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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 70 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 34 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.43% 2.19% 2.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.57% 30.53% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 35
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £54,000
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
115 131 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.20% 7.19% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 92
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2 September 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Project Management
3 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
4 19 (24.36%) C
4 19 (24.36%) C++
5 18 (23.08%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) Linux
6 16 (20.51%) Python
7 14 (17.95%) ITIL
7 14 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (17.95%) TOGAF
7 14 (17.95%) Data Centre
7 14 (17.95%) SDLC
8 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 13 (16.67%) SABSA
8 13 (16.67%) Web Development
8 13 (16.67%) UML
8 13 (16.67%) Web Services
9 12 (15.38%) OO
9 12 (15.38%) SOA
9 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
9 12 (15.38%) Android
9 12 (15.38%) CUDA
10 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (14.10%) COBIT
10 11 (14.10%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (11.54%) MODAF
11 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.41%) SAS
2 4 (5.13%) DNN
3 2 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) AutoCAD
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) LAN
1 1 (1.28%) VoIP
1 1 (1.28%) WAN
1 1 (1.28%) SAN
1 1 (1.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
1 5 (6.41%) Subversion
1 5 (6.41%) Maven
1 5 (6.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Gradle
2 1 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 6 (7.69%) Local Government
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) Architect
3 16 (20.51%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
4 8 (10.26%) IT Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Security Architect
5 7 (8.97%) IT Security Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Design Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Graduate
6 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) DBA
6 5 (6.41%) Software Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Python Programmer
7 4 (5.13%) C++ Programmer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) Web Services
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) CSS
4 5 (6.41%) Servlets
4 5 (6.41%) JSF
5 4 (5.13%) .NET
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.85%) jQuery
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (2.56%) XML
8 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.28%) Spring
8 1 (1.28%) HTML5
8 1 (1.28%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 12 (15.38%) CUDA
3 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (11.54%) Data Structures
5 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.13%) Algorithms
7 4 (5.13%) Neural Network
8 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.28%) NHS
9 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 12 (15.38%) Android
2 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Project Management
3 14 (17.95%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) TOGAF
3 14 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (17.95%) SDLC
4 13 (16.67%) SABSA
4 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 13 (16.67%) Web Development
4 13 (16.67%) UML
5 12 (15.38%) OO
5 12 (15.38%) SOA
6 11 (14.10%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (11.54%) OOD
7 9 (11.54%) Product Management
7 9 (11.54%) MODAF
8 8 (10.26%) Software Architecture
8 8 (10.26%) Benchmarking
9 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) C
1 19 (24.36%) C++
2 16 (20.51%) Python
3 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.69%) SQL
5 5 (6.41%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) COBIT
2 7 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Autodesk
3 4 (5.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Mitel
4 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.28%) Citrix
4 1 (1.28%) Apple
4 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 13 days ago