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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 145 182 206
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +24
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2087 1749 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.03% 1.57% 1.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.55% 26.88% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1479 1236
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
8168 6507 4343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.93% 5.84% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6615 5418 3722
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +33 1001 £56,000 +1.81% 149
South East +18 542 £50,000 +11.11% 71
East of England +63 142 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Yorkshire +44 117 £40,000 +14.28% 5
South West +37 97 £42,500 +8.97% 22
West Midlands +31 75 £40,000 -11.11% 12
North West +30 68 £45,000 - 20
East Midlands -25 36 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Midlands - 7 £57,500 - 3
North East -7 4 £24,000 -36.00% 1
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1264 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 866 (22.70%) SQL
3 718 (18.82%) .NET
4 709 (18.58%) Microsoft
5 705 (18.48%) JavaScript
6 682 (17.88%) Java
7 672 (17.61%) SQL Server
8 668 (17.51%) Finance
9 667 (17.48%) Project Management
10 653 (17.12%) Degree
11 638 (16.72%) HTML
12 599 (15.70%) C#
13 550 (14.42%) Windows
14 548 (14.36%) Linux
15 487 (12.77%) CRM
16 447 (11.72%) CSS
17 407 (10.67%) Oracle
18 406 (10.64%) MS Excel
19 400 (10.48%) MySQL
20 398 (10.43%) Marketing
21 383 (10.04%) Retail
22 382 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
23 380 (9.96%) Scrum
24 373 (9.78%) Salesforce.com
25 368 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
26 353 (9.25%) MVC
26 353 (9.25%) PaaS
27 343 (8.99%) Web Services
28 339 (8.89%) Software Engineering
29 333 (8.73%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 187 (4.90%) IIS
2 155 (4.06%) Tomcat
3 141 (3.70%) Apache
4 86 (2.25%) Node.js
5 84 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 54 (1.42%) WebSphere
7 53 (1.39%) JBoss
7 53 (1.39%) CMS
8 44 (1.15%) MS Exchange
9 41 (1.07%) Lync
9 41 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
10 39 (1.02%) Confluence
11 38 (1.00%) OpenStack
12 33 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (0.60%) nginx
14 22 (0.58%) GlassFish
15 19 (0.50%) Drupal
16 18 (0.47%) WebLogic
16 18 (0.47%) NetWeaver
17 17 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 406 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 89 (2.33%) MS Office
3 25 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.47%) MS Project
6 8 (0.21%) FrameMaker
7 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.052%) SPSS
12 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.026%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.026%) Maya
12 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 65 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (1.15%) SAP ERP
3 31 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.52%) SAP CRM
5 18 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 18 (0.47%) SAP SD
5 18 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 18 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.29%) Magento
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
10 7 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.18%) Workday HCM
10 7 (0.18%) Agresso
10 7 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 353 (9.25%) PaaS
2 252 (6.61%) IaaS
3 250 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
4 133 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 123 (3.22%) Cloud Computing
6 85 (2.23%) Office 365
7 60 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
8 51 (1.34%) Force.com
9 22 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (0.58%) GitHub
10 21 (0.55%) Terremark
11 20 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 19 (0.50%) Google Apps
13 18 (0.47%) iPaaS
14 15 (0.39%) Google Analytics
14 15 (0.39%) Veeva
15 10 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
16 9 (0.24%) Google App Engine
17 8 (0.21%) Taleo
17 8 (0.21%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 220 (5.77%) Firewall
2 179 (4.69%) Internet
3 111 (2.91%) SAN
4 79 (2.07%) WAN
5 76 (1.99%) VPN
6 73 (1.91%) TCP/IP
7 66 (1.73%) DNS
7 66 (1.73%) HTTP
8 56 (1.47%) LAN
9 51 (1.34%) LDAP
10 45 (1.18%) MPLS
11 42 (1.10%) Unified Communications
12 40 (1.05%) Network Security
13 34 (0.89%) VoIP
14 32 (0.84%) NAS
15 30 (0.79%) SSL
16 28 (0.73%) SMTP
17 21 (0.55%) VLAN
18 18 (0.47%) BGP
19 15 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 400 (10.48%) MySQL
3 164 (4.30%) NoSQL
4 148 (3.88%) Big Data
5 127 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 126 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 123 (3.22%) MongoDB
8 101 (2.65%) Relational Database
9 88 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 73 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
11 72 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 67 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 58 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
14 48 (1.26%) SAP HANA
15 46 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
16 40 (1.05%) DB2
17 37 (0.97%) Oracle Database
18 34 (0.89%) Hadoop
19 31 (0.81%) Redis
20 26 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 156 (4.09%) Git (software)
2 107 (2.80%) Selenium
3 97 (2.54%) JIRA
4 85 (2.23%) Subversion
5 77 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 77 (2.02%) Maven
6 52 (1.36%) WebDriver
7 47 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 43 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 39 (1.02%) JUnit
10 38 (1.00%) Ant
11 24 (0.63%) Cucumber
12 19 (0.50%) SpecFlow
12 19 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 18 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
14 17 (0.45%) Jasmine
14 17 (0.45%) JMeter
15 15 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
16 14 (0.37%) LSMW
17 12 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 668 (17.51%) Finance
2 398 (10.43%) Marketing
3 383 (10.04%) Retail
4 222 (5.82%) Manufacturing
5 219 (5.74%) Telecoms
6 171 (4.48%) Games
7 128 (3.36%) Banking
8 106 (2.78%) Front Office
9 84 (2.20%) Advertising
10 76 (1.99%) Law
11 49 (1.28%) Back Office
12 48 (1.26%) Legal
13 47 (1.23%) Billing
14 35 (0.92%) German Language
15 33 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (0.76%) Electronics
17 28 (0.73%) Aerospace
18 26 (0.68%) Financial Institution
19 25 (0.66%) General Ledger
20 24 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 915 (23.98%) Developer
2 419 (10.98%) Consultant
3 392 (10.28%) Analyst
4 373 (9.78%) Architect
5 260 (6.82%) Project Manager
6 214 (5.61%) .NET Developer
7 211 (5.53%) Java Developer
8 200 (5.24%) Senior Developer
9 177 (4.64%) C# Developer
10 158 (4.14%) Business Analyst
11 148 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
12 146 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
13 127 (3.33%) Software Engineer
14 103 (2.70%) Software Developer
15 95 (2.49%) Administrator
16 93 (2.44%) Support Engineer
17 85 (2.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 85 (2.23%) Senior Manager
18 84 (2.20%) Sales Consultant
19 83 (2.18%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (18.82%) .NET
2 638 (16.72%) HTML
3 447 (11.72%) CSS
4 343 (8.99%) Web Services
5 333 (8.73%) ASP.NET
6 292 (7.65%) jQuery
7 277 (7.26%) XML
8 193 (5.06%) AngularJS
9 190 (4.98%) HTML5
10 186 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 171 (4.48%) .NET Framework
12 170 (4.46%) J2EE
13 163 (4.27%) Spring
14 122 (3.20%) JSON
15 120 (3.15%) Ajax
16 113 (2.96%) RESTful
17 100 (2.62%) CSS3
18 98 (2.57%) REST
18 98 (2.57%) LAMP
19 97 (2.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 382 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
2 297 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 268 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 164 (4.30%) Open Source
5 119 (3.12%) User Experience
6 98 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 90 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 63 (1.65%) Social Media
9 60 (1.57%) Mathematics
10 51 (1.34%) Data Structures
11 48 (1.26%) Public Cloud
12 47 (1.23%) Private Cloud
13 43 (1.13%) Replication
14 42 (1.10%) Algorithms
15 40 (1.05%) Life Science
16 39 (1.02%) Client/Server
17 32 (0.84%) EPoS
18 28 (0.73%) Digital Media
19 27 (0.71%) BYOD
19 27 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 550 (14.42%) Windows
2 548 (14.36%) Linux
3 204 (5.35%) UNIX
4 95 (2.49%) Android
5 91 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 85 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 55 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (0.92%) CentOS
10 21 (0.55%) Solaris
10 21 (0.55%) VMS
11 20 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 19 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (0.29%) AIX
16 10 (0.26%) Debian
16 10 (0.26%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1264 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 667 (17.48%) Project Management
3 487 (12.77%) CRM
4 380 (9.96%) Scrum
5 368 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
6 353 (9.25%) MVC
7 339 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 297 (7.79%) ITIL
9 283 (7.42%) E-Commerce
10 258 (6.76%) SOA
11 249 (6.53%) ERP
12 219 (5.74%) TDD
13 207 (5.43%) OO
14 203 (5.32%) Change Management
15 190 (4.98%) Analytics
16 178 (4.67%) DevOps
17 167 (4.38%) Business Development
18 160 (4.19%) Mentoring
19 156 (4.09%) Migration
20 152 (3.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 866 (22.70%) SQL
2 705 (18.48%) JavaScript
3 682 (17.88%) Java
4 599 (15.70%) C#
5 256 (6.71%) PHP
6 173 (4.53%) Python
7 157 (4.12%) C++
8 153 (4.01%) C
9 146 (3.83%) T-SQL
10 137 (3.59%) Ruby
11 105 (2.75%) Perl
12 101 (2.65%) PowerShell
13 62 (1.63%) Shell Script
14 54 (1.42%) VB.NET
15 44 (1.15%) Apex Code
16 41 (1.07%) ABAP
17 40 (1.05%) Bash Shell
18 39 (1.02%) Scala
19 28 (0.73%) PL/SQL
20 24 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 653 (17.12%) Degree
2 107 (2.80%) SAP Certification
3 86 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 45 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (1.10%) CISSP
7 36 (0.94%) MCSE
8 35 (0.92%) CCNA
9 31 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 31 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (0.71%) PMP
11 24 (0.63%) ISEB
11 24 (0.63%) VTSP
12 22 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 19 (0.50%) CEH
14 17 (0.45%) SC Cleared
14 17 (0.45%) CISM
15 14 (0.37%) CCNP
16 11 (0.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (6.55%) QA
2 71 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (1.39%) SLA
4 26 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.16%) MiFID
7 6 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.10%) EMIR
9 3 (0.079%) WCAG
10 2 (0.052%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.052%) COSO
11 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.026%) COBIT
System Software
1 244 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 81 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 69 (1.81%) vSphere
5 34 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (0.63%) XenApp
7 19 (0.50%) KVM
8 18 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (0.34%) vCloud
11 11 (0.29%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.26%) Docker
13 9 (0.24%) GlusterFS
13 9 (0.24%) Xen
14 8 (0.21%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.18%) IMail Server
15 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 6 (0.16%) LXC
Systems Management
1 127 (3.33%) Puppet
2 112 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (1.57%) Nagios
4 44 (1.15%) SCCM
5 30 (0.79%) SCOM
6 21 (0.55%) SCVMM
7 19 (0.50%) ZABBIX
7 19 (0.50%) vMotion
8 14 (0.37%) Vagrant
8 14 (0.37%) OpenNMS
9 13 (0.34%) OpenAM
10 11 (0.29%) Cacti
11 9 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
13 7 (0.18%) logstash
13 7 (0.18%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.16%) OpenView
14 6 (0.16%) Ansible
14 6 (0.16%) Opsview
14 6 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 709 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 407 (10.67%) Oracle
3 373 (9.78%) Salesforce.com
4 319 (8.36%) VMware
5 248 (6.50%) SAP
6 91 (2.39%) Google
7 83 (2.18%) Cisco
8 75 (1.97%) HP
9 70 (1.83%) IBM
10 68 (1.78%) Red Hat
11 54 (1.42%) Citrix
12 44 (1.15%) Rackspace
13 40 (1.05%) Siebel
14 37 (0.97%) ServiceNow
15 36 (0.94%) MuleSoft
16 33 (0.87%) Dell
17 32 (0.84%) Adobe
18 28 (0.73%) Avaya
19 24 (0.63%) Sybase
19 24 (0.63%) Business Objects
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable - Depending on experinece
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Maximus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - top 100 UK company, lots!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum + bonus + car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% pension, 38 days holiday!
Posted: 2 days ago