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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 88 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 19 60 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 5.33% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.29% 82.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 53 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
35 73 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.20% 6.49% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 6
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -17 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Maidstone +16 4 £35,000 - 3
Rochester - 2 £32,500 -
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (55.17%) C#
6 15 (51.72%) SOA
6 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
6 15 (51.72%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (44.83%) Blog
8 13 (44.83%) WCF
8 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
8 13 (44.83%) Windows
8 13 (44.83%) MSMQ
8 13 (44.83%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (44.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (44.83%) Redis
8 13 (44.83%) SignalR
8 13 (44.83%) NCrunch
9 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (37.93%) Scrum
11 8 (27.59%) Finance
11 8 (27.59%) QA
11 8 (27.59%) MVVM
12 7 (24.14%) Degree
12 7 (24.14%) SQL
12 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.69%) OO

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) Redis
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) NCrunch
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) C# Developer
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# Application Developer
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Manager
6 2 (6.90%) QA Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (44.83%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (44.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (44.83%) WCF
6 13 (44.83%) MSMQ
6 13 (44.83%) SignalR
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.24%) Dapper ORM
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
10 2 (6.90%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) XSLT
10 2 (6.90%) LINQ
11 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
11 1 (3.45%) CSS
11 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (44.83%) Blog
3 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) SOA
3 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) MVVM
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) OOD
8 5 (17.24%) Data Management
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.90%) Security Management
10 2 (6.90%) ERP
10 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.90%) Migration
10 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.90%) Propensity Modelling
10 2 (6.90%) Release Management
10 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago