Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 26 83
Rank change year-on-year -44 +57 +31
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 44 65 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.86% 8.20% 2.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.29% 19.88% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 34
10th Percentile £26,250 £51,000 £34,917
25th Percentile £36,250 £52,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.46% +44.44% -7.10%
75th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £50,188
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £59,250
Scotland median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £47,600
% change year-on-year -3.64% +15.55% +0.21%

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 700 327 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.54% 41.24% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 469 222 357
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £32,100
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,688 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -3.23%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,350 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Azure
3 16 (36.36%) DevOps
4 15 (34.09%) AWS
4 15 (34.09%) PaaS
5 14 (31.82%) IaaS
6 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Public Cloud
8 9 (20.45%) Data Privacy
8 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (20.45%) Java
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 8 (18.18%) Migration
9 8 (18.18%) React
10 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
10 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
10 7 (15.91%) Ansible
10 7 (15.91%) Docker
10 7 (15.91%) Full Stack Development
10 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) Python
11 6 (13.64%) B2B
11 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.64%) Perl
11 6 (13.64%) Unix

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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Azure
2 15 (34.09%) AWS
2 15 (34.09%) PaaS
3 14 (31.82%) IaaS
4 6 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (4.55%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.55%) Power Platform
6 2 (4.55%) Serverless
7 1 (2.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (2.27%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) BGP
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.27%) DHCP
1 1 (2.27%) DMZ
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) OSPF
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) GIS
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (2.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (13.64%) CircleCI
2 6 (13.64%) GitLab
3 4 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) Cypress.io
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.27%) Postman
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Law
2 6 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) SaaS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) React
2 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 6 (13.64%) ARM Templates
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.36%) Node.js
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 4 (9.09%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.82%) Vue.js
5 3 (6.82%) WinForms
6 2 (4.55%) Middleware
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Avro
7 1 (2.27%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
7 1 (2.27%) Kafka
7 1 (2.27%) Spring
7 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.82%) Robotics
3 3 (6.82%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) DevOps
3 9 (20.45%) Data Privacy
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) Full Stack Development
5 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.64%) B2B
6 6 (13.64%) Case Management
6 6 (13.64%) Chat Support
6 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
8 4 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.09%) Microservices
8 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) Python
3 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Java 11
5 1 (2.27%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) AAT
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Ansible
2 6 (13.64%) CFEngine
2 6 (13.64%) Kubernetes
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.27%) Aruba
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com