The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 104 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 22 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.16% 1.01% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.88% 36.17% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £33,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £53,400 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
SaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.49% 2.79% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 47
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Bristol

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (46.67%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (33.33%) PHP
4 15 (33.33%) MySQL
4 15 (33.33%) OO
4 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.11%) PHP5
6 13 (28.89%) Degree
6 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
8 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (22.22%) DevOps
9 10 (22.22%) Puppet
9 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (22.22%) HTML
9 10 (22.22%) CSS
9 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 9 (20.00%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) Oracle
10 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (17.78%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (17.78%) CentOS
11 8 (17.78%) Python

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.44%) Node.js
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon S3
3 7 (15.56%) PaaS
3 7 (15.56%) IaaS
4 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.67%) Google App Engine
4 3 (6.67%) HP Helion
4 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) Hazelcast
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Ant
2 3 (6.67%) Hudson
2 3 (6.67%) Gradle
2 3 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Law
2 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Junior
3 7 (15.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Development Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) LAMP
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.11%) XHTML
7 4 (8.89%) MCollective
7 4 (8.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (8.89%) WebCenter
7 4 (8.89%) Middleware
7 4 (8.89%) XML
8 3 (6.67%) Spring
8 3 (6.67%) Ajax
8 3 (6.67%) jQuery
8 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.44%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) DTV
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) CentOS
3 7 (15.56%) Fedora
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
4 6 (13.33%) Android
5 4 (8.89%) UNIX
6 3 (6.67%) Windows
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) OO
2 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.22%) DevOps
5 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.78%) Scrum
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.33%) Kanban
9 6 (13.33%) Web Development
10 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.11%) MVC
10 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) SOA
11 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) PHP
4 14 (31.11%) PHP5
5 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 8 (17.78%) Python
6 8 (17.78%) Ruby
7 7 (15.56%) Groovy
7 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
8 5 (11.11%) C#
9 4 (8.89%) Perl
9 4 (8.89%) Jython
10 3 (6.67%) Clojure
10 3 (6.67%) Scala
11 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) VCP4
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) VirtualBox
2 4 (8.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (6.67%) Xen
3 3 (6.67%) LXC
3 3 (6.67%) Docker
3 3 (6.67%) KVM
4 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Google
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago