The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 62 65 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.97% 1.21% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.64% 26.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
Surrey

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

Cloud Services Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
55 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.32% 4.55% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 19
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £25,880
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Guildford

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Guildford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 11 (36.67%) PHP
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (33.33%) HTML5
4 10 (33.33%) CSS3
4 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (33.33%) RESTful
4 10 (33.33%) Ajax
4 10 (33.33%) JSON
4 10 (33.33%) Zend
4 10 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (30.00%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) JIRA
6 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
6 8 (26.67%) Retail
6 8 (26.67%) Time Management
7 7 (23.33%) Computer Science

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
1 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) OO PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (33.33%) Ajax
2 10 (33.33%) JSON
2 10 (33.33%) RESTful
2 10 (33.33%) HTML5
2 10 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) W3C
5 2 (6.67%) EPoS
6 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Project Management
5 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
5 8 (26.67%) Time Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Campaign Management
7 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) B2B
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) PHP
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) HL7
2 1 (3.33%) DICOM
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Zend
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Epicor
3 2 (6.67%) Lotus
3 2 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 2 (6.67%) Sage
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft