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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 159 160 203
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 162 188 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.60% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.02% 27.09% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 122 154 117
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,450 £71,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
809 694 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.30% 5.92% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 675 558 391
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 £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
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 31 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 122 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (27.33%) Oracle
3 81 (23.55%) Finance
4 80 (23.26%) Project Management
5 76 (22.09%) CRM
6 74 (21.51%) Java
7 72 (20.93%) MySQL
8 71 (20.64%) .NET
9 70 (20.35%) Degree
10 65 (18.90%) HTML
11 61 (17.73%) C#
12 54 (15.70%) Analytics
13 49 (14.24%) PHP
14 48 (13.95%) Linux
15 46 (13.37%) Marketing
16 41 (11.92%) E-Commerce
17 38 (11.05%) C
17 38 (11.05%) Coaching
18 37 (10.76%) C++
18 37 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (10.76%) TDD
18 37 (10.76%) Retail
19 36 (10.47%) ERP
20 35 (10.17%) Microsoft
21 33 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
21 33 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (9.59%) JavaScript
22 32 (9.30%) Data Centre
23 31 (9.01%) OO
24 29 (8.43%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 19 (5.52%) Apache
2 16 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.65%) IIS
3 9 (2.62%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.33%) Node.js
5 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.45%) Jetty
7 4 (1.16%) CMS
8 3 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.58%) JBoss
9 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Agresso
2 3 (0.87%) Primavera
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.58%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.29%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.81%) PaaS
2 16 (4.65%) IaaS
3 12 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.03%) Office 365
6 4 (1.16%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.58%) Force.com
8 2 (0.58%) GitHub
9 1 (0.29%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.94%) Firewall
2 12 (3.49%) SAN
3 10 (2.91%) DNS
4 8 (2.33%) Network Security
4 8 (2.33%) Internet
5 7 (2.03%) WAN
6 6 (1.74%) VPN
7 4 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.87%) LDAP
9 2 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.58%) SSL
9 2 (0.58%) SMS
9 2 (0.58%) HTTP
10 1 (0.29%) Multicast
10 1 (0.29%) LAN
10 1 (0.29%) NetScreen
10 1 (0.29%) 3G
10 1 (0.29%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.29%) Junos
10 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.93%) MySQL
2 28 (8.14%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.52%) RDBMS
4 19 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.94%) Big Data
6 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Power View
7 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.87%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.29%) Mahout
11 1 (0.29%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 18 (5.23%) Selenium
2 13 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.20%) Cucumber
4 9 (2.62%) Maven
5 8 (2.33%) RSpec
5 8 (2.33%) JIRA
6 6 (1.74%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.16%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.16%) Spock
8 3 (0.87%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.87%) Gradle
9 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.58%) JUnit
9 2 (0.58%) Grunt
10 1 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.29%) JSHint
10 1 (0.29%) Bower
10 1 (0.29%) WebStorm
General
1 81 (23.55%) Finance
2 46 (13.37%) Marketing
3 37 (10.76%) Retail
4 17 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.20%) Law
6 10 (2.91%) Banking
7 6 (1.74%) German Language
7 6 (1.74%) Back Office
7 6 (1.74%) Games
7 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.45%) Swedish Language
8 5 (1.45%) Danish Language
9 4 (1.16%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.16%) French Language
9 4 (1.16%) Advertising
9 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.87%) Front Office
10 3 (0.87%) Billing
10 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (18.60%) Developer
2 41 (11.92%) Consultant
3 34 (9.88%) Analyst
4 30 (8.72%) Project Manager
5 29 (8.43%) Architect
6 27 (7.85%) Senior Manager
7 25 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 22 (6.40%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.10%) Oracle Consultant
10 20 (5.81%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.65%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
12 15 (4.36%) Product Manager
13 13 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (3.49%) CRM Manager
14 12 (3.49%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 11 (3.20%) Cloud Engineer
15 11 (3.20%) Lead Developer
15 11 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
15 11 (3.20%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (20.64%) .NET
2 65 (18.90%) HTML
3 28 (8.14%) CSS
4 18 (5.23%) Java SE
5 17 (4.94%) Web Services
6 16 (4.65%) HTML5
6 16 (4.65%) jQuery
7 14 (4.07%) REST
7 14 (4.07%) CSS3
8 12 (3.49%) XML
9 11 (3.20%) SOAP
10 10 (2.91%) Spring
11 9 (2.62%) RESTful
12 7 (2.03%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.03%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.74%) Lucene
14 5 (1.45%) JAX-RS
14 5 (1.45%) JDBC
14 5 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.49%) User Experience
6 9 (2.62%) Replication
7 7 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) iPad
8 5 (1.45%) iPhone
9 4 (1.16%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.16%) Social Media
9 4 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.16%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.87%) Social Network
11 2 (0.58%) FMCG
11 2 (0.58%) Blog
11 2 (0.58%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.95%) Linux
2 29 (8.43%) Windows
3 20 (5.81%) UNIX
4 13 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.20%) Debian
5 11 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.74%) Android
6 6 (1.74%) SUSE
7 5 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (23.26%) Project Management
3 76 (22.09%) CRM
4 54 (15.70%) Analytics
5 41 (11.92%) E-Commerce
6 38 (11.05%) Coaching
7 37 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (10.76%) TDD
8 36 (10.47%) ERP
9 33 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
9 33 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (9.01%) OO
11 26 (7.56%) Business Development
11 26 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (6.98%) UML
13 22 (6.40%) Data Modelling
13 22 (6.40%) Scrum
14 17 (4.94%) MVC
15 16 (4.65%) Service Delivery
15 16 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.51%) Java
2 61 (17.73%) C#
3 49 (14.24%) PHP
4 38 (11.05%) C
5 37 (10.76%) C++
6 33 (9.59%) JavaScript
7 21 (6.10%) SQL
8 15 (4.36%) Scala
9 12 (3.49%) Python
10 9 (2.62%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.03%) Apple Swift
11 7 (2.03%) Groovy
12 6 (1.74%) Ruby
13 5 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.16%) Perl
14 4 (1.16%) Go
15 3 (0.87%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.29%) Tcl
16 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (20.35%) Degree
2 18 (5.23%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (5.23%) OCP
3 6 (1.74%) CCNP
3 6 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.45%) PMP
4 5 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.58%) MBA
6 2 (0.58%) CIMA
6 2 (0.58%) ACCA
6 2 (0.58%) MCP
6 2 (0.58%) CCNA
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.98%) QA
2 7 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.45%) SLA
3 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) MiFID
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.58%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (2.03%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.45%) XenApp
4 2 (0.58%) vCloud
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.29%) Snort
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.33%) Puppet
1 8 (2.33%) Ansible
2 7 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.87%) Nagios
4 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.29%) Nessus
5 1 (0.29%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 94 (27.33%) Oracle
2 35 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.14%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (3.78%) Red Hat
5 12 (3.49%) VMware
6 11 (3.20%) SAP
7 8 (2.33%) Cisco
7 8 (2.33%) Citrix
8 7 (2.03%) Google
9 6 (1.74%) F5
9 6 (1.74%) Apple
10 5 (1.45%) IBM
10 5 (1.45%) Zend
11 4 (1.16%) Venda
11 4 (1.16%) hybris
11 4 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.16%) Epicor
11 4 (1.16%) Demandware
12 3 (0.87%) CA
12 3 (0.87%) HP
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 plus excellent bonus and company package.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £200000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + salary dependent on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package + Car
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
GlobeOp Financial Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Step Ahead Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago