The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 170 196 229
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +33
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1837 1461 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.44% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.47% 37.30% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1245 1137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5489 3917 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.02% 3.85% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4461 3379 2755
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +38 930 £52,500 +5.00% 82
South East +5 429 £45,000 +1.12% 52
East of England +3 128 £42,500 -12.37% 17
Yorkshire -7 87 £35,000 -22.22% 8
South West +14 72 £34,000 -9.33% 11
North West +25 56 £46,250 -2.63% 12
East Midlands +14 56 £40,000 -15.78% 6
West Midlands -28 56 £37,500 -11.76% 4
North East - 12 £27,500 - 7
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 881 (24.57%) JavaScript
2 856 (23.87%) SQL
3 830 (23.15%) HTML
4 773 (21.56%) .NET
5 702 (19.58%) Java
6 668 (18.63%) CSS
7 631 (17.60%) Degree
8 624 (17.40%) SQL Server
9 610 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
10 608 (16.95%) Linux
11 597 (16.65%) C#
12 574 (16.01%) Microsoft
13 548 (15.28%) Windows
14 543 (15.14%) MySQL
15 513 (14.31%) Finance
16 479 (13.36%) Web Services
17 451 (12.58%) Scrum
18 448 (12.49%) jQuery
19 436 (12.16%) CRM
20 435 (12.13%) Project Management
21 434 (12.10%) XML
22 410 (11.43%) Marketing
23 387 (10.79%) Oracle
24 380 (10.60%) ASP.NET
25 363 (10.12%) MVC
26 362 (10.09%) E-Commerce
27 338 (9.43%) TDD
28 337 (9.40%) PHP
29 328 (9.15%) Salesforce.com
30 327 (9.12%) Software Engineering

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 195 (5.44%) Apache
2 167 (4.66%) IIS
3 152 (4.24%) Tomcat
4 112 (3.12%) SharePoint
5 89 (2.48%) Drupal
6 69 (1.92%) Node.js
7 62 (1.73%) CMS
8 47 (1.31%) MS Exchange
9 42 (1.17%) WebSphere
10 36 (1.00%) Confluence
11 34 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
12 30 (0.84%) Lync
13 29 (0.81%) WebLogic
13 29 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 28 (0.78%) WordPress
15 24 (0.67%) Apache Solr
16 22 (0.61%) nginx
17 18 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 323 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 108 (3.01%) MS Office
3 23 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 21 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.47%) MS Project
5 17 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
8 10 (0.28%) Mingle
9 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.056%) InDesign
12 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.028%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 65 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 25 (0.70%) Google Analytics
4 24 (0.67%) Magento
5 21 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.39%) Shopify
7 10 (0.28%) Workday HCM
8 7 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.17%) Optimost
9 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.17%) SalesLogix
10 5 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.14%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.14%) Lawson
10 5 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 263 (7.33%) PaaS
2 211 (5.88%) IaaS
3 143 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 129 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
5 109 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 94 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
7 54 (1.51%) Force.com
8 47 (1.31%) Google Apps
9 40 (1.12%) Office 365
10 30 (0.84%) Heroku
11 21 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
12 15 (0.42%) Taleo
13 13 (0.36%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
15 10 (0.28%) Google App Engine
16 9 (0.25%) Joyent
17 8 (0.22%) Route 53
18 6 (0.17%) ElastiCache
19 5 (0.14%) MailChimp
19 5 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 198 (5.52%) Internet
2 164 (4.57%) Firewall
3 119 (3.32%) DNS
4 102 (2.84%) SAN
5 91 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 79 (2.20%) HTTP
7 74 (2.06%) VPN
8 69 (1.92%) LAN
9 68 (1.90%) WAN
10 65 (1.81%) LDAP
11 64 (1.78%) SSL
12 62 (1.73%) SMTP
13 33 (0.92%) Network Security
14 31 (0.86%) VoIP
15 29 (0.81%) Wireless
16 27 (0.75%) DHCP
17 24 (0.67%) NAS
17 24 (0.67%) IPsec
17 24 (0.67%) BGP
17 24 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 624 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 543 (15.14%) MySQL
3 170 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 139 (3.88%) Big Data
5 127 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 115 (3.21%) MongoDB
7 92 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 53 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 49 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (1.25%) Data Mining
12 44 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 36 (1.00%) Hadoop
15 35 (0.98%) Redis
16 31 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 30 (0.84%) DB2
18 27 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
19 21 (0.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 189 (5.27%) Subversion
2 151 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 119 (3.32%) JIRA
4 100 (2.79%) Selenium
5 91 (2.54%) Visual Studio
6 75 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 68 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 59 (1.65%) Maven
9 57 (1.59%) JUnit
10 54 (1.51%) Eclipse
11 47 (1.31%) WebDriver
12 43 (1.20%) NUnit
13 37 (1.03%) PHPUnit
14 33 (0.92%) Cucumber
15 27 (0.75%) NetBeans
16 26 (0.73%) Hudson
16 26 (0.73%) TeamCity
17 25 (0.70%) Ant
18 24 (0.67%) Mercurial
18 24 (0.67%) JMeter
General
1 513 (14.31%) Finance
2 410 (11.43%) Marketing
3 237 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 220 (6.13%) Retail
5 138 (3.85%) Banking
6 121 (3.37%) Advertising
7 95 (2.65%) Front Office
8 91 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 55 (1.53%) Games
10 44 (1.23%) Electronics
11 43 (1.20%) German Language
11 43 (1.20%) Legal
11 43 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 41 (1.14%) Law
13 40 (1.12%) Billing
14 38 (1.06%) Publishing
15 32 (0.89%) French Language
16 22 (0.61%) Automotive
17 18 (0.50%) Back Office
18 14 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1013 (28.25%) Developer
2 365 (10.18%) Analyst
3 321 (8.95%) Consultant
4 266 (7.42%) Architect
5 207 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 198 (5.52%) Senior Developer
7 180 (5.02%) C# Developer
8 179 (4.99%) .NET Developer
9 172 (4.80%) Web Developer
10 150 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 147 (4.10%) Java Developer
12 128 (3.57%) Business Analyst
13 117 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
14 116 (3.23%) Administrator
15 113 (3.15%) Product Manager
16 107 (2.98%) Applications Support
17 104 (2.90%) Support Analyst
18 102 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
19 99 (2.76%) Software Engineer
20 96 (2.68%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 830 (23.15%) HTML
2 773 (21.56%) .NET
3 668 (18.63%) CSS
4 479 (13.36%) Web Services
5 448 (12.49%) jQuery
6 434 (12.10%) XML
7 380 (10.60%) ASP.NET
8 272 (7.59%) HTML5
9 214 (5.97%) SOAP
10 187 (5.21%) REST
11 165 (4.60%) Ajax
11 165 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 151 (4.21%) Spring
12 151 (4.21%) RESTful
13 149 (4.16%) CSS3
14 145 (4.04%) JSON
15 144 (4.02%) LAMP
16 140 (3.90%) .NET Framework
17 113 (3.15%) J2EE
18 107 (2.98%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 281 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
2 267 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 198 (5.52%) Open Source
4 138 (3.85%) Social Media
5 100 (2.79%) Mobile App
6 73 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 62 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 39 (1.09%) Replication
9 36 (1.00%) DTV
10 33 (0.92%) Taxonomies
11 32 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 29 (0.81%) CMDB
12 29 (0.81%) E-Learning
13 28 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 27 (0.75%) Learning Management System
15 25 (0.70%) Clustering
16 23 (0.64%) Statistics
17 22 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
17 22 (0.61%) N-Tier
17 22 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 608 (16.95%) Linux
2 548 (15.28%) Windows
3 203 (5.66%) UNIX
4 108 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (2.43%) Android
6 81 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 75 (2.09%) CentOS
8 74 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 74 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (1.03%) Windows 7
11 34 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 34 (0.95%) Debian
12 28 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.56%) Fedora
14 19 (0.53%) FreeBSD
14 19 (0.53%) Windows Phone
15 17 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 13 (0.36%) OpenBSD
17 11 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (12.58%) Scrum
3 436 (12.16%) CRM
4 435 (12.13%) Project Management
5 363 (10.12%) MVC
6 362 (10.09%) E-Commerce
7 338 (9.43%) TDD
8 327 (9.12%) Software Engineering
9 283 (7.89%) OO
10 275 (7.67%) ITIL
11 256 (7.14%) ERP
12 232 (6.47%) Web Development
13 200 (5.58%) Analytics
14 174 (4.85%) Service Delivery
15 173 (4.82%) BDD
16 172 (4.80%) SOA
17 153 (4.27%) Product Management
18 146 (4.07%) PRINCE2
18 146 (4.07%) DevOps
19 144 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 881 (24.57%) JavaScript
2 856 (23.87%) SQL
3 702 (19.58%) Java
4 597 (16.65%) C#
5 337 (9.40%) PHP
6 231 (6.44%) Python
7 193 (5.38%) Ruby
8 148 (4.13%) C++
9 144 (4.02%) T-SQL
10 106 (2.96%) Perl
11 105 (2.93%) C
12 81 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 56 (1.56%) PHP5
14 49 (1.37%) PowerShell
15 41 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.12%) VB.NET
17 28 (0.78%) Groovy
17 28 (0.78%) PL/SQL
18 27 (0.75%) VB
19 21 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 631 (17.60%) Degree
2 81 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 55 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (1.28%) CCNA
6 43 (1.20%) MCSE
7 41 (1.14%) ISEB
8 30 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 30 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (0.81%) MCITP
10 28 (0.78%) PMP
11 23 (0.64%) MCSA
12 22 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 20 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 20 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (0.56%) MBA
14 17 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (0.39%) CCNP
16 13 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (7.61%) QA
2 72 (2.01%) SLA
3 46 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 41 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.39%) COBIT
7 3 (0.084%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 171 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 49 (1.37%) vSphere
4 46 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.64%) Varnish
6 21 (0.59%) XenServer
7 16 (0.45%) vCloud
7 16 (0.45%) KVM
8 10 (0.28%) XenApp
8 10 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 7 (0.20%) Squid
9 7 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.20%) Postfix
10 6 (0.17%) qmail
10 6 (0.17%) IMail Server
10 6 (0.17%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 138 (3.85%) Puppet
2 113 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (2.68%) Nagios
4 35 (0.98%) Cacti
5 28 (0.78%) Opsview
6 27 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 22 (0.61%) Vagrant
8 21 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 21 (0.59%) SCCM
9 13 (0.36%) Capistrano
9 13 (0.36%) Zenoss
10 12 (0.33%) Salt
11 11 (0.31%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
12 8 (0.22%) logstash
12 8 (0.22%) Ansible
13 7 (0.20%) Nessus
13 7 (0.20%) Backup Exec
13 7 (0.20%) Ganglia
14 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 574 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 387 (10.79%) Oracle
3 328 (9.15%) Salesforce.com
4 238 (6.64%) VMware
5 167 (4.66%) Cisco
6 112 (3.12%) SAP
7 101 (2.82%) Google
8 90 (2.51%) Red Hat
9 79 (2.20%) Citrix
10 68 (1.90%) ServiceNow
11 63 (1.76%) JBoss
12 53 (1.48%) IBM
13 48 (1.34%) Rackspace
14 46 (1.28%) Zend
15 44 (1.23%) HP
15 44 (1.23%) NetSuite
16 43 (1.20%) Juniper
17 37 (1.03%) Adobe
17 37 (1.03%) Dell
18 31 (0.86%) Atlassian
Leatherhead, Surrey
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yorkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent holiday and pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + shares + bonus scheme
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits. parking, pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependant on experience)
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + £50,000 OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum Extensive Benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Double OTE + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent ,bonus, benefits plus 3k-5
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + PA + £5,000 car allowance + un
Posted: Yesterday