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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 63 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 26 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.31% 2.70% 3.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.21% 47.95% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 41
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
89 73 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.90% 5.64% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 12 £52,750 +24.11%
Bedford +40 9 £31,500 -25.88% 4
Dunstable +1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) User Stories
3 8 (22.22%) System Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) BPMN
5 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
5 5 (13.89%) .NET
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) UML
5 5 (13.89%) DSDM
5 5 (13.89%) B2B
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) Windows
6 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (11.11%) PaaS
6 4 (11.11%) Lumesse
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (8.33%) VCP5
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Heroku
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) iPaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) WebEx
4 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Business Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Product Owner
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Project Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) FMCG
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) User Stories
3 8 (22.22%) System Testing
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) UML
5 5 (13.89%) DSDM
5 5 (13.89%) B2B
5 5 (13.89%) BPMN
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.78%) SOQL
3 1 (2.78%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (8.33%) VCP5
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Lumesse
4 3 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 pa + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago