The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 66 67 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.13% 1.67% 4.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.69% 27.45% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 26
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
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
51 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.18% 6.10% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 56
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) JBoss
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) JUnit
4 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) Java EE
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Mule
4 4 (23.53%) JPA
4 4 (23.53%) TestNG
4 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) PaaS
4 4 (23.53%) BDD

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 4 (23.53%) Mule
2 4 (23.53%) Mule ESB
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) IaaS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (23.53%) PaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
1 4 (23.53%) TestNG
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Java Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Information
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Camel
2 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Java EE
2 4 (23.53%) JPA
2 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 4 (23.53%) Spring Integration
2 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development
6 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CRISC
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) HP