The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 87 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.95% 2.49% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.92% 60.78% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
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
48 51 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.06% 4.09% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 4
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% -37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Kent

SaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +3 13 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Maidstone +13 5 £35,000 -
Rochester - 2 £32,500 -
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 18 (56.25%) MVC
4 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) C#
6 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (46.88%) SOA
7 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
7 15 (46.88%) Scrum
8 14 (43.75%) Windows
8 14 (43.75%) MSMQ
8 14 (43.75%) SignalR
8 14 (43.75%) Redis
8 14 (43.75%) Blog
8 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
8 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (40.63%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (40.63%) WCF
9 13 (40.63%) NCrunch
10 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) QA
11 9 (28.13%) MVVM
12 8 (25.00%) Degree
12 8 (25.00%) SQL
13 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
13 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 7 (21.88%) jQuery

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (3.13%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Redis
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) NCrunch
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) JSUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.13%) Grunt
3 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Application Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Applications Developer
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Programmer
8 2 (6.25%) Quality Manager
8 2 (6.25%) QA Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Architect
9 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
5 14 (43.75%) MSMQ
5 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (43.75%) SignalR
6 13 (40.63%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (40.63%) WCF
7 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 6 (18.75%) Dapper ORM
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) HTML5
10 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) CSS
11 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (43.75%) Blog
3 6 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) SOA
3 15 (46.88%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 9 (28.13%) MVVM
6 5 (15.63%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) OOD
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) QMS
8 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Logistic Regression
8 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9000
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
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