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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 151 176 204
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +28
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2063 1828 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.02% 1.68% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.48% 27.04% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1497 1247
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £65,000
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
8426 6760 4820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.27% 6.21% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6904 5434 4134
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 4 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 4 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 +18 936 £60,000 +14.28% 117
South East +46 571 £45,000 - 78
East of England +19 139 £45,000 +5.88% 21
South West +30 128 £47,500 +39.70% 15
Yorkshire +5 99 £40,000 +6.66% 12
West Midlands +15 87 £35,000 -6.66% 12
North West -13 45 £45,000 -2.70% 20
East Midlands -21 32 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Midlands - 13 £50,000 - 1
North East -11 11 £42,500 +54.54% 2
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 1478 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (23.30%) SQL
3 915 (22.07%) JavaScript
4 840 (20.26%) Java
5 834 (20.12%) .NET
6 779 (18.79%) HTML
7 769 (18.55%) SQL Server
8 734 (17.70%) Degree
9 725 (17.49%) Microsoft
10 688 (16.59%) C#
11 669 (16.14%) Finance
12 638 (15.39%) Linux
13 620 (14.95%) Project Management
14 547 (13.19%) CSS
15 535 (12.90%) Windows
16 530 (12.78%) CRM
17 527 (12.71%) Oracle
18 515 (12.42%) Web Services
19 442 (10.66%) PaaS
20 441 (10.64%) Scrum
21 417 (10.06%) ASP.NET
22 413 (9.96%) Marketing
23 406 (9.79%) Software Engineering
24 404 (9.74%) MS Excel
25 398 (9.60%) MySQL
26 396 (9.55%) MVC
27 387 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
28 370 (8.92%) Computer Science
29 361 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
30 346 (8.35%) Retail

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 205 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 171 (4.12%) IIS
3 165 (3.98%) Apache
4 124 (2.99%) Node.js
5 117 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 102 (2.46%) WebSphere
7 92 (2.22%) CMS
8 71 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
9 62 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 56 (1.35%) OpenStack
11 55 (1.33%) JBoss
12 49 (1.18%) MS Exchange
13 44 (1.06%) Confluence
14 36 (0.87%) Lync
15 35 (0.84%) nginx
16 34 (0.82%) Apache Solr
17 32 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (0.58%) GlassFish
20 19 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 404 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 83 (2.00%) MS Office
3 42 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.72%) MS Project
5 23 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.19%) FrameMaker
8 7 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.12%) SPSS
11 3 (0.072%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.048%) Mingle
12 2 (0.048%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.048%) Maya
13 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 55 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (1.09%) SAP ERP
3 44 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 33 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.60%) Magento
6 24 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.29%) Agresso
7 12 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 12 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (0.27%) Workday HCM
8 11 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.24%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
10 8 (0.19%) SAP PP
10 8 (0.19%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
11 7 (0.17%) SAP MII
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 442 (10.66%) PaaS
2 337 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
3 291 (7.02%) IaaS
4 189 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 137 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
6 71 (1.71%) Office 365
7 48 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 37 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 33 (0.80%) Force.com
10 31 (0.75%) GitHub
11 28 (0.68%) Amazon S3
11 28 (0.68%) Google App Engine
12 20 (0.48%) HP Helion
13 19 (0.46%) Google Apps
14 18 (0.43%) Heroku
15 17 (0.41%) iPaaS
16 11 (0.27%) Terremark
17 9 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
17 9 (0.22%) Taleo
17 9 (0.22%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 213 (5.14%) Firewall
2 168 (4.05%) Internet
3 104 (2.51%) SAN
4 80 (1.93%) TCP/IP
5 78 (1.88%) DNS
6 65 (1.57%) HTTP
7 64 (1.54%) WAN
7 64 (1.54%) VPN
8 54 (1.30%) Network Security
9 50 (1.21%) SSL
9 50 (1.21%) LAN
10 43 (1.04%) Unified Communications
11 36 (0.87%) NAS
12 29 (0.70%) VoIP
13 28 (0.68%) SMTP
14 24 (0.58%) LDAP
15 23 (0.55%) MPLS
15 23 (0.55%) iSCSI
16 18 (0.43%) WebEx
17 17 (0.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 769 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 398 (9.60%) MySQL
3 193 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 188 (4.53%) Big Data
5 174 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 167 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 144 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 140 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 121 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 100 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 85 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 79 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 74 (1.78%) Oracle Database
14 61 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 60 (1.45%) Hadoop
16 53 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
17 48 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
18 47 (1.13%) Redis
19 39 (0.94%) SAP HANA
20 30 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 248 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 149 (3.59%) Selenium
3 143 (3.45%) Subversion
4 115 (2.77%) Maven
5 112 (2.70%) JIRA
6 89 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 73 (1.76%) Ant
8 59 (1.42%) JUnit
9 57 (1.37%) Visual Studio
9 57 (1.37%) WebDriver
10 53 (1.28%) Eclipse
11 40 (0.96%) Hudson
12 37 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 36 (0.87%) Cucumber
14 33 (0.80%) Jasmine
15 30 (0.72%) SpecFlow
16 29 (0.70%) Gradle
17 25 (0.60%) NUnit
18 22 (0.53%) Artifactory
19 21 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
General
1 669 (16.14%) Finance
2 413 (9.96%) Marketing
3 346 (8.35%) Retail
4 229 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 185 (4.46%) Manufacturing
6 152 (3.67%) Banking
7 111 (2.68%) Front Office
8 105 (2.53%) Games
9 68 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 67 (1.62%) Law
11 65 (1.57%) Advertising
12 61 (1.47%) Back Office
13 43 (1.04%) Legal
14 40 (0.96%) Electronics
15 36 (0.87%) Aerospace
15 36 (0.87%) German Language
16 32 (0.77%) French Language
17 25 (0.60%) Billing
18 23 (0.55%) Publishing
19 21 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1041 (25.11%) Developer
2 407 (9.82%) Consultant
3 406 (9.79%) Analyst
4 370 (8.92%) Architect
5 258 (6.22%) .NET Developer
6 216 (5.21%) Senior Developer
7 209 (5.04%) Project Manager
8 197 (4.75%) Java Developer
9 192 (4.63%) C# Developer
10 185 (4.46%) Software Engineer
11 175 (4.22%) Business Analyst
12 173 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 166 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
14 115 (2.77%) Software Developer
15 109 (2.63%) Applications Support
16 108 (2.60%) Senior Manager
17 105 (2.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 104 (2.51%) Lead Developer
19 99 (2.39%) Support Engineer
20 94 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 834 (20.12%) .NET
2 779 (18.79%) HTML
3 547 (13.19%) CSS
4 515 (12.42%) Web Services
5 417 (10.06%) ASP.NET
6 336 (8.10%) jQuery
7 334 (8.06%) XML
8 288 (6.95%) HTML5
9 268 (6.46%) AngularJS
10 203 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 199 (4.80%) REST
12 193 (4.66%) .NET Framework
13 186 (4.49%) Spring
14 156 (3.76%) SOAP
15 127 (3.06%) JSON
15 127 (3.06%) CSS3
16 119 (2.87%) Hibernate
17 118 (2.85%) Ajax
18 116 (2.80%) J2EE
19 103 (2.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 370 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 361 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 334 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 283 (6.83%) Data Centre
5 178 (4.29%) User Experience
6 123 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 114 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 76 (1.83%) Public Cloud
9 71 (1.71%) Social Media
10 55 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 55 (1.33%) Mathematics
11 48 (1.16%) Life Science
12 45 (1.09%) Data Structures
13 41 (0.99%) Replication
14 40 (0.96%) Algorithms
15 39 (0.94%) Clustering
16 38 (0.92%) DTV
17 32 (0.77%) Digital Media
18 31 (0.75%) Private Cloud
19 30 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 638 (15.39%) Linux
2 535 (12.90%) Windows
3 211 (5.09%) UNIX
4 139 (3.35%) Android
5 131 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 80 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.65%) CentOS
10 18 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 18 (0.43%) Debian
11 16 (0.39%) Solaris
12 15 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.36%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.34%) Ubuntu
14 12 (0.29%) VMS
15 10 (0.24%) AIX
16 9 (0.22%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1478 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (14.95%) Project Management
3 530 (12.78%) CRM
4 441 (10.64%) Scrum
5 406 (9.79%) Software Engineering
6 396 (9.55%) MVC
7 387 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
8 311 (7.50%) OO
9 306 (7.38%) ITIL
10 300 (7.24%) E-Commerce
10 300 (7.24%) ERP
11 286 (6.90%) SOA
12 285 (6.87%) TDD
13 253 (6.10%) SDLC
14 236 (5.69%) Analytics
15 228 (5.50%) DevOps
16 221 (5.33%) Open Source
17 196 (4.73%) Mentoring
18 188 (4.53%) Business Development
19 184 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 966 (23.30%) SQL
2 915 (22.07%) JavaScript
3 840 (20.26%) Java
4 688 (16.59%) C#
5 294 (7.09%) PHP
6 272 (6.56%) Python
7 193 (4.66%) T-SQL
8 178 (4.29%) C++
9 154 (3.71%) C
10 152 (3.67%) Ruby
11 98 (2.36%) Perl
12 96 (2.32%) PowerShell
13 90 (2.17%) Scala
14 69 (1.66%) VB.NET
15 60 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 59 (1.42%) Apex Code
17 52 (1.25%) Clojure
18 51 (1.23%) Bash Shell
19 34 (0.82%) Groovy
20 33 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 734 (17.70%) Degree
2 81 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (1.16%) CISSP
4 44 (1.06%) SAP Certification
5 43 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 36 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 34 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (0.80%) PMP
10 31 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (0.65%) MCSE
12 26 (0.63%) CCNA
13 25 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
14 22 (0.53%) ISEB
14 22 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 22 (0.53%) CEH
15 21 (0.51%) CISM
16 20 (0.48%) MCSA
16 20 (0.48%) MCITP
17 17 (0.41%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (7.55%) QA
2 95 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.09%) SLA
4 44 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.34%) COBIT
8 8 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.14%) MiFID
9 6 (0.14%) WCAG
9 6 (0.14%) GCP
9 6 (0.14%) EMIR
10 3 (0.072%) Section 508
11 2 (0.048%) COSO
11 2 (0.048%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.024%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.024%) HL7
12 1 (0.024%) DICOM
System Software
1 222 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 96 (2.32%) Hyper-V
4 59 (1.42%) vSphere
5 31 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 30 (0.72%) Xen
7 28 (0.68%) KVM
8 26 (0.63%) Docker
9 25 (0.60%) XenApp
10 23 (0.55%) VirtualBox
11 20 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 19 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
13 18 (0.43%) LXC
13 18 (0.43%) vCloud
14 17 (0.41%) IMail Server
15 15 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 14 (0.34%) XenDesktop
17 6 (0.14%) DFS Replication
17 6 (0.14%) XenServer
18 5 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 132 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
2 131 (3.16%) Puppet
3 58 (1.40%) Nagios
4 53 (1.28%) SCCM
5 43 (1.04%) SCOM
6 36 (0.87%) SCVMM
7 28 (0.68%) Ansible
8 24 (0.58%) Vagrant
9 22 (0.53%) HAProxy
10 18 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
11 17 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 16 (0.39%) vMotion
13 13 (0.31%) ZABBIX
13 13 (0.31%) Cacti
14 11 (0.27%) Salt
15 10 (0.24%) OpenNMS
16 9 (0.22%) Ganglia
16 9 (0.22%) Nmap
16 9 (0.22%) OpenView
16 9 (0.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 725 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 527 (12.71%) Oracle
3 306 (7.38%) VMware
4 283 (6.83%) Salesforce.com
5 204 (4.92%) SAP
6 97 (2.34%) Google
7 81 (1.95%) Cisco
8 70 (1.69%) Citrix
9 65 (1.57%) HP
10 54 (1.30%) IBM
11 53 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 53 (1.28%) Rackspace
12 36 (0.87%) EMC
13 35 (0.84%) Siebel
14 33 (0.80%) hybris
15 32 (0.77%) Zend
16 29 (0.70%) Demandware
16 29 (0.70%) Twitter
17 28 (0.68%) ServiceNow
17 28 (0.68%) Adobe
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
MetaPack
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE 80/20
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago