The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 58 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 38 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.61% 2.51% 3.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.85% 30.85% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 39
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
147 94 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.95% 8.15% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 135 72 53
Average salary £47,500 £50,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +5.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £35,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 18 £80,000 +100.00% 3
Bedford +13 13 £30,000 -25.00% 1
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 26 (39.39%) CRM
2 25 (37.88%) ERP
3 21 (31.82%) PaaS
4 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (27.27%) SOA
6 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (24.24%) B2B
7 16 (24.24%) .NET
8 12 (18.18%) SQL
8 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (16.67%) Retail
9 11 (16.67%) Oracle
9 11 (16.67%) HTML
9 11 (16.67%) FMCG
10 9 (13.64%) User Stories
11 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
11 8 (12.12%) C#
11 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.12%) Degree
11 8 (12.12%) System Testing
12 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
12 7 (10.61%) Marketing
12 7 (10.61%) Migration
12 7 (10.61%) Python
12 7 (10.61%) Change Management
13 6 (9.09%) Windows
13 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 6 (9.09%) VMware

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.52%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.82%) PaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Force.com
4 1 (1.52%) Heroku
4 1 (1.52%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) WebEx
2 4 (6.06%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.55%) SAN
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (16.67%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Military
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Developer
1 10 (15.15%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Project Delivery
6 5 (7.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.06%) jQuery
7 3 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (1.52%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.52%) EDI
8 1 (1.52%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.52%) BAPI
8 1 (1.52%) Ajax
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) CSS3
8 1 (1.52%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) FMCG
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Social Media
4 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.03%) UNIX
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) CRM
2 25 (37.88%) ERP
3 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (27.27%) SOA
5 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (24.24%) B2B
7 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (13.64%) User Stories
9 8 (12.12%) System Testing
10 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
10 7 (10.61%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
11 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
12 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
13 4 (6.06%) ITIL
13 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
14 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
15 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) C#
2 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.61%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) C++
5 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.52%) SOQL
7 1 (1.52%) SOSL
7 1 (1.52%) ABAP
7 1 (1.52%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Lumesse
5 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.03%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago