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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 59 123 97
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -26
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 208 106 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.04% 1.81% 2.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.43% 30.03% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134 80 133
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £79,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
502 353 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.76% 6.02% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 340 271 323
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Reading +38 127 £50,000 - 9
Maidenhead +32 26 £57,500 +30.68%
Newbury +18 22 £30,000 -36.84%
Slough +9 21 £47,500 -19.14% 2
Bracknell +17 4 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Wokingham -3 2 £50,000 +117.39%
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 107 (27.02%) JavaScript
2 106 (26.77%) Java
3 100 (25.25%) Linux
4 99 (25.00%) SQL
5 96 (24.24%) Oracle
5 96 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 90 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (21.46%) Web Services
8 77 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 76 (19.19%) .NET
10 71 (17.93%) HTML
11 68 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (16.16%) Degree
13 63 (15.91%) CSS
14 62 (15.66%) C#
15 60 (15.15%) Windows
16 54 (13.64%) Finance
17 51 (12.88%) Computer Science
17 51 (12.88%) QA
17 51 (12.88%) Enterprise Software
18 48 (12.12%) jQuery
18 48 (12.12%) Open Source
18 48 (12.12%) Software Engineering
19 46 (11.62%) Project Management
20 44 (11.11%) Scrum
21 43 (10.86%) Python
22 41 (10.35%) MySQL
22 41 (10.35%) Marketing
22 41 (10.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 40 (10.10%) Oracle Database

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 32 (8.08%) Apache
2 29 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 29 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 28 (7.07%) IIS
3 28 (7.07%) Tomcat
4 17 (4.29%) Node.js
5 15 (3.79%) JBoss
6 9 (2.27%) CMS
6 9 (2.27%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.77%) Eucalyptus
8 6 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.52%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.26%) Confluence
9 5 (1.26%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.01%) nginx
10 4 (1.01%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.77%) MS Office
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.52%) Magento
4 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Agresso
8 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (8.33%) PaaS
3 24 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.52%) Taleo
4 6 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.07%) Internet
2 26 (6.57%) TCP/IP
3 24 (6.06%) Firewall
4 22 (5.56%) HTTP
5 18 (4.55%) SSL
6 12 (3.03%) WAN
7 11 (2.78%) SMTP
7 11 (2.78%) LAN
8 7 (1.77%) MPLS
9 6 (1.52%) LDAP
9 6 (1.52%) DNS
10 4 (1.01%) Network Security
10 4 (1.01%) VoIP
10 4 (1.01%) VPN
11 3 (0.76%) CTI
12 2 (0.51%) IPsec
12 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.35%) MySQL
2 41 (10.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (10.10%) Oracle Database
4 37 (9.34%) NoSQL
5 36 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (8.59%) Relational Database
7 27 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (5.81%) MongoDB
9 22 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 21 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (3.54%) Hadoop
12 12 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (2.27%) CouchDB
15 7 (1.77%) DB2
15 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
16 6 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (6.31%) Selenium
2 16 (4.04%) Eclipse
3 15 (3.79%) JUnit
3 15 (3.79%) WebDriver
4 10 (2.53%) DbUnit
4 10 (2.53%) EasyMock
5 9 (2.27%) JIRA
6 7 (1.77%) Subversion
7 6 (1.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.26%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.26%) Ant
9 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.01%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.25%) PROIV
General
1 54 (13.64%) Finance
2 41 (10.35%) Marketing
3 32 (8.08%) Banking
4 31 (7.83%) Telecoms
4 31 (7.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 28 (7.07%) Retail
6 15 (3.79%) German Language
7 13 (3.28%) Advertising
8 12 (3.03%) French Language
9 10 (2.53%) Manufacturing
10 9 (2.27%) Back Office
10 9 (2.27%) Retail Banking
11 8 (2.02%) Electronics
12 7 (1.77%) Front Office
13 5 (1.26%) Legal
13 5 (1.26%) Games
14 4 (1.01%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.76%) Finnish Language
15 3 (0.76%) Danish Language
15 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (30.05%) Developer
2 38 (9.60%) Software Engineer
3 37 (9.34%) Analyst
4 36 (9.09%) Consultant
5 32 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 29 (7.32%) Administrator
7 28 (7.07%) DBA
8 26 (6.57%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.57%) Java Developer
9 24 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 21 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.05%) Software Developer
12 18 (4.55%) Senior Manager
12 18 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
12 18 (4.55%) Lead Developer
13 16 (4.04%) Project Manager
14 14 (3.54%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.54%) Analyst Developer
14 14 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 12 (3.03%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.46%) Web Services
2 76 (19.19%) .NET
3 71 (17.93%) HTML
4 63 (15.91%) CSS
5 48 (12.12%) jQuery
6 38 (9.60%) XML
6 38 (9.60%) Ajax
7 36 (9.09%) HTML5
8 34 (8.59%) ASP.NET
9 32 (8.08%) MDX
10 24 (6.06%) Middleware
10 24 (6.06%) SOAP
10 24 (6.06%) CSS3
11 22 (5.56%) REST
11 22 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
11 22 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 21 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (4.29%) WCF
14 16 (4.04%) JSP
15 15 (3.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.88%) Computer Science
1 51 (12.88%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 18 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.55%) User Experience
5 16 (4.04%) Clustering
6 12 (3.03%) Life Science
7 10 (2.53%) Replication
7 10 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.02%) E-Learning
8 8 (2.02%) DTV
9 6 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.52%) Oracle Exalogic
9 6 (1.52%) Social Media
10 5 (1.26%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.26%) EPoS
10 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.25%) Linux
2 60 (15.15%) Windows
3 34 (8.59%) Apple iOS
4 33 (8.33%) Android
5 22 (5.56%) UNIX
6 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (12.12%) Software Engineering
3 48 (12.12%) Open Source
4 46 (11.62%) Project Management
5 44 (11.11%) Scrum
6 37 (9.34%) SOA
7 35 (8.84%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (8.33%) SDLC
9 32 (8.08%) OO
10 31 (7.83%) CRM
11 30 (7.58%) E-Commerce
12 28 (7.07%) ERP
12 28 (7.07%) ITIL
13 27 (6.82%) Mentoring
14 26 (6.57%) Load Balancing
15 25 (6.31%) Time Management
16 23 (5.81%) Digital Marketing
16 23 (5.81%) MVC
17 21 (5.30%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 107 (27.02%) JavaScript
2 106 (26.77%) Java
3 99 (25.00%) SQL
4 62 (15.66%) C#
5 43 (10.86%) Python
6 35 (8.84%) PHP
7 28 (7.07%) C++
8 26 (6.57%) C
9 24 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.05%) VB.NET
10 20 (5.05%) Ruby
11 8 (2.02%) Perl
12 6 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.01%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.51%) VBScript
15 2 (0.51%) CFML
Qualifications
1 64 (16.16%) Degree
2 11 (2.78%) CEH
2 11 (2.78%) CISSP
3 10 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.51%) GPEN
6 2 (0.51%) OSCP
6 2 (0.51%) CHFI
7 1 (0.25%) CCNP
7 1 (0.25%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.25%) APMP
7 1 (0.25%) PMP
7 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.25%) MBA
7 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.88%) QA
2 6 (1.52%) GCP
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) WCAG
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) COSO
4 1 (0.25%) Section 508
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.26%) XenServer
6 2 (0.51%) oVirt
7 1 (0.25%) Squid
7 1 (0.25%) qmail
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (2.27%) Nmap
3 8 (2.02%) Cacti
3 8 (2.02%) Ganglia
3 8 (2.02%) Nagios
4 7 (1.77%) OpenView
4 7 (1.77%) Puppet
5 6 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.52%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.76%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.76%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.25%) collectd
9 1 (0.25%) logstash
9 1 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 96 (24.24%) Oracle
2 77 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (7.32%) SAP
5 17 (4.29%) Websense
5 17 (4.29%) VMware
6 12 (3.03%) Sun
7 10 (2.53%) BMC
8 8 (2.02%) HP
8 8 (2.02%) Splunk
9 7 (1.77%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.52%) Demandware
10 6 (1.52%) Citrix
11 5 (1.26%) Cisco
11 5 (1.26%) Remedy
11 5 (1.26%) FrontRange
11 5 (1.26%) Marketo
12 4 (1.01%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.01%) Google
12 4 (1.01%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
CDK Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Major Players
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions UK Limited
Salary: Package dependent on experience including BUPA and company pension.
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago