The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 123 137
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 41 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.51% 1.64% 0.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.67% 20.89% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 14
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 300 225 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.07% 7.83% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 202 131 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Scotland

SaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Scotland

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS 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 28 June 2017. 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 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 -10 24 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Glasgow +6 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £40,250 -
Fife - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
SaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.00%) C#
2 21 (25.00%) .NET
3 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
3 17 (20.24%) MVC
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (15.48%) ITIL
6 13 (15.48%) Project Management
6 13 (15.48%) Degree
6 13 (15.48%) Ruby
6 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.29%) Linux
7 12 (14.29%) Python
7 12 (14.29%) Finance
8 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.10%) React
9 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
9 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.90%) AngularJS
9 10 (11.90%) Scrum
9 10 (11.90%) VMware
9 10 (11.90%) Windows
9 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.71%) TypeScript
10 9 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (9.52%) RESTful
11 8 (9.52%) Mentoring

SaaS
Co-occurring 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 6 (7.14%) IBM Domino
2 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) PaaS
3 6 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) LAN
1 7 (8.33%) NAS
1 7 (8.33%) SAN
1 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.19%) DHCP
2 1 (1.19%) DNS
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) PBX
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
2 1 (1.19%) VPN
2 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (5.95%) QlikView
4 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (8.33%) Mocha
2 5 (5.95%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 2 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.90%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Administrator
6 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) .NET
2 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
3 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (13.10%) React
5 10 (11.90%) AngularJS
5 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (9.52%) CSS
7 8 (9.52%) RESTful
8 7 (8.33%) HTML
8 7 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 7 (8.33%) Web Services
9 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
10 3 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.57%) SOAP
10 3 (3.57%) XML
11 2 (2.38%) jQuery
11 2 (2.38%) LAMP
11 2 (2.38%) Sidekiq
12 1 (1.19%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) Fintech
4 5 (5.95%) PMI
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) Windows
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.14%) Android
4 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) MVC
3 13 (15.48%) ITIL
3 13 (15.48%) Project Management
4 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
5 10 (11.90%) Scrum
6 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.33%) SOA
8 6 (7.14%) CRM
8 6 (7.14%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.14%) Mobile Development
9 5 (5.95%) Android Development
9 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.95%) Conflict Management
9 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.95%) Kanban
9 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.95%) Release Management
10 4 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) C#
2 16 (19.05%) SQL
3 13 (15.48%) Ruby
4 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) Python
5 9 (10.71%) TypeScript
6 4 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) Java
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.76%) CISSP
3 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.76%) MCSA
3 4 (4.76%) MCSE
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) Terminal Server
2 6 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.38%) Docker
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) KVM
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Puppet
1 6 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
1 10 (11.90%) VMware
2 7 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 6 (7.14%) Citrix
3 6 (7.14%) Lotus
4 5 (5.95%) Teradata
5 1 (1.19%) Dell
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
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