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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 173 203 237
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1782 1430 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.42% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.44% 36.54% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1216 1106
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
5494 3914 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.09% 3.90% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 3391 2781
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +30 952 £55,000 +10.00% 94
South East -8 388 £46,750 +10.00% 63
East of England -18 103 £44,000 -12.00% 18
Yorkshire -16 92 £35,000 -22.22% 11
South West -2 59 £33,500 -18.78% 8
East Midlands +34 57 £40,000 -28.88% 3
North West +4 53 £48,500 +3.74% 6
West Midlands -5 47 £37,500 -14.77% 2
North East - 14 £27,500 - 8
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 874 (24.06%) JavaScript
2 859 (23.65%) SQL
3 785 (21.61%) HTML
4 769 (21.17%) .NET
5 686 (18.89%) Java
6 653 (17.98%) CSS
7 637 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 620 (17.07%) Linux
9 618 (17.02%) Degree
10 617 (16.99%) SQL Server
11 581 (16.00%) C#
11 581 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 544 (14.98%) MySQL
13 540 (14.87%) Windows
14 520 (14.32%) Finance
15 490 (13.49%) Web Services
16 463 (12.75%) Project Management
17 438 (12.06%) CRM
18 433 (11.92%) Marketing
19 432 (11.89%) Scrum
20 422 (11.62%) jQuery
21 410 (11.29%) XML
22 371 (10.21%) Oracle
23 369 (10.16%) ASP.NET
24 363 (9.99%) E-Commerce
25 349 (9.61%) MVC
26 344 (9.47%) MS Excel
27 343 (9.44%) Software Engineering
28 339 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
29 331 (9.11%) PHP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 189 (5.20%) Apache
2 154 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 153 (4.21%) IIS
4 100 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 85 (2.34%) Node.js
6 72 (1.98%) Drupal
7 52 (1.43%) CMS
8 47 (1.29%) MS Exchange
9 38 (1.05%) Confluence
10 37 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 31 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 30 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (0.74%) Lync
14 25 (0.69%) Apache Solr
15 24 (0.66%) WebLogic
16 22 (0.61%) nginx
17 20 (0.55%) WordPress
18 17 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
19 15 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 344 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 116 (3.19%) MS Office
3 24 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
4 23 (0.63%) MS Project
5 21 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 17 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.083%) Mingle
10 1 (0.028%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.028%) Revit
10 1 (0.028%) InDesign
10 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 63 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 28 (0.77%) Google Analytics
4 23 (0.63%) Magento
5 17 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.33%) Shopify
7 11 (0.30%) Workday HCM
8 6 (0.17%) Optimost
8 6 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.14%) Agresso
9 5 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.11%) SalesLogix
10 4 (0.11%) WebTrends
11 3 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.083%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 278 (7.65%) PaaS
2 233 (6.42%) IaaS
3 158 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 141 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
5 112 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 93 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
7 53 (1.46%) Google Apps
8 51 (1.40%) Force.com
9 43 (1.18%) Office 365
10 25 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
11 24 (0.66%) Heroku
12 14 (0.39%) Taleo
13 13 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
14 12 (0.33%) Route 53
15 11 (0.30%) Google App Engine
15 11 (0.30%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
17 8 (0.22%) Joyent
17 8 (0.22%) MailChimp
18 7 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 188 (5.18%) Internet
2 160 (4.41%) Firewall
3 120 (3.30%) DNS
4 94 (2.59%) TCP/IP
5 92 (2.53%) SAN
6 78 (2.15%) HTTP
7 67 (1.84%) WAN
8 66 (1.82%) SMTP
9 65 (1.79%) LDAP
10 64 (1.76%) SSL
11 60 (1.65%) LAN
12 57 (1.57%) VPN
13 31 (0.85%) Network Security
14 28 (0.77%) Wireless
15 24 (0.66%) DHCP
16 22 (0.61%) NAS
17 20 (0.55%) IPsec
17 20 (0.55%) VoIP
18 19 (0.52%) BGP
19 17 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 617 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 544 (14.98%) MySQL
3 178 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 148 (4.07%) Big Data
5 116 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 114 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 82 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (1.38%) Data Mining
10 48 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 47 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
13 37 (1.02%) Oracle Database
14 35 (0.96%) Hadoop
15 33 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (0.91%) RDBMS
16 32 (0.88%) Redis
17 23 (0.63%) DB2
18 21 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 194 (5.34%) Subversion
2 153 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 132 (3.63%) JIRA
4 108 (2.97%) Selenium
5 99 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 80 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (2.04%) Jenkins
8 63 (1.73%) Eclipse
8 63 (1.73%) Maven
9 56 (1.54%) JUnit
10 48 (1.32%) Cucumber
11 40 (1.10%) WebDriver
12 39 (1.07%) NUnit
13 37 (1.02%) Hudson
14 32 (0.88%) JMeter
15 31 (0.85%) NetBeans
15 31 (0.85%) PHPUnit
16 27 (0.74%) TeamCity
16 27 (0.74%) Mercurial
17 20 (0.55%) RSpec
General
1 520 (14.32%) Finance
2 433 (11.92%) Marketing
3 227 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 216 (5.95%) Retail
5 147 (4.05%) Banking
6 118 (3.25%) Advertising
7 104 (2.86%) Front Office
8 71 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 64 (1.76%) Games
10 49 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 47 (1.29%) German Language
12 44 (1.21%) Legal
13 43 (1.18%) Publishing
13 43 (1.18%) Electronics
14 41 (1.13%) Billing
15 39 (1.07%) Law
16 31 (0.85%) French Language
17 20 (0.55%) Automotive
18 18 (0.50%) Back Office
19 9 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 936 (25.77%) Developer
2 387 (10.66%) Analyst
3 339 (9.33%) Consultant
4 289 (7.96%) Architect
5 215 (5.92%) Project Manager
6 194 (5.34%) Senior Developer
7 171 (4.71%) .NET Developer
8 169 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 152 (4.19%) Web Developer
10 134 (3.69%) Software Developer
10 134 (3.69%) Java Developer
11 129 (3.55%) Business Analyst
12 117 (3.22%) Administrator
13 114 (3.14%) Applications Support
13 114 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 111 (3.06%) Product Manager
15 108 (2.97%) Software Engineer
15 108 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
16 107 (2.95%) Support Analyst
17 95 (2.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 785 (21.61%) HTML
2 769 (21.17%) .NET
3 653 (17.98%) CSS
4 490 (13.49%) Web Services
5 422 (11.62%) jQuery
6 410 (11.29%) XML
7 369 (10.16%) ASP.NET
8 240 (6.61%) HTML5
9 201 (5.53%) REST
10 196 (5.40%) SOAP
11 166 (4.57%) Ajax
12 155 (4.27%) LAMP
12 155 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 149 (4.10%) JSON
14 145 (3.99%) RESTful
15 136 (3.74%) Spring
16 132 (3.63%) CSS3
17 129 (3.55%) .NET Framework
18 114 (3.14%) AngularJS
19 112 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 285 (7.85%) Enterprise Software
2 248 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 202 (5.56%) Open Source
4 140 (3.85%) Social Media
5 108 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 61 (1.68%) Mathematics
7 55 (1.51%) Management Information System
8 42 (1.16%) Replication
9 38 (1.05%) E-Learning
10 36 (0.99%) CMDB
11 34 (0.94%) Learning Management System
11 34 (0.94%) DTV
12 33 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 29 (0.80%) Taxonomies
14 26 (0.72%) Visualisation
15 22 (0.61%) iPhone
15 22 (0.61%) Digital Media
15 22 (0.61%) Data Integration
16 21 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
16 21 (0.58%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 620 (17.07%) Linux
2 540 (14.87%) Windows
3 193 (5.31%) UNIX
4 105 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (2.23%) Ubuntu
6 80 (2.20%) Android
7 77 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (1.93%) CentOS
9 65 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 49 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (1.10%) Windows 7
12 38 (1.05%) Debian
13 34 (0.94%) Windows 8
14 25 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (0.55%) Windows Phone
16 18 (0.50%) Fedora
16 18 (0.50%) FreeBSD
17 13 (0.36%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.36%) OpenBSD
18 10 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (12.75%) Project Management
3 438 (12.06%) CRM
4 432 (11.89%) Scrum
5 363 (9.99%) E-Commerce
6 349 (9.61%) MVC
7 343 (9.44%) Software Engineering
8 314 (8.65%) TDD
9 298 (8.20%) ITIL
10 295 (8.12%) OO
11 237 (6.53%) Web Development
12 234 (6.44%) ERP
13 215 (5.92%) Analytics
14 178 (4.90%) SOA
15 177 (4.87%) BDD
16 162 (4.46%) Product Management
17 160 (4.41%) PRINCE2
17 160 (4.41%) Service Delivery
18 144 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
19 141 (3.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 874 (24.06%) JavaScript
2 859 (23.65%) SQL
3 686 (18.89%) Java
4 581 (16.00%) C#
5 331 (9.11%) PHP
6 213 (5.86%) Python
7 171 (4.71%) Ruby
8 154 (4.24%) T-SQL
9 129 (3.55%) C++
10 105 (2.89%) Perl
11 99 (2.73%) C
12 73 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 52 (1.43%) PHP5
14 46 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 43 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 43 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 33 (0.91%) PL/SQL
17 28 (0.77%) VB
18 24 (0.66%) Groovy
19 17 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 618 (17.02%) Degree
2 74 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 47 (1.29%) ISEB
5 44 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 41 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (1.13%) MCSE
7 33 (0.91%) CCNA
8 26 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 26 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 24 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 24 (0.66%) PMP
10 23 (0.63%) MCITP
11 22 (0.61%) MBA
12 19 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (0.50%) MCSA
14 17 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
15 16 (0.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (7.93%) QA
2 75 (2.06%) SLA
3 68 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 52 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (0.99%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.055%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.028%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.028%) HIPAA
System Software
1 177 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.32%) vSphere
4 43 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.63%) Varnish
6 17 (0.47%) vCloud
7 16 (0.44%) KVM
8 11 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.30%) XenServer
9 10 (0.28%) Postfix
10 8 (0.22%) XenApp
11 7 (0.19%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.19%) Squid
11 7 (0.19%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.17%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.17%) IMail Server
13 5 (0.14%) Sendmail
13 5 (0.14%) qmail
13 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 140 (3.85%) Puppet
2 116 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (2.56%) Nagios
4 31 (0.85%) Opsview
5 30 (0.83%) Cacti
6 24 (0.66%) SCCM
7 23 (0.63%) ZABBIX
8 22 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 21 (0.58%) Vagrant
10 16 (0.44%) Zenoss
11 13 (0.36%) Capistrano
11 13 (0.36%) Salt
12 10 (0.28%) Ansible
12 10 (0.28%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.22%) logstash
14 7 (0.19%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.17%) Ganglia
16 5 (0.14%) Munin
16 5 (0.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 581 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 371 (10.21%) Oracle
3 339 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
4 246 (6.77%) VMware
5 143 (3.94%) Cisco
6 123 (3.39%) SAP
7 112 (3.08%) Google
8 97 (2.67%) Red Hat
9 72 (1.98%) ServiceNow
10 66 (1.82%) Citrix
11 54 (1.49%) JBoss
12 52 (1.43%) IBM
13 48 (1.32%) Zend
14 47 (1.29%) Adobe
15 44 (1.21%) Rackspace
16 41 (1.13%) Siebel
17 40 (1.10%) HP
18 34 (0.94%) NetSuite
19 33 (0.91%) Atlassian
19 33 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
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