The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 107 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 18 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.99% 0.65% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.69% 25.49% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
65 51 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.58% 2.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 43 (62.32%) HTML
1 43 (62.32%) .NET
1 43 (62.32%) CSS
2 35 (50.72%) Marketing
3 31 (44.93%) Atlassian
3 31 (44.93%) Confluence
3 31 (44.93%) Visual Studio
3 31 (44.93%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) C
3 31 (44.93%) C++
3 31 (44.93%) OO
4 25 (36.23%) Degree
5 18 (26.09%) Publishing
6 13 (18.84%) Windows
7 9 (13.04%) Linux
7 9 (13.04%) ITIL
7 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.14%) Firewall
9 7 (10.14%) MySQL
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle
10 6 (8.70%) Web Services
10 6 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (7.25%) IPsec
11 5 (7.25%) VMware
11 5 (7.25%) FTP
11 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
11 5 (7.25%) DNS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (44.93%) Confluence
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Google Apps
1 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Firewall
2 5 (7.25%) IPsec
2 5 (7.25%) FTP
2 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.25%) DNS
3 4 (5.80%) HTTP
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.90%) VoIP
5 2 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Firebug
General
1 35 (50.72%) Marketing
2 18 (26.09%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Technical Author
1 43 (62.32%) Author
2 8 (11.59%) Technical Writer
3 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
4 5 (7.25%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (4.35%) CRM Architect
7 2 (2.90%) CRM Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (62.32%) HTML
1 43 (62.32%) .NET
1 43 (62.32%) CSS
2 6 (8.70%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) Middleware
3 3 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) SOAP
3 3 (4.35%) JSON
3 3 (4.35%) Django
3 3 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Clustering
2 2 (2.90%) Open Source
2 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) OO
2 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.80%) Time Management
5 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Service Management
6 3 (4.35%) CRM
6 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.35%) SOA
6 3 (4.35%) PDM
6 3 (4.35%) Data Management
6 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.35%) Web Development
6 3 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (2.90%) Network Management
7 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Java
1 31 (44.93%) C
1 31 (44.93%) C++
2 3 (4.35%) Python
3 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) PMP
2 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Atlassian
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.25%) VMware
6 4 (5.80%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (4.35%) Google
7 3 (4.35%) Marketo
7 3 (4.35%) Zoho
8 2 (2.90%) Red Gate
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco
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