The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 82 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.18% 12.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
SaaS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
110 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.49% 4.05% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 93 44 38
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Essex region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Essex

SaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +6 6 £40,500 +29.60%
Colchester - 2 - -
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Xceptor
5 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
6 1 (8.33%) Reinsurance
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Xceptor
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Data Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Applications
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Xamarin