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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 159 146 188
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +42
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 102 101 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.31% 1.41% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.36% 43.72% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 85 90
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
387 231 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.97% 3.23% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 298 205 175
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -6 43 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Hertfordshire -11 24 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bedfordshire -9 23 £42,500 -17.07% 4
Suffolk +3 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Norfolk - 4 £37,500 - 4
Essex +10 3 £46,250 -7.50% 2
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (33.18%) HTML
2 64 (29.91%) JavaScript
2 64 (29.91%) .NET
3 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
4 54 (25.23%) CSS
5 46 (21.50%) Linux
6 43 (20.09%) Windows
7 41 (19.16%) Java
8 38 (17.76%) OO
9 36 (16.82%) XML
9 36 (16.82%) SQL Server
10 35 (16.36%) jQuery
10 35 (16.36%) AngularJS
11 32 (14.95%) HTML5
11 32 (14.95%) Web Services
11 32 (14.95%) MySQL
12 30 (14.02%) C#
13 29 (13.55%) TDD
13 29 (13.55%) Marketing
14 28 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (13.08%) SQL
15 27 (12.62%) MVC
15 27 (12.62%) VMware
15 27 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (12.62%) REST
16 25 (11.68%) ASP.NET
16 25 (11.68%) Visual Studio
17 24 (11.21%) Atlassian
18 23 (10.75%) Software Engineering
18 23 (10.75%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (8.88%) Confluence
2 18 (8.41%) Node.js
3 10 (4.67%) IBM Notes
3 10 (4.67%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (4.67%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.21%) IIS
4 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.27%) Apache
6 5 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.34%) Lync
7 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.93%) Liferay
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.47%) Drupal
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 20 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.48%) MS Office
3 4 (1.87%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.28%) PaaS
2 17 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (6.54%) IaaS
6 13 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (5.14%) Google Apps
8 10 (4.67%) Office 365
9 5 (2.34%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.93%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.48%) Internet
2 13 (6.07%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.61%) SAN
4 11 (5.14%) DNS
4 11 (5.14%) Firewall
5 8 (3.74%) HTTP
5 8 (3.74%) LAN
5 8 (3.74%) WAN
6 7 (3.27%) DHCP
6 7 (3.27%) VPN
7 6 (2.80%) VoIP
7 6 (2.80%) CTI
8 5 (2.34%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.87%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (1.40%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.40%) SSL
10 3 (1.40%) DMZ
11 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.93%) Network Security
12 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.95%) MySQL
3 20 (9.35%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.74%) Big Data
6 5 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) DB2
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.47%) SQLite
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (11.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.07%) Subversion
4 12 (5.61%) Firebug
5 11 (5.14%) Selenium
6 7 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.80%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.80%) ReSharper
7 6 (2.80%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.80%) NuGet
8 5 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.34%) Grunt
8 5 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (2.34%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.34%) Moq
8 5 (2.34%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.34%) NUnit
8 5 (2.34%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.87%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.87%) Maven
General
1 29 (13.55%) Marketing
2 9 (4.21%) Retail
3 7 (3.27%) Finance
4 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.80%) Advertising
5 5 (2.34%) Publishing
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (35.98%) Developer
2 19 (8.88%) Analyst
2 19 (8.88%) Author
2 19 (8.88%) Technical Author
3 17 (7.94%) Web Developer
4 10 (4.67%) Consultant
4 10 (4.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (4.67%) Senior Developer
5 9 (4.21%) Service Analyst
5 9 (4.21%) Business Analyst
6 8 (3.74%) Help Desk Manager
7 7 (3.27%) Junior
7 7 (3.27%) Software Engineer
7 7 (3.27%) Support Engineer
7 7 (3.27%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (3.27%) PHP Developer
7 7 (3.27%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (2.80%) Applications Manager
8 6 (2.80%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.18%) HTML
2 64 (29.91%) .NET
3 54 (25.23%) CSS
4 36 (16.82%) XML
5 35 (16.36%) jQuery
5 35 (16.36%) AngularJS
6 32 (14.95%) HTML5
6 32 (14.95%) Web Services
7 27 (12.62%) REST
8 25 (11.68%) ASP.NET
9 23 (10.75%) JSON
10 20 (9.35%) Backbone.js
11 16 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (6.54%) Ajax
13 11 (5.14%) LESS
14 10 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (4.67%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.74%) RESTful
16 7 (3.27%) Django
16 7 (3.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.07%) Open Source
3 12 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.67%) Web 2.0
5 6 (2.80%) IVR
6 4 (1.87%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.87%) Physics
6 4 (1.87%) Replication
6 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.40%) CMDB
8 2 (0.93%) iPhone
8 2 (0.93%) Tandem
9 1 (0.47%) Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) GIS
9 1 (0.47%) Wiki
9 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.50%) Linux
2 43 (20.09%) Windows
3 14 (6.54%) Android
3 14 (6.54%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.21%) UNIX
5 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.27%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.76%) OO
2 29 (13.55%) TDD
3 28 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (12.62%) MVC
5 23 (10.75%) Software Engineering
6 22 (10.28%) Web Development
7 18 (8.41%) Project Management
8 16 (7.48%) ITIL
9 14 (6.54%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.07%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.61%) Scrum
12 11 (5.14%) ERP
12 11 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.14%) Rapid Prototyping
13 10 (4.67%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.67%) OOP
14 9 (4.21%) User Stories
15 8 (3.74%) SEO
15 8 (3.74%) Service Management
16 7 (3.27%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 64 (29.91%) JavaScript
2 41 (19.16%) Java
3 30 (14.02%) C#
4 28 (13.08%) SQL
5 21 (9.81%) C++
6 19 (8.88%) C
6 19 (8.88%) PHP
7 18 (8.41%) Python
8 12 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.67%) LotusScript
9 10 (4.67%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.27%) Ruby
11 5 (2.34%) Groovy
11 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.87%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.40%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.47%) VB6
14 1 (0.47%) Perl
14 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (10.75%) Degree
2 10 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.21%) VCP5
4 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.87%) CCNA
5 4 (1.87%) ISEB
5 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.93%) MCP
6 2 (0.93%) MCSE
6 2 (0.93%) CCNP
6 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.48%) QA
2 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.27%) VMware Server
6 5 (2.34%) KVM
7 4 (1.87%) vSphere
8 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.40%) VMFS
9 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.93%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (3.74%) Nagios
1 8 (3.74%) Puppet
1 8 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.27%) SCCM
3 5 (2.34%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.62%) VMware
3 24 (11.21%) Atlassian
4 16 (7.48%) Google
4 16 (7.48%) Oracle
5 15 (7.01%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (5.61%) HP
6 12 (5.61%) Red Gate
7 10 (4.67%) IBM
7 10 (4.67%) Dell
7 10 (4.67%) Lotus
8 9 (4.21%) Citrix
8 9 (4.21%) Rackspace
9 8 (3.74%) Zoho
9 8 (3.74%) Cisco
10 7 (3.27%) Avaya
10 7 (3.27%) Apple
11 6 (2.80%) NetApp
11 6 (2.80%) JBoss
12 5 (2.34%) Epiphany
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