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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 71 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 24 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.50% 1.24% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 24.59% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 16
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £42,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £58,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
72 61 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.51% 5.03% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 52 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -11 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Maidstone - 3 £32,500 - 1
Tonbridge -3 1 £50,000 -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 28 (63.64%) .NET
3 28 (63.64%) MVC
4 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
5 24 (54.55%) C#
6 18 (40.91%) SQL
6 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (36.36%) T-SQL
8 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (31.82%) Redis
9 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 14 (31.82%) Windows
9 14 (31.82%) MSMQ
10 13 (29.55%) SOA
10 13 (29.55%) HTML
10 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
11 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
13 10 (22.73%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
13 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (22.73%) CSS
13 10 (22.73%) Finance
14 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Lync
2 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
1 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) Redis
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.36%) Big Data
7 3 (6.82%) SQL CLR
8 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) NCrunch
2 7 (15.91%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 23 (52.27%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Developer
6 5 (11.36%) C# Application Developer
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (31.82%) MSMQ
5 13 (29.55%) HTML
6 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
8 10 (22.73%) CSS
9 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework
9 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.18%) WCF
10 8 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 8 (18.18%) SignalR
11 7 (15.91%) Backbone.js
12 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (13.64%) HTML5
13 5 (11.36%) Marionette.js
13 5 (11.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (18.18%) Blog
3 5 (11.36%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) MVC
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) SOA
4 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 10 (22.73%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.45%) MVVM
7 6 (13.64%) Information Security Management
7 6 (13.64%) Security Management
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 6 (13.64%) OO
7 6 (13.64%) Information Security
7 6 (13.64%) DevOps
8 5 (11.36%) Data Management
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) OOD
9 4 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.82%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HAProxy
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
2 3 (6.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Avaya
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