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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 178 169 244
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +75
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 147 178 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 1.49% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.43% 45.99% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 131 162 83
Average salary £57,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
536 387 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.82% 3.23% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 475 348 264
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 £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 October 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 23 October 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.

1 101 (30.15%) Degree
2 100 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (26.87%) Java
4 83 (24.78%) JavaScript
4 83 (24.78%) HTML
5 78 (23.28%) .NET
6 76 (22.69%) MySQL
7 72 (21.49%) Linux
8 69 (20.60%) CSS
9 68 (20.30%) SQL Server
9 68 (20.30%) SQL
10 65 (19.40%) E-Commerce
11 58 (17.31%) Windows
11 58 (17.31%) Marketing
12 53 (15.82%) PHP
13 50 (14.93%) Microsoft
14 48 (14.33%) C#
15 47 (14.03%) Oracle
16 44 (13.13%) CRM
16 44 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (12.54%) Project Management
17 42 (12.54%) Finance
18 41 (12.24%) Web Services
18 41 (12.24%) ASP.NET
19 40 (11.94%) XML
20 37 (11.04%) Telecoms
21 36 (10.75%) UNIX
22 34 (10.15%) Analytics
23 33 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
24 31 (9.25%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 27 (8.06%) IIS
2 17 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.78%) Apache
4 10 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.79%) Drupal
6 5 (1.49%) JBoss
6 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.19%) Node.js
8 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.30%) Lync
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.30%) FileNet
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.90%) MS Project
2 3 (0.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.30%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.49%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.90%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.30%) Magento
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.57%) IaaS
1 22 (6.57%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (5.97%) PaaS
3 16 (4.78%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (3.28%) Office 365
6 5 (1.49%) Joyent
6 5 (1.49%) Heroku
7 3 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.60%) Force.com
9 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.30%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.36%) Firewall
2 10 (2.99%) DNS
3 9 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.69%) VPN
4 6 (1.79%) Network Security
4 6 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (1.79%) Wireless
4 6 (1.79%) LDAP
5 4 (1.19%) LAN
5 4 (1.19%) WAN
5 4 (1.19%) BGP
6 3 (0.90%) SAN
6 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.60%) VLAN
7 2 (0.60%) IPsec
7 2 (0.60%) DHCP
7 2 (0.60%) OSPF
8 1 (0.30%) DSL
8 1 (0.30%) HTTP
8 1 (0.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.69%) MySQL
2 68 (20.30%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.57%) MongoDB
4 15 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.48%) Big Data
5 8 (2.39%) Redis
6 7 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.79%) QlikView
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.49%) DTS
8 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.19%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.90%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 18 (5.37%) Hudson
3 15 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.48%) JIRA
4 11 (3.28%) Subversion
4 11 (3.28%) CruiseControl
5 10 (2.99%) Selenium
6 8 (2.39%) Bugzilla
7 7 (2.09%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (2.09%) LoadRunner
7 7 (2.09%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.49%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.49%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.90%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.90%) Mocha
10 3 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 58 (17.31%) Marketing
2 42 (12.54%) Finance
3 37 (11.04%) Telecoms
4 29 (8.66%) Advertising
5 17 (5.07%) Retail
6 9 (2.69%) Publishing
6 9 (2.69%) French Language
7 8 (2.39%) Billing
8 7 (2.09%) German Language
9 6 (1.79%) Banking
9 6 (1.79%) Games
10 5 (1.49%) Italian Language
11 4 (1.19%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.90%) Legal
13 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.60%) Law
13 2 (0.60%) Back Office
13 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (22.69%) Developer
2 42 (12.54%) Architect
3 39 (11.64%) Consultant
4 25 (7.46%) PHP Developer
5 20 (5.97%) Administrator
6 19 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (5.67%) Analyst
7 18 (5.37%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (4.78%) Java Developer
9 14 (4.18%) Account Manager
9 14 (4.18%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.88%) Technical Manager
11 11 (3.28%) Business Analyst
12 10 (2.99%) Environment Manager
12 10 (2.99%) Applications Architect
12 10 (2.99%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.69%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (2.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 8 (2.39%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (24.78%) HTML
2 78 (23.28%) .NET
3 69 (20.60%) CSS
4 41 (12.24%) Web Services
4 41 (12.24%) ASP.NET
5 40 (11.94%) XML
6 26 (7.76%) jQuery
7 23 (6.87%) REST
8 21 (6.27%) HTML5
9 20 (5.97%) Ajax
10 19 (5.67%) Spring
11 15 (4.48%) Hibernate
12 14 (4.18%) CSS3
13 12 (3.58%) AngularJS
13 12 (3.58%) J2EE
14 11 (3.28%) XSLT
14 11 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (2.99%) WCF
15 10 (2.99%) XSD
16 9 (2.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.36%) Open Source
4 26 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.18%) Kindle
6 12 (3.58%) Digital Media
7 10 (2.99%) User Experience
8 9 (2.69%) Statistics
8 9 (2.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.39%) Physics
10 7 (2.09%) Replication
11 6 (1.79%) FMCG
11 6 (1.79%) Social Media
11 6 (1.79%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.49%) Taxonomies
13 4 (1.19%) Life Science
13 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.90%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.49%) Linux
2 58 (17.31%) Windows
3 36 (10.75%) UNIX
4 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.30%) VMS
9 1 (0.30%) Android
9 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.40%) E-Commerce
3 44 (13.13%) CRM
4 42 (12.54%) Project Management
5 34 (10.15%) Analytics
6 28 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (7.46%) TOGAF
8 24 (7.16%) Scrum
9 23 (6.87%) MVC
9 23 (6.87%) ERP
10 22 (6.57%) Configuration Management
10 22 (6.57%) TDD
11 21 (6.27%) Web Analytics
11 21 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (5.97%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.97%) BDD
13 19 (5.67%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.67%) OO
13 19 (5.67%) SOA
14 15 (4.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.87%) Java
2 83 (24.78%) JavaScript
3 68 (20.30%) SQL
4 53 (15.82%) PHP
5 48 (14.33%) C#
6 29 (8.66%) Python
7 24 (7.16%) PHP5
8 20 (5.97%) C++
8 20 (5.97%) C
9 13 (3.88%) Perl
10 12 (3.58%) Ruby
11 9 (2.69%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.09%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.49%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.90%) VB
15 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.90%) Scala
16 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (30.15%) Degree
2 11 (3.28%) MBA
3 3 (0.90%) MCSD
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.60%) PhD
5 1 (0.30%) VCP5
5 1 (0.30%) MCP
5 1 (0.30%) CISSP
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.30%) CCNP
5 1 (0.30%) CCNA
5 1 (0.30%) CISA
5 1 (0.30%) CISM
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.96%) QA
2 22 (6.57%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.37%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.49%) Varnish
5 4 (1.19%) vSphere
6 2 (0.60%) XenApp
6 2 (0.60%) XenServer
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (7.46%) Nagios
2 24 (7.16%) Puppet
3 22 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.88%) Opsview
5 4 (1.19%) Zenoss
5 4 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.60%) Cacti
6 2 (0.60%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.30%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.30%) Oozie
7 1 (0.30%) Salt
7 1 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.30%) SCCM
7 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 47 (14.03%) Oracle
3 33 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (7.76%) VMware
5 17 (5.07%) CyberSource
6 16 (4.78%) Google
7 13 (3.88%) TEOCO
8 12 (3.58%) SAP
9 10 (2.99%) Siebel
10 9 (2.69%) Cisco
11 8 (2.39%) Adobe
12 6 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (1.79%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.19%) Omniture
13 4 (1.19%) Teradata
13 4 (1.19%) IBM
13 4 (1.19%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.19%) Business Objects
14 3 (0.90%) Sencha
14 3 (0.90%) Citrix
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £6000 - £70000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Equity!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £70 per annum + +bonus +benefits
Posted: 23 days ago