The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 160 190 178
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 793 718 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.92% 1.68% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.40% 28.73% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 602 622 617
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2792 2499 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.76% 5.85% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2133 1752
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region.

SaaS Salary Trend in London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in London

SaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +41 143 £55,000 +10.00% 42
Croydon +13 13 £30,000 -33.33%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 10 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Chessington - 4 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £42,500 - 1
Sidcup - 3 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £75,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £55,000 - 1
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £70,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 443 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (20.28%) SQL
3 309 (19.58%) Finance
4 305 (19.33%) Java
5 295 (18.69%) Degree
6 259 (16.41%) Linux
7 232 (14.70%) Marketing
8 231 (14.64%) JavaScript
8 231 (14.64%) SQL Server
9 227 (14.39%) Windows
10 223 (14.13%) CRM
11 208 (13.18%) Microsoft
12 206 (13.05%) Salesforce.com
13 200 (12.67%) Project Management
14 191 (12.10%) .NET
15 190 (12.04%) Oracle
16 186 (11.79%) HTML
17 173 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
18 168 (10.65%) Web Services
19 165 (10.46%) ITIL
20 162 (10.27%) E-Commerce
21 160 (10.14%) MS Excel
22 159 (10.08%) MySQL
22 159 (10.08%) Retail
23 156 (9.89%) PaaS
24 145 (9.19%) CSS
25 141 (8.94%) VMware
26 138 (8.75%) SAP
27 130 (8.24%) C#
27 130 (8.24%) Scrum

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 69 (4.37%) Tomcat
2 62 (3.93%) IIS
3 61 (3.87%) Apache
4 45 (2.85%) Node.js
5 22 (1.39%) CMS
5 22 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 21 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 19 (1.20%) JBoss
9 17 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 15 (0.95%) nginx
11 13 (0.82%) NetWeaver
11 13 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.76%) Lync
13 8 (0.51%) SAS
13 8 (0.51%) Drupal
14 5 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 160 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.39%) MS Office
3 13 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.38%) MS Project
5 6 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.063%) Revit
6 1 (0.063%) FastStats
6 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 35 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.33%) SAP ERP
3 19 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.63%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 8 (0.51%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.44%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.44%) WebTrends
7 6 (0.38%) Workday HCM
8 5 (0.32%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.19%) Magento
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 156 (9.89%) PaaS
2 117 (7.41%) IaaS
3 88 (5.58%) Cloud Computing
4 58 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
5 53 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (1.90%) Office 365
7 16 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
8 15 (0.95%) Heroku
9 14 (0.89%) GitHub
10 13 (0.82%) Force.com
10 13 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.63%) Taleo
12 9 (0.57%) Google Apps
12 9 (0.57%) CloudBees
13 7 (0.44%) Terremark
14 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.25%) MailChimp
15 3 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
15 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 105 (6.65%) Firewall
2 47 (2.98%) TCP/IP
3 44 (2.79%) Internet
4 41 (2.60%) WAN
5 35 (2.22%) DNS
5 35 (2.22%) HTTP
6 34 (2.15%) SAN
7 33 (2.09%) SSL
8 26 (1.65%) LDAP
9 25 (1.58%) VPN
10 18 (1.14%) MPLS
11 15 (0.95%) Network Security
12 11 (0.70%) FTP
12 11 (0.70%) BGP
12 11 (0.70%) LAN
13 10 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.57%) NAS
14 9 (0.57%) SMTP
14 9 (0.57%) DHCP
15 8 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 159 (10.08%) MySQL
3 70 (4.44%) Big Data
4 43 (2.72%) NoSQL
5 42 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 39 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 39 (2.47%) Data Mining
7 27 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 25 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (1.14%) Oracle Database
12 17 (1.08%) SAP HANA
13 16 (1.01%) DB2
14 13 (0.82%) QlikView
14 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 54 (3.42%) Selenium
2 46 (2.92%) Subversion
3 45 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.79%) Maven
5 37 (2.34%) JIRA
6 35 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 31 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 30 (1.90%) Hudson
9 26 (1.65%) JUnit
10 24 (1.52%) Eclipse
11 20 (1.27%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.14%) Toad
13 13 (0.82%) JProfiler
13 13 (0.82%) YourKit
14 12 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (0.63%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.57%) NetBeans
17 8 (0.51%) JMeter
17 8 (0.51%) Axure RP
General
1 309 (19.58%) Finance
2 232 (14.70%) Marketing
3 159 (10.08%) Retail
4 93 (5.89%) Telecoms
5 81 (5.13%) Games
6 77 (4.88%) Manufacturing
7 52 (3.30%) Advertising
8 48 (3.04%) Banking
8 48 (3.04%) Legal
9 47 (2.98%) Front Office
10 45 (2.85%) Law
11 44 (2.79%) Billing
12 30 (1.90%) German Language
13 25 (1.58%) French Language
14 22 (1.39%) Publishing
15 18 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (1.08%) Financial Institution
17 16 (1.01%) Back Office
18 10 (0.63%) Aerospace
19 8 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 259 (16.41%) Developer
2 204 (12.93%) Consultant
3 190 (12.04%) Architect
4 188 (11.91%) Analyst
5 91 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 65 (4.12%) Business Analyst
7 62 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
7 62 (3.93%) Applications Support
7 62 (3.93%) Java Developer
8 54 (3.42%) Support Engineer
9 53 (3.36%) Administrator
10 52 (3.30%) Support Analyst
11 51 (3.23%) Senior Developer
12 45 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
13 42 (2.66%) Enterprise Architect
14 41 (2.60%) Product Manager
15 38 (2.41%) Sales Manager
15 38 (2.41%) Senior Architect
16 32 (2.03%) Salesforce.com Consultant
17 31 (1.96%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (12.10%) .NET
2 186 (11.79%) HTML
3 168 (10.65%) Web Services
4 145 (9.19%) CSS
5 100 (6.34%) XML
6 78 (4.94%) ASP.NET
7 73 (4.63%) jQuery
8 72 (4.56%) Spring
9 66 (4.18%) HTML5
10 65 (4.12%) REST
11 53 (3.36%) RESTful
12 52 (3.30%) J2EE
13 46 (2.92%) AngularJS
14 43 (2.72%) JSON
15 41 (2.60%) Hibernate
16 37 (2.34%) CSS3
17 35 (2.22%) Servlets
18 34 (2.15%) .NET Framework
19 33 (2.09%) Ruby on Rails
19 33 (2.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 96 (6.08%) Computer Science
4 73 (4.63%) Open Source
5 54 (3.42%) User Experience
6 53 (3.36%) Social Media
7 43 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 39 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.71%) Life Science
10 25 (1.58%) Replication
11 22 (1.39%) CMDB
11 22 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.27%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 17 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.01%) Data Integration
15 16 (1.01%) FMCG
16 15 (0.95%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.89%) Hedge funds
17 14 (0.89%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 259 (16.41%) Linux
2 227 (14.39%) Windows
3 117 (7.41%) UNIX
4 31 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (1.58%) Android
6 23 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.46%) CentOS
7 20 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 15 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (0.57%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.51%) Debian
11 8 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.44%) Solaris
12 7 (0.44%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.25%) AIX
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.063%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (14.13%) CRM
3 200 (12.67%) Project Management
4 165 (10.46%) ITIL
5 162 (10.27%) E-Commerce
6 130 (8.24%) Scrum
7 126 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
8 117 (7.41%) Analytics
9 109 (6.91%) Software Engineering
10 106 (6.72%) ERP
11 104 (6.59%) TDD
12 98 (6.21%) MVC
13 94 (5.96%) SOA
14 85 (5.39%) Service Management
15 82 (5.20%) Migration
16 81 (5.13%) PRINCE2
17 79 (5.01%) OO
18 78 (4.94%) Business Development
19 75 (4.75%) BDD
20 71 (4.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 320 (20.28%) SQL
2 305 (19.33%) Java
3 231 (14.64%) JavaScript
4 130 (8.24%) C#
5 94 (5.96%) PHP
6 78 (4.94%) Python
7 59 (3.74%) Ruby
8 50 (3.17%) Perl
9 44 (2.79%) T-SQL
10 43 (2.72%) C
11 29 (1.84%) PL/SQL
11 29 (1.84%) C++
12 26 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 24 (1.52%) Scala
15 21 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.95%) VB
16 15 (0.95%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.95%) PHP5
17 13 (0.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 295 (18.69%) Degree
2 41 (2.60%) SAP Certification
3 22 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.39%) VTSP
4 19 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 19 (1.20%) CISSP
5 18 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (1.14%) PMP
6 14 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (0.82%) ISEB
8 12 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.63%) CCNA
10 10 (0.63%) MBA
10 10 (0.63%) CBAP
11 9 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (0.51%) CEH
12 8 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (6.40%) QA
2 27 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.58%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.46%) ISO 9001
5 22 (1.39%) SLA
6 7 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.38%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 1 (0.063%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.063%) COSO
9 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 115 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (3.93%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.89%) vSphere
4 13 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.63%) Varnish
7 7 (0.44%) KVM
8 6 (0.38%) Docker
8 6 (0.38%) NFS
9 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.32%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (0.19%) Postfix
10 3 (0.19%) XenApp
11 2 (0.13%) vCloud
11 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.063%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.063%) XenServer
12 1 (0.063%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.063%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 66 (4.18%) Puppet
2 51 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (2.72%) Nagios
4 14 (0.89%) ZABBIX
5 12 (0.76%) Opsview
6 9 (0.57%) Ansible
6 9 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 8 (0.51%) SCCM
8 7 (0.44%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.38%) SCOM
10 5 (0.32%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.25%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.25%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.13%) Kibana
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco LMS
12 2 (0.13%) logstash
12 2 (0.13%) Bacula
12 2 (0.13%) Graphite
12 2 (0.13%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 208 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 206 (13.05%) Salesforce.com
3 190 (12.04%) Oracle
4 141 (8.94%) VMware
5 138 (8.75%) SAP
6 52 (3.30%) Red Hat
7 50 (3.17%) Cisco
8 49 (3.11%) ServiceNow
9 45 (2.85%) Google
10 33 (2.09%) Adobe
10 33 (2.09%) Siebel
11 28 (1.77%) IBM
12 25 (1.58%) F5
13 21 (1.33%) HP
14 16 (1.01%) Citrix
14 16 (1.01%) NetSuite
14 16 (1.01%) Rackspace
14 16 (1.01%) CyberSource
15 15 (0.95%) Juniper
15 15 (0.95%) Apple
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Flex benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus healthcare and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: Negotiable based on exp + OTE + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RP International
Salary: Bonus Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 5 days ago