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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 167 197 229
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +32
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1833 1457 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.43% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.35% 37.81% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1240 1158
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5497 3853 3161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.04% 3.77% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 3321 2719
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
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 11 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 11 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 +37 924 £52,500 +5.00% 106
South East +25 454 £45,000 - 66
East of England +2 133 £42,500 -10.52% 22
Yorkshire -19 79 £40,000 -11.11% 7
South West +12 70 £37,500 - 9
East Midlands 0 54 £45,000 - 5
North West +30 53 £44,500 -6.31% 17
West Midlands -24 51 £37,500 -6.25% 9
North East - 11 £37,500 - 6
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 849 (23.96%) SQL
2 833 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 811 (22.89%) HTML
4 755 (21.31%) .NET
5 726 (20.49%) Java
6 654 (18.46%) CSS
7 622 (17.56%) Degree
8 618 (17.44%) SQL Server
9 609 (17.19%) Linux
10 601 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
11 583 (16.45%) C#
12 561 (15.83%) Microsoft
13 549 (15.50%) Windows
14 526 (14.85%) MySQL
15 502 (14.17%) Finance
16 456 (12.87%) Web Services
17 446 (12.59%) Scrum
18 438 (12.36%) CRM
18 438 (12.36%) jQuery
19 425 (12.00%) XML
20 415 (11.71%) Project Management
21 408 (11.52%) Marketing
22 382 (10.78%) Oracle
23 371 (10.47%) ASP.NET
24 359 (10.13%) MVC
25 346 (9.77%) E-Commerce
26 340 (9.60%) TDD
27 329 (9.29%) PHP
28 326 (9.20%) Software Engineering
29 317 (8.95%) Salesforce.com

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 208 (5.87%) Apache
2 180 (5.08%) IIS
3 151 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 109 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 82 (2.31%) Drupal
6 62 (1.75%) CMS
7 60 (1.69%) Node.js
8 48 (1.35%) MS Exchange
9 47 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 38 (1.07%) Confluence
11 32 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 29 (0.82%) OpenStack
14 28 (0.79%) Lync
15 26 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 23 (0.65%) WordPress
16 23 (0.65%) nginx
17 22 (0.62%) Apache Solr
18 18 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 311 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 90 (2.54%) MS Office
3 22 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.51%) MS Project
7 14 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.28%) Mingle
9 8 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.11%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.11%) FrameMaker
10 4 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.056%) InDesign
12 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.028%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 63 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.76%) Magento
4 22 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 21 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.51%) Shopify
7 9 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 7 (0.20%) SalesLogix
9 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.17%) Optimost
9 6 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.14%) Lawson
10 5 (0.14%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.085%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 244 (6.89%) PaaS
2 196 (5.53%) IaaS
3 137 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
4 126 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
5 97 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 91 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
7 58 (1.64%) Force.com
8 41 (1.16%) Google Apps
9 33 (0.93%) Office 365
10 29 (0.82%) Heroku
11 24 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
12 18 (0.51%) Taleo
13 11 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.28%) Joyent
15 9 (0.25%) Google App Engine
16 6 (0.17%) Route 53
16 6 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
17 4 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
18 3 (0.085%) ElastiCache
19 2 (0.056%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 209 (5.90%) Internet
2 184 (5.19%) Firewall
3 137 (3.87%) DNS
4 108 (3.05%) SAN
5 100 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 93 (2.62%) VPN
7 87 (2.46%) HTTP
8 83 (2.34%) LAN
9 78 (2.20%) WAN
10 73 (2.06%) LDAP
11 72 (2.03%) SSL
12 55 (1.55%) SMTP
13 35 (0.99%) Network Security
14 33 (0.93%) VoIP
15 32 (0.90%) DHCP
16 27 (0.76%) BGP
16 27 (0.76%) Wireless
17 26 (0.73%) NAS
18 25 (0.71%) IPsec
19 24 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 526 (14.85%) MySQL
3 155 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 135 (3.81%) Big Data
5 133 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 109 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 97 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 64 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
10 53 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 52 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 40 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 39 (1.10%) Data Mining
14 37 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 37 (1.04%) Hadoop
15 36 (1.02%) Redis
16 30 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
17 28 (0.79%) Hazelcast
17 28 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 167 (4.71%) Subversion
2 139 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 113 (3.19%) JIRA
4 95 (2.68%) Selenium
5 90 (2.54%) Visual Studio
6 68 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 61 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 61 (1.72%) Maven
8 55 (1.55%) JUnit
9 46 (1.30%) Eclipse
9 46 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 36 (1.02%) PHPUnit
11 35 (0.99%) NUnit
12 29 (0.82%) Cucumber
13 25 (0.71%) Ant
14 24 (0.68%) NetBeans
15 21 (0.59%) Hudson
15 21 (0.59%) RSpec
16 20 (0.56%) FitNesse
17 19 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 502 (14.17%) Finance
2 408 (11.52%) Marketing
3 232 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 210 (5.93%) Retail
5 132 (3.73%) Banking
6 123 (3.47%) Advertising
7 98 (2.77%) Manufacturing
8 88 (2.48%) Front Office
9 48 (1.35%) Games
10 47 (1.33%) Legal
11 45 (1.27%) German Language
12 43 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 43 (1.21%) Electronics
13 41 (1.16%) Law
13 41 (1.16%) Billing
14 34 (0.96%) French Language
15 30 (0.85%) Publishing
16 22 (0.62%) Automotive
17 17 (0.48%) Back Office
18 15 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1029 (29.04%) Developer
2 343 (9.68%) Analyst
3 300 (8.47%) Consultant
4 259 (7.31%) Architect
5 198 (5.59%) Project Manager
5 198 (5.59%) Senior Developer
6 186 (5.25%) C# Developer
7 185 (5.22%) Web Developer
8 183 (5.17%) .NET Developer
9 163 (4.60%) Software Developer
10 150 (4.23%) Java Developer
11 125 (3.53%) Business Analyst
12 124 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 121 (3.42%) Administrator
14 112 (3.16%) Product Manager
15 107 (3.02%) Applications Support
16 105 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
17 102 (2.88%) Support Analyst
18 94 (2.65%) Software Engineer
19 91 (2.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 811 (22.89%) HTML
2 755 (21.31%) .NET
3 654 (18.46%) CSS
4 456 (12.87%) Web Services
5 438 (12.36%) jQuery
6 425 (12.00%) XML
7 371 (10.47%) ASP.NET
8 261 (7.37%) HTML5
9 216 (6.10%) SOAP
10 168 (4.74%) Ajax
11 166 (4.69%) REST
12 162 (4.57%) Spring
13 161 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 160 (4.52%) RESTful
15 151 (4.26%) CSS3
16 139 (3.92%) LAMP
17 131 (3.70%) .NET Framework
18 124 (3.50%) JSON
19 117 (3.30%) J2EE
20 101 (2.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 285 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 274 (7.73%) Enterprise Software
3 195 (5.50%) Open Source
4 133 (3.75%) Social Media
5 104 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.12%) Mathematics
7 60 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 38 (1.07%) Replication
9 37 (1.04%) DTV
10 32 (0.90%) Taxonomies
11 30 (0.85%) Clustering
12 29 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 27 (0.76%) CMDB
14 26 (0.73%) Client/Server
15 25 (0.71%) Physics
16 24 (0.68%) E-Learning
17 23 (0.65%) Statistics
17 23 (0.65%) Web 2.0
17 23 (0.65%) Blog
17 23 (0.65%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 609 (17.19%) Linux
2 549 (15.50%) Windows
3 198 (5.59%) UNIX
4 116 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (2.62%) Android
6 80 (2.26%) Apple iOS
7 77 (2.17%) CentOS
7 77 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 69 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 39 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 29 (0.82%) Debian
13 24 (0.68%) Fedora
14 16 (0.45%) FreeBSD
15 14 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 13 (0.37%) Solaris
17 11 (0.31%) OpenBSD
17 11 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (12.59%) Scrum
3 438 (12.36%) CRM
4 415 (11.71%) Project Management
5 359 (10.13%) MVC
6 346 (9.77%) E-Commerce
7 340 (9.60%) TDD
8 326 (9.20%) Software Engineering
9 270 (7.62%) OO
10 259 (7.31%) ERP
10 259 (7.31%) ITIL
11 224 (6.32%) Web Development
12 202 (5.70%) Analytics
13 175 (4.94%) Service Delivery
14 164 (4.63%) BDD
15 163 (4.60%) Product Management
16 152 (4.29%) SOA
17 151 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
18 143 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
18 143 (4.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 849 (23.96%) SQL
2 833 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 726 (20.49%) Java
4 583 (16.45%) C#
5 329 (9.29%) PHP
6 242 (6.83%) Python
7 208 (5.87%) Ruby
8 152 (4.29%) C++
9 139 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 121 (3.42%) Perl
11 112 (3.16%) C
12 84 (2.37%) Bash Shell
13 58 (1.64%) PHP5
14 57 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 38 (1.07%) VB.NET
16 35 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 29 (0.82%) Groovy
18 28 (0.79%) VB
19 27 (0.76%) PL/SQL
20 21 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 622 (17.56%) Degree
2 87 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 57 (1.61%) CCNA
6 44 (1.24%) MCSE
7 37 (1.04%) ISEB
8 32 (0.90%) MCITP
9 31 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 28 (0.79%) PMP
10 28 (0.79%) CCNP
11 27 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (0.73%) MCSA
13 24 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (0.62%) ISTQB
15 19 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 18 (0.51%) MBA
17 15 (0.42%) MCP
18 13 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 12 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (7.59%) QA
2 69 (1.95%) SLA
3 38 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.42%) COBIT
6 13 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.028%) BS25999
System Software
1 162 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 141 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 51 (1.44%) vSphere
4 48 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.87%) XenServer
6 20 (0.56%) Varnish
7 16 (0.45%) KVM
8 15 (0.42%) vCloud
9 14 (0.40%) XenApp
10 9 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.20%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.20%) qmail
12 6 (0.17%) IMail Server
12 6 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.14%) Squid
13 5 (0.14%) NFS
13 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 146 (4.12%) Puppet
2 113 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 104 (2.94%) Nagios
4 37 (1.04%) Cacti
5 25 (0.71%) Opsview
6 22 (0.62%) ZABBIX
6 22 (0.62%) Vagrant
7 20 (0.56%) Nessus
8 17 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 16 (0.45%) SCCM
9 16 (0.45%) Zenoss
10 11 (0.31%) HP UCMDB
11 10 (0.28%) HAProxy
11 10 (0.28%) Capistrano
12 9 (0.25%) SmokePing
12 9 (0.25%) Salt
13 8 (0.23%) Ganglia
13 8 (0.23%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 7 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 561 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 382 (10.78%) Oracle
3 317 (8.95%) Salesforce.com
4 229 (6.46%) VMware
5 187 (5.28%) Cisco
6 105 (2.96%) SAP
7 93 (2.62%) Google
8 90 (2.54%) Citrix
9 85 (2.40%) Red Hat
10 71 (2.00%) JBoss
11 57 (1.61%) ServiceNow
12 53 (1.50%) IBM
13 50 (1.41%) Rackspace
14 48 (1.35%) HP
14 48 (1.35%) Juniper
15 45 (1.27%) Zend
16 44 (1.24%) NetSuite
17 42 (1.19%) CheckPoint
18 40 (1.13%) Dell
19 34 (0.96%) Twitter
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £90000 Per Annum
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Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus full benefits (holiday, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + great bens
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
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Salary: 35000 - 38000
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Salary: £27000 to £35000 per annum - generous benefits package
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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