The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 61 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.65% 0.94% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.80% 8.11% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
SaaS
Suffolk

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

Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
79 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.17% 11.60% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 33 17
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SaaS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Ipswich

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Planview
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) F5

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Planview
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) VMware