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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 188 207 235
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +28
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1635 1377 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.36% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.62% 35.46% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1152 1115
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
5519 3883 3215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.17% 3.84% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 3301 2778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +4 816 £55,000 +10.00% 86
South East +44 440 £45,000 - 50
Yorkshire +17 99 £35,000 -22.22% 10
East of England -64 80 £40,250 -19.50% 19
North West +16 61 £47,500 +5.55% 16
South West +4 50 £37,000 -22.10% 8
East Midlands +14 42 £36,500 -21.08% 4
West Midlands -21 38 £37,750 -20.52% 8
North East - 6 £27,500 - 4
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1131 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 855 (24.67%) JavaScript
3 845 (24.38%) SQL
4 756 (21.81%) HTML
5 753 (21.73%) .NET
6 687 (19.82%) Java
7 627 (18.09%) CSS
8 602 (17.37%) SQL Server
9 576 (16.62%) Linux
10 574 (16.56%) Degree
11 537 (15.49%) Windows
12 533 (15.38%) C#
13 524 (15.12%) Microsoft
14 521 (15.03%) Finance
15 509 (14.69%) MySQL
16 449 (12.95%) Web Services
17 438 (12.64%) Project Management
18 428 (12.35%) Marketing
19 426 (12.29%) CRM
20 390 (11.25%) jQuery
21 379 (10.93%) Scrum
22 363 (10.47%) XML
23 361 (10.42%) Oracle
24 354 (10.21%) PHP
25 345 (9.95%) MS Excel
26 343 (9.90%) MVC
27 332 (9.58%) ASP.NET
28 324 (9.35%) OO
29 321 (9.26%) E-Commerce
30 320 (9.23%) ITIL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 173 (4.99%) Apache
2 144 (4.15%) IIS
3 134 (3.87%) Tomcat
4 98 (2.83%) Node.js
5 91 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 57 (1.64%) JBoss
7 53 (1.53%) Drupal
8 52 (1.50%) CMS
9 41 (1.18%) Confluence
10 39 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 32 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
12 30 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 30 (0.87%) MS Exchange
13 26 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 23 (0.66%) ColdFusion
14 23 (0.66%) nginx
15 22 (0.63%) WebLogic
16 20 (0.58%) Lync
17 19 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 345 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 123 (3.55%) MS Office
3 27 (0.78%) MS Project
4 23 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
6 16 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.43%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.029%) InDesign
10 1 (0.029%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.029%) Revit
10 1 (0.029%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 49 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 20 (0.58%) Magento
4 17 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.40%) Workday HCM
7 10 (0.29%) Shopify
8 9 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
8 9 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 7 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (0.17%) Optimost
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.17%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.17%) WebTrends
11 5 (0.14%) Agresso
12 4 (0.12%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 300 (8.66%) PaaS
2 241 (6.95%) IaaS
3 170 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 127 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
5 107 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 84 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
7 53 (1.53%) Force.com
8 52 (1.50%) Google Apps
9 38 (1.10%) Office 365
10 28 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
11 23 (0.66%) Heroku
12 17 (0.49%) Route 53
13 16 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
15 12 (0.35%) Google App Engine
15 12 (0.35%) Taleo
16 10 (0.29%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.29%) GitHub
17 8 (0.23%) MailChimp
18 6 (0.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 184 (5.31%) Firewall
2 181 (5.22%) Internet
3 103 (2.97%) DNS
4 94 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 94 (2.71%) SAN
5 70 (2.02%) WAN
6 62 (1.79%) SMTP
7 60 (1.73%) HTTP
8 55 (1.59%) LDAP
9 51 (1.47%) VPN
10 50 (1.44%) LAN
11 45 (1.30%) SSL
12 30 (0.87%) NAS
13 26 (0.75%) Network Security
14 25 (0.72%) Wireless
15 22 (0.63%) DHCP
16 20 (0.58%) IPsec
17 17 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (0.46%) BGP
19 13 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 602 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 509 (14.69%) MySQL
3 170 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 149 (4.30%) Big Data
5 116 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 91 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 67 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (1.50%) Data Mining
9 47 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
11 42 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (1.07%) Hadoop
13 34 (0.98%) Redis
14 33 (0.95%) RDBMS
15 27 (0.78%) Oracle Database
16 26 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
17 25 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
18 22 (0.63%) DB2
19 21 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 183 (5.28%) Subversion
2 156 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 128 (3.69%) JIRA
4 115 (3.32%) Selenium
5 107 (3.09%) Visual Studio
6 71 (2.05%) Jenkins
7 65 (1.88%) Eclipse
8 62 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (1.64%) Maven
10 49 (1.41%) Cucumber
11 48 (1.38%) JUnit
12 45 (1.30%) Hudson
13 41 (1.18%) WebDriver
14 36 (1.04%) JMeter
15 30 (0.87%) NetBeans
16 29 (0.84%) NUnit
17 26 (0.75%) TeamCity
18 25 (0.72%) Mercurial
19 20 (0.58%) RSpec
20 19 (0.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 521 (15.03%) Finance
2 428 (12.35%) Marketing
3 214 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 208 (6.00%) Retail
5 147 (4.24%) Banking
6 106 (3.06%) Advertising
7 104 (3.00%) Front Office
8 80 (2.31%) Games
9 69 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 49 (1.41%) Billing
10 49 (1.41%) German Language
10 49 (1.41%) Legal
11 47 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 46 (1.33%) Publishing
13 41 (1.18%) French Language
13 41 (1.18%) Law
14 31 (0.89%) Electronics
15 16 (0.46%) Automotive
16 12 (0.35%) Back Office
17 8 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 902 (26.02%) Developer
2 372 (10.73%) Analyst
3 323 (9.32%) Consultant
4 292 (8.42%) Architect
5 199 (5.74%) Project Manager
6 190 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 175 (5.05%) .NET Developer
8 149 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 141 (4.07%) Applications Support
9 141 (4.07%) Web Developer
10 138 (3.98%) Business Analyst
11 129 (3.72%) Java Developer
11 129 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 111 (3.20%) Administrator
13 105 (3.03%) Product Manager
14 101 (2.91%) Software Engineer
15 100 (2.89%) Junior
15 100 (2.89%) Systems Administrator
16 99 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
17 96 (2.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 756 (21.81%) HTML
2 753 (21.73%) .NET
3 627 (18.09%) CSS
4 449 (12.95%) Web Services
5 390 (11.25%) jQuery
6 363 (10.47%) XML
7 332 (9.58%) ASP.NET
8 226 (6.52%) HTML5
9 189 (5.45%) Ajax
10 174 (5.02%) REST
11 170 (4.90%) SOAP
12 154 (4.44%) JSON
13 151 (4.36%) LAMP
14 144 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 131 (3.78%) J2EE
16 127 (3.66%) Spring
16 127 (3.66%) RESTful
17 125 (3.61%) AngularJS
18 124 (3.58%) .NET Framework
19 116 (3.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 307 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 276 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
3 251 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 181 (5.22%) Open Source
5 170 (4.90%) User Experience
6 129 (3.72%) Social Media
7 122 (3.52%) Mobile App
8 57 (1.64%) Mathematics
9 53 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 43 (1.24%) Replication
11 42 (1.21%) E-Learning
12 39 (1.13%) CMDB
13 31 (0.89%) Client/Server
14 30 (0.87%) Algorithms
14 30 (0.87%) Learning Management System
15 25 (0.72%) N-Tier
15 25 (0.72%) Data Integration
16 24 (0.69%) Statistics
17 23 (0.66%) Life Science
17 23 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 576 (16.62%) Linux
2 537 (15.49%) Windows
3 199 (5.74%) UNIX
4 83 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 63 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 62 (1.79%) Android
9 59 (1.70%) CentOS
10 32 (0.92%) Debian
11 30 (0.87%) Windows 7
12 27 (0.78%) Windows 8
13 25 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (0.52%) Windows Phone
15 16 (0.46%) Fedora
16 14 (0.40%) Solaris
16 14 (0.40%) FreeBSD
17 12 (0.35%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1131 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (12.64%) Project Management
3 426 (12.29%) CRM
4 379 (10.93%) Scrum
5 343 (9.90%) MVC
6 324 (9.35%) OO
7 321 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 320 (9.23%) ITIL
9 300 (8.66%) Software Engineering
10 261 (7.53%) TDD
11 231 (6.66%) ERP
12 227 (6.55%) Web Development
13 202 (5.83%) Analytics
14 190 (5.48%) SOA
15 157 (4.53%) BDD
16 146 (4.21%) PRINCE2
17 145 (4.18%) Service Delivery
18 143 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
19 142 (4.10%) Business Analysis
20 138 (3.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 855 (24.67%) JavaScript
2 845 (24.38%) SQL
3 687 (19.82%) Java
4 533 (15.38%) C#
5 354 (10.21%) PHP
6 186 (5.37%) Python
7 140 (4.04%) Ruby
8 134 (3.87%) T-SQL
9 102 (2.94%) C++
10 91 (2.63%) C
11 77 (2.22%) Perl
12 61 (1.76%) PHP5
13 55 (1.59%) VB.NET
14 49 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 45 (1.30%) Shell Script
16 41 (1.18%) PowerShell
17 39 (1.13%) VB
18 30 (0.87%) PL/SQL
19 20 (0.58%) Groovy
20 18 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 574 (16.56%) Degree
2 62 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 42 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
4 42 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (1.15%) ISEB
6 30 (0.87%) MCSE
7 27 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 27 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 25 (0.72%) CCNA
9 24 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (0.66%) MBA
11 22 (0.63%) PMP
12 21 (0.61%) CCNP
12 21 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 19 (0.55%) ISTQB
13 19 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 18 (0.52%) SC Cleared
14 18 (0.52%) MCITP
15 17 (0.49%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (7.67%) QA
2 84 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 72 (2.08%) SLA
4 49 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.32%) COBIT
7 2 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.058%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.029%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
System Software
1 178 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 46 (1.33%) vSphere
4 45 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.66%) vCloud
6 21 (0.61%) Varnish
7 12 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.26%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.26%) KVM
9 8 (0.23%) Postfix
9 8 (0.23%) Docker
10 7 (0.20%) NFS
10 7 (0.20%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.17%) IMail Server
11 6 (0.17%) XenApp
11 6 (0.17%) XenServer
11 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.14%) Squid
12 5 (0.14%) qmail
13 4 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 119 (3.43%) Puppet
2 101 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (2.28%) Nagios
4 29 (0.84%) Opsview
5 24 (0.69%) SCCM
6 22 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 21 (0.61%) Cacti
8 19 (0.55%) Vagrant
9 16 (0.46%) ZABBIX
10 15 (0.43%) Ansible
11 13 (0.38%) Zenoss
12 10 (0.29%) Salt
13 9 (0.26%) HAProxy
13 9 (0.26%) logstash
13 9 (0.26%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.17%) SCOM
15 5 (0.14%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.14%) collectd
15 5 (0.14%) StatsD
15 5 (0.14%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 524 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 361 (10.42%) Oracle
3 309 (8.92%) Salesforce.com
4 229 (6.61%) VMware
5 137 (3.95%) SAP
6 130 (3.75%) Cisco
7 113 (3.26%) Google
8 106 (3.06%) Red Hat
9 72 (2.08%) ServiceNow
10 61 (1.76%) IBM
11 58 (1.67%) Adobe
12 48 (1.38%) Citrix
13 45 (1.30%) Zend
14 44 (1.27%) HP
15 43 (1.24%) Siebel
16 37 (1.07%) Rackspace
17 36 (1.04%) F5
17 36 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
18 34 (0.98%) Atlassian
19 32 (0.92%) Juniper
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £60k OTE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Equity!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Public-i Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus Career
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago