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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 82 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 27 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.56% 3.05% 2.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.84% 60.00% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 43
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,150 £45,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
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
97 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.61% 5.08% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (56.25%) HTML
2 33 (51.56%) .NET
3 31 (48.44%) CSS
4 26 (40.63%) Visual Studio
4 26 (40.63%) Atlassian
5 24 (37.50%) Java
6 23 (35.94%) Marketing
7 22 (34.38%) C
7 22 (34.38%) C++
7 22 (34.38%) OO
8 21 (32.81%) Confluence
8 21 (32.81%) User Experience
9 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (25.00%) ITIL
11 16 (25.00%) Red Gate
12 15 (23.44%) MS Office
12 15 (23.44%) Line Management
13 14 (21.88%) Windows
13 14 (21.88%) Linux
13 14 (21.88%) Android
14 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (20.31%) VMware
14 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
14 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (20.31%) Open Source
15 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
16 11 (17.19%) MVC
16 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
17 10 (15.63%) C#

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (32.81%) Confluence
2 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.50%) Lync
4 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) JBoss
6 2 (3.13%) Apache
6 2 (3.13%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.13%) SAP Portal
7 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Office
2 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) PaaS
1 10 (15.63%) IaaS
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.81%) Office 365
5 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) LAN
1 10 (15.63%) WAN
2 6 (9.38%) Internet
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.69%) VPN
3 3 (4.69%) VoIP
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) Big Data
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) NUnit
2 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) ReSharper
2 5 (7.81%) Selenium
2 5 (7.81%) NuGet
2 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
2 5 (7.81%) Moq
2 5 (7.81%) Ranorex
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) Firebug
5 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.56%) Grunt
5 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (35.94%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Publishing
3 4 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Author
1 22 (34.38%) Technical Author
2 10 (15.63%) Service Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Developer
2 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) Applications Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
5 3 (4.69%) IT Support
5 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (1.56%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (56.25%) HTML
2 33 (51.56%) .NET
3 31 (48.44%) CSS
4 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (15.63%) HTML5
4 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.38%) jQuery
6 5 (7.81%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.69%) XML
8 2 (3.13%) Servlets
8 2 (3.13%) FastCGI
8 2 (3.13%) JSF
9 1 (1.56%) LESS
9 1 (1.56%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (1.56%) RESTful
9 1 (1.56%) REST
9 1 (1.56%) DOM
9 1 (1.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) User Experience
2 13 (20.31%) Open Source
3 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.25%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
1 14 (21.88%) Android
2 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Phone
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) OO
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) ITIL
4 15 (23.44%) Line Management
5 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
6 11 (17.19%) MVC
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.94%) CRM
9 6 (9.38%) Web Development
10 5 (7.81%) Service Management
11 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.69%) ERP
11 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Network Management
11 3 (4.69%) Change Control
12 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.13%) Release Management
12 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
12 2 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) C
2 22 (34.38%) C++
3 10 (15.63%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) ABAP
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.56%) MCP
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Atlassian
2 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.00%) Red Gate
4 13 (20.31%) VMware
5 10 (15.63%) Apple
5 10 (15.63%) HP
5 10 (15.63%) Dell
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) Epiphany
7 5 (7.81%) Rackspace
8 4 (6.25%) SAP
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco
9 3 (4.69%) Marketo
10 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.13%) Ariba
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