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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 161 192 196
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1931 1586 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.92% 1.51% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.32% 33.38% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1368 1274
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 £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
6587 4751 3532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.54% 4.52% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5279 3960 3049
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +51 945 £56,000 +1.81% 156
South East +17 500 £52,500 +10.52% 77
Yorkshire +61 132 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East of England +7 103 £50,000 +13.63% 24
South West +5 63 £40,500 +3.84% 9
West Midlands +17 61 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North West +11 51 £45,000 +0.55% 15
East Midlands -12 33 £45,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands - 27 £57,500 - 2
North East -4 7 £24,000 -63.07% 4
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1182 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 795 (22.29%) SQL
3 687 (19.26%) JavaScript
4 685 (19.20%) .NET
5 657 (18.42%) Java
6 635 (17.80%) Finance
7 627 (17.58%) Microsoft
8 625 (17.52%) HTML
9 610 (17.10%) SQL Server
10 600 (16.82%) Degree
11 582 (16.32%) Project Management
12 557 (15.62%) C#
12 557 (15.62%) Windows
13 501 (14.05%) Linux
14 462 (12.95%) CSS
15 435 (12.20%) CRM
16 404 (11.33%) Marketing
17 379 (10.63%) MySQL
17 379 (10.63%) MS Excel
18 368 (10.32%) Retail
19 360 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
20 354 (9.92%) Oracle
20 354 (9.92%) Scrum
21 348 (9.76%) MVC
22 343 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
23 337 (9.45%) PaaS
24 321 (9.00%) Web Services
25 311 (8.72%) VMware
26 309 (8.66%) ASP.NET
27 308 (8.63%) ITIL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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
1 161 (4.51%) IIS
2 142 (3.98%) Apache
3 139 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 92 (2.58%) Node.js
5 58 (1.63%) JBoss
6 53 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 47 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 44 (1.23%) CMS
9 42 (1.18%) Confluence
10 40 (1.12%) OpenStack
11 38 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 38 (1.07%) MS Exchange
12 34 (0.95%) Lync
13 26 (0.73%) nginx
14 21 (0.59%) GlassFish
14 21 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
15 20 (0.56%) ColdFusion
16 19 (0.53%) NetWeaver
17 18 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 379 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 89 (2.50%) MS Office
3 21 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 21 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.39%) MS Project
5 9 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.11%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.028%) FastStats
10 1 (0.028%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.028%) SPSS
10 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 50 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 24 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 21 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 18 (0.50%) SAP SD
6 17 (0.48%) SAP FI
6 17 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 17 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 17 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.28%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
9 8 (0.22%) Magento
10 7 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.20%) Workday HCM
11 6 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.14%) Agresso
12 5 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
13 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 337 (9.45%) PaaS
2 254 (7.12%) IaaS
3 132 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 126 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 121 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
7 62 (1.74%) Force.com
7 62 (1.74%) Office 365
8 21 (0.59%) Terremark
9 20 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (0.56%) Google Apps
10 19 (0.53%) GitHub
11 18 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.31%) Route 53
12 11 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
12 11 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.25%) Google App Engine
14 9 (0.25%) Taleo
15 8 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 211 (5.92%) Firewall
2 175 (4.91%) Internet
3 106 (2.97%) SAN
4 79 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 74 (2.07%) WAN
6 71 (1.99%) VPN
6 71 (1.99%) DNS
7 64 (1.79%) HTTP
8 48 (1.35%) LDAP
9 46 (1.29%) LAN
9 46 (1.29%) MPLS
10 36 (1.01%) NAS
11 34 (0.95%) Unified Communications
12 33 (0.93%) SSL
13 31 (0.87%) SMTP
14 30 (0.84%) VoIP
15 28 (0.78%) Network Security
16 23 (0.64%) VLAN
17 20 (0.56%) BGP
18 17 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 610 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 379 (10.63%) MySQL
3 142 (3.98%) NoSQL
4 118 (3.31%) Big Data
5 107 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 103 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 88 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 74 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 66 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
11 57 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 50 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 47 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (1.23%) DB2
16 43 (1.21%) SAP HANA
17 32 (0.90%) Oracle Database
18 30 (0.84%) Data Mining
19 28 (0.78%) Hadoop
19 28 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 150 (4.21%) Git (software)
2 103 (2.89%) JIRA
3 94 (2.64%) Visual Studio
4 93 (2.61%) Selenium
5 80 (2.24%) Subversion
6 65 (1.82%) Maven
7 55 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 49 (1.37%) WebDriver
9 42 (1.18%) JUnit
10 40 (1.12%) Jenkins
11 29 (0.81%) Eclipse
12 26 (0.73%) Ant
13 21 (0.59%) Cucumber
14 17 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (0.42%) JMeter
15 15 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
16 14 (0.39%) LSMW
17 13 (0.36%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.36%) Hudson
17 13 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 635 (17.80%) Finance
2 404 (11.33%) Marketing
3 368 (10.32%) Retail
4 228 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 212 (5.94%) Manufacturing
6 169 (4.74%) Games
7 110 (3.08%) Banking
8 86 (2.41%) Front Office
9 84 (2.35%) Advertising
10 74 (2.07%) Law
11 58 (1.63%) Legal
12 57 (1.60%) Billing
13 39 (1.09%) German Language
14 35 (0.98%) Back Office
15 33 (0.93%) French Language
16 25 (0.70%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.64%) Publishing
18 22 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
18 22 (0.62%) Electronics
18 22 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 885 (24.81%) Developer
2 381 (10.68%) Analyst
3 369 (10.34%) Consultant
4 358 (10.04%) Architect
5 237 (6.64%) Project Manager
6 212 (5.94%) Java Developer
7 210 (5.89%) .NET Developer
8 177 (4.96%) Senior Developer
9 165 (4.63%) C# Developer
10 157 (4.40%) Business Analyst
11 138 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
12 126 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
13 120 (3.36%) Software Developer
14 111 (3.11%) Software Engineer
15 100 (2.80%) Administrator
16 86 (2.41%) Applications Support
17 84 (2.35%) Product Manager
18 82 (2.30%) Support Engineer
19 80 (2.24%) Support Analyst
20 74 (2.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 685 (19.20%) .NET
2 625 (17.52%) HTML
3 462 (12.95%) CSS
4 321 (9.00%) Web Services
5 309 (8.66%) ASP.NET
6 287 (8.05%) jQuery
7 265 (7.43%) XML
8 194 (5.44%) J2EE
9 180 (5.05%) HTML5
10 165 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 161 (4.51%) .NET Framework
12 152 (4.26%) Spring
12 152 (4.26%) AngularJS
13 133 (3.73%) JSON
13 133 (3.73%) Ajax
14 104 (2.92%) RESTful
15 97 (2.72%) REST
15 97 (2.72%) CSS3
16 96 (2.69%) LAMP
17 83 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 360 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 275 (7.71%) Computer Science
3 254 (7.12%) Enterprise Software
4 146 (4.09%) Open Source
5 111 (3.11%) User Experience
6 95 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 93 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 63 (1.77%) Social Media
9 55 (1.54%) Mathematics
10 44 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 41 (1.15%) Replication
12 30 (0.84%) Data Integration
12 30 (0.84%) Algorithms
13 29 (0.81%) Digital Media
14 28 (0.78%) Statistics
14 28 (0.78%) EPoS
15 27 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 26 (0.73%) N-Tier
17 25 (0.70%) E-Learning
18 24 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 557 (15.62%) Windows
2 501 (14.05%) Linux
3 224 (6.28%) UNIX
4 74 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (1.88%) Android
6 61 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 49 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (0.93%) CentOS
9 21 (0.59%) Solaris
10 20 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.53%) VMS
11 19 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (0.31%) AIX
16 7 (0.20%) Debian
16 7 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1182 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (16.32%) Project Management
3 435 (12.20%) CRM
4 354 (9.92%) Scrum
5 348 (9.76%) MVC
6 308 (8.63%) ITIL
7 306 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
8 296 (8.30%) Software Engineering
9 277 (7.77%) E-Commerce
10 247 (6.92%) ERP
11 242 (6.78%) OO
12 239 (6.70%) SOA
13 200 (5.61%) TDD
14 186 (5.21%) Change Management
15 174 (4.88%) Analytics
16 164 (4.60%) DevOps
17 149 (4.18%) Business Development
18 147 (4.12%) Mentoring
19 146 (4.09%) Migration
20 141 (3.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 795 (22.29%) SQL
2 687 (19.26%) JavaScript
3 657 (18.42%) Java
4 557 (15.62%) C#
5 256 (7.18%) PHP
6 157 (4.40%) Python
7 132 (3.70%) Ruby
8 131 (3.67%) C++
9 128 (3.59%) C
10 108 (3.03%) Perl
11 95 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 90 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 59 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 55 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 41 (1.15%) ABAP
15 41 (1.15%) Scala
16 38 (1.07%) Apex Code
17 37 (1.04%) PHP5
18 35 (0.98%) VB
19 34 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 600 (16.82%) Degree
2 99 (2.78%) SAP Certification
3 67 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 46 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 34 (0.95%) MCSE
7 33 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (0.90%) CCNA
9 29 (0.81%) CISSP
10 26 (0.73%) ISEB
11 24 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 24 (0.67%) VTSP
12 21 (0.59%) SC Cleared
13 20 (0.56%) PMP
13 20 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 17 (0.48%) CCNP
15 15 (0.42%) CEH
16 11 (0.31%) MCITP
17 9 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (6.48%) QA
2 53 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (1.40%) SLA
4 27 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.084%) WCAG
9 2 (0.056%) COSO
9 2 (0.056%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.056%) MiFID
10 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.028%) COBIT
System Software
1 244 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (4.09%) Active Directory
3 67 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 66 (1.85%) vSphere
5 31 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (0.59%) KVM
7 16 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 16 (0.45%) vCloud
7 16 (0.45%) XenApp
8 13 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (0.31%) Docker
9 11 (0.31%) GlusterFS
10 10 (0.28%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.25%) Xen
12 8 (0.22%) Varnish
13 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.20%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 132 (3.70%) Puppet
2 107 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (1.85%) Nagios
4 36 (1.01%) SCCM
5 23 (0.64%) SCOM
6 17 (0.48%) ZABBIX
7 15 (0.42%) vMotion
8 14 (0.39%) OpenNMS
9 13 (0.36%) Vagrant
9 13 (0.36%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.36%) OpenAM
10 11 (0.31%) Cacti
11 9 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.25%) Opsview
12 7 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
13 6 (0.17%) logstash
13 6 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
14 5 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
14 5 (0.14%) Ansible
15 4 (0.11%) Icinga
Vendors
1 627 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 354 (9.92%) Oracle
3 343 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
4 311 (8.72%) VMware
5 223 (6.25%) SAP
6 99 (2.78%) Cisco
7 87 (2.44%) Google
8 78 (2.19%) IBM
9 76 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 75 (2.10%) HP
11 47 (1.32%) Rackspace
12 44 (1.23%) ServiceNow
13 41 (1.15%) Citrix
14 37 (1.04%) Siebel
14 37 (1.04%) Adobe
15 34 (0.95%) Business Objects
16 27 (0.76%) Dell
17 26 (0.73%) EMC
17 26 (0.73%) Avaya
17 26 (0.73%) Twitter
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
HP
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago