Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 124 103
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 +23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 43 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.20% 1.65% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.43% 9.15% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 24
Glasgow median annual salary £52,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,875 £35,300 £26,597
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,000 £61,625
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 456 448 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.30% 18.04% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 290 279 137
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £31,200 £29,200 £27,950
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,900 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%

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 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
5 11 (25.58%) Linux
6 10 (23.26%) Web Services
7 9 (20.93%) DevOps
7 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
8 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Finance
9 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) HTML
9 7 (16.28%) CSS
9 7 (16.28%) IaaS
9 7 (16.28%) Analytics
10 6 (13.95%) Presales
10 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.95%) C#
10 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
10 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.95%) Degree
10 6 (13.95%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) QA
11 5 (11.63%) Java
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.63%) ITIL

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 4 (9.30%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (16.28%) IaaS
4 5 (11.63%) Office 365
4 5 (11.63%) PaaS
5 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
1 4 (9.30%) LAN
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.30%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) Skype
2 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MySQL
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) Redis
4 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Xdebug
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) CloudOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Scala Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) SaaS Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Web Services
2 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
4 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.30%) LAMP
5 4 (9.30%) Laravel
5 4 (9.30%) Symfony
5 4 (9.30%) Yii
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Core
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.65%) LDAP
8 1 (2.33%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.33%) JSON
8 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.30%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (20.93%) DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Presales
6 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Cloud Operations
7 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
7 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.30%) Refactoring
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 5 (11.63%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.98%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
3 2 (4.65%) MCSD
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) Docker
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) NEC
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.65%) Lotus
4 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Ceridian
5 1 (2.33%) New Relic
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com