The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 153 181 207
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2023 1845 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 1.68% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.10% 27.03% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1504 1244
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8394 6826 4724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.22% 6.21% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6849 5548 4058
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SaaS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the England region.

SaaS Salary Trend in England

SaaS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in England

SaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
London +16 939 £60,000 +14.28% 164
South East +25 540 £45,000 - 61
East of England +17 142 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South West +35 131 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Yorkshire +19 86 £40,000 - 17
West Midlands +15 83 £35,000 -6.66% 8
North West +8 46 £45,000 +2.27% 13
East Midlands -20 37 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Midlands - 13 - -
North East -18 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1451 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
2 974 (23.68%) SQL
3 841 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 835 (20.30%) Java
5 823 (20.01%) .NET
6 768 (18.67%) SQL Server
7 747 (18.16%) HTML
8 745 (18.11%) Microsoft
9 720 (17.51%) Degree
10 690 (16.78%) C#
11 644 (15.66%) Linux
12 636 (15.46%) Finance
13 625 (15.20%) Project Management
14 573 (13.93%) Windows
15 532 (12.93%) CRM
16 518 (12.59%) Oracle
17 510 (12.40%) CSS
18 490 (11.91%) Web Services
19 462 (11.23%) PaaS
20 435 (10.58%) Scrum
21 421 (10.24%) Marketing
22 415 (10.09%) MS Excel
23 413 (10.04%) MySQL
24 405 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
25 389 (9.46%) Software Engineering
26 385 (9.36%) MVC
27 382 (9.29%) ASP.NET
28 375 (9.12%) Retail
29 370 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
30 350 (8.51%) Computer Science

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 211 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 204 (4.96%) IIS
3 171 (4.16%) Apache
4 113 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 113 (2.75%) Node.js
5 99 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 80 (1.95%) CMS
7 61 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 58 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
9 56 (1.36%) JBoss
10 52 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 49 (1.19%) MS Exchange
12 43 (1.05%) Lync
13 42 (1.02%) Confluence
14 38 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 36 (0.88%) nginx
16 28 (0.68%) Apache Solr
17 27 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (0.53%) GlassFish
19 18 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 415 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 89 (2.16%) MS Office
3 37 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.63%) MS Project
5 20 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 9 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.19%) FrameMaker
9 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.073%) SPSS
11 2 (0.049%) Maya
12 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 61 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 43 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 26 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 21 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (0.49%) Magento
7 13 (0.32%) SAP SD
8 12 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.27%) Agresso
9 11 (0.27%) SAP CRM
10 10 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
10 10 (0.24%) Workday HCM
10 10 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
11 7 (0.17%) SAP MII
11 7 (0.17%) SAP CO
11 7 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (0.17%) SAP PP
11 7 (0.17%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 462 (11.23%) PaaS
2 332 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
3 291 (7.08%) IaaS
4 180 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 132 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
6 76 (1.85%) Office 365
7 52 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 42 (1.02%) Force.com
9 40 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
10 32 (0.78%) GitHub
11 31 (0.75%) Amazon S3
12 26 (0.63%) Google App Engine
13 23 (0.56%) Google Apps
14 20 (0.49%) HP Helion
15 19 (0.46%) Terremark
15 19 (0.46%) iPaaS
16 14 (0.34%) Heroku
17 12 (0.29%) Veeva
18 8 (0.19%) Dropbox
18 8 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 226 (5.49%) Firewall
2 169 (4.11%) Internet
3 111 (2.70%) SAN
4 84 (2.04%) DNS
5 78 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 74 (1.80%) HTTP
7 65 (1.58%) VPN
8 63 (1.53%) WAN
9 52 (1.26%) Network Security
10 51 (1.24%) SSL
11 46 (1.12%) LAN
12 45 (1.09%) Unified Communications
13 39 (0.95%) LDAP
14 36 (0.88%) NAS
15 30 (0.73%) SMTP
16 26 (0.63%) VoIP
17 25 (0.61%) MPLS
18 23 (0.56%) iSCSI
19 16 (0.39%) WebEx
19 16 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 768 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 413 (10.04%) MySQL
3 187 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 175 (4.25%) Big Data
5 172 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 147 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 139 (3.38%) MongoDB
8 131 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 122 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 99 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 93 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 75 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 67 (1.63%) Oracle Database
14 66 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
15 53 (1.29%) Hadoop
16 52 (1.26%) RDBMS
17 45 (1.09%) Redis
17 45 (1.09%) SAP HANA
18 36 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
19 30 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 228 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 134 (3.26%) Selenium
3 124 (3.01%) Subversion
4 116 (2.82%) Maven
5 105 (2.55%) JIRA
6 85 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 68 (1.65%) Ant
8 61 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 55 (1.34%) WebDriver
10 54 (1.31%) JUnit
11 47 (1.14%) Eclipse
12 35 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (0.83%) Cucumber
13 34 (0.83%) Hudson
14 27 (0.66%) Jasmine
15 26 (0.63%) Gradle
16 25 (0.61%) SpecFlow
17 22 (0.53%) Artifactory
18 21 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
19 20 (0.49%) NUnit
General
1 636 (15.46%) Finance
2 421 (10.24%) Marketing
3 375 (9.12%) Retail
4 223 (5.42%) Telecoms
5 199 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 147 (3.57%) Banking
7 128 (3.11%) Games
8 106 (2.58%) Front Office
9 77 (1.87%) Advertising
10 74 (1.80%) Law
11 63 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 60 (1.46%) Back Office
13 40 (0.97%) German Language
14 38 (0.92%) Electronics
14 38 (0.92%) Legal
15 35 (0.85%) Aerospace
16 29 (0.71%) Billing
17 27 (0.66%) French Language
18 19 (0.46%) Publishing
19 18 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1016 (24.70%) Developer
2 435 (10.58%) Consultant
3 424 (10.31%) Analyst
4 377 (9.17%) Architect
5 246 (5.98%) .NET Developer
6 215 (5.23%) Senior Developer
7 204 (4.96%) Java Developer
8 191 (4.64%) Project Manager
9 185 (4.50%) C# Developer
10 182 (4.42%) Business Analyst
11 171 (4.16%) Software Engineer
12 158 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
13 155 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
14 110 (2.67%) Senior Manager
15 107 (2.60%) Lead Developer
16 105 (2.55%) Applications Support
16 105 (2.55%) Software Developer
17 98 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 96 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
19 95 (2.31%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 823 (20.01%) .NET
2 747 (18.16%) HTML
3 510 (12.40%) CSS
4 490 (11.91%) Web Services
5 382 (9.29%) ASP.NET
6 320 (7.78%) XML
6 320 (7.78%) jQuery
7 244 (5.93%) AngularJS
8 243 (5.91%) HTML5
9 196 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 188 (4.57%) Spring
10 188 (4.57%) .NET Framework
11 167 (4.06%) REST
12 136 (3.31%) J2EE
13 133 (3.23%) SOAP
14 119 (2.89%) JSON
15 114 (2.77%) Ajax
16 110 (2.67%) Hibernate
17 107 (2.60%) CSS3
18 106 (2.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 370 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 350 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 310 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
4 294 (7.15%) Data Centre
5 154 (3.74%) User Experience
6 122 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 110 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 76 (1.85%) Public Cloud
9 67 (1.63%) Social Media
10 54 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 51 (1.24%) Life Science
11 51 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 49 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 45 (1.09%) Algorithms
14 39 (0.95%) Replication
15 37 (0.90%) DTV
16 36 (0.88%) Private Cloud
17 34 (0.83%) Digital Media
17 34 (0.83%) Clustering
18 31 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 644 (15.66%) Linux
2 573 (13.93%) Windows
3 237 (5.76%) UNIX
4 125 (3.04%) Android
5 116 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 83 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (0.75%) CentOS
10 21 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 20 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.49%) Solaris
11 20 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (0.39%) Debian
13 15 (0.36%) Windows 7
14 14 (0.34%) VMS
15 13 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.29%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.27%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1451 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
2 625 (15.20%) Project Management
3 532 (12.93%) CRM
4 435 (10.58%) Scrum
5 405 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
6 389 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 385 (9.36%) MVC
8 319 (7.76%) E-Commerce
9 309 (7.51%) ITIL
10 289 (7.03%) SOA
11 281 (6.83%) OO
12 278 (6.76%) TDD
13 268 (6.52%) ERP
14 255 (6.20%) SDLC
15 229 (5.57%) Analytics
16 228 (5.54%) DevOps
17 209 (5.08%) Open Source
18 198 (4.81%) Mentoring
19 185 (4.50%) Business Development
20 180 (4.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 974 (23.68%) SQL
2 841 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 835 (20.30%) Java
4 690 (16.78%) C#
5 288 (7.00%) PHP
6 241 (5.86%) Python
7 186 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 184 (4.47%) C++
9 161 (3.91%) C
10 150 (3.65%) Ruby
11 107 (2.60%) Perl
12 106 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 87 (2.12%) Scala
14 66 (1.60%) VB.NET
15 64 (1.56%) Shell Script
16 57 (1.39%) Apex Code
17 51 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 42 (1.02%) Clojure
19 33 (0.80%) VB
20 26 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 720 (17.51%) Degree
2 81 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (1.53%) SAP Certification
4 50 (1.22%) CISSP
5 47 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 42 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 36 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (0.85%) PMP
10 31 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (0.63%) MCSE
12 25 (0.61%) CCNA
12 25 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 24 (0.58%) CEH
14 22 (0.53%) ISEB
15 21 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
15 21 (0.51%) CISM
16 17 (0.41%) CCNP
16 17 (0.41%) MCSA
16 17 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (7.37%) QA
2 84 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (1.29%) SLA
4 36 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.19%) COBIT
7 8 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.15%) EMIR
8 6 (0.15%) MiFID
8 6 (0.15%) WCAG
8 6 (0.15%) GCP
9 3 (0.073%) Section 508
10 2 (0.049%) COSO
10 2 (0.049%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 241 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 99 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 63 (1.53%) vSphere
5 31 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 27 (0.66%) KVM
7 26 (0.63%) XenApp
8 25 (0.61%) Xen
9 24 (0.58%) Docker
10 23 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.56%) VirtualBox
11 18 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 18 (0.44%) LXC
12 17 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 17 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 15 (0.36%) vCloud
14 14 (0.34%) IMail Server
15 6 (0.15%) VMware ESX
16 5 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
16 5 (0.12%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 144 (3.50%) Puppet
2 136 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (1.53%) Nagios
4 55 (1.34%) SCCM
5 46 (1.12%) SCOM
6 37 (0.90%) SCVMM
7 27 (0.66%) Vagrant
8 22 (0.53%) HAProxy
9 20 (0.49%) Ansible
10 18 (0.44%) vMotion
10 18 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 16 (0.39%) ZABBIX
12 14 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 13 (0.32%) Cacti
14 12 (0.29%) OpenNMS
15 9 (0.22%) Ganglia
15 9 (0.22%) OpenView
15 9 (0.22%) Nmap
15 9 (0.22%) OpenAM
16 8 (0.19%) Opsview
Vendors
1 745 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 518 (12.59%) Oracle
3 326 (7.93%) VMware
4 316 (7.68%) Salesforce.com
5 220 (5.35%) SAP
6 108 (2.63%) Google
7 76 (1.85%) Cisco
8 68 (1.65%) HP
9 65 (1.58%) IBM
10 63 (1.53%) Citrix
10 63 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 62 (1.51%) Rackspace
12 37 (0.90%) Siebel
13 30 (0.73%) Adobe
13 30 (0.73%) MuleSoft
14 29 (0.71%) ServiceNow
14 29 (0.71%) hybris
15 28 (0.68%) Zend
16 27 (0.66%) EMC
17 26 (0.63%) Sybase
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