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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 55 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.30% - 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.39% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
31 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.75% 3.96% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 2
Average salary £32,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 23 January 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 17 (60.71%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) Perl
4 13 (46.43%) HTTP
4 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 13 (46.43%) Welsh Language
5 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 7 (25.00%) VLAN
8 7 (25.00%) Time Management
8 7 (25.00%) CentOS
9 6 (21.43%) tcpdump
9 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (21.43%) Nessus
9 6 (21.43%) UNIX
10 5 (17.86%) CSS
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.86%) JSON
10 5 (17.86%) User Experience
10 5 (17.86%) Google
10 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (17.86%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) HTTP
2 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.00%) VLAN
4 6 (21.43%) tcpdump
4 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.71%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (10.71%) VPLS
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 3 (10.71%) SSL
7 2 (7.14%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) UI Developer
2 5 (17.86%) UI Programmer
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) JSON
1 5 (17.86%) HTML5
1 5 (17.86%) CSS3
1 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
1 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
1 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Grid Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) CentOS
4 6 (21.43%) UNIX
5 4 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (25.00%) Time Management
2 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
2 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) OWASP
3 3 (10.71%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) ECMAScript
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) Erlang
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Nmap
3 3 (10.71%) XenServer
4 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 2 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Nessus
2 4 (14.29%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago