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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 204 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1567 1470 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.45% 1.42% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.59% 34.64% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1252 1420
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
5680 4244 3564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.25% 4.09% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4752 3561 3145
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
London -2 695 £55,000 +10.00% 120
South East +43 448 £45,000 - 55
Yorkshire +7 104 £35,000 -22.22% 13
East of England -94 81 £40,250 -19.50% 11
South West +6 69 £33,000 -21.42% 15
North West +6 65 £45,000 - 17
West Midlands +16 55 £39,500 -16.84% 11
East Midlands +18 43 £35,000 -26.31% 9
North East -10 5 £29,125 -61.16% 6
Midlands - 1 - - 4
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1114 (33.32%) Agile Software Development
2 802 (23.99%) SQL
3 783 (23.42%) JavaScript
4 725 (21.69%) .NET
5 684 (20.46%) HTML
6 682 (20.40%) Java
7 588 (17.59%) SQL Server
8 576 (17.23%) CSS
9 573 (17.14%) Degree
10 570 (17.05%) Linux
11 549 (16.42%) Finance
12 529 (15.82%) C#
13 523 (15.64%) Windows
14 480 (14.36%) Microsoft
15 474 (14.18%) MySQL
16 430 (12.86%) Marketing
17 419 (12.53%) Web Services
18 415 (12.41%) Project Management
19 380 (11.37%) CRM
20 359 (10.74%) MVC
21 341 (10.20%) jQuery
22 340 (10.17%) Oracle
23 332 (9.93%) Scrum
24 319 (9.54%) PHP
25 318 (9.51%) MS Excel
26 316 (9.45%) ASP.NET
27 314 (9.39%) OO
28 307 (9.18%) XML
29 303 (9.06%) ITIL
30 296 (8.85%) Analytical Skills

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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
1 177 (5.29%) Apache
2 142 (4.25%) Tomcat
3 131 (3.92%) IIS
4 106 (3.17%) Node.js
5 78 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 49 (1.47%) CMS
7 48 (1.44%) JBoss
8 45 (1.35%) Drupal
9 38 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (1.11%) Confluence
11 35 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 30 (0.90%) nginx
12 30 (0.90%) MS Exchange
13 29 (0.87%) OpenStack
14 27 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 26 (0.78%) ColdFusion
16 25 (0.75%) Lync
17 21 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
18 20 (0.60%) WordPress
19 13 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 318 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 117 (3.50%) MS Office
3 22 (0.66%) MS Project
4 19 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
6 11 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.030%) Revit
10 1 (0.030%) FastStats
10 1 (0.030%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 52 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.81%) Google Analytics
3 16 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.45%) Magento
5 14 (0.42%) Workday HCM
6 13 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
8 9 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
8 9 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 8 (0.24%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.18%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.18%) SAP ERP
11 6 (0.18%) Shopify
12 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
12 4 (0.12%) Optimost
12 4 (0.12%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.12%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 285 (8.53%) PaaS
2 232 (6.94%) IaaS
3 179 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
4 121 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 119 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
6 77 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
7 52 (1.56%) Force.com
8 41 (1.23%) Google Apps
8 41 (1.23%) Office 365
9 29 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
10 20 (0.60%) Heroku
10 20 (0.60%) Route 53
11 19 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (0.39%) GitHub
12 13 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
12 13 (0.39%) Taleo
13 10 (0.30%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.24%) MailChimp
15 6 (0.18%) ElastiCache
15 6 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 203 (6.07%) Firewall
2 166 (4.97%) Internet
3 103 (3.08%) DNS
4 91 (2.72%) SAN
5 88 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 80 (2.39%) WAN
7 62 (1.85%) VPN
8 58 (1.73%) HTTP
9 57 (1.71%) SMTP
9 57 (1.71%) LDAP
10 53 (1.59%) LAN
11 44 (1.32%) SSL
12 29 (0.87%) NAS
13 28 (0.84%) Network Security
14 23 (0.69%) DHCP
15 20 (0.60%) Wireless
16 19 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (0.54%) VoIP
18 17 (0.51%) IPsec
19 16 (0.48%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 474 (14.18%) MySQL
3 138 (4.13%) Big Data
4 137 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 105 (3.14%) MongoDB
6 83 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 72 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (1.65%) Data Mining
9 44 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 42 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (0.96%) Redis
13 31 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 29 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 28 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
16 27 (0.81%) RDBMS
17 25 (0.75%) DB2
18 22 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 154 (4.61%) Subversion
2 142 (4.25%) Git (software)
3 115 (3.44%) JIRA
4 108 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 102 (3.05%) Selenium
6 68 (2.03%) Jenkins
7 65 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 60 (1.79%) Maven
9 56 (1.68%) Eclipse
10 48 (1.44%) JUnit
11 41 (1.23%) Hudson
12 39 (1.17%) Cucumber
13 33 (0.99%) JMeter
14 30 (0.90%) WebDriver
15 27 (0.81%) TeamCity
16 24 (0.72%) NUnit
17 23 (0.69%) Mercurial
18 22 (0.66%) NetBeans
19 15 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
19 15 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 549 (16.42%) Finance
2 430 (12.86%) Marketing
3 220 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 211 (6.31%) Retail
5 127 (3.80%) Banking
6 107 (3.20%) Front Office
7 102 (3.05%) Advertising
8 83 (2.48%) Games
9 61 (1.82%) Legal
9 61 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 49 (1.47%) Law
11 48 (1.44%) Billing
12 45 (1.35%) German Language
12 45 (1.35%) Publishing
13 38 (1.14%) French Language
14 35 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.60%) Electronics
16 16 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.45%) Back Office
18 8 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 887 (26.53%) Developer
2 364 (10.89%) Analyst
3 304 (9.09%) Consultant
4 284 (8.50%) Architect
5 211 (6.31%) Project Manager
6 183 (5.47%) .NET Developer
7 171 (5.12%) Senior Developer
8 158 (4.73%) C# Developer
9 153 (4.58%) Java Developer
10 134 (4.01%) Software Developer
11 126 (3.77%) Business Analyst
11 126 (3.77%) Web Developer
12 121 (3.62%) Administrator
13 114 (3.41%) Applications Support
14 105 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
15 101 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
16 98 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
17 96 (2.87%) Product Manager
18 95 (2.84%) Support Analyst
19 94 (2.81%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 725 (21.69%) .NET
2 684 (20.46%) HTML
3 576 (17.23%) CSS
4 419 (12.53%) Web Services
5 341 (10.20%) jQuery
6 316 (9.45%) ASP.NET
7 307 (9.18%) XML
8 215 (6.43%) HTML5
9 187 (5.59%) Ajax
10 168 (5.03%) J2EE
11 156 (4.67%) JSON
12 146 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 139 (4.16%) REST
13 139 (4.16%) SOAP
14 133 (3.98%) .NET Framework
15 131 (3.92%) Spring
16 129 (3.86%) AngularJS
17 128 (3.83%) LAMP
18 120 (3.59%) RESTful
19 101 (3.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 296 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 264 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 248 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
4 181 (5.41%) Open Source
5 159 (4.76%) User Experience
6 126 (3.77%) Social Media
7 112 (3.35%) Mobile App
8 56 (1.68%) Replication
9 53 (1.59%) Mathematics
10 51 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 41 (1.23%) CMDB
12 38 (1.14%) E-Learning
13 31 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 30 (0.90%) Statistics
14 30 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 29 (0.87%) N-Tier
15 29 (0.87%) Learning Management System
16 27 (0.81%) Data Integration
17 26 (0.78%) Life Science
17 26 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 570 (17.05%) Linux
2 523 (15.64%) Windows
3 201 (6.01%) UNIX
4 74 (2.21%) Android
4 74 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 70 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 61 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (1.68%) Ubuntu
9 55 (1.65%) CentOS
10 30 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 28 (0.84%) Debian
12 23 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (0.69%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.63%) Windows Phone
14 16 (0.48%) Solaris
15 12 (0.36%) FreeBSD
15 12 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1114 (33.32%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (12.41%) Project Management
3 380 (11.37%) CRM
4 359 (10.74%) MVC
5 332 (9.93%) Scrum
6 314 (9.39%) OO
7 303 (9.06%) ITIL
8 289 (8.64%) Software Engineering
9 287 (8.59%) E-Commerce
10 222 (6.64%) TDD
11 213 (6.37%) Web Development
12 202 (6.04%) ERP
13 200 (5.98%) SOA
14 189 (5.65%) Analytics
15 139 (4.16%) Migration
16 135 (4.04%) Service Management
17 133 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
17 133 (3.98%) OOP
18 128 (3.83%) Business Analysis
19 127 (3.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 802 (23.99%) SQL
2 783 (23.42%) JavaScript
3 682 (20.40%) Java
4 529 (15.82%) C#
5 319 (9.54%) PHP
6 162 (4.85%) Python
7 122 (3.65%) T-SQL
8 115 (3.44%) Ruby
9 103 (3.08%) C++
10 94 (2.81%) C
11 72 (2.15%) Perl
12 60 (1.79%) PHP5
13 59 (1.76%) VB.NET
14 47 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 44 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 42 (1.26%) VB
17 37 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 30 (0.90%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.66%) Groovy
20 21 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 573 (17.14%) Degree
2 55 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 53 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 32 (0.96%) ISEB
6 32 (0.96%) MCSE
7 28 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 26 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 23 (0.69%) CCNA
10 22 (0.66%) CCNP
10 22 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 20 (0.60%) PMP
12 19 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (0.54%) MBA
14 17 (0.51%) CEH
15 15 (0.45%) CIMA
15 15 (0.45%) ACCA
15 15 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (7.27%) QA
2 70 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 55 (1.65%) SLA
4 42 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 42 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.18%) COBIT
7 2 (0.060%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
System Software
1 188 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 44 (1.32%) vSphere
4 42 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.63%) Varnish
6 17 (0.51%) vCloud
7 13 (0.39%) KVM
7 13 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.33%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.24%) NFS
9 8 (0.24%) XenServer
10 6 (0.18%) XenApp
10 6 (0.18%) Docker
10 6 (0.18%) Postfix
11 5 (0.15%) IMail Server
12 4 (0.12%) UAG
12 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.12%) Nmap
13 3 (0.090%) Squid
Systems Management
1 117 (3.50%) Puppet
2 95 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (2.12%) Nagios
4 25 (0.75%) SCCM
5 20 (0.60%) Cacti
5 20 (0.60%) Opsview
6 19 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (0.51%) Ansible
8 15 (0.45%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.33%) logstash
10 10 (0.30%) Vagrant
11 9 (0.27%) HAProxy
11 9 (0.27%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.21%) Capistrano
12 7 (0.21%) Salt
13 6 (0.18%) Icinga
14 5 (0.15%) Graylog2
14 5 (0.15%) collectd
14 5 (0.15%) StatsD
14 5 (0.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 480 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 340 (10.17%) Oracle
3 269 (8.05%) Salesforce.com
4 236 (7.06%) VMware
5 131 (3.92%) SAP
6 127 (3.80%) Cisco
7 103 (3.08%) Red Hat
8 95 (2.84%) Google
9 76 (2.27%) ServiceNow
10 61 (1.82%) IBM
11 57 (1.71%) HP
12 54 (1.62%) Adobe
13 42 (1.26%) Zend
14 38 (1.14%) Citrix
15 37 (1.11%) F5
16 35 (1.05%) Rackspace
17 32 (0.96%) Siebel
18 31 (0.93%) Atlassian
19 30 (0.90%) Dell
20 29 (0.87%) Juniper
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + Car
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Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Car or Car Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus & Package
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Dorset
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Salary: to £highly competitive
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Nantwich, Cheshire
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Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
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West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
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