The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 74 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.16% 0.70% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.14% 27.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
SaaS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Cloud Services Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
28 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.62% 2.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Dorset

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Dorset

SaaS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 9 £47,500 +111.11%
SaaS
South West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) Ant
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (50.00%) HBase
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) HBase
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Ant
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
1 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft