The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.82% 0.53% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 78.57% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £69,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
SaaS
Gloucestershire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.86% 2.65% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 28
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 18 (90.00%) Web Services
1 18 (90.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (45.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (20.00%) System Testing
8 4 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (20.00%) VBScript
8 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
10 1 (5.00%) Retail
10 1 (5.00%) Ajax
10 1 (5.00%) jQuery
10 1 (5.00%) Time Management
10 1 (5.00%) Relational Database

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Applications Support
2 10 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior
6 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
1 18 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Time Management
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle