The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 85 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.19% 1.48% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.85% 94.74% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 1
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.22% 1.56% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 9
Average salary £45,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 18 £47,500 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £44,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £50,000 - 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 49 (63.64%) SQL
2 47 (61.04%) HTML
3 41 (53.25%) SQL Server
3 41 (53.25%) MVC
3 41 (53.25%) Degree
4 40 (51.95%) .NET
5 39 (50.65%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (49.35%) Computer Science
6 38 (49.35%) Telecoms
7 37 (48.05%) jQuery
8 36 (46.75%) HTML5
8 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
8 36 (46.75%) CSS
9 34 (44.16%) KnockoutJS
9 34 (44.16%) Backbone.js
10 32 (41.56%) Ajax
11 31 (40.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (37.66%) T-SQL
13 26 (33.77%) LESS
14 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
16 23 (29.87%) Karma Test Runner
17 21 (27.27%) Jasmine
17 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (27.27%) Scrum
18 19 (24.68%) Windows
18 19 (24.68%) QA
19 18 (23.38%) MVVM
20 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.79%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Firewall
1 6 (7.79%) DHCP
1 6 (7.79%) VPN
1 6 (7.79%) DNS
1 6 (7.79%) SAN
1 6 (7.79%) DMZ
1 6 (7.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (7.79%) iSCSI
2 5 (6.49%) PABX
2 5 (6.49%) ADSL
2 5 (6.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (53.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (40.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 14 (18.18%) SQL CLR
6 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (16.88%) Redis
8 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Karma Test Runner
2 21 (27.27%) Jasmine
3 11 (14.29%) JSUnit
3 11 (14.29%) Selenium
4 6 (7.79%) Grunt
5 5 (6.49%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.30%) NUnit
General
1 38 (49.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 5 (6.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Developer
2 38 (49.35%) Web Developer
3 33 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
4 28 (36.36%) Applications Developer
4 28 (36.36%) Web Applications Developer
5 15 (19.48%) .NET Developer
6 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
6 14 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
6 14 (18.18%) .NET Applications Developer
7 11 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
8 10 (12.99%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (12.99%) Ajax Developer
9 7 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Database Developer
10 6 (7.79%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
10 6 (7.79%) DBA
11 5 (6.49%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) HTML
2 40 (51.95%) .NET
3 37 (48.05%) jQuery
4 36 (46.75%) HTML5
4 36 (46.75%) CSS
5 34 (44.16%) KnockoutJS
5 34 (44.16%) Backbone.js
6 32 (41.56%) Ajax
7 26 (33.77%) LESS
8 16 (20.78%) Sass
9 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
9 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
10 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (16.88%) Dapper ORM
11 13 (16.88%) SignalR
11 13 (16.88%) MSMQ
12 12 (15.58%) CSS3
13 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (50.65%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (49.35%) Computer Science
3 14 (18.18%) Blog
4 11 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 7 (9.09%) Physics
5 7 (9.09%) N-Tier
6 6 (7.79%) Replication
6 6 (7.79%) Clustering
7 3 (3.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) MVC
2 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
4 21 (27.27%) Scrum
5 18 (23.38%) MVVM
6 15 (19.48%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (19.48%) Data Modelling
7 12 (15.58%) BDD
8 11 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.99%) Web Development
10 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.79%) Process Management
11 6 (7.79%) Security Management
11 6 (7.79%) ITIL
11 6 (7.79%) OO
11 6 (7.79%) Web Application Development
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (6.49%) OOP
12 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) SQL
2 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.66%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.58%) C#
5 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (53.25%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) PhD
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.68%) QA
2 7 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) Telerik
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Posted: 7 days ago
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