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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 73 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 42 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.81% 1.07% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.59% 26.39% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £45,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
118 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.90% 4.04% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 64 55
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 27 April 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 30 (42.86%) C++
1 30 (42.86%) C
2 28 (40.00%) Linux
3 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.43%) Python
5 20 (28.57%) OO
5 20 (28.57%) HTML
6 19 (27.14%) Marketing
7 18 (25.71%) CSS
8 17 (24.29%) Java
8 17 (24.29%) SQL
8 17 (24.29%) .NET
9 15 (21.43%) Android
10 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
11 11 (15.71%) User Experience
11 11 (15.71%) Confluence
11 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
11 11 (15.71%) Atlassian
11 11 (15.71%) Perl
11 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
11 11 (15.71%) ITIL
12 10 (14.29%) PHP
12 10 (14.29%) Degree
13 9 (12.86%) CUDA
13 9 (12.86%) Open Source
13 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
13 9 (12.86%) Project Management
13 9 (12.86%) Advertising
14 8 (11.43%) Windows

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 11 (15.71%) Confluence
2 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) DNN
3 3 (4.29%) Drupal
3 3 (4.29%) Lync
3 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Portal
4 2 (2.86%) JBoss
4 2 (2.86%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (5.71%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.86%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.29%) PaaS
2 3 (4.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.29%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.86%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (27.14%) Marketing
2 9 (12.86%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Developer
2 11 (15.71%) Author
2 11 (15.71%) Technical Author
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) HTML
2 18 (25.71%) CSS
3 17 (24.29%) .NET
4 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.14%) jQuery
4 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.14%) XML
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (2.86%) HTML5
6 2 (2.86%) FastCGI
6 2 (2.86%) Servlets
6 2 (2.86%) Web Services
6 2 (2.86%) JSF
7 1 (1.43%) Ajax
7 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.43%) JSON
7 1 (1.43%) LINQ
7 1 (1.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
1 11 (15.71%) User Experience
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Open Source
2 9 (12.86%) CUDA
3 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.71%) Statistics
3 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.71%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.29%) Neural Network
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Android
3 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.43%) Windows
5 5 (7.14%) UNIX
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) OO
3 11 (15.71%) ITIL
4 9 (12.86%) Project Management
5 8 (11.43%) CRM
5 8 (11.43%) Web Development
6 7 (10.00%) Scrum
6 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 6 (8.57%) MVC
7 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.57%) Benchmarking
8 5 (7.14%) Release Management
9 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) TDD
9 4 (5.71%) ETL
9 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.71%) MapReduce
9 4 (5.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) C
1 30 (42.86%) C++
2 22 (31.43%) Python
3 17 (24.29%) Java
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) Perl
5 10 (14.29%) PHP
6 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.57%) C#
9 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
10 4 (5.71%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.86%) ABAP
12 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.43%) PMP
3 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) Varnish
3 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Atlassian
2 7 (10.00%) VMware
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) SAP
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) Marketo
4 3 (4.29%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 3 (4.29%) Red Gate
4 3 (4.29%) Apple
4 3 (4.29%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Dell
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.86%) Ariba
5 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) Fujitsu
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