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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 153 177 211
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2082 1776 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.01% 1.66% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.04% 26.25% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1462 1203
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 £31,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
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
8661 6767 4736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.38% 6.31% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7152 5361 4069
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +2 934 £60,000 +9.09% 115
South East +70 594 £45,000 -2.17% 47
South West +52 127 £55,000 +48.64% 12
East of England +22 119 £47,500 +9.82% 11
Yorkshire +16 105 £40,000 +14.28% 18
West Midlands +23 89 £35,000 -6.66% 11
North West +11 55 £45,000 -5.26% 13
East Midlands -31 29 £42,500 +6.25% 14
North East +2 20 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1474 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 948 (23.10%) JavaScript
3 932 (22.71%) SQL
4 838 (20.42%) .NET
5 813 (19.81%) Java
6 798 (19.44%) HTML
7 762 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 735 (17.91%) Degree
9 719 (17.52%) Microsoft
10 692 (16.86%) C#
11 661 (16.11%) Finance
12 628 (15.30%) Linux
13 604 (14.72%) Project Management
14 581 (14.16%) CSS
15 537 (13.08%) CRM
16 526 (12.82%) Oracle
17 505 (12.31%) Web Services
18 498 (12.13%) Windows
19 441 (10.75%) ASP.NET
20 436 (10.62%) Scrum
21 433 (10.55%) PaaS
22 422 (10.28%) Software Engineering
23 416 (10.14%) Marketing
24 398 (9.70%) MS Excel
25 395 (9.62%) MVC
26 387 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
26 387 (9.43%) Computer Science
27 385 (9.38%) MySQL
28 370 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
29 363 (8.85%) Amazon AWS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 189 (4.61%) Tomcat
2 157 (3.83%) IIS
3 156 (3.80%) Apache
4 137 (3.34%) Node.js
5 119 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 113 (2.75%) WebSphere
7 99 (2.41%) CMS
8 68 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
9 65 (1.58%) WebLogic
10 53 (1.29%) JBoss
10 53 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 50 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 37 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 32 (0.78%) Confluence
14 30 (0.73%) Lync
14 30 (0.73%) nginx
15 28 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 28 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
16 19 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
17 18 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 398 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 82 (2.00%) MS Office
3 44 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (0.78%) MS Project
5 22 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.22%) FrameMaker
7 7 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.12%) SPSS
9 4 (0.097%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.049%) Mingle
11 2 (0.049%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.049%) Maya
12 1 (0.024%) Windchill
12 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 50 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 45 (1.10%) SAP ERP
4 35 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 27 (0.66%) Magento
6 26 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
7 12 (0.29%) Agresso
8 11 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 10 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.22%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (0.22%) Workday HCM
11 8 (0.19%) SAP PP
12 7 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (0.17%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 433 (10.55%) PaaS
2 363 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
3 285 (6.94%) IaaS
4 205 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 141 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
6 67 (1.63%) Office 365
7 41 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 36 (0.88%) GitHub
8 36 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 29 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 26 (0.63%) Force.com
10 26 (0.63%) Heroku
11 21 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.51%) HP Helion
12 17 (0.41%) iPaaS
13 15 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (0.34%) Google Apps
15 11 (0.27%) Taleo
16 9 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
17 8 (0.19%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 202 (4.92%) Firewall
2 161 (3.92%) Internet
3 93 (2.27%) SAN
4 76 (1.85%) DNS
5 73 (1.78%) TCP/IP
6 71 (1.73%) HTTP
7 60 (1.46%) VPN
8 59 (1.44%) WAN
9 58 (1.41%) SSL
10 50 (1.22%) Network Security
11 47 (1.15%) LAN
12 40 (0.97%) Unified Communications
13 37 (0.90%) SMTP
14 34 (0.83%) NAS
15 27 (0.66%) VoIP
16 23 (0.56%) LDAP
16 23 (0.56%) iSCSI
17 17 (0.41%) MPLS
18 15 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
18 15 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 762 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 385 (9.38%) MySQL
3 193 (4.70%) Big Data
4 185 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 181 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 177 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 149 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 145 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 110 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 91 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
11 88 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 82 (2.00%) Oracle Database
13 70 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 68 (1.66%) Hadoop
14 68 (1.66%) RDBMS
15 61 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
16 49 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
17 45 (1.10%) Redis
18 37 (0.90%) SAP HANA
19 32 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 270 (6.58%) Git (software)
2 162 (3.95%) Selenium
3 151 (3.68%) Subversion
4 111 (2.70%) Maven
5 108 (2.63%) JIRA
6 102 (2.49%) Jenkins
7 77 (1.88%) Ant
8 64 (1.56%) JUnit
9 61 (1.49%) WebDriver
10 59 (1.44%) Visual Studio
11 55 (1.34%) Eclipse
12 49 (1.19%) Hudson
13 41 (1.00%) Jasmine
13 41 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (0.88%) NUnit
15 34 (0.83%) Gradle
16 33 (0.80%) Cucumber
17 28 (0.68%) SpecFlow
18 24 (0.58%) TeamCity
19 22 (0.54%) Artifactory
General
1 661 (16.11%) Finance
2 416 (10.14%) Marketing
3 331 (8.07%) Retail
4 250 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 198 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 141 (3.44%) Banking
7 113 (2.75%) Front Office
8 90 (2.19%) Games
9 67 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 61 (1.49%) Law
11 59 (1.44%) Advertising
12 56 (1.36%) Back Office
13 52 (1.27%) Legal
14 43 (1.05%) Electronics
15 42 (1.02%) Aerospace
16 40 (0.97%) French Language
17 36 (0.88%) German Language
18 25 (0.61%) Billing
19 24 (0.58%) Publishing
20 22 (0.54%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1050 (25.58%) Developer
2 398 (9.70%) Consultant
3 386 (9.41%) Architect
4 366 (8.92%) Analyst
5 275 (6.70%) .NET Developer
6 216 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 207 (5.04%) Senior Developer
8 185 (4.51%) Software Engineer
8 185 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 179 (4.36%) Java Developer
10 168 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
11 166 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 158 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 123 (3.00%) Software Developer
14 109 (2.66%) Senior Manager
15 103 (2.51%) Applications Support
16 100 (2.44%) Web Developer
17 98 (2.39%) Administrator
18 96 (2.34%) Support Engineer
19 94 (2.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 838 (20.42%) .NET
2 798 (19.44%) HTML
3 581 (14.16%) CSS
4 505 (12.31%) Web Services
5 441 (10.75%) ASP.NET
6 349 (8.50%) jQuery
7 325 (7.92%) XML
8 323 (7.87%) HTML5
9 264 (6.43%) AngularJS
10 212 (5.17%) REST
11 191 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 178 (4.34%) .NET Framework
13 175 (4.26%) Spring
14 168 (4.09%) SOAP
15 146 (3.56%) CSS3
16 125 (3.05%) Ajax
17 121 (2.95%) JSON
18 120 (2.92%) Hibernate
19 101 (2.46%) Middleware
20 100 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 387 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 370 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 327 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
4 266 (6.48%) Data Centre
5 193 (4.70%) User Experience
6 120 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 98 (2.39%) Mobile App
8 75 (1.83%) Public Cloud
9 71 (1.73%) Social Media
10 67 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 58 (1.41%) Mathematics
12 46 (1.12%) Life Science
13 41 (1.00%) DTV
13 41 (1.00%) Replication
14 39 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 37 (0.90%) Clustering
16 34 (0.83%) Algorithms
17 33 (0.80%) Data Integration
18 29 (0.71%) FMCG
19 28 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 628 (15.30%) Linux
2 498 (12.13%) Windows
3 202 (4.92%) UNIX
4 148 (3.61%) Android
5 146 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 71 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.58%) CentOS
10 18 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
11 17 (0.41%) Debian
12 14 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.22%) Solaris
14 9 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.19%) VMS
15 8 (0.19%) SUSE
16 7 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1474 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 604 (14.72%) Project Management
3 537 (13.08%) CRM
4 436 (10.62%) Scrum
5 422 (10.28%) Software Engineering
6 395 (9.62%) MVC
7 387 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
8 339 (8.26%) OO
9 336 (8.19%) ERP
10 304 (7.41%) TDD
11 302 (7.36%) E-Commerce
12 284 (6.92%) ITIL
13 273 (6.65%) SOA
14 254 (6.19%) SDLC
15 249 (6.07%) Analytics
16 236 (5.75%) Open Source
17 222 (5.41%) DevOps
18 187 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
19 184 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
19 184 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 948 (23.10%) JavaScript
2 932 (22.71%) SQL
3 813 (19.81%) Java
4 692 (16.86%) C#
5 287 (6.99%) Python
6 279 (6.80%) PHP
7 219 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 160 (3.90%) C++
9 149 (3.63%) Ruby
10 132 (3.22%) C
11 98 (2.39%) PowerShell
12 85 (2.07%) Scala
13 83 (2.02%) Perl
14 82 (2.00%) VB.NET
15 55 (1.34%) Apex Code
15 55 (1.34%) Clojure
16 48 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 47 (1.15%) Shell Script
18 35 (0.85%) Groovy
19 34 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 735 (17.91%) Degree
2 64 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 44 (1.07%) CISSP
4 44 (1.07%) SAP Certification
5 32 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 31 (0.76%) PMP
7 30 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
7 30 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 26 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 23 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (0.54%) CISM
12 21 (0.51%) CIMA
12 21 (0.51%) ACCA
12 21 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 19 (0.46%) OCP
13 19 (0.46%) ISEB
13 19 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (7.72%) QA
2 89 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.10%) SLA
4 39 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.41%) COBIT
7 15 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.15%) GCP
9 6 (0.15%) MiFID
9 6 (0.15%) EMIR
10 4 (0.097%) WCAG
10 4 (0.097%) COSO
11 3 (0.073%) Section 508
11 3 (0.073%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.024%) HL7
12 1 (0.024%) DICOM
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 210 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 85 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 50 (1.22%) vSphere
5 30 (0.73%) Xen
5 30 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (0.71%) KVM
6 29 (0.71%) Docker
7 21 (0.51%) VirtualBox
8 20 (0.49%) IMail Server
8 20 (0.49%) XenApp
9 19 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 19 (0.46%) vCloud
9 19 (0.46%) LXC
10 15 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (0.24%) XenServer
12 10 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.15%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.097%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 114 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 106 (2.58%) Puppet
3 55 (1.34%) SCCM
4 50 (1.22%) Nagios
5 41 (1.00%) SCOM
6 35 (0.85%) SCVMM
7 34 (0.83%) Ansible
8 22 (0.54%) HAProxy
8 22 (0.54%) Vagrant
9 21 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 16 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
11 15 (0.37%) vMotion
12 14 (0.34%) ZABBIX
13 13 (0.32%) Cacti
14 12 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 11 (0.27%) Salt
16 10 (0.24%) Backup Exec
17 9 (0.22%) Nmap
18 8 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
18 8 (0.19%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 719 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 526 (12.82%) Oracle
3 291 (7.09%) VMware
4 280 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 208 (5.07%) SAP
6 102 (2.49%) Google
7 69 (1.68%) Cisco
8 63 (1.54%) Citrix
9 60 (1.46%) HP
10 59 (1.44%) IBM
11 50 (1.22%) Rackspace
12 48 (1.17%) EMC
13 43 (1.05%) Red Hat
14 40 (0.97%) hybris
15 37 (0.90%) Demandware
16 35 (0.85%) Siebel
16 35 (0.85%) ATG
17 31 (0.76%) Zend
18 30 (0.73%) Adobe
19 29 (0.71%) Twitter
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red - The Global SAP Solutions Provider
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cramlington, Northumberland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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West London
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Salary: £23k - 28k per year + benefits
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South West London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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