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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 189 203 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 127 144 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.19% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.42% 38.10% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 116 124 105
Average salary £59,000 £36,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.88% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £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
520 378 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.72% 3.13% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 468 343 279
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 86 (27.30%) Degree
2 85 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (26.03%) Java
4 79 (25.08%) Linux
5 75 (23.81%) MySQL
6 73 (23.17%) SQL Server
7 70 (22.22%) .NET
7 70 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 70 (22.22%) HTML
8 60 (19.05%) SQL
9 58 (18.41%) CSS
10 57 (18.10%) Windows
11 49 (15.56%) Oracle
11 49 (15.56%) E-Commerce
12 48 (15.24%) Finance
13 46 (14.60%) Project Management
13 46 (14.60%) PHP
14 44 (13.97%) C#
14 44 (13.97%) Marketing
15 42 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 41 (13.02%) Web Services
16 41 (13.02%) Telecoms
17 40 (12.70%) XML
17 40 (12.70%) ASP.NET
17 40 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (11.43%) UNIX
18 36 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
19 35 (11.11%) Firewall
19 35 (11.11%) CRM
20 34 (10.79%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 25 (7.94%) IIS
2 19 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.40%) Apache
4 10 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.59%) Node.js
7 4 (1.27%) JBoss
7 4 (1.27%) Drupal
8 3 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.32%) CMS
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.59%) Workday HCM
3 4 (1.27%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (7.94%) PaaS
2 25 (7.94%) IaaS
3 19 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (4.76%) Office 365
6 11 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.59%) Heroku
8 3 (0.95%) Joyent
9 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.32%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.32%) Taleo
10 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.11%) Firewall
2 12 (3.81%) VPN
3 9 (2.86%) DNS
3 9 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.22%) LDAP
5 6 (1.90%) Wireless
5 6 (1.90%) Network Security
5 6 (1.90%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.95%) BGP
7 3 (0.95%) LAN
7 3 (0.95%) WAN
7 3 (0.95%) SAN
8 2 (0.63%) DHCP
8 2 (0.63%) OSPF
8 2 (0.63%) VLAN
9 1 (0.32%) NAS
9 1 (0.32%) DSL
9 1 (0.32%) IPsec
9 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.81%) MySQL
2 73 (23.17%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.03%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.13%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.81%) Big Data
6 10 (3.17%) QlikView
7 6 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.90%) Redis
8 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.27%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (0.95%) HBase
10 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.95%) Impala
Development Applications
1 20 (6.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (5.71%) Hudson
3 13 (4.13%) JIRA
4 12 (3.81%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.49%) CruiseControl
6 7 (2.22%) Subversion
6 7 (2.22%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.22%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.90%) Selenium
8 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.95%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.95%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.95%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.95%) Mocha
9 3 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.95%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 48 (15.24%) Finance
2 44 (13.97%) Marketing
3 41 (13.02%) Telecoms
4 26 (8.25%) Advertising
5 17 (5.40%) Retail
6 9 (2.86%) Publishing
7 8 (2.54%) Banking
8 7 (2.22%) Billing
8 7 (2.22%) Legal
9 5 (1.59%) French Language
9 5 (1.59%) German Language
10 4 (1.27%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.27%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.27%) Games
10 4 (1.27%) Law
11 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.63%) Front Office
11 2 (0.63%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (21.27%) Developer
2 40 (12.70%) Architect
3 36 (11.43%) Consultant
4 25 (7.94%) Administrator
5 23 (7.30%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 19 (6.03%) Analyst
8 14 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.44%) .NET Developer
8 14 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (4.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (4.13%) Java Developer
10 12 (3.81%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.81%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (3.49%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.17%) Account Manager
13 9 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (2.86%) Applications Support
13 9 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.22%) HTML
1 70 (22.22%) .NET
2 58 (18.41%) CSS
3 41 (13.02%) Web Services
4 40 (12.70%) XML
4 40 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 21 (6.67%) jQuery
5 21 (6.67%) REST
6 18 (5.71%) HTML5
7 16 (5.08%) Spring
8 15 (4.76%) J2EE
9 13 (4.13%) Ajax
10 12 (3.81%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.81%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (3.17%) CSS3
12 10 (3.17%) SAML
12 10 (3.17%) XSD
12 10 (3.17%) XSLT
13 8 (2.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.84%) Open Source
3 30 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.44%) Kindle
6 11 (3.49%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.86%) Social Media
8 8 (2.54%) FMCG
8 8 (2.54%) Statistics
8 8 (2.54%) User Experience
9 7 (2.22%) Replication
9 7 (2.22%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.22%) Physics
10 6 (1.90%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.59%) Derivative
12 4 (1.27%) Life Science
12 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.27%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.08%) Linux
2 57 (18.10%) Windows
3 36 (11.43%) UNIX
4 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (15.56%) E-Commerce
3 46 (14.60%) Project Management
4 35 (11.11%) CRM
5 32 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (7.30%) Analytics
7 22 (6.98%) MVC
8 20 (6.35%) TOGAF
8 20 (6.35%) Software Engineering
9 19 (6.03%) Business Development
9 19 (6.03%) Information Management
9 19 (6.03%) Configuration Management
10 18 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (5.40%) SOA
11 17 (5.40%) OO
12 16 (5.08%) ERP
12 16 (5.08%) ITIL
12 16 (5.08%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.76%) DevOps
13 15 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 82 (26.03%) Java
2 70 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 60 (19.05%) SQL
4 46 (14.60%) PHP
5 44 (13.97%) C#
6 34 (10.79%) Python
7 26 (8.25%) C
8 21 (6.67%) PHP5
9 18 (5.71%) C++
10 17 (5.40%) Perl
11 12 (3.81%) Ruby
12 8 (2.54%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.90%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.27%) VB
16 3 (0.95%) Scala
16 3 (0.95%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.32%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (27.30%) Degree
2 7 (2.22%) MBA
3 3 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.95%) MCSD
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.63%) PMP
4 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.32%) CCNP
5 1 (0.32%) CCNA
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) CISSP
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.32%) CISA
5 1 (0.32%) CISM
5 1 (0.32%) VCP4
5 1 (0.32%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.30%) QA
2 22 (6.98%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.54%) SLA
4 6 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.95%) vSphere
4 3 (0.95%) Varnish
5 2 (0.63%) XenApp
5 2 (0.63%) XenServer
6 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (8.89%) Nagios
2 26 (8.25%) Puppet
3 24 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.81%) Opsview
5 4 (1.27%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.32%) Cacti
7 1 (0.32%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.32%) Oozie
7 1 (0.32%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.32%) logstash
7 1 (0.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 49 (15.56%) Oracle
2 42 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (8.25%) VMware
5 18 (5.71%) SAP
6 16 (5.08%) CyberSource
7 13 (4.13%) Google
8 12 (3.81%) TEOCO
9 8 (2.54%) Siebel
9 8 (2.54%) Cisco
10 6 (1.90%) PeopleSoft
10 6 (1.90%) Adobe
11 5 (1.59%) Omniture
12 4 (1.27%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.27%) Coremetrics
12 4 (1.27%) Cognos
12 4 (1.27%) Citrix
12 4 (1.27%) Birst
13 3 (0.95%) Juniper
13 3 (0.95%) Informatica
City of London
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 2k bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago