The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 94 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 25 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.37% 0.80% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.68% 35.14% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £21,403
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £46,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
63 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.45% 2.29% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 21
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
South West

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 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 41 (89.13%) Java
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (65.22%) Linux
4 27 (58.70%) PHP
5 26 (56.52%) Scrum
6 25 (54.35%) PHP5
7 24 (52.17%) MySQL
8 23 (50.00%) CentOS
8 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
9 21 (45.65%) SQL
9 21 (45.65%) Web Services
9 21 (45.65%) Ruby
10 20 (43.48%) Degree
10 20 (43.48%) jQuery
10 20 (43.48%) Fedora
10 20 (43.48%) Red Hat
11 19 (41.30%) Spring
11 19 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (39.13%) Hazelcast
12 18 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
13 17 (36.96%) RDBMS
14 16 (34.78%) RESTful
14 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
15 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
16 14 (30.43%) Zend
16 14 (30.43%) Ubuntu
16 14 (30.43%) Magento
16 14 (30.43%) Shopify
17 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
17 12 (26.09%) Python

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Magento
1 14 (30.43%) Shopify
2 5 (10.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.57%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) LDAP
3 3 (6.52%) X.509
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) MySQL
2 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 18 (39.13%) Hazelcast
4 17 (36.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
1 5 (10.87%) WATIR
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
1 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
2 4 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.87%) Electronics
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Software Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX Support
8 2 (4.35%) Graduate
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Web Services
2 20 (43.48%) jQuery
3 19 (41.30%) Spring
4 18 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
5 16 (34.78%) RESTful
6 8 (17.39%) CSS
7 6 (13.04%) LAMP
8 5 (10.87%) Servlets
9 2 (4.35%) HTML
9 2 (4.35%) XHTML
9 2 (4.35%) .NET
9 2 (4.35%) J2EE
9 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.17%) D3.js
10 1 (2.17%) Mustache
10 1 (2.17%) REST
10 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.17%) HTML5
10 1 (2.17%) Ext JS
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.91%) Open Source
3 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
3 5 (10.87%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) CentOS
3 20 (43.48%) Fedora
4 14 (30.43%) Ubuntu
5 7 (15.22%) UNIX
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.17%) Windows
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) TDD
6 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
6 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.04%) Kanban
6 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (13.04%) Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) User Stories
7 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.87%) Product Management
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.52%) MVC
10 2 (4.35%) ITIL
10 2 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) PHP
3 25 (54.35%) PHP5
4 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 21 (45.65%) Ruby
5 12 (26.09%) Python
6 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.70%) Groovy
8 2 (4.35%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Red Hat
2 14 (30.43%) Zend
3 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Sencha
6 1 (2.17%) SmartFocus
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) McAfee
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago