The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 79 73 93
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 2.37% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 23.01% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 20
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 113 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.20% 10.30% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74 101 68
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Kent

SaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +2 2 £42,500 -5.55%
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Application Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Agile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle