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 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 162 189 249
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +60
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 172 148 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 1.25% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.64% 41.00% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 146 135 79
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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
527 361 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.58% 3.05% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 450 324 274
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

1 121 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (29.13%) Java
3 107 (28.08%) JavaScript
4 106 (27.82%) Degree
5 102 (26.77%) HTML
6 99 (25.98%) .NET
7 92 (24.15%) MySQL
8 89 (23.36%) SQL Server
8 89 (23.36%) CSS
9 84 (22.05%) Linux
10 82 (21.52%) SQL
11 72 (18.90%) Windows
12 70 (18.37%) E-Commerce
13 63 (16.54%) C#
14 60 (15.75%) ASP.NET
14 60 (15.75%) Web Services
15 59 (15.49%) Oracle
16 56 (14.70%) Microsoft
17 55 (14.44%) Marketing
18 51 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
18 51 (13.39%) CRM
18 51 (13.39%) Finance
19 48 (12.60%) PHP
20 46 (12.07%) UNIX
20 46 (12.07%) Telecoms
21 45 (11.81%) QA
22 44 (11.55%) TDD
23 43 (11.29%) XML
24 42 (11.02%) jQuery
25 40 (10.50%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (9.97%) IIS
2 28 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 23 (6.04%) Apache
4 10 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.84%) Drupal
6 5 (1.31%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.31%) Confluence
7 4 (1.05%) Node.js
7 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.52%) FileNet
9 2 (0.52%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.26%) Lync
10 1 (0.26%) nginx
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 28 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.79%) MS Project
2 3 (0.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (2.36%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.79%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (0.52%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.30%) IaaS
2 23 (6.04%) PaaS
3 19 (4.99%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (3.15%) Office 365
7 8 (2.10%) Heroku
8 5 (1.31%) Joyent
9 3 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.79%) Force.com
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.26%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.82%) Firewall
2 14 (3.67%) DNS
3 13 (3.41%) VPN
4 11 (2.89%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.10%) Wireless
6 6 (1.57%) IPsec
6 6 (1.57%) Network Security
6 6 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (1.57%) LDAP
6 6 (1.57%) LAN
6 6 (1.57%) WAN
6 6 (1.57%) BGP
7 3 (0.79%) SSL
7 3 (0.79%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) HTTP
8 2 (0.52%) SNMP
8 2 (0.52%) SMTP
8 2 (0.52%) SAN
8 2 (0.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (24.15%) MySQL
2 89 (23.36%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.30%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.25%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.94%) Big Data
6 14 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.36%) Redis
9 8 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.10%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.84%) DTS
10 7 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.57%) QlikView
11 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.05%) Jackrabbit
14 3 (0.79%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (6.56%) JIRA
2 19 (4.99%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.46%) Hudson
4 15 (3.94%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.67%) Subversion
6 11 (2.89%) Selenium
7 10 (2.62%) Bugzilla
7 10 (2.62%) CruiseControl
8 9 (2.36%) NUnit
9 8 (2.10%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.10%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (2.10%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.84%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.57%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.31%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.31%) JUnit
12 5 (1.31%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 55 (14.44%) Marketing
2 51 (13.39%) Finance
3 46 (12.07%) Telecoms
4 30 (7.87%) Advertising
5 21 (5.51%) Retail
6 14 (3.67%) Banking
7 11 (2.89%) Publishing
7 11 (2.89%) Billing
8 7 (1.84%) French Language
8 7 (1.84%) Games
9 5 (1.31%) German Language
10 4 (1.05%) Legal
11 3 (0.79%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 87 (22.83%) Developer
2 45 (11.81%) Architect
3 38 (9.97%) Consultant
4 23 (6.04%) PHP Developer
5 20 (5.25%) Analyst
6 19 (4.99%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (4.99%) Administrator
7 18 (4.72%) Java Developer
7 18 (4.72%) Project Manager
7 18 (4.72%) Environment Manager
8 17 (4.46%) Technical Manager
9 15 (3.94%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.67%) Account Manager
10 14 (3.67%) Development Manager
11 12 (3.15%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.15%) Applications Architect
12 11 (2.89%) Business Manager
12 11 (2.89%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (26.77%) HTML
2 99 (25.98%) .NET
3 89 (23.36%) CSS
4 60 (15.75%) ASP.NET
4 60 (15.75%) Web Services
5 43 (11.29%) XML
6 42 (11.02%) jQuery
7 34 (8.92%) REST
8 32 (8.40%) HTML5
9 23 (6.04%) CSS3
9 23 (6.04%) Ajax
10 20 (5.25%) Spring
11 19 (4.99%) WCF
12 16 (4.20%) Hibernate
13 14 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (3.67%) AngularJS
14 12 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.15%) ActiveMQ
14 12 (3.15%) .NET Framework
14 12 (3.15%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.82%) Open Source
4 23 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.41%) Kindle
6 12 (3.15%) Digital Media
6 12 (3.15%) User Experience
7 9 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.36%) FMCG
8 8 (2.10%) Physics
8 8 (2.10%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.10%) Social Media
8 8 (2.10%) Statistics
9 7 (1.84%) Replication
9 7 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.31%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.05%) Life Science
12 4 (1.05%) Learning Management System
13 3 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 84 (22.05%) Linux
2 72 (18.90%) Windows
3 46 (12.07%) UNIX
4 10 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.31%) Android
6 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.05%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.79%) CentOS
8 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) VMS
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.37%) E-Commerce
3 51 (13.39%) CRM
4 44 (11.55%) TDD
5 40 (10.50%) Scrum
6 39 (10.24%) Project Management
7 32 (8.40%) MVC
7 32 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (8.40%) Analytics
8 31 (8.14%) Configuration Management
9 27 (7.09%) OO
9 27 (7.09%) Software Engineering
10 26 (6.82%) TOGAF
11 25 (6.56%) SOA
12 24 (6.30%) ERP
13 23 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (5.77%) Unit Testing
15 20 (5.25%) BDD
15 20 (5.25%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 111 (29.13%) Java
2 107 (28.08%) JavaScript
3 82 (21.52%) SQL
4 63 (16.54%) C#
5 48 (12.60%) PHP
6 25 (6.56%) Python
7 21 (5.51%) PHP5
7 21 (5.51%) C++
8 20 (5.25%) C
9 15 (3.94%) Ruby
10 12 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.89%) Perl
12 8 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.84%) Groovy
14 6 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.05%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.79%) Scala
17 2 (0.52%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 106 (27.82%) Degree
2 10 (2.62%) MBA
3 3 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (0.79%) MCSD
3 3 (0.79%) CCNA
3 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.52%) PhD
5 1 (0.26%) CCNP
5 1 (0.26%) CISSP
5 1 (0.26%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) CISA
5 1 (0.26%) CISM
5 1 (0.26%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.81%) QA
2 21 (5.51%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.31%) Varnish
5 4 (1.05%) XenServer
6 3 (0.79%) vSphere
7 2 (0.52%) XenApp
7 2 (0.52%) Squid
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (8.66%) Nagios
2 23 (6.04%) Puppet
3 20 (5.25%) Opsview
4 19 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.57%) Cacti
6 4 (1.05%) Zenoss
6 4 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.05%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.52%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.26%) WSUS
8 1 (0.26%) SCCM
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.26%) logstash
8 1 (0.26%) Salt
8 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.26%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 59 (15.49%) Oracle
2 56 (14.70%) Microsoft
3 51 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (7.35%) VMware
5 24 (6.30%) CyberSource
6 20 (5.25%) TEOCO
7 15 (3.94%) Google
8 14 (3.67%) Cisco
9 12 (3.15%) SAP
9 12 (3.15%) Siebel
10 10 (2.62%) Adobe
11 7 (1.84%) JBoss
11 7 (1.84%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.57%) Teradata
12 6 (1.57%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (1.31%) IBM
13 5 (1.31%) NetSuite
13 5 (1.31%) Apple
14 4 (1.05%) Telerik
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holida
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum OTE £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits offered.
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive salary and benefits are offered
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago