The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 182 120 177
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +57
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 78 136 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.93% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.15% 53.75% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 63 109 103
Average salary £40,250 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.50% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +11.11%
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
337 253 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.30% 3.58% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 231 210 185
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,076 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the East of England

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the East of England

SaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cambridgeshire -2 28 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Bedfordshire -33 23 £40,250 -19.50% 3
Hertfordshire -35 18 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Norfolk +15 5 £37,500 - 3
Suffolk +7 3 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Essex -9 2 £47,500 +5.55% 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 84 (40.38%) HTML
2 76 (36.54%) .NET
3 65 (31.25%) CSS
4 59 (28.37%) JavaScript
5 53 (25.48%) Microsoft
6 51 (24.52%) Java
6 51 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (20.67%) OO
8 41 (19.71%) Linux
9 35 (16.83%) Marketing
9 35 (16.83%) AngularJS
10 33 (15.87%) User Experience
10 33 (15.87%) Windows
10 33 (15.87%) Visual Studio
11 32 (15.38%) XML
11 32 (15.38%) jQuery
12 31 (14.90%) Atlassian
12 31 (14.90%) HTML5
12 31 (14.90%) C#
12 31 (14.90%) SQL Server
13 29 (13.94%) SQL
14 28 (13.46%) C++
15 27 (12.98%) C
15 27 (12.98%) Web Services
16 26 (12.50%) MySQL
16 26 (12.50%) MVC
16 26 (12.50%) Confluence
17 25 (12.02%) PaaS
17 25 (12.02%) TDD
17 25 (12.02%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (12.50%) Confluence
2 16 (7.69%) Node.js
3 10 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.33%) JBoss
4 9 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.85%) IIS
5 8 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.37%) Apache
7 5 (2.40%) Lync
7 5 (2.40%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.92%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.44%) Liferay
10 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 24 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.48%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.02%) PaaS
2 19 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.17%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (7.21%) IaaS
5 13 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (4.81%) Google Apps
7 9 (4.33%) Office 365
7 9 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.40%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.96%) Force.com
10 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Firewall
2 12 (5.77%) Internet
3 11 (5.29%) SAN
3 11 (5.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.81%) DNS
5 8 (3.85%) HTTP
6 7 (3.37%) VPN
6 7 (3.37%) LAN
6 7 (3.37%) WAN
7 6 (2.88%) DHCP
7 6 (2.88%) VoIP
7 6 (2.88%) CTI
8 4 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (1.44%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.44%) SSL
10 2 (0.96%) NAS
10 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.96%) Network Security
10 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.96%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.50%) MySQL
3 19 (9.13%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.33%) Big Data
4 9 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.48%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (15.87%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.25%) Selenium
3 12 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.33%) Subversion
5 8 (3.85%) Firebug
6 6 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.88%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.88%) ReSharper
6 6 (2.88%) NuGet
6 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.40%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.40%) Grunt
7 5 (2.40%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.40%) Ranorex
7 5 (2.40%) NUnit
7 5 (2.40%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.40%) Moq
7 5 (2.40%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
General
1 35 (16.83%) Marketing
2 12 (5.77%) Finance
3 9 (4.33%) Retail
4 8 (3.85%) Advertising
4 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.88%) Publishing
6 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Danish Language
7 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 63 (30.29%) Developer
2 27 (12.98%) Author
2 27 (12.98%) Technical Author
3 18 (8.65%) Analyst
4 12 (5.77%) Software Developer
5 10 (4.81%) Service Analyst
6 9 (4.33%) Support Engineer
6 9 (4.33%) Senior Developer
6 9 (4.33%) Architect
6 9 (4.33%) Web Developer
6 9 (4.33%) Consultant
7 8 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 8 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (3.37%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.37%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (2.88%) Software Manager
9 6 (2.88%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (40.38%) HTML
2 76 (36.54%) .NET
3 65 (31.25%) CSS
4 35 (16.83%) AngularJS
5 32 (15.38%) XML
5 32 (15.38%) jQuery
6 31 (14.90%) HTML5
7 27 (12.98%) Web Services
8 25 (12.02%) ASP.NET
9 20 (9.62%) REST
10 19 (9.13%) Backbone.js
11 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (6.73%) JSON
13 11 (5.29%) LAMP
13 11 (5.29%) LESS
14 9 (4.33%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (4.33%) XHTML
14 9 (4.33%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.85%) Ajax
15 8 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) User Experience
2 21 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.25%) Open Source
5 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.88%) IVR
7 5 (2.40%) CMDB
8 4 (1.92%) Replication
8 4 (1.92%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.92%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.92%) Physics
9 3 (1.44%) iPhone
10 2 (0.96%) Clustering
11 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.48%) Wiki
11 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.71%) Linux
2 33 (15.87%) Windows
3 15 (7.21%) Android
3 15 (7.21%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.85%) UNIX
6 7 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.37%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.67%) OO
3 26 (12.50%) MVC
4 25 (12.02%) TDD
5 19 (9.13%) Project Management
6 17 (8.17%) Web Development
7 16 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.73%) Line Management
9 13 (6.25%) ITIL
10 12 (5.77%) Migration
11 11 (5.29%) ERP
11 11 (5.29%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.29%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.81%) Service Management
12 10 (4.81%) Scrum
13 9 (4.33%) Business Analysis
14 8 (3.85%) OOP
14 8 (3.85%) SOA
14 8 (3.85%) CRM
14 8 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 59 (28.37%) JavaScript
2 51 (24.52%) Java
3 31 (14.90%) C#
4 29 (13.94%) SQL
5 28 (13.46%) C++
6 27 (12.98%) C
7 19 (9.13%) PHP
8 13 (6.25%) Python
9 9 (4.33%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.85%) Ruby
10 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.40%) Groovy
12 4 (1.92%) LotusScript
12 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.96%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.48%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) Degree
2 7 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (3.37%) VCP5
2 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.40%) CCNA
3 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.92%) ISEB
5 2 (0.96%) MCP
5 2 (0.96%) MCSE
5 2 (0.96%) CCNP
5 2 (0.96%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.40%) vSphere
4 5 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.92%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.44%) KVM
7 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.96%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.96%) UAG
7 2 (0.96%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Puppet
1 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.37%) SCCM
3 4 (1.92%) Nagios
4 3 (1.44%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (25.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.90%) Atlassian
3 22 (10.58%) VMware
4 15 (7.21%) Google
5 14 (6.73%) Lumesse
6 13 (6.25%) Red Gate
7 11 (5.29%) Rackspace
7 11 (5.29%) HP
8 10 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (4.33%) Dell
10 8 (3.85%) Oracle
11 7 (3.37%) Cisco
11 7 (3.37%) Apple
11 7 (3.37%) Avaya
12 5 (2.40%) IBM
12 5 (2.40%) Zoho
12 5 (2.40%) Citrix
12 5 (2.40%) Epiphany
13 4 (1.92%) Zend
13 4 (1.92%) NetApp
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