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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 156 196 207
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 163 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.04% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.01% 25.48% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 138 101 90
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
582 420 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.82% 4.10% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 513 356 271
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 83 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (21.92%) MySQL
3 62 (21.23%) Project Management
4 55 (18.84%) .NET
5 54 (18.49%) HTML
5 54 (18.49%) Degree
6 50 (17.12%) Finance
7 48 (16.44%) Linux
8 47 (16.10%) CRM
9 45 (15.41%) Java
9 45 (15.41%) Marketing
10 44 (15.07%) C
11 43 (14.73%) C#
12 42 (14.38%) SQL
13 41 (14.04%) PHP
14 40 (13.70%) Oracle
15 36 (12.33%) SQL Server
16 33 (11.30%) E-Commerce
16 33 (11.30%) Python
17 32 (10.96%) Microsoft
18 31 (10.62%) C++
18 31 (10.62%) JavaScript
19 30 (10.27%) Web Services
19 30 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
20 29 (9.93%) PaaS
21 26 (8.90%) Firewall
21 26 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (8.56%) DevOps
22 25 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
22 25 (8.56%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (2.74%) IIS
2 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.37%) Apache
3 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.37%) Mule
3 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.37%) Node.js
4 3 (1.03%) Drupal
4 3 (1.03%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.03%) CMS
4 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) FastStats
4 1 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Workday HCM
2 4 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.03%) Agresso
3 3 (1.03%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.93%) PaaS
2 22 (7.53%) IaaS
3 14 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.71%) Office 365
7 4 (1.37%) GitHub
8 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.03%) Joyent
9 2 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.90%) Firewall
2 9 (3.08%) VPN
3 8 (2.74%) Internet
4 6 (2.05%) DNS
4 6 (2.05%) HTTP
5 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.71%) MPLS
6 4 (1.37%) WAN
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.03%) VLAN
7 3 (1.03%) SAN
7 3 (1.03%) LDAP
8 2 (0.68%) SMS
8 2 (0.68%) DHCP
8 2 (0.68%) OSPF
8 2 (0.68%) BGP
8 2 (0.68%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) 3G
9 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.92%) MySQL
2 36 (12.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.42%) Big Data
6 7 (2.40%) Redis
6 7 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.71%) DB2
7 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.37%) Riak
8 4 (1.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.37%) QlikView
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.03%) OLTP
9 3 (1.03%) OLAP
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.34%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 7 (2.40%) JIRA
1 7 (2.40%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.05%) Hudson
3 5 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.71%) Selenium
4 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.03%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.03%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.03%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.03%) Subversion
6 2 (0.68%) Maven
6 2 (0.68%) JUnit
6 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.68%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.68%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.68%) JProfiler
6 2 (0.68%) YourKit
7 1 (0.34%) TestLink
7 1 (0.34%) Grunt
General
1 50 (17.12%) Finance
2 45 (15.41%) Marketing
3 20 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.14%) Banking
5 14 (4.79%) Retail
6 11 (3.77%) Legal
7 9 (3.08%) Law
8 6 (2.05%) Advertising
9 5 (1.71%) French Language
9 5 (1.71%) German Language
9 5 (1.71%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.37%) Games
10 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.03%) Front Office
11 3 (1.03%) Back Office
11 3 (1.03%) Publishing
11 3 (1.03%) Local Government
12 2 (0.68%) Billing
12 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (17.81%) Developer
2 43 (14.73%) Consultant
3 33 (11.30%) Architect
4 23 (7.88%) Analyst
5 18 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (5.82%) Administrator
7 16 (5.48%) Senior Consultant
7 16 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (5.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 15 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (4.79%) Senior Manager
10 11 (3.77%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (3.77%) Senior Oracle Consultant
11 10 (3.42%) PHP Developer
11 10 (3.42%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.42%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.08%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.84%) .NET
2 54 (18.49%) HTML
3 30 (10.27%) Web Services
4 24 (8.22%) XML
5 23 (7.88%) CSS
6 15 (5.14%) J2EE
6 15 (5.14%) REST
7 14 (4.79%) ASP.NET
8 12 (4.11%) Spring
9 9 (3.08%) SOAP
10 8 (2.74%) LAMP
10 8 (2.74%) JSON
11 7 (2.40%) JMX
12 6 (2.05%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.71%) HTML5
13 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (1.37%) .NET Framework
14 4 (1.37%) Grails
14 4 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.56%) Open Source
3 20 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.14%) Social Media
6 6 (2.05%) FMCG
6 6 (2.05%) Replication
7 5 (1.71%) Social Network
7 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.37%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.37%) Blog
8 4 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.37%) GIS
8 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.37%) Derivative
9 3 (1.03%) Statistics
9 3 (1.03%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.03%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.44%) Linux
2 23 (7.88%) UNIX
3 20 (6.85%) Windows
4 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.37%) Debian
8 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.68%) SUSE
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.23%) Project Management
3 47 (16.10%) CRM
4 33 (11.30%) E-Commerce
5 25 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (8.56%) DevOps
6 23 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (7.53%) Business Development
7 22 (7.53%) Coaching
8 20 (6.85%) Scrum
9 19 (6.51%) B2B
9 19 (6.51%) ERP
9 19 (6.51%) GAP Analysis
9 19 (6.51%) MVC
10 17 (5.82%) Analytics
11 16 (5.48%) Information Management
12 15 (5.14%) TOGAF
12 15 (5.14%) ITIL
12 15 (5.14%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.41%) Java
2 44 (15.07%) C
3 43 (14.73%) C#
4 42 (14.38%) SQL
5 41 (14.04%) PHP
6 33 (11.30%) Python
7 31 (10.62%) C++
7 31 (10.62%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.53%) Perl
9 10 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.08%) Ruby
11 8 (2.74%) Scala
12 7 (2.40%) PHP5
13 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.37%) Groovy
16 3 (1.03%) VB
17 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (18.49%) Degree
2 8 (2.74%) VCP4
3 7 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.37%) ISEB
5 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.37%) MBA
6 3 (1.03%) PMP
6 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.68%) CCNA
7 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.68%) CISSP
7 2 (0.68%) MCP
7 2 (0.68%) MCSE
7 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) OSCP
8 1 (0.34%) OSCE
8 1 (0.34%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.45%) QA
2 8 (2.74%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.03%) Varnish
5 2 (0.68%) XenApp
5 2 (0.68%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) XenServer
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (8.22%) Puppet
2 18 (6.16%) Nagios
3 16 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.40%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.34%) logstash
6 1 (0.34%) Kibana
6 1 (0.34%) Bacula
6 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (13.70%) Oracle
2 32 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (7.53%) VMware
5 14 (4.79%) SAP
6 9 (3.08%) Cisco
7 6 (2.05%) HP
7 6 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.05%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.71%) Google
8 5 (1.71%) Citrix
8 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.71%) Facebook
9 4 (1.37%) Twitter
9 4 (1.37%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.37%) Birst
9 4 (1.37%) Cognos
9 4 (1.37%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (1.37%) Omniture
10 3 (1.03%) Teradata
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum + £180,000 OTE and executive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + benefits, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k + Excellen OTE Bonus & B
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55K Base + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago