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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 60 88 68
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 33 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.35% 1.04% 2.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.38% 18.18% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 22
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
96 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.74% 5.70% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 58 40
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,700 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,100 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 - 4 £35,000 - 1
Tonbridge -5 1 £50,000 -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 25 (52.08%) MVC
4 24 (50.00%) .NET
5 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
5 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
6 22 (45.83%) C#
6 22 (45.83%) HTML
6 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (45.83%) PowerShell
7 19 (39.58%) CSS
8 18 (37.50%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 15 (31.25%) Windows
10 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (31.25%) Data Analysis
10 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (29.17%) Redis
12 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (27.08%) MSMQ
13 12 (25.00%) Linux
13 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (25.00%) HAProxy
13 12 (25.00%) DevOps
14 11 (22.92%) Dapper ORM
14 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
14 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.92%) IIS
2 10 (20.83%) Lync
3 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) iSCSI
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (29.17%) Redis
4 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 8 (16.67%) Big Data
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (8.33%) SQL CLR
9 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Jasmine
2 3 (6.25%) NCrunch
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Junior DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) .NET
2 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) CSS
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (27.08%) MSMQ
6 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (22.92%) Dapper ORM
7 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.83%) HTML5
8 10 (20.83%) Backbone.js
9 9 (18.75%) jQuery
10 8 (16.67%) Marionette.js
11 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (8.33%) SignalR
12 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
12 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
12 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) New Media
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) Blog
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) MVC
2 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Data Analysis
4 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (25.00%) DevOps
6 10 (20.83%) MVVM
6 10 (20.83%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 8 (16.67%) SOA
7 8 (16.67%) Capacity Management
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 6 (12.50%) Security Management
9 6 (12.50%) Information Security
10 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
11 4 (8.33%) SDLC
11 4 (8.33%) Online Marketing
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 22 (45.83%) C#
2 22 (45.83%) PowerShell
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CISM
2 3 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) QA
3 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 8 (16.67%) SCOM
2 8 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Avaya
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + health + pension
Posted: 14 days ago