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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 152 203 226
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 198 126 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.04% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.55% 33.42% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 161 115 102
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
557 377 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.67% 3.11% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 469 343 297
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 120 (30.46%) Java
2 118 (29.95%) JavaScript
3 112 (28.43%) HTML
4 108 (27.41%) .NET
5 100 (25.38%) CSS
6 98 (24.87%) Degree
7 96 (24.37%) SQL Server
8 90 (22.84%) MySQL
9 87 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (21.07%) SQL
11 81 (20.56%) Linux
12 76 (19.29%) Windows
13 75 (19.04%) C#
14 73 (18.53%) Web Services
15 69 (17.51%) ASP.NET
16 67 (17.01%) E-Commerce
17 66 (16.75%) Microsoft
18 65 (16.50%) CRM
19 58 (14.72%) Oracle
19 58 (14.72%) Finance
20 56 (14.21%) Salesforce.com
20 56 (14.21%) TDD
20 56 (14.21%) Marketing
20 56 (14.21%) jQuery
21 46 (11.68%) UNIX
21 46 (11.68%) Scrum
21 46 (11.68%) MVC
22 45 (11.42%) IIS
23 44 (11.17%) XML
23 44 (11.17%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 45 (11.42%) IIS
2 34 (8.63%) Tomcat
3 26 (6.60%) Apache
4 12 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.28%) Drupal
6 5 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.27%) Confluence
6 5 (1.27%) Node.js
7 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.51%) FileNet
9 2 (0.51%) CMS
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.51%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.76%) MS Project
3 2 (0.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.03%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.51%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.87%) PaaS
2 25 (6.35%) IaaS
3 22 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.57%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (3.05%) Office 365
6 11 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (2.54%) Heroku
8 5 (1.27%) Joyent
9 3 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.76%) Force.com
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.25%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.08%) Firewall
2 14 (3.55%) VPN
2 14 (3.55%) DNS
3 11 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.03%) Wireless
5 7 (1.78%) IPsec
5 7 (1.78%) LAN
5 7 (1.78%) WAN
5 7 (1.78%) BGP
6 6 (1.52%) Network Security
6 6 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (1.52%) LDAP
7 3 (0.76%) DHCP
7 3 (0.76%) SSL
7 3 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.51%) ICMP
8 2 (0.51%) VRRP
8 2 (0.51%) NAS
8 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.51%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.37%) SQL Server
2 90 (22.84%) MySQL
3 23 (5.84%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.58%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (3.81%) Big Data
7 14 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.79%) Redis
8 11 (2.79%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.78%) DTS
11 7 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.76%) Jackrabbit
14 3 (0.76%) QlikView
14 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (6.60%) JIRA
2 15 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.55%) Subversion
3 14 (3.55%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.55%) NUnit
4 12 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.05%) Selenium
4 12 (3.05%) Bugzilla
4 12 (3.05%) Hudson
5 9 (2.28%) JUnit
6 8 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.03%) LoadRunner
7 7 (1.78%) CruiseControl
7 7 (1.78%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.78%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.52%) Maven
8 6 (1.52%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.27%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.27%) Ant
10 4 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (14.72%) Finance
2 56 (14.21%) Marketing
3 43 (10.91%) Telecoms
4 31 (7.87%) Advertising
5 22 (5.58%) Retail
6 17 (4.31%) Banking
7 10 (2.54%) Billing
8 9 (2.28%) Publishing
9 7 (1.78%) Games
9 7 (1.78%) French Language
10 6 (1.52%) Legal
11 5 (1.27%) German Language
12 3 (0.76%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.25%) Back Office
14 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (24.87%) Developer
2 45 (11.42%) Architect
3 33 (8.38%) Consultant
4 21 (5.33%) Analyst
5 19 (4.82%) PHP Developer
6 18 (4.57%) Environment Manager
6 18 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (4.57%) Java Developer
7 17 (4.31%) Project Manager
7 17 (4.31%) Technical Manager
8 16 (4.06%) .NET Developer
8 16 (4.06%) Team Leader
9 14 (3.55%) Senior Developer
10 13 (3.30%) Account Manager
10 13 (3.30%) Administrator
11 12 (3.05%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (3.05%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.05%) Applications Architect
12 11 (2.79%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (28.43%) HTML
2 108 (27.41%) .NET
3 100 (25.38%) CSS
4 73 (18.53%) Web Services
5 69 (17.51%) ASP.NET
6 56 (14.21%) jQuery
7 44 (11.17%) XML
8 41 (10.41%) REST
9 37 (9.39%) HTML5
10 30 (7.61%) WCF
11 29 (7.36%) CSS3
12 24 (6.09%) Ajax
13 19 (4.82%) Spring
14 17 (4.31%) XSD
15 16 (4.06%) ActiveMQ
15 16 (4.06%) .NET Framework
16 15 (3.81%) Hibernate
16 15 (3.81%) AngularJS
17 14 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (6.35%) Open Source
4 13 (3.30%) Social Media
4 13 (3.30%) Kindle
5 10 (2.54%) Digital Media
5 10 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.28%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.03%) Physics
7 8 (2.03%) Statistics
7 8 (2.03%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.78%) FMCG
9 6 (1.52%) Replication
10 5 (1.27%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.02%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.76%) PKI
12 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.51%) Video on Demand
13 2 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (20.56%) Linux
2 76 (19.29%) Windows
3 46 (11.68%) UNIX
4 13 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.02%) Android
9 3 (0.76%) CentOS
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Debian
11 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.25%) VMS
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (17.01%) E-Commerce
3 65 (16.50%) CRM
4 56 (14.21%) TDD
5 46 (11.68%) Scrum
5 46 (11.68%) MVC
6 35 (8.88%) Project Management
7 33 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (8.12%) SOA
9 31 (7.87%) OO
9 31 (7.87%) Configuration Management
10 30 (7.61%) Software Engineering
11 28 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (6.85%) Unit Testing
12 27 (6.85%) Analytics
13 25 (6.35%) TOGAF
14 23 (5.84%) ITIL
15 21 (5.33%) ERP
16 20 (5.08%) OOD
16 20 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 120 (30.46%) Java
2 118 (29.95%) JavaScript
3 83 (21.07%) SQL
4 75 (19.04%) C#
5 41 (10.41%) PHP
6 22 (5.58%) Python
7 18 (4.57%) C++
8 17 (4.31%) Ruby
8 17 (4.31%) PHP5
9 14 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.30%) C
11 11 (2.79%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.54%) Groovy
13 7 (1.78%) Perl
14 4 (1.02%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.76%) Scala
15 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.51%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 98 (24.87%) Degree
2 8 (2.03%) MBA
3 3 (0.76%) MCSD
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.51%) PhD
4 2 (0.51%) CCNA
4 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.25%) VCDX
5 1 (0.25%) NCDA
5 1 (0.25%) NCIE
5 1 (0.25%) VCAP
5 1 (0.25%) VTSP
5 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.17%) QA
2 18 (4.57%) ISO 9001
3 11 (2.79%) SLA
4 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (4.31%) Active Directory
1 17 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.27%) XenServer
3 5 (1.27%) Varnish
4 3 (0.76%) vSphere
5 2 (0.51%) XenApp
5 2 (0.51%) Squid
6 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (7.61%) Nagios
2 20 (5.08%) Puppet
2 20 (5.08%) Opsview
3 14 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.78%) Cacti
5 5 (1.27%) SmokePing
6 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.76%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.51%) WSUS
9 1 (0.25%) SCCM
9 1 (0.25%) SCOM
9 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.25%) logstash
9 1 (0.25%) Salt
9 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.25%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 66 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.72%) Oracle
3 56 (14.21%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (6.60%) VMware
5 24 (6.09%) CyberSource
6 20 (5.08%) TEOCO
7 12 (3.05%) Google
7 12 (3.05%) Cisco
8 10 (2.54%) SAP
8 10 (2.54%) Siebel
9 9 (2.28%) Adobe
10 8 (2.03%) NetSuite
10 8 (2.03%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.78%) JBoss
12 6 (1.52%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.52%) IBM
12 6 (1.52%) Teradata
13 5 (1.27%) Dell
14 4 (1.02%) Citrix
14 4 (1.02%) Apple
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday + private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Creative Emporium Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holida
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago