The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 41 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.00% 1.35% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 44.44% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
SaaS
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Cloud Services Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
21 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 7.00% 3.04% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £33,847 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -20.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bath

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Bath

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 9 (81.82%) Node.js
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Mathematics
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (81.82%) ColdFusion
2 9 (81.82%) CFML
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WATIR
3 1 (9.09%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Grails
3 1 (9.09%) YUI

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) ColdFusion
1 9 (81.82%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WATIR
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Grails
3 1 (9.09%) YUI
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) CFML
3 1 (9.09%) PHP5
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Zend