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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 190 88 138
Rank change year-on-year
-102 +50
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 77 209 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 3.05% 1.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.37% 63.14% 69.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 179 153
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
316 331 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.98% 4.83% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 240 273 225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -22 33 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -70 22 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Bedfordshire -33 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Norfolk +4 4 £33,750 -10.00%
Suffolk +3 2 - -
Essex -28 2 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (34.08%) HTML
2 59 (32.96%) .NET
3 56 (31.28%) Microsoft
4 52 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (26.82%) CSS
6 42 (23.46%) Java
7 41 (22.91%) Linux
8 37 (20.67%) Windows
9 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
9 33 (18.44%) Marketing
10 28 (15.64%) Visual Studio
10 28 (15.64%) User Experience
11 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
11 27 (15.08%) Atlassian
11 27 (15.08%) OO
12 26 (14.53%) SQL Server
12 26 (14.53%) Project Management
12 26 (14.53%) SQL
13 25 (13.97%) C#
13 25 (13.97%) VMware
13 25 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (13.97%) PaaS
14 24 (13.41%) Active Directory
15 23 (12.85%) Finance
15 23 (12.85%) C++
15 23 (12.85%) C
16 22 (12.29%) Confluence
17 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (11.73%) HTML5
17 21 (11.73%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (12.29%) Confluence
2 13 (7.26%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.03%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.03%) Lync
5 8 (4.47%) Node.js
5 8 (4.47%) JBoss
5 8 (4.47%) Apache
6 7 (3.91%) IIS
7 5 (2.79%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.12%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.12%) SAP Portal
8 2 (1.12%) Liferay
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.68%) SalesLogix
3 2 (1.12%) RiskWrite
3 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.97%) PaaS
2 20 (11.17%) IaaS
3 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (6.70%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.79%) Google Apps
7 5 (2.79%) Office 365
7 5 (2.79%) Terremark
8 2 (1.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.06%) Firewall
2 15 (8.38%) SAN
3 13 (7.26%) LAN
3 13 (7.26%) WAN
3 13 (7.26%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.59%) DNS
5 9 (5.03%) VPN
6 8 (4.47%) VoIP
6 8 (4.47%) Internet
7 6 (3.35%) DHCP
8 5 (2.79%) CTI
8 5 (2.79%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (2.23%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.68%) NAS
10 3 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.12%) DMZ
11 2 (1.12%) SSL
11 2 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.38%) MySQL
3 11 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.47%) Big Data
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (15.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.15%) Selenium
3 10 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.35%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.35%) NUnit
6 5 (2.79%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.79%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.79%) Moq
6 5 (2.79%) NuGet
6 5 (2.79%) Ranorex
7 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.68%) Subversion
8 2 (1.12%) JMeter
8 2 (1.12%) Firebug
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.12%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.56%) Grunt
General
1 33 (18.44%) Marketing
2 23 (12.85%) Finance
3 6 (3.35%) Advertising
3 6 (3.35%) Publishing
3 6 (3.35%) Retail
4 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.23%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 33 (18.44%) Developer
2 26 (14.53%) Analyst
3 23 (12.85%) Author
3 23 (12.85%) Technical Author
4 16 (8.94%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.26%) Consultant
6 12 (6.70%) Service Analyst
6 12 (6.70%) Architect
7 11 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.59%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.91%) Administrator
10 7 (3.91%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.35%) Applications Manager
11 6 (3.35%) Implementation Consultant
11 6 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.08%) HTML
2 59 (32.96%) .NET
3 48 (26.82%) CSS
4 21 (11.73%) HTML5
5 20 (11.17%) AngularJS
6 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET
6 19 (10.61%) Web Services
7 17 (9.50%) XML
7 17 (9.50%) jQuery
8 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (5.03%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.47%) Backbone.js
11 7 (3.91%) LAMP
12 6 (3.35%) REST
12 6 (3.35%) RESTful
12 6 (3.35%) JSON
12 6 (3.35%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (3.35%) LESS
13 5 (2.79%) Sass
13 5 (2.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) User Experience
2 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.38%) Open Source
4 8 (4.47%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.79%) CMDB
6 5 (2.79%) Replication
6 5 (2.79%) IVR
7 4 (2.23%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.68%) Clustering
8 3 (1.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Physics
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) GIS
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.91%) Linux
2 37 (20.67%) Windows
3 19 (10.61%) Android
4 16 (8.94%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.15%) UNIX
6 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.59%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.08%) OO
3 26 (14.53%) Project Management
4 21 (11.73%) ITIL
5 20 (11.17%) MVC
6 15 (8.38%) CRM
6 15 (8.38%) Line Management
7 13 (7.26%) Asset Management
7 13 (7.26%) Migration
8 11 (6.15%) ERP
9 10 (5.59%) Service Management
9 10 (5.59%) UML
9 10 (5.59%) TDD
10 9 (5.03%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.47%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.47%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.91%) Scrum
12 7 (3.91%) Web Development
12 7 (3.91%) DevOps
13 6 (3.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.46%) Java
2 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
3 26 (14.53%) SQL
4 25 (13.97%) C#
5 23 (12.85%) C++
5 23 (12.85%) C
6 11 (6.15%) PHP
7 7 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.35%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.68%) Ruby
10 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.12%) ABAP
11 2 (1.12%) Python
11 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
12 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.70%) Degree
2 7 (3.91%) VCP5
2 7 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.23%) CCNA
5 3 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.12%) MCSE
6 2 (1.12%) CCNP
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) MCP
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.59%) vSphere
5 5 (2.79%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.12%) vCloud
7 2 (1.12%) KVM
7 2 (1.12%) VMFS
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.56%) UAG
8 1 (0.56%) XenServer
8 1 (0.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) SCCM
2 8 (4.47%) Puppet
2 8 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.68%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.12%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (31.28%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.08%) Atlassian
3 25 (13.97%) VMware
4 19 (10.61%) HP
5 16 (8.94%) Red Gate
5 16 (8.94%) Lumesse
6 15 (8.38%) Dell
7 14 (7.82%) Oracle
8 13 (7.26%) Cisco
9 10 (5.59%) Rackspace
9 10 (5.59%) Apple
10 6 (3.35%) Avaya
11 5 (2.79%) SAP
11 5 (2.79%) Epiphany
11 5 (2.79%) Google
12 4 (2.23%) NetApp
12 4 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.68%) Zend
13 3 (1.68%) Capita
13 3 (1.68%) Sage
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