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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 90 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.10% 0.48% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 12.77% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Median salary £65,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
99 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.01% 3.74% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 85 28 47
Median salary £50,000 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Xceptor
3 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) Xceptor
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Account Executive
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper