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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 61 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 47 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.34% 2.01% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.34% 33.33% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
111 111 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.88% 6.03% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 68
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (41.33%) C++
1 31 (41.33%) C
2 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.00%) Linux
4 26 (34.67%) Python
5 17 (22.67%) OO
6 16 (21.33%) HTML
7 15 (20.00%) SQL
7 15 (20.00%) Project Management
7 15 (20.00%) Marketing
8 14 (18.67%) CSS
9 13 (17.33%) ITIL
9 13 (17.33%) .NET
9 13 (17.33%) Java
9 13 (17.33%) Android
9 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
10 12 (16.00%) CUDA
10 12 (16.00%) Degree
10 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (16.00%) Perl
11 10 (13.33%) PHP
12 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (12.00%) Advertising
12 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
13 8 (10.67%) Web Development
13 8 (10.67%) CRM
13 8 (10.67%) Benchmarking
14 7 (9.33%) Oracle

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (9.33%) Confluence
2 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.33%) DNN
4 3 (4.00%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) Drupal
5 2 (2.67%) SAP Portal
5 2 (2.67%) JBoss
5 2 (2.67%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (5.33%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (20.00%) Marketing
2 9 (12.00%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Author
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Author
6 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Programmer
7 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Python Programmer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) HTML
2 14 (18.67%) CSS
3 13 (17.33%) .NET
4 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.67%) XML
4 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.67%) jQuery
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (2.67%) HTML5
6 2 (2.67%) JSF
6 2 (2.67%) FastCGI
6 2 (2.67%) Servlets
6 2 (2.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) XSL
7 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.33%) JSON
7 1 (1.33%) LINQ
7 1 (1.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) CUDA
1 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) User Experience
4 5 (6.67%) Open Source
4 5 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.33%) Internet of Things
5 4 (5.33%) Statistics
5 4 (5.33%) Neural Network
5 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Android
2 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) OO
3 15 (20.00%) Project Management
4 13 (17.33%) ITIL
5 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
5 8 (10.67%) Web Development
5 8 (10.67%) CRM
5 8 (10.67%) Benchmarking
6 7 (9.33%) UML
6 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.33%) Scrum
6 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.33%) SABSA
7 6 (8.00%) Product Management
7 6 (8.00%) Release Management
7 6 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (8.00%) MVC
8 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) C++
1 31 (41.33%) C
2 26 (34.67%) Python
3 15 (20.00%) SQL
4 13 (17.33%) Java
5 12 (16.00%) Perl
6 10 (13.33%) PHP
7 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.00%) C#
8 6 (8.00%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.67%) ABAP
11 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) COBIT
2 5 (6.67%) QA
3 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Squid
2 1 (1.33%) Varnish
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle
1 7 (9.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (5.33%) Marketo
2 4 (5.33%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 4 (5.33%) SAP
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
3 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.67%) Ariba
3 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Dell
4 1 (1.33%) Apple
4 1 (1.33%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.33%) Fujitsu
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago