Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 133 93
Rank change year-on-year +23 -40 +54
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 47 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.23% 0.75% 1.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.66% 5.80% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 24
Glasgow median annual salary £48,438 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.91% -7.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £33,875 £23,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £48,375 £80,500
Scotland median annual salary £49,688 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +24.22% -5.88% +3.03%

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 441 293 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.95% 12.99% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 285 181 173
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £30,050 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,917 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.19% +2.41%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Glasgow

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
4 17 (36.17%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) HTML
5 16 (34.04%) C#
5 16 (34.04%) .NET
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 15 (31.91%) MVC
6 15 (31.91%) Degree
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
7 14 (29.79%) TypeScript
8 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (27.66%) Scrum
8 13 (27.66%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (25.53%) IaaS
10 11 (23.40%) Presales
11 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
11 10 (21.28%) Project Management
12 9 (19.15%) ITIL
12 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
12 9 (19.15%) REST
12 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
12 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
13 8 (17.02%) Ember.js

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 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Infor M3
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) IaaS
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.77%) Office 365
4 3 (6.38%) PaaS
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) LAN
1 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
1 8 (17.02%) WAN
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) Skype
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
1 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) Xdebug
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) WebScarab
General
1 7 (14.89%) Billing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
2 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
3 10 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Programme Manager
7 4 (8.51%) SaaS Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) CSS
1 17 (36.17%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
3 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (27.66%) Web Services
5 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (19.15%) REST
7 8 (17.02%) Ember.js
7 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (17.02%) WCF
8 3 (6.38%) LAMP
8 3 (6.38%) Laravel
8 3 (6.38%) Symfony
8 3 (6.38%) Yii
9 2 (4.26%) LDAP
10 1 (2.13%) JSON
10 1 (2.13%) OAuth2
10 1 (2.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.13%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) MVC
3 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (27.66%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) Presales
5 10 (21.28%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) ITIL
6 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
7 8 (17.02%) Matrix Management
7 8 (17.02%) Six Sigma
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
10 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
11 4 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) TypeScript
4 6 (12.77%) PHP
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSD
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) AirWatch
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.13%) Core Impact
2 1 (2.13%) Nessus
2 1 (2.13%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco
1 7 (14.89%) NEC
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Zend
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.26%) Infor
4 2 (4.26%) Lotus
4 2 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.26%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Tableau