.02%) Automated Testing
6 13 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (7.87%) ITIL
8 9 (7.09%) Capacity Management
8 9 (7.09%) Release Management
8 9 (7.09%) SOA
8 9 (7.09%) Use Case
9 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (6.30%) Open Source
9 8 (6.30%) Scrum
10 7 (5.51%) SDLC
11 6 (4.72%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.72%) Project Management
11 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.09%) JavaScript
2 45 (35.43%) Java
3 37 (29.13%) C#
4 18 (14.17%) Python
5 15 (11.81%) SQL
6 11 (8.66%) Perl
6 11 (8.66%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.87%) C++
8 9 (7.09%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.51%) Ruby
10 6 (4.72%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (26.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) APMP
2 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.79%) CCENT
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.79%) MCP
3 1 (0.79%) MCSA
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.87%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Docker
2 4 (3.15%) vSphere
3 2 (1.57%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Puppet
2 12 (9.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.09%) CFEngine
4 3 (2.36%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.57%) Ansible
5 2 (1.57%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.57%) Terraform
5 2 (1.57%) yum
6 1 (0.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 23 (18.11%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.09%) Cloudera
3 9 (7.09%) Google
3 9 (7.09%) Informatica
3 9 (7.09%) Sybase
4 4 (3.15%) Cisco
4 4 (3.15%) IBM
4 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.36%) F5
5 3 (2.36%) NEC
5 3 (2.36%) VMware
6 2 (1.57%) Adobe
6 2 (1.57%) Perforce
6 2 (1.57%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) 3Com
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) Draytek
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) ZyXEL
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