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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 87 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.67% 0.74% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.82% 32.43% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £18,661
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
61 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.29% 2.28% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 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 £34,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £40,000 £46,000
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 11 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 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 44 (89.80%) Java
2 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (69.39%) Linux
4 30 (61.22%) PHP
4 30 (61.22%) Scrum
5 29 (59.18%) PHP5
6 28 (57.14%) MySQL
6 28 (57.14%) CentOS
7 27 (55.10%) Relational Database
8 25 (51.02%) SQL
8 25 (51.02%) Web Services
9 24 (48.98%) Red Hat
9 24 (48.98%) jQuery
9 24 (48.98%) Degree
9 24 (48.98%) Fedora
10 23 (46.94%) ActiveMQ
10 23 (46.94%) Spring
10 23 (46.94%) Hazelcast
11 21 (42.86%) Ruby
11 21 (42.86%) RDBMS
12 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
12 20 (40.82%) RESTful
12 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
14 18 (36.73%) Ubuntu
14 18 (36.73%) Zend
14 18 (36.73%) Magento
14 18 (36.73%) Shopify
15 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
15 12 (24.49%) Tomcat

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Magento
1 18 (36.73%) Shopify
2 5 (10.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.41%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) X.509
3 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) MySQL
2 27 (55.10%) Relational Database
3 23 (46.94%) Hazelcast
4 21 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.20%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) WATIR
1 5 (10.20%) Selenium
1 5 (10.20%) FitNesse
1 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.20%) Electronics
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.12%) Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Graduate
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Web Services
2 24 (48.98%) jQuery
3 23 (46.94%) ActiveMQ
3 23 (46.94%) Spring
4 20 (40.82%) RESTful
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) Servlets
6 5 (10.20%) LAMP
7 2 (4.08%) J2EE
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) HTML
8 1 (2.04%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) SOAP
8 1 (2.04%) JSP
8 1 (2.04%) JSF
8 1 (2.04%) Dojo
8 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
8 1 (2.04%) XML
8 1 (2.04%) XHTML
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Open Source
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
3 5 (10.20%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 28 (57.14%) CentOS
3 24 (48.98%) Fedora
4 18 (36.73%) Ubuntu
5 7 (14.29%) UNIX
6 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.04%) Windows
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Scrum
3 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
4 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.24%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.24%) Identity Management
5 6 (12.24%) Kanban
5 6 (12.24%) Analytics
5 6 (12.24%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (10.20%) User Stories
6 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) Product Management
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL
8 2 (4.08%) BDD
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) Java
2 30 (61.22%) PHP
3 29 (59.18%) PHP5
4 25 (51.02%) SQL
5 21 (42.86%) Ruby
6 11 (22.45%) Python
7 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.20%) Groovy
8 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) C#
9 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Red Hat
2 18 (36.73%) Zend
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) SAP
5 3 (6.12%) JBoss
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle
6 2 (4.08%) Sybase
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Sencha
7 1 (2.04%) SmartFocus
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday