The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 70 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 14 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.65% 4.54% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.15% 49.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
41 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.83% 9.23% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 57 18
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cardiff region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Cardiff

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) Python
4 10 (38.46%) HTTP
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (34.62%) Public Cloud
5 9 (34.62%) UNIX
6 8 (30.77%) Perl
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
7 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
7 7 (26.92%) Haskell
7 7 (26.92%) Erlang
7 7 (26.92%) SDLC
7 7 (26.92%) Functional Programming
7 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
7 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
7 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Snort
7 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) C
7 7 (26.92%) C++
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) Lisp
7 7 (26.92%) ETL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) HTTP
3 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (19.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 5 (19.23%) Riak
2 5 (19.23%) Voldemort
3 2 (7.69%) SQLite
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Release Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Network Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Network Operations Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
1 1 (3.85%) CSS3
1 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Public Cloud
2 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
2 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Grid Computing
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ETL
1 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
1 7 (26.92%) Functional Programming
1 7 (26.92%) SDLC
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) MapReduce
3 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
3 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Data Security
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) People Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Lisp
3 7 (26.92%) Haskell
3 7 (26.92%) Erlang
3 7 (26.92%) C
3 7 (26.92%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) SystemTap
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Snort
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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