The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 32 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.56% 2.13% 9.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 64.29% 71.43% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 20
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 Croydon region.

Cloud Services Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.53% 2.98% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 26
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SaaS
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Croydon region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Croydon

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Croydon

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) Marketing
3 8 (61.54%) Web Development
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (15.38%) CSS3
8 2 (15.38%) Tableau
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
8 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (15.38%) JSON

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 2 (15.38%) OLTP
3 2 (15.38%) VLDB
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (61.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Development DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Development DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) SEO
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Tableau
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft