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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.26% 0.99% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.24% 33.33% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £65,000 £44,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.89% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +11.11%
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
33 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.19% 2.96% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 21
Average salary £62,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.86% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) PaaS
2 9 (50.00%) IaaS
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) ERP
4 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (11.11%) User Experience
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) SQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) PaaS
1 9 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technology Strategist
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Kafka
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Django
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) IPTV
1 2 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
8 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle