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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 189 92 136
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +44
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 65 189 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 2.85% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.62% 58.33% 65.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 174 137
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
349 324 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.87% 4.89% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 280 276 218
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -23 30 £35,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -69 17 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Bedfordshire -23 9 £47,500 -17.39%
Suffolk -4 4 £22,500 -43.75%
Norfolk -4 3 £37,500 - 2
Essex -34 2 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 53 (36.55%) .NET
2 46 (31.72%) HTML
3 40 (27.59%) Java
4 39 (26.90%) CSS
4 39 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 31 (21.38%) Marketing
7 29 (20.00%) Windows
8 28 (19.31%) Linux
8 28 (19.31%) OO
9 25 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 24 (16.55%) JavaScript
10 24 (16.55%) C
10 24 (16.55%) C++
10 24 (16.55%) Project Management
11 23 (15.86%) C#
11 23 (15.86%) Atlassian
12 22 (15.17%) Confluence
12 22 (15.17%) User Experience
12 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
13 20 (13.79%) Active Directory
13 20 (13.79%) Finance
13 20 (13.79%) VMware
14 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (11.72%) SQL
16 16 (11.03%) ITIL
16 16 (11.03%) Firewall
16 16 (11.03%) PaaS
16 16 (11.03%) IaaS
17 15 (10.34%) Lumesse

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (15.17%) Confluence
2 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.52%) JBoss
4 7 (4.83%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.14%) Apache
5 6 (4.14%) IIS
6 5 (3.45%) Lync
6 5 (3.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.07%) Node.js
8 2 (1.38%) SAP Portal
8 2 (1.38%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.38%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.07%) SalesLogix
3 3 (2.07%) RiskWrite
4 2 (1.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.03%) PaaS
1 16 (11.03%) IaaS
2 14 (9.66%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.45%) Terremark
5 5 (3.45%) Google Apps
6 4 (2.76%) GitHub
7 3 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.69%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.69%) Yammer
8 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.03%) Firewall
2 10 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.21%) SAN
4 7 (4.83%) LAN
4 7 (4.83%) WAN
4 7 (4.83%) Internet
4 7 (4.83%) DNS
5 6 (4.14%) VPN
6 5 (3.45%) DHCP
7 3 (2.07%) VoIP
7 3 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.07%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.07%) NAS
8 2 (1.38%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.38%) HTTP
8 2 (1.38%) SSL
9 1 (0.69%) Intranet
9 1 (0.69%) MPLS
9 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.14%) MySQL
3 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.45%) Big Data
4 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.07%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.07%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.21%) Selenium
3 7 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.83%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.14%) NUnit
5 5 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.76%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.76%) Subversion
7 3 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.38%) Firebug
8 2 (1.38%) Moq
8 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.38%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.38%) NuGet
8 2 (1.38%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 31 (21.38%) Marketing
2 20 (13.79%) Finance
3 6 (4.14%) Retail
4 5 (3.45%) Advertising
5 4 (2.76%) Electronics
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Publishing
7 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.69%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.69%) French Language
8 1 (0.69%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 30 (20.69%) Developer
2 23 (15.86%) Author
2 23 (15.86%) Technical Author
3 18 (12.41%) Analyst
4 15 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 12 (8.28%) Consultant
7 11 (7.59%) Architect
8 9 (6.21%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.52%) Administrator
9 8 (5.52%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.83%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.14%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.14%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.14%) Implementation Consultant
11 6 (4.14%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.55%) .NET
2 46 (31.72%) HTML
3 39 (26.90%) CSS
4 15 (10.34%) jQuery
5 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.59%) Web Services
7 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (6.21%) HTML5
8 8 (5.52%) .NET Framework
8 8 (5.52%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.83%) LAMP
10 6 (4.14%) RESTful
10 6 (4.14%) XML
11 5 (3.45%) XHTML
12 4 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.76%) JSON
12 4 (2.76%) J2EE
13 3 (2.07%) Backbone.js
13 3 (2.07%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) User Experience
2 14 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.59%) Open Source
4 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.45%) CMDB
6 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.76%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.07%) Clustering
7 3 (2.07%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) PMI
8 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) GIS
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Windows
2 28 (19.31%) Linux
3 11 (7.59%) UNIX
4 8 (5.52%) Android
4 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.76%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.31%) OO
3 24 (16.55%) Project Management
4 16 (11.03%) ITIL
5 15 (10.34%) CRM
6 14 (9.66%) MVC
7 11 (7.59%) Migration
8 10 (6.90%) UML
9 9 (6.21%) Scrum
10 8 (5.52%) Web Development
11 7 (4.83%) ERP
11 7 (4.83%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.83%) TDD
11 7 (4.83%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.14%) DevOps
12 6 (4.14%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.14%) SOA
12 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.45%) DSDM
13 5 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.59%) Java
2 24 (16.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (16.55%) C
2 24 (16.55%) C++
3 23 (15.86%) C#
4 17 (11.72%) SQL
5 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.83%) PHP
6 4 (2.76%) Ruby
6 4 (2.76%) Python
6 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.38%) ABAP
8 2 (1.38%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (3.45%) VCP5
2 5 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.38%) CCNA
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB
5 1 (0.69%) CCNP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.52%) vSphere
5 3 (2.07%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.38%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.38%) vCloud
7 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.69%) NFS
7 1 (0.69%) KVM
7 1 (0.69%) XenServer
7 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.69%) UAG
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.52%) Puppet
1 8 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) Nagios
3 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
3 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.86%) Atlassian
3 20 (13.79%) VMware
4 15 (10.34%) Lumesse
5 12 (8.28%) Oracle
6 11 (7.59%) HP
7 10 (6.90%) Cisco
8 7 (4.83%) Dell
8 7 (4.83%) Red Gate
8 7 (4.83%) Rackspace
9 5 (3.45%) SAP
9 5 (3.45%) Google
10 4 (2.76%) Marketo
10 4 (2.76%) Apple
11 3 (2.07%) Sage
11 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.07%) Capita
11 3 (2.07%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (1.38%) Infor
12 2 (1.38%) Thunderhead
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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