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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 70 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7 +34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 85 39 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.86% 2.76% 3.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.33% 7.74% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 33 26
10th Percentile £30,900 £34,100 £30,500
25th Percentile £33,125 £41,000 £36,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -31.82% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £53,438 £81,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £71,375 £85,000 £68,125
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -3.67% +6.86% -2.86%

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 750 504 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 42.88% 35.62% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 396 383 226
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,050 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £64,375
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +12.24% -1.01% +9.76%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SaaS in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 42 (49.41%) Social Skills
2 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 40 (47.06%) Azure
3 39 (45.88%) Data Privacy
4 35 (41.18%) C#
5 34 (40.00%) .NET
6 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
7 30 (35.29%) Relational Database
8 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
9 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET
9 27 (31.76%) MVC
9 27 (31.76%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (29.41%) Agile
10 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 24 (28.24%) WinForms
11 24 (28.24%) Entity Framework
11 24 (28.24%) Sprint Planning
12 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
13 17 (20.00%) AWS
14 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
15 13 (15.29%) TDD
15 13 (15.29%) Java
16 12 (14.12%) Linux
16 12 (14.12%) Windows
17 11 (12.94%) Finance
17 11 (12.94%) Ubuntu
17 11 (12.94%) Test Automation
17 11 (12.94%) Docker
17 11 (12.94%) IaaS

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (3.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.18%) Confluence
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (47.06%) Azure
2 17 (20.00%) AWS
3 11 (12.94%) IaaS
4 10 (11.76%) GCP
5 8 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (9.41%) npm
6 2 (2.35%) Trello
7 1 (1.18%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
1 9 (10.59%) Internet
2 8 (9.41%) PABX
2 8 (9.41%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (9.41%) RS-232
2 8 (9.41%) VoIP
3 1 (1.18%) LAN
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) VLAN
3 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.76%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) MS Access
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Grunt
1 8 (9.41%) Postman
1 8 (9.41%) webpack
2 3 (3.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.18%) Zephyr
General
1 42 (49.41%) Social Skills
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 10 (11.76%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (9.41%) Fire and Rescue
4 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (4.71%) Banking
6 4 (4.71%) Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Back Office
7 2 (2.35%) Publishing
8 1 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) .NET Developer
3 24 (28.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (28.24%) C# Developer
3 24 (28.24%) SaaS Developer
3 24 (28.24%) WinForms Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Junior
6 8 (9.41%) Customer Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Customer Service Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Field Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Field Service Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Field Telecoms Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) IT Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Telecoms Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior C# Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) .NET
2 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET
3 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
3 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (28.24%) Entity Framework
4 24 (28.24%) WinForms
5 11 (12.94%) React
6 8 (9.41%) Ext JS
6 8 (9.41%) Redux
6 8 (9.41%) REST
6 8 (9.41%) Spring
7 5 (5.88%) CSS
7 5 (5.88%) Flask
7 5 (5.88%) HTML
7 5 (5.88%) Node.js
7 5 (5.88%) Vue.js
8 4 (4.71%) RESTful
9 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.53%) GraphQL
9 3 (3.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (9.41%) IoT
2 8 (9.41%) NHS
3 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.53%) e-Health
5 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Ubuntu
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2016
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (3.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.35%) HPUX
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Data Privacy
2 27 (31.76%) MVC
2 27 (31.76%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (29.41%) Agile
4 24 (28.24%) Sprint Planning
5 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.29%) TDD
7 11 (12.94%) Clean Code
7 11 (12.94%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.76%) BDD
8 10 (11.76%) CI/CD
8 10 (11.76%) DevOps
8 10 (11.76%) Full Stack Development
9 9 (10.59%) Microservices
9 9 (10.59%) Performance Testing
9 9 (10.59%) SDLC
10 8 (9.41%) API Development
10 8 (9.41%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.41%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.41%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) C#
3 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.29%) Java
5 7 (8.24%) Python
6 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.53%) VB
7 2 (2.35%) Go
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) HNC
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) PMO
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Verint
3 2 (2.35%) 3PAR
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco
3 2 (2.35%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) BT
4 1 (1.18%) Sun