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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 69 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 71 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.78% 1.43% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.38% 34.21% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 10
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
185 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.85% 4.18% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 131 66 64
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (62.75%) Java
2 62 (60.78%) Python
3 58 (56.86%) Software Engineering
3 58 (56.86%) PaaS
4 57 (55.88%) VMware
5 52 (50.98%) Linux
5 52 (50.98%) UNIX
6 51 (50.00%) IaaS
7 48 (47.06%) Oracle
8 45 (44.12%) Web Services
8 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (35.29%) Clojure
10 35 (34.31%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (34.31%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (34.31%) Data Management
11 32 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (30.39%) Degree
13 30 (29.41%) Scala
13 30 (29.41%) Mentoring
14 26 (25.49%) Data Centre
14 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
14 26 (25.49%) Open Source
14 26 (25.49%) Maven
15 25 (24.51%) Tomcat
15 25 (24.51%) Ant
15 25 (24.51%) Google App Engine
15 25 (24.51%) Google Cloud Platform
15 25 (24.51%) OpenStack

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (24.51%) Tomcat
1 25 (24.51%) OpenStack
2 21 (20.59%) Apache
3 14 (13.73%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) JBoss
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 58 (56.86%) PaaS
2 51 (50.00%) IaaS
3 35 (34.31%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (24.51%) Google App Engine
4 25 (24.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (18.63%) HP Helion
6 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (6.86%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (2.94%) HTTP
4 2 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
1 18 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.82%) MySQL
4 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.90%) Redis
5 3 (2.94%) Hazelcast
5 3 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Maven
1 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 25 (24.51%) Gradle
2 25 (24.51%) Ant
3 19 (18.63%) Artifactory
3 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
3 19 (18.63%) Hudson
4 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.98%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 22 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 15 (14.71%) Finance
3 13 (12.75%) Law
4 11 (10.78%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.78%) Electronics
4 11 (10.78%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 35 (34.31%) Principal Engineer
3 34 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 34 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 19 (18.63%) Developer
5 17 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (15.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 16 (15.69%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (11.76%) Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Architect
10 4 (3.92%) UI Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.92%) UI Programmer
11 3 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.12%) Web Services
2 19 (18.63%) Middleware
2 19 (18.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (17.65%) WebCenter
3 18 (17.65%) MCollective
4 12 (11.76%) REST
4 12 (11.76%) JMX
4 12 (11.76%) .NET
5 11 (10.78%) J2EE
6 9 (8.82%) CSS
7 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
7 8 (7.84%) HTML
8 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.88%) Java EE
10 5 (4.90%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (3.92%) RESTful
11 4 (3.92%) jQuery
11 4 (3.92%) Spring
12 3 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 21 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 20 (19.61%) Public Cloud
4 18 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (10.78%) DTV
5 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
6 10 (9.80%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.92%) User Experience
8 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.98%) Replication
9 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.98%) Linux
1 52 (50.98%) UNIX
2 15 (14.71%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Fedora
3 6 (5.88%) CentOS
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.86%) Software Engineering
2 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (34.31%) Data Management
3 35 (34.31%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 30 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 26 (25.49%) Open Source
7 22 (21.57%) Configuration Management
7 22 (21.57%) DevOps
8 20 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (19.61%) SDLC
9 19 (18.63%) Service Delivery
9 19 (18.63%) SOA
10 18 (17.65%) Identity Management
10 18 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (13.73%) OO
12 11 (10.78%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (10.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) Java
2 62 (60.78%) Python
3 36 (35.29%) Clojure
4 30 (29.41%) Scala
5 23 (22.55%) JavaScript
6 19 (18.63%) Perl
7 18 (17.65%) C++
7 18 (17.65%) Jython
8 13 (12.75%) Ruby
9 9 (8.82%) PHP
9 9 (8.82%) C#
10 7 (6.86%) SQL
11 6 (5.88%) PHP5
12 3 (2.94%) Groovy
12 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.98%) Haskell
13 1 (0.98%) C
13 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PhD
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 45 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (22.55%) Docker
3 18 (17.65%) LXC
3 18 (17.65%) Xen
3 18 (17.65%) VirtualBox
3 18 (17.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 18 (17.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (21.57%) Puppet
1 22 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (17.65%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (17.65%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) VMware
2 48 (47.06%) Oracle
3 25 (24.51%) Rackspace
4 21 (20.59%) Google
5 19 (18.63%) HP
6 11 (10.78%) SAP
7 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.96%) Sybase
9 1 (0.98%) IBM
9 1 (0.98%) Citrix
9 1 (0.98%) MuleSoft
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