The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 190 205 216
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 136 133 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.25% 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.37% 32.28% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 126 116 94
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -32.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
558 412 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.14% 3.52% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 512 370 292
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the City of London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 74 (24.10%) Java
1 74 (24.10%) Degree
2 72 (23.45%) Linux
2 72 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (21.50%) MySQL
4 62 (20.20%) JavaScript
5 59 (19.22%) HTML
5 59 (19.22%) SQL Server
6 58 (18.89%) .NET
7 54 (17.59%) SQL
8 49 (15.96%) Finance
9 46 (14.98%) Oracle
9 46 (14.98%) E-Commerce
10 45 (14.66%) Windows
10 45 (14.66%) CSS
11 42 (13.68%) Project Management
12 41 (13.36%) PHP
12 41 (13.36%) Web Services
13 39 (12.70%) Telecoms
14 38 (12.38%) Firewall
14 38 (12.38%) XML
14 38 (12.38%) C#
15 37 (12.05%) Marketing
16 35 (11.40%) Python
16 35 (11.40%) Salesforce.com
17 33 (10.75%) Microsoft
17 33 (10.75%) Open Source
18 32 (10.42%) CRM
18 32 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (9.77%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (5.86%) IIS
2 15 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.56%) Apache
4 9 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.30%) Node.js
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.65%) Drupal
8 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.33%) Mule
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) nginx
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.63%) Workday HCM
3 4 (1.30%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.45%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (8.79%) IaaS
3 24 (7.82%) PaaS
4 19 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (4.56%) Office 365
7 5 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.30%) Heroku
9 3 (0.98%) GitHub
10 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.33%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.33%) Joyent
11 1 (0.33%) Taleo
11 1 (0.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.38%) Firewall
2 15 (4.89%) VPN
3 7 (2.28%) DNS
3 7 (2.28%) LDAP
3 7 (2.28%) Wireless
3 7 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.95%) Network Security
4 6 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.95%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (1.95%) WAN
5 5 (1.63%) MPLS
6 3 (0.98%) SAN
6 3 (0.98%) Internet
6 3 (0.98%) LAN
7 2 (0.65%) SMS
7 2 (0.65%) DHCP
7 2 (0.65%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) OSPF
7 2 (0.65%) BGP
7 2 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (21.50%) MySQL
2 59 (19.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.56%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.58%) Big Data
4 11 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.26%) QlikView
6 5 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.30%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.98%) Impala
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) HBase
8 3 (0.98%) Redis
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (0.98%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.19%) Hudson
3 13 (4.23%) JIRA
4 11 (3.58%) CruiseControl
5 10 (3.26%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.28%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.28%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.28%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.28%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.63%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.63%) Subversion
7 5 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.98%) Selenium
8 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.98%) Mocha
8 3 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.98%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.33%) Grunt
9 1 (0.33%) YourKit
General
1 49 (15.96%) Finance
2 39 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 37 (12.05%) Marketing
4 19 (6.19%) Retail
5 16 (5.21%) Advertising
6 10 (3.26%) Legal
7 9 (2.93%) Publishing
7 9 (2.93%) Banking
8 8 (2.61%) Law
9 7 (2.28%) Billing
10 6 (1.95%) French Language
11 5 (1.63%) German Language
11 5 (1.63%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.30%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.65%) Front Office
14 2 (0.65%) Back Office
14 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (20.52%) Developer
2 37 (12.05%) Architect
3 36 (11.73%) Consultant
4 28 (9.12%) Administrator
5 26 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (6.51%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.51%) PHP Developer
7 18 (5.86%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (5.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 16 (5.21%) Analyst
10 13 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.91%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.58%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (3.26%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.26%) Java Developer
14 9 (2.93%) .NET Developer
14 9 (2.93%) Account Manager
15 8 (2.61%) Support Analyst
15 8 (2.61%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (19.22%) HTML
2 58 (18.89%) .NET
3 45 (14.66%) CSS
4 41 (13.36%) Web Services
5 38 (12.38%) XML
6 30 (9.77%) ASP.NET
7 19 (6.19%) REST
8 13 (4.23%) HTML5
9 12 (3.91%) J2EE
9 12 (3.91%) Spring
9 12 (3.91%) jQuery
10 10 (3.26%) SAML
10 10 (3.26%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.61%) XSD
11 8 (2.61%) XSLT
11 8 (2.61%) JSON
12 7 (2.28%) LAMP
12 7 (2.28%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.95%) Ajax
13 6 (1.95%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.75%) Open Source
2 32 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.49%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (7.17%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.58%) Social Media
5 11 (3.58%) Kindle
6 10 (3.26%) Replication
7 9 (2.93%) FMCG
8 6 (1.95%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.95%) User Experience
9 5 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.30%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.30%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.30%) Life Science
10 4 (1.30%) Derivative
11 3 (0.98%) Blog
11 3 (0.98%) GIS
11 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 72 (23.45%) Linux
2 45 (14.66%) Windows
3 29 (9.45%) UNIX
4 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.98%) E-Commerce
3 42 (13.68%) Project Management
4 32 (10.42%) CRM
5 30 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (7.17%) Analytics
7 21 (6.84%) Information Management
8 20 (6.51%) Business Development
8 20 (6.51%) PRINCE2
9 18 (5.86%) ITIL
9 18 (5.86%) OO
9 18 (5.86%) MVC
9 18 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (5.86%) TOGAF
10 16 (5.21%) Software Engineering
10 16 (5.21%) DevOps
10 16 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 15 (4.89%) Scrum
11 15 (4.89%) Migration
11 15 (4.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.10%) Java
2 62 (20.20%) JavaScript
3 54 (17.59%) SQL
4 41 (13.36%) PHP
5 38 (12.38%) C#
6 35 (11.40%) Python
7 28 (9.12%) C
8 19 (6.19%) Perl
9 18 (5.86%) PHP5
10 16 (5.21%) C++
11 10 (3.26%) Ruby
12 8 (2.61%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.28%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.63%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.63%) Scala
16 4 (1.30%) VB
17 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (24.10%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) MBA
3 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PhD
5 2 (0.65%) ISEB
5 2 (0.65%) CISSP
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CCNP
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) CISA
6 1 (0.33%) CISM
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.19%) ISO 9001
1 19 (6.19%) QA
2 8 (2.61%) SLA
3 6 (1.95%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.65%) XenApp
4 2 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Varnish
5 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.33%) XenServer
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (8.47%) Nagios
1 26 (8.47%) Puppet
2 24 (7.82%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.61%) Opsview
4 4 (1.30%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.33%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (0.33%) logstash
5 1 (0.33%) Kibana
5 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (14.98%) Oracle
2 35 (11.40%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (10.75%) Microsoft
4 23 (7.49%) VMware
5 18 (5.86%) SAP
6 12 (3.91%) CyberSource
7 10 (3.26%) Google
8 9 (2.93%) Cisco
9 8 (2.61%) Siebel
9 8 (2.61%) TEOCO
10 6 (1.95%) Adobe
10 6 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (1.63%) Omniture
12 4 (1.30%) Coremetrics
12 4 (1.30%) Cognos
12 4 (1.30%) Citrix
12 4 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.30%) Birst
13 3 (0.98%) Juniper
13 3 (0.98%) Informatica
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20k OTE & share options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago