The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 67 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 43 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.10% 3.06% 2.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.83% 38.46% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 42
Average salary £55,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
120 143 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.64% 7.97% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75 123 88
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Cambridge

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) Project Management
2 25 (29.41%) C
2 25 (29.41%) C++
2 25 (29.41%) Linux
3 23 (27.06%) Python
4 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
5 16 (18.82%) Degree
6 14 (16.47%) SQL
7 13 (15.29%) HTML
7 13 (15.29%) OO
7 13 (15.29%) ITIL
7 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
8 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (14.12%) Android
8 12 (14.12%) Software Architecture
8 12 (14.12%) CUDA
8 12 (14.12%) Apple iOS
8 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
9 11 (12.94%) UML
9 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
9 11 (12.94%) CSS
9 11 (12.94%) Web Development
9 11 (12.94%) SABSA
9 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.76%) SDLC
10 10 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (11.76%) Perl
10 10 (11.76%) Java

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.71%) DNN
3 3 (3.53%) Drupal
4 2 (2.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) SAS
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) LAN
1 1 (1.18%) VoIP
1 1 (1.18%) WAN
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) SSL
1 1 (1.18%) SAN
1 1 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.88%) Subversion
1 5 (5.88%) Maven
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Ant
3 1 (1.18%) Gradle
General
1 9 (10.59%) Advertising
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Local Government
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (47.06%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Architect
3 14 (16.47%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.06%) IT Architect
6 6 (7.06%) IT Security Architect
7 5 (5.88%) DBA
7 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) HTML
2 11 (12.94%) CSS
3 10 (11.76%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) .NET
5 5 (5.88%) Servlets
5 5 (5.88%) JSF
6 4 (4.71%) jQuery
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) XML
7 2 (2.35%) HTML5
8 1 (1.18%) Ajax
8 1 (1.18%) Java EE
8 1 (1.18%) JSON
8 1 (1.18%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
3 12 (14.12%) CUDA
3 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.06%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.71%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.71%) Neural Network
6 4 (4.71%) Statistics
7 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.35%) User Experience
9 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Android
2 12 (14.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) Project Management
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) OO
4 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
4 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (14.12%) Software Architecture
5 11 (12.94%) Web Development
5 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
5 11 (12.94%) SABSA
5 11 (12.94%) UML
6 10 (11.76%) SDLC
6 10 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (10.59%) Product Management
7 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.59%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.41%) Scrum
8 8 (9.41%) SOA
8 8 (9.41%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) C
1 25 (29.41%) C++
2 23 (27.06%) Python
3 14 (16.47%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.76%) Perl
5 10 (11.76%) Java
6 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.41%) PHP
8 6 (7.06%) C#
9 5 (5.88%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.53%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.18%) PMP
2 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) COBIT
2 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) Squid
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) XenApp
1 1 (1.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.35%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.18%) VMware
4 1 (1.18%) Mitel
4 1 (1.18%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.18%) Citrix
4 1 (1.18%) Apple
4 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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