The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 54 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.27% 1.04% 1.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.13% 9.26% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
47 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.77% 11.27% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 40
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Planview
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Planview
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) VMware