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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 175 184 177
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1669 1552 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.72% 1.60% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.72% 34.77% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1353 1492
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
5811 4464 3791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.98% 4.59% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 3685 3313
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +23 796 £56,000 +8.73% 136
South East -3 421 £47,500 - 75
Yorkshire +25 98 £35,000 -12.50% 12
West Midlands +27 65 £40,000 -15.78% 13
East of England -97 65 £42,000 -6.66% 13
South West -18 61 £33,750 -15.62% 11
East Midlands -8 47 £38,000 -15.55% 5
North West +12 44 £40,000 -10.11% 9
Midlands - 43 - - 5
North East 0 13 £52,500 -20.75% 2
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1050 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (21.99%) SQL
3 652 (19.97%) JavaScript
4 645 (19.75%) .NET
5 631 (19.33%) Java
6 598 (18.32%) Finance
7 570 (17.46%) HTML
8 548 (16.78%) SQL Server
9 535 (16.39%) Microsoft
10 517 (15.83%) Windows
11 514 (15.74%) Degree
12 502 (15.38%) C#
13 501 (15.34%) Linux
14 495 (15.16%) Project Management
15 470 (14.40%) CSS
16 403 (12.34%) Marketing
17 375 (11.49%) MySQL
18 371 (11.36%) CRM
19 339 (10.38%) MS Excel
19 339 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
20 327 (10.02%) Web Services
21 326 (9.98%) MVC
22 325 (9.95%) Scrum
23 324 (9.92%) Oracle
24 313 (9.59%) PaaS
25 306 (9.37%) ITIL
26 300 (9.19%) Salesforce.com
27 293 (8.97%) Retail
28 274 (8.39%) VMware
29 269 (8.24%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 144 (4.41%) Apache
2 143 (4.38%) IIS
3 127 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 98 (3.00%) Node.js
5 48 (1.47%) JBoss
6 45 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 37 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 36 (1.10%) Confluence
9 34 (1.04%) WebSphere
10 30 (0.92%) CMS
11 29 (0.89%) OpenStack
12 27 (0.83%) MS Exchange
13 26 (0.80%) Lync
14 25 (0.77%) ColdFusion
15 18 (0.55%) nginx
15 18 (0.55%) Drupal
16 17 (0.52%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.49%) NetWeaver
18 14 (0.43%) GlassFish
19 9 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 339 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 90 (2.76%) MS Office
3 16 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (0.49%) MS Project
4 14 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.031%) FastStats
9 1 (0.031%) Revit
Business Applications
1 46 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.89%) SAP ERP
3 20 (0.61%) Google Analytics
4 19 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 19 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (0.58%) SAP CRM
4 19 (0.58%) SAP CO
5 14 (0.43%) SAP SD
6 12 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
7 8 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.18%) Workday HCM
10 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 5 (0.15%) Magento
11 4 (0.12%) SAP FI-GL
11 4 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 313 (9.59%) PaaS
2 252 (7.72%) IaaS
3 151 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
4 140 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
5 113 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 62 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
7 52 (1.59%) Force.com
8 50 (1.53%) Office 365
9 27 (0.83%) Google Apps
10 22 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
11 20 (0.61%) GitHub
12 17 (0.52%) Terremark
13 16 (0.49%) Route 53
13 16 (0.49%) Heroku
13 16 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.31%) Taleo
15 9 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.28%) CloudBees
15 9 (0.28%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 206 (6.31%) Firewall
2 142 (4.35%) Internet
3 94 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 92 (2.82%) SAN
5 84 (2.57%) DNS
6 83 (2.54%) WAN
7 64 (1.96%) HTTP
8 62 (1.90%) VPN
9 55 (1.68%) LDAP
10 49 (1.50%) LAN
11 41 (1.26%) SSL
12 39 (1.19%) SMTP
13 36 (1.10%) NAS
14 34 (1.04%) MPLS
15 22 (0.67%) Network Security
16 21 (0.64%) BGP
17 20 (0.61%) VLAN
18 19 (0.58%) VoIP
18 19 (0.58%) DHCP
18 19 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 548 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 375 (11.49%) MySQL
3 109 (3.34%) Big Data
4 100 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 91 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 89 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 68 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 60 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.19%) Data Mining
13 35 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (0.95%) DB2
14 31 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 28 (0.86%) Hadoop
17 27 (0.83%) SAP HANA
18 26 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 121 (3.71%) Git (software)
2 114 (3.49%) JIRA
3 102 (3.12%) Visual Studio
4 98 (3.00%) Selenium
5 92 (2.82%) Subversion
6 64 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 59 (1.81%) Maven
8 49 (1.50%) JUnit
9 43 (1.32%) WebDriver
10 42 (1.29%) Cucumber
11 41 (1.26%) Jenkins
12 37 (1.13%) Eclipse
13 29 (0.89%) Hudson
14 20 (0.61%) JMeter
15 19 (0.58%) Toad
16 16 (0.49%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.43%) LSMW
18 13 (0.40%) NCrunch
19 12 (0.37%) JProfiler
19 12 (0.37%) YourKit
General
1 598 (18.32%) Finance
2 403 (12.34%) Marketing
3 293 (8.97%) Retail
4 211 (6.46%) Telecoms
5 157 (4.81%) Manufacturing
6 153 (4.69%) Games
7 100 (3.06%) Banking
8 80 (2.45%) Advertising
9 72 (2.21%) Front Office
10 68 (2.08%) Legal
11 63 (1.93%) Billing
12 58 (1.78%) Law
13 48 (1.47%) German Language
14 35 (1.07%) French Language
15 33 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.80%) Publishing
17 24 (0.74%) Financial Institution
18 19 (0.58%) General Ledger
19 18 (0.55%) Aerospace
20 17 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 820 (25.11%) Developer
2 321 (9.83%) Consultant
3 319 (9.77%) Analyst
4 313 (9.59%) Architect
5 237 (7.26%) Project Manager
6 181 (5.54%) Java Developer
7 170 (5.21%) .NET Developer
8 145 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 140 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 128 (3.92%) Software Developer
11 125 (3.83%) Business Analyst
12 112 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
13 109 (3.34%) Administrator
14 94 (2.88%) Applications Support
15 92 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
16 88 (2.70%) Web Developer
17 85 (2.60%) Junior
18 84 (2.57%) Systems Administrator
19 83 (2.54%) Support Engineer
19 83 (2.54%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 645 (19.75%) .NET
2 570 (17.46%) HTML
3 470 (14.40%) CSS
4 327 (10.02%) Web Services
5 269 (8.24%) ASP.NET
6 268 (8.21%) jQuery
7 237 (7.26%) XML
8 178 (5.45%) J2EE
9 173 (5.30%) HTML5
10 153 (4.69%) Ajax
11 130 (3.98%) .NET Framework
11 130 (3.98%) Spring
11 130 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 124 (3.80%) JSON
13 111 (3.40%) LAMP
14 110 (3.37%) AngularJS
15 106 (3.25%) CSS3
16 98 (3.00%) RESTful
17 96 (2.94%) REST
18 69 (2.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 339 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 231 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 220 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 153 (4.69%) Open Source
5 142 (4.35%) User Experience
6 86 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 85 (2.60%) Social Media
8 63 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 45 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 36 (1.10%) Replication
11 33 (1.01%) CMDB
12 31 (0.95%) E-Learning
12 31 (0.95%) Life Science
13 30 (0.92%) Data Integration
14 27 (0.83%) Learning Management System
15 26 (0.80%) Visualisation
15 26 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.77%) N-Tier
16 25 (0.77%) Blog
17 22 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 517 (15.83%) Windows
2 501 (15.34%) Linux
3 206 (6.31%) UNIX
4 71 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 64 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (1.75%) Android
7 56 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 47 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (1.26%) CentOS
10 30 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 22 (0.67%) Solaris
12 20 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (0.37%) VMS
15 11 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.34%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.31%) Debian
17 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1050 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (15.16%) Project Management
3 371 (11.36%) CRM
4 326 (9.98%) MVC
5 325 (9.95%) Scrum
6 306 (9.37%) ITIL
7 265 (8.12%) Software Engineering
8 259 (7.93%) OO
9 237 (7.26%) E-Commerce
10 224 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 214 (6.55%) ERP
12 198 (6.06%) TDD
13 195 (5.97%) SOA
14 170 (5.21%) Migration
15 159 (4.87%) Web Development
15 159 (4.87%) Analytics
16 157 (4.81%) Change Management
17 144 (4.41%) Service Management
18 118 (3.61%) Service Delivery
19 116 (3.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 718 (21.99%) SQL
2 652 (19.97%) JavaScript
3 631 (19.33%) Java
4 502 (15.38%) C#
5 258 (7.90%) PHP
6 131 (4.01%) Python
7 108 (3.31%) Ruby
8 103 (3.15%) C++
9 98 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 97 (2.97%) C
11 94 (2.88%) Perl
12 71 (2.17%) PowerShell
13 61 (1.87%) VB.NET
14 48 (1.47%) Shell Script
15 46 (1.41%) PHP5
16 43 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 40 (1.23%) VB
18 33 (1.01%) ABAP
19 28 (0.86%) Bash Shell
20 22 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 514 (15.74%) Degree
2 82 (2.51%) SAP Certification
3 64 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 30 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (0.89%) ISEB
9 26 (0.80%) SC Cleared
9 26 (0.80%) PMI Certification
10 25 (0.77%) MCSE
11 24 (0.74%) CCNA
12 23 (0.70%) CCNP
12 23 (0.70%) CISSP
13 22 (0.67%) VTSP
14 21 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 20 (0.61%) PMP
16 14 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (0.43%) CEH
17 12 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (6.43%) QA
2 48 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 47 (1.44%) SLA
4 38 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.18%) COBIT
8 2 (0.061%) MiFID
8 2 (0.061%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.031%) COSO
9 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
System Software
1 219 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (3.83%) Active Directory
3 53 (1.62%) vSphere
4 45 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (0.61%) vCloud
7 11 (0.34%) KVM
7 11 (0.34%) Varnish
8 9 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.28%) XenApp
8 9 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.21%) NFS
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.21%) Docker
11 6 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.15%) SpamAssassin
13 4 (0.12%) Postfix
13 4 (0.12%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 112 (3.43%) Puppet
2 86 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (1.87%) Nagios
4 32 (0.98%) SCCM
5 17 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 14 (0.43%) SCOM
7 13 (0.40%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.31%) Ansible
8 10 (0.31%) Opsview
9 8 (0.25%) OpenNMS
10 7 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.21%) OpenAM
11 6 (0.18%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.18%) Zenoss
11 6 (0.18%) Cacti
11 6 (0.18%) logstash
12 5 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.15%) MIMEsweeper
12 5 (0.15%) Icinga
12 5 (0.15%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 535 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 324 (9.92%) Oracle
3 300 (9.19%) Salesforce.com
4 274 (8.39%) VMware
5 204 (6.25%) SAP
6 111 (3.40%) Cisco
7 90 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 80 (2.45%) Google
9 66 (2.02%) IBM
10 55 (1.68%) ServiceNow
10 55 (1.68%) HP
11 50 (1.53%) Adobe
12 37 (1.13%) Siebel
13 35 (1.07%) F5
14 34 (1.04%) Citrix
15 31 (0.95%) Rackspace
16 30 (0.92%) Business Objects
17 27 (0.83%) Dell
17 27 (0.83%) EMC
18 24 (0.74%) Atlassian
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 minutes ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £48,000 to £68,000 per annum + Bens +Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bens Package
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Significant Bonus
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Significant Bonus (£75,000)
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Company Benefits Package
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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