The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 187 169 199
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 96 104 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 1.21% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.27% 40.47% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 74
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
328 257 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.79% 3.00% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 267 237 187
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -17 35 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 24 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Hertfordshire +19 20 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Essex -25 14 £38,750 -34.04% 1
Suffolk -26 7 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Norfolk -1 2 £37,500 -6.25%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 108 (37.63%) .NET
2 94 (32.75%) HTML
3 90 (31.36%) CSS
4 86 (29.97%) OO
5 80 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (25.44%) Java
7 72 (25.09%) Windows
8 65 (22.65%) Degree
9 63 (21.95%) Visual Studio
10 57 (19.86%) SQL Server
10 57 (19.86%) Linux
11 56 (19.51%) TDD
12 55 (19.16%) Web Services
13 53 (18.47%) C#
14 48 (16.72%) Firewall
15 45 (15.68%) Marketing
16 44 (15.33%) Microsoft
16 44 (15.33%) SQL
16 44 (15.33%) RESTful
17 43 (14.98%) DNS
18 39 (13.59%) Mingle
19 37 (12.89%) VPN
20 36 (12.54%) Oracle
20 36 (12.54%) MVC
21 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET
21 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
22 34 (11.85%) PowerShell
22 34 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
23 33 (11.50%) MySQL
23 33 (11.50%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (10.80%) Confluence
1 31 (10.80%) Apache
2 29 (10.10%) Node.js
3 27 (9.41%) IIS
4 9 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.74%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.74%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.70%) Lync
7 2 (0.70%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (13.59%) Mingle
2 18 (6.27%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.48%) PaintShop Pro
4 6 (2.09%) FrameMaker
4 6 (2.09%) RoboHelp
5 4 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.53%) IaaS
2 8 (2.79%) Force.com
2 8 (2.79%) PaaS
3 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.05%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (16.72%) Firewall
2 43 (14.98%) DNS
3 37 (12.89%) VPN
4 22 (7.67%) LAN
4 22 (7.67%) WAN
5 18 (6.27%) MPLS
6 17 (5.92%) TCP/IP
7 12 (4.18%) DHCP
8 11 (3.83%) SAN
9 8 (2.79%) Internet
10 6 (2.09%) Network Security
10 6 (2.09%) NetScaler
10 6 (2.09%) SSL
10 6 (2.09%) HTTP
11 5 (1.74%) LDAP
11 5 (1.74%) FTP
11 5 (1.74%) IPsec
12 3 (1.05%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.05%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (11.50%) MySQL
4 27 (9.41%) Neo4j
5 18 (6.27%) RavenDB
6 5 (1.74%) DB2
6 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.70%) SQLite
8 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.70%) IDOL
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (21.95%) Visual Studio
2 29 (10.10%) NUnit
3 28 (9.76%) TeamCity
4 27 (9.41%) Git (software)
5 24 (8.36%) MSTest
6 19 (6.62%) Microsoft Blend
7 15 (5.23%) Maven
8 10 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.74%) JUnit
10 4 (1.39%) Subversion
11 3 (1.05%) Firebug
12 2 (0.70%) AppScan
13 1 (0.35%) NuGet
13 1 (0.35%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.35%) Moq
13 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 45 (15.68%) Marketing
2 18 (6.27%) Publishing
3 17 (5.92%) Finance
4 10 (3.48%) Legal
5 4 (1.39%) Retail
6 3 (1.05%) Billing
7 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (28.92%) Developer
2 53 (18.47%) Author
2 53 (18.47%) Technical Author
3 33 (11.50%) Senior Developer
4 29 (10.10%) Analyst
5 21 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 20 (6.97%) Network Engineer
7 19 (6.62%) Architect
7 19 (6.62%) Designer
8 18 (6.27%) Security Engineer
8 18 (6.27%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (5.57%) UI Designer
9 16 (5.57%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (5.23%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.53%) Business Manager
12 12 (4.18%) Senior Designer
12 12 (4.18%) Agile Business Analyst
12 12 (4.18%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.83%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (37.63%) .NET
2 94 (32.75%) HTML
3 90 (31.36%) CSS
4 55 (19.16%) Web Services
5 44 (15.33%) RESTful
6 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (11.15%) HTML5
8 30 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 28 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (9.06%) Silverlight
12 21 (7.32%) CSS3
13 18 (6.27%) XML
14 14 (4.88%) JAX-RS
14 14 (4.88%) Spring
15 13 (4.53%) jQuery
16 11 (3.83%) XHTML
16 11 (3.83%) JSP
16 11 (3.83%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.23%) Web 2.0
3 9 (3.14%) Thin Client
3 9 (3.14%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.09%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.09%) Tandem
5 5 (1.74%) Clustering
6 3 (1.05%) Replication
6 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.70%) Open Source
7 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (25.09%) Windows
2 57 (19.86%) Linux
3 24 (8.36%) CentOS
4 15 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.18%) UNIX
6 6 (2.09%) Android
6 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.97%) OO
2 80 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.51%) TDD
4 36 (12.54%) MVC
5 32 (11.15%) Unit Testing
6 28 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 28 (9.76%) BDD
7 27 (9.41%) Scrum
8 26 (9.06%) CQRS
9 25 (8.71%) UML
10 24 (8.36%) OOP
10 24 (8.36%) ITIL
11 23 (8.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (8.01%) Service Management
12 21 (7.32%) Business Analysis
13 19 (6.62%) Capacity Management
13 19 (6.62%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (5.92%) Product Management
15 15 (5.23%) System Testing
16 14 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.44%) Java
2 53 (18.47%) C#
3 44 (15.33%) SQL
4 34 (11.85%) PowerShell
5 33 (11.50%) C++
6 32 (11.15%) JavaScript
7 31 (10.80%) C
8 14 (4.88%) PHP
9 9 (3.14%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.74%) LotusScript
11 4 (1.39%) Python
12 3 (1.05%) VB
12 3 (1.05%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.70%) VB6
13 2 (0.70%) XAML
13 2 (0.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (22.65%) Degree
2 19 (6.62%) CCNP
2 19 (6.62%) CCNA
2 19 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.18%) MCTS
4 12 (4.18%) MCSD
4 12 (4.18%) MCSE
5 6 (2.09%) CCIA
5 6 (2.09%) MCITP
5 6 (2.09%) CCA
5 6 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (2.09%) MCP
6 5 (1.74%) ISEB
6 5 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.39%) VCP5
8 3 (1.05%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PMP
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.44%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.14%) XenApp
5 7 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.09%) XenServer
6 6 (2.09%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.74%) KVM
8 4 (1.39%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.05%) vSphere
10 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.35%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 19 (6.62%) Nessus
2 10 (3.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.74%) Puppet
4 4 (1.39%) Nagios
5 3 (1.05%) WSUS
6 2 (0.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 44 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.54%) Oracle
3 31 (10.80%) Atlassian
4 29 (10.10%) Cisco
5 19 (6.62%) Citrix
6 18 (6.27%) CheckPoint
7 17 (5.92%) VMware
8 16 (5.57%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (4.18%) IBM
10 7 (2.44%) HP
11 6 (2.09%) Wyse
11 6 (2.09%) JBoss
12 5 (1.74%) Juniper
12 5 (1.74%) Lotus
13 4 (1.39%) SAP
14 3 (1.05%) Motorola
14 3 (1.05%) NetApp
14 3 (1.05%) Apple
14 3 (1.05%) Avaya
14 3 (1.05%) Thunderhead
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