The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 32 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.78% 5.39% 10.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 65.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 25
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
Gloucestershire

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

Cloud Services Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.78% 8.30% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 25
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Gloucester

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Gloucester

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) PHP5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Redis
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MODAF
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP5
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001