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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 75 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 1.51% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.52% 41.27% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%
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
105 63 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.25% 3.66% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84 60 43
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £45,100
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 1 April 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 25 (43.86%) HTML
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (40.35%) CSS
4 22 (38.60%) .NET
4 22 (38.60%) Marketing
5 20 (35.09%) C
5 20 (35.09%) C++
5 20 (35.09%) Java
5 20 (35.09%) OO
6 18 (31.58%) SQL
7 16 (28.07%) Linux
8 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
8 14 (24.56%) Atlassian
8 14 (24.56%) Confluence
8 14 (24.56%) User Experience
9 11 (19.30%) ITIL
10 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.54%) PHP
10 10 (17.54%) Python
10 10 (17.54%) Degree
11 9 (15.79%) Advertising
12 8 (14.04%) Perl
12 8 (14.04%) Windows
12 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
12 8 (14.04%) CRM
12 8 (14.04%) Scrum
12 8 (14.04%) Web Development
13 7 (12.28%) C#
13 7 (12.28%) Oracle
13 7 (12.28%) MVC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 14 (24.56%) Confluence
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) Drupal
3 3 (5.26%) Lync
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Portal
4 2 (3.51%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.26%) PaaS
1 3 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) VoIP
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (38.60%) Marketing
2 9 (15.79%) Advertising
3 4 (7.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Author
2 15 (26.32%) Technical Author
3 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Administrator
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support
7 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) HTML
2 23 (40.35%) CSS
3 22 (38.60%) .NET
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.53%) jQuery
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.77%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (3.51%) HTML5
7 2 (3.51%) FastCGI
7 2 (3.51%) Servlets
7 2 (3.51%) Web Services
7 2 (3.51%) JSF
8 1 (1.75%) Ajax
8 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.75%) JSON
8 1 (1.75%) LINQ
8 1 (1.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) User Experience
2 6 (10.53%) Open Source
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Internet of Things
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.02%) Statistics
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.75%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) Android
4 5 (8.77%) UNIX
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) OO
3 11 (19.30%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) CRM
4 8 (14.04%) Scrum
4 8 (14.04%) Web Development
5 7 (12.28%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.28%) MVC
6 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) ETL
8 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.02%) MapReduce
8 4 (7.02%) Change Control
8 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.02%) Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) User Stories
9 3 (5.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) C++
1 20 (35.09%) Java
1 20 (35.09%) C
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) Python
3 10 (17.54%) PHP
4 8 (14.04%) Perl
5 7 (12.28%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.51%) ABAP
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) Varnish
3 1 (1.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Atlassian
2 7 (12.28%) VMware
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) SAP
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Red Gate
3 4 (7.02%) Marketo
4 3 (5.26%) Apple
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Dell
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.51%) Ariba
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
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