The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 173 190 227
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +37
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 177 132 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.78% 35.87% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 157 109 104
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
524 368 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.14% 3.13% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 455 318 257
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 95 (34.93%) Java
2 68 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 68 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 67 (24.63%) HTML
4 62 (22.79%) .NET
5 58 (21.32%) CRM
6 56 (20.59%) CSS
6 56 (20.59%) Finance
7 55 (20.22%) SQL
8 54 (19.85%) Windows
9 51 (18.75%) Marketing
10 49 (18.01%) Web Services
11 48 (17.65%) C#
11 48 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 47 (17.28%) MySQL
12 47 (17.28%) Linux
13 46 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (16.91%) Degree
13 46 (16.91%) jQuery
14 45 (16.54%) ASP.NET
14 45 (16.54%) Salesforce.com
15 39 (14.34%) Oracle
15 39 (14.34%) TDD
16 34 (12.50%) MVC
16 34 (12.50%) IIS
17 32 (11.76%) Scrum
18 30 (11.03%) XML
19 28 (10.29%) Tomcat
19 28 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (9.93%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (12.50%) IIS
2 28 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.51%) Apache
4 10 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.57%) Drupal
7 6 (2.21%) SAS
8 4 (1.47%) Confluence
8 4 (1.47%) CMS
9 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.74%) Node.js
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.37%) FileNet
11 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.37%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.10%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.10%) Sage 1000
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.46%) PaaS
2 13 (4.78%) IaaS
3 12 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.21%) Heroku
7 3 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.10%) Taleo
8 2 (0.74%) Force.com
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.74%) Joyent
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.09%) Firewall
2 19 (6.99%) DNS
3 17 (6.25%) VPN
4 12 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.57%) LAN
5 7 (2.57%) WAN
6 6 (2.21%) VLAN
6 6 (2.21%) BGP
6 6 (2.21%) IPsec
6 6 (2.21%) SAN
7 5 (1.84%) Internet
7 5 (1.84%) NAS
8 4 (1.47%) SSL
9 3 (1.10%) LDAP
9 3 (1.10%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.74%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.74%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.74%) Wireless
10 2 (0.74%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (17.28%) MySQL
3 17 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.78%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.94%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.94%) Big Data
8 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.21%) Redis
10 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.84%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (6.99%) JIRA
2 13 (4.78%) NUnit
3 12 (4.41%) JUnit
4 11 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.04%) Subversion
5 10 (3.68%) Ant
6 8 (2.94%) Bugzilla
6 8 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.57%) Maven
8 5 (1.84%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.47%) Selenium
10 3 (1.10%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.74%) Firebug
11 2 (0.74%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.74%) FishEye
11 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 56 (20.59%) Finance
2 51 (18.75%) Marketing
3 25 (9.19%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.88%) Banking
5 15 (5.51%) Advertising
6 13 (4.78%) Retail
7 9 (3.31%) Billing
8 8 (2.94%) French Language
9 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.84%) German Language
10 4 (1.47%) Publishing
10 4 (1.47%) Legal
10 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.74%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.74%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (25.74%) Developer
2 25 (9.19%) Consultant
3 22 (8.09%) Architect
4 18 (6.62%) Java Developer
5 13 (4.78%) Administrator
6 11 (4.04%) Development Manager
6 11 (4.04%) Product Manager
6 11 (4.04%) Team Leader
7 10 (3.68%) C# Developer
8 9 (3.31%) Senior Developer
8 9 (3.31%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.31%) Software Developer
9 8 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
9 8 (2.94%) Java Engineer
9 8 (2.94%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (2.94%) Technical Manager
9 8 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (2.94%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (24.63%) HTML
2 62 (22.79%) .NET
3 56 (20.59%) CSS
4 49 (18.01%) Web Services
5 46 (16.91%) jQuery
6 45 (16.54%) ASP.NET
7 30 (11.03%) XML
8 25 (9.19%) HTML5
9 21 (7.72%) REST
10 19 (6.99%) WCF
10 19 (6.99%) CSS3
11 18 (6.62%) Ajax
12 17 (6.25%) SOAP
12 17 (6.25%) J2EE
13 14 (5.15%) XSD
14 13 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (4.41%) RESTful
15 12 (4.41%) XSL
16 11 (4.04%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.09%) Social Media
2 19 (6.99%) Open Source
3 15 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.68%) Visualisation
6 9 (3.31%) Clustering
7 8 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.57%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.47%) FMCG
10 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.74%) PKI
11 2 (0.74%) Wiki
11 2 (0.74%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.74%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.37%) Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Handset
12 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.85%) Windows
2 47 (17.28%) Linux
3 24 (8.82%) UNIX
4 23 (8.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.21%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.21%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.47%) Android
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.10%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Debian
10 1 (0.37%) HPUX
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.32%) CRM
2 46 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (14.34%) TDD
4 34 (12.50%) MVC
5 32 (11.76%) Scrum
6 28 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (9.93%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.56%) SOA
9 25 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (8.09%) Analytics
11 21 (7.72%) Software Engineering
12 20 (7.35%) Product Management
13 19 (6.99%) ITIL
14 16 (5.88%) OO
14 16 (5.88%) Web Development
15 15 (5.51%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.51%) ETL
16 14 (5.15%) Project Management
16 14 (5.15%) Configuration Management
16 14 (5.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 95 (34.93%) Java
2 68 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 55 (20.22%) SQL
4 48 (17.65%) C#
5 12 (4.41%) PHP
6 11 (4.04%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.04%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.31%) Groovy
8 8 (2.94%) Ruby
8 8 (2.94%) Python
9 6 (2.21%) C++
10 5 (1.84%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.47%) Perl
11 4 (1.47%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.10%) C
12 3 (1.10%) VB
12 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (16.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.10%) CCNA
2 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) VCAP
3 1 (0.37%) VTSP
3 1 (0.37%) CISSP
3 1 (0.37%) CISA
3 1 (0.37%) CISM
3 1 (0.37%) NCDA
3 1 (0.37%) NCIE
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) VCDX
3 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.56%) QA
2 9 (3.31%) SLA
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.57%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.57%) XenServer
4 4 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.74%) Squid
5 2 (0.74%) Varnish
6 1 (0.37%) KVM
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (5.88%) Nagios
2 8 (2.94%) Cacti
2 8 (2.94%) Puppet
3 6 (2.21%) SmokePing
4 3 (1.10%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.74%) WSUS
5 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.37%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 48 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.54%) Salesforce.com
3 39 (14.34%) Oracle
4 18 (6.62%) VMware
5 17 (6.25%) SAP
6 15 (5.51%) NetSuite
7 12 (4.41%) Cisco
8 8 (2.94%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.57%) Apple
9 7 (2.57%) Dell
10 5 (1.84%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.84%) Citrix
10 5 (1.84%) IBM
11 4 (1.47%) Telerik
11 4 (1.47%) Google
11 4 (1.47%) Sage
11 4 (1.47%) HP
11 4 (1.47%) Siebel
11 4 (1.47%) Twitter
11 4 (1.47%) Eloqua
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55 - £70 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000-50000 +Benifits+ Life&Health+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus, high% Pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 150000 OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Private Health, Dental, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus, on cal
Posted: 9 days ago