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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 152 137 186
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +49
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 103 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.35% 1.55% 1.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.34% 47.01% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 98
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
391 234 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.13% 3.30% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 282 204 177
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £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 23 September 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 23 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
Cambridgeshire +8 39 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Bedfordshire -25 30 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -17 22 £52,500 - 2
Suffolk +11 6 £43,750 -27.08%
Norfolk - 4 £37,500 - 3
Essex +4 2 £47,500 +5.55%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 77 (34.84%) HTML
2 68 (30.77%) .NET
3 64 (28.96%) JavaScript
4 59 (26.70%) CSS
5 57 (25.79%) Microsoft
6 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (21.27%) Linux
8 46 (20.81%) Java
9 40 (18.10%) Windows
10 39 (17.65%) OO
11 37 (16.74%) AngularJS
12 35 (15.84%) jQuery
13 34 (15.38%) XML
14 33 (14.93%) HTML5
15 32 (14.48%) Web Services
16 31 (14.03%) MySQL
16 31 (14.03%) SQL Server
17 30 (13.57%) SQL
17 30 (13.57%) Marketing
18 29 (13.12%) VMware
18 29 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (13.12%) User Experience
19 28 (12.67%) C#
19 28 (12.67%) Visual Studio
20 27 (12.22%) Atlassian
21 26 (11.76%) REST
21 26 (11.76%) MVC
21 26 (11.76%) TDD
22 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET
23 23 (10.41%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 22 (9.95%) Confluence
2 18 (8.14%) Node.js
3 10 (4.52%) IIS
3 10 (4.52%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.07%) IBM Notes
4 9 (4.07%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (3.62%) Apache
6 7 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.26%) Lync
7 5 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.36%) Liferay
9 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.45%) Drupal
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.41%) PaaS
2 18 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.14%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (6.79%) IaaS
5 13 (5.88%) Google Apps
6 11 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.52%) Office 365
8 5 (2.26%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.90%) Force.com
10 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.33%) TCP/IP
1 14 (6.33%) Internet
1 14 (6.33%) Firewall
2 13 (5.88%) SAN
3 12 (5.43%) DNS
4 8 (3.62%) LAN
4 8 (3.62%) WAN
4 8 (3.62%) DHCP
4 8 (3.62%) HTTP
5 7 (3.17%) VPN
6 6 (2.71%) VoIP
6 6 (2.71%) CTI
7 5 (2.26%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.36%) DMZ
9 3 (1.36%) SSL
10 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.90%) Network Security
11 1 (0.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.03%) MySQL
1 31 (14.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.50%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.52%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.07%) Big Data
5 5 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.45%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (12.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.79%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.43%) Selenium
4 11 (4.98%) Subversion
5 10 (4.52%) Firebug
6 6 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.71%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.71%) ReSharper
6 6 (2.71%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.71%) NuGet
7 5 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.26%) Grunt
7 5 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.26%) Ranorex
7 5 (2.26%) Moq
7 5 (2.26%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.26%) NUnit
7 5 (2.26%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.81%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.36%) FitNesse
General
1 30 (13.57%) Marketing
2 8 (3.62%) Finance
3 7 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.17%) Advertising
3 7 (3.17%) Retail
4 5 (2.26%) Publishing
5 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 71 (32.13%) Developer
2 22 (9.95%) Author
2 22 (9.95%) Technical Author
3 17 (7.69%) Analyst
4 16 (7.24%) Web Developer
5 10 (4.52%) Consultant
5 10 (4.52%) Software Developer
5 10 (4.52%) Service Analyst
6 9 (4.07%) Support Engineer
7 8 (3.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (3.62%) Technical Support
7 8 (3.62%) Architect
7 8 (3.62%) Help Desk Manager
7 8 (3.62%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (3.62%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (3.17%) PHP Developer
8 7 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (3.17%) Junior
8 7 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (34.84%) HTML
2 68 (30.77%) .NET
3 59 (26.70%) CSS
4 37 (16.74%) AngularJS
5 35 (15.84%) jQuery
6 34 (15.38%) XML
7 33 (14.93%) HTML5
8 32 (14.48%) Web Services
9 26 (11.76%) REST
10 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET
11 21 (9.50%) JSON
11 21 (9.50%) Backbone.js
12 15 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (6.33%) Ajax
14 11 (4.98%) LAMP
14 11 (4.98%) LESS
15 9 (4.07%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (4.07%) XHTML
15 9 (4.07%) .NET Framework
16 8 (3.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.12%) User Experience
2 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.88%) Open Source
4 13 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.07%) Web 2.0
6 6 (2.71%) IVR
7 5 (2.26%) CMDB
7 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.81%) Physics
8 4 (1.81%) Replication
9 3 (1.36%) iPhone
10 1 (0.45%) Wiki
10 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.45%) Clustering
10 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.27%) Linux
2 40 (18.10%) Windows
3 14 (6.33%) Android
3 14 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.07%) UNIX
5 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.17%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (17.65%) OO
3 26 (11.76%) TDD
3 26 (11.76%) MVC
4 23 (10.41%) Project Management
5 20 (9.05%) Web Development
6 19 (8.60%) Software Engineering
7 16 (7.24%) ITIL
7 16 (7.24%) Line Management
8 13 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 13 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.43%) PRINCE2
9 12 (5.43%) ERP
10 10 (4.52%) OOP
10 10 (4.52%) Migration
10 10 (4.52%) Scrum
10 10 (4.52%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.07%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (4.07%) SOA
11 9 (4.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.96%) JavaScript
2 46 (20.81%) Java
3 30 (13.57%) SQL
4 28 (12.67%) C#
5 23 (10.41%) C++
6 22 (9.95%) C
7 20 (9.05%) PHP
8 16 (7.24%) Python
9 12 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.52%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.07%) LotusScript
12 7 (3.17%) Ruby
13 5 (2.26%) Groovy
13 5 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.36%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.45%) VBScript
17 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (9.05%) Degree
2 12 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (4.98%) VCP5
4 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.26%) CCNA
5 5 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.81%) ISEB
7 2 (0.90%) MCP
7 2 (0.90%) MCSE
7 2 (0.90%) CCNP
7 2 (0.90%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.24%) QA
2 7 (3.17%) SLA
3 6 (2.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.62%) VMware Server
4 8 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.26%) KVM
5 5 (2.26%) vSphere
6 4 (1.81%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.36%) VMFS
8 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (4.52%) Puppet
1 10 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.17%) SCCM
3 6 (2.71%) Nagios
4 5 (2.26%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.12%) VMware
3 27 (12.22%) Atlassian
4 18 (8.14%) Google
5 15 (6.79%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (5.43%) HP
6 12 (5.43%) Red Gate
6 12 (5.43%) Lumesse
7 11 (4.98%) Rackspace
7 11 (4.98%) Oracle
8 10 (4.52%) Cisco
8 10 (4.52%) Dell
9 9 (4.07%) Citrix
9 9 (4.07%) IBM
9 9 (4.07%) Lotus
10 8 (3.62%) Zoho
10 8 (3.62%) JBoss
11 7 (3.17%) Apple
11 7 (3.17%) Avaya
12 6 (2.71%) NetApp
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