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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 129 175 200
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +25
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 992 811 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.27% 1.74% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.21% 30.56% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 762 714 537
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
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
3284 2654 1923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.51% 5.70% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2280 1664
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +39 183 £57,500 +4.54% 51
Kingston Upon Thames +13 20 £55,000 - 1
Chessington 0 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Uxbridge +8 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Brentford -3 4 £32,500 +20.37%
Docklands, London - 2 £60,000 -
Westminster - 2 £45,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Croydon +7 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Bromley - 1 £55,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £70,000 -
Teddington - 1 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £47,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 469 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (19.72%) SQL
3 337 (19.60%) Degree
4 334 (19.43%) Finance
5 279 (16.23%) Java
6 278 (16.17%) CRM
7 276 (16.06%) Project Management
8 266 (15.47%) Microsoft
9 254 (14.78%) Salesforce.com
9 254 (14.78%) Windows
10 247 (14.37%) SQL Server
11 233 (13.55%) Linux
12 228 (13.26%) Marketing
13 210 (12.22%) HTML
14 201 (11.69%) .NET
15 197 (11.46%) JavaScript
16 190 (11.05%) Retail
17 186 (10.82%) MS Excel
18 175 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
19 172 (10.01%) PaaS
20 171 (9.95%) Oracle
21 170 (9.89%) E-Commerce
22 167 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
23 160 (9.31%) Web Services
24 158 (9.19%) MySQL
25 156 (9.08%) ITIL
26 149 (8.67%) C#
27 136 (7.91%) VMware
28 134 (7.80%) ERP
29 133 (7.74%) SAP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 70 (4.07%) IIS
2 52 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 51 (2.97%) Apache
4 32 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 31 (1.80%) CMS
6 30 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 30 (1.75%) Node.js
7 29 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.93%) NetWeaver
11 15 (0.87%) JBoss
11 15 (0.87%) nginx
12 14 (0.81%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.76%) Lync
14 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.47%) SAS
15 7 (0.41%) Drupal
16 6 (0.35%) Confluence
16 6 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 186 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.86%) MS Office
3 11 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.29%) MS Project
5 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.058%) FastStats
8 1 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.058%) SPSS
8 1 (0.058%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.80%) SAP ERP
3 16 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 11 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 10 (0.58%) WebTrends
5 10 (0.58%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.52%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.52%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.41%) Workday HCM
8 6 (0.35%) Magento
9 4 (0.23%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.23%) Agresso
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
11 2 (0.12%) SAP PM
11 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 172 (10.01%) PaaS
2 115 (6.69%) IaaS
3 65 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (2.27%) Office 365
7 28 (1.63%) Force.com
8 15 (0.87%) Google Apps
9 13 (0.76%) Terremark
10 10 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.47%) GitHub
12 7 (0.41%) Taleo
13 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.23%) Route 53
13 4 (0.23%) Heroku
14 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.17%) Joyent
14 3 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 113 (6.57%) Firewall
2 60 (3.49%) Internet
3 38 (2.21%) SAN
4 34 (1.98%) HTTP
5 33 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 31 (1.80%) DNS
7 26 (1.51%) VPN
8 24 (1.40%) SSL
9 21 (1.22%) WAN
10 19 (1.11%) MPLS
11 18 (1.05%) Network Security
11 18 (1.05%) LDAP
12 13 (0.76%) BGP
13 11 (0.64%) SMTP
13 11 (0.64%) NAS
14 9 (0.52%) VLAN
15 7 (0.41%) LAN
15 7 (0.41%) PBX
15 7 (0.41%) PABX
16 6 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 158 (9.19%) MySQL
3 76 (4.42%) Big Data
4 40 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 40 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 36 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.69%) SAP HANA
8 26 (1.51%) Data Mining
9 24 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.11%) DB2
13 18 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 15 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (0.58%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 65 (3.78%) Git (software)
2 41 (2.39%) Selenium
3 31 (1.80%) Subversion
4 29 (1.69%) Maven
5 26 (1.51%) JIRA
6 21 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 20 (1.16%) WebDriver
8 18 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 14 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 10 (0.58%) Ant
11 9 (0.52%) JUnit
11 9 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.52%) RSpec
12 8 (0.47%) Toad
13 7 (0.41%) LSMW
14 6 (0.35%) JProfiler
14 6 (0.35%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
14 6 (0.35%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.35%) YourKit
General
1 334 (19.43%) Finance
2 228 (13.26%) Marketing
3 190 (11.05%) Retail
4 99 (5.76%) Manufacturing
5 94 (5.47%) Games
6 71 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 56 (3.26%) Banking
8 55 (3.20%) Law
8 55 (3.20%) Front Office
9 51 (2.97%) Advertising
10 38 (2.21%) Legal
11 37 (2.15%) Billing
12 34 (1.98%) Back Office
13 26 (1.51%) French Language
13 26 (1.51%) German Language
14 20 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 20 (1.16%) Publishing
15 19 (1.11%) Spanish Language
16 13 (0.76%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.58%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 261 (15.18%) Developer
2 240 (13.96%) Consultant
3 217 (12.62%) Architect
4 206 (11.98%) Analyst
5 87 (5.06%) Project Manager
6 84 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 82 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
8 63 (3.66%) Applications Support
9 61 (3.55%) Senior Developer
10 58 (3.37%) Support Engineer
11 54 (3.14%) Support Analyst
11 54 (3.14%) Java Developer
12 52 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
13 51 (2.97%) Enterprise Architect
14 43 (2.50%) Administrator
15 41 (2.39%) Senior Manager
16 40 (2.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
17 39 (2.27%) Product Manager
18 36 (2.09%) Sales Manager
19 33 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (12.22%) HTML
2 201 (11.69%) .NET
3 160 (9.31%) Web Services
4 129 (7.50%) CSS
5 104 (6.05%) XML
6 77 (4.48%) Spring
7 71 (4.13%) jQuery
8 60 (3.49%) ASP.NET
9 59 (3.43%) HTML5
10 55 (3.20%) RESTful
11 53 (3.08%) J2EE
12 49 (2.85%) AngularJS
13 44 (2.56%) REST
14 41 (2.39%) JSON
15 38 (2.21%) Hibernate
16 37 (2.15%) .NET Framework
17 36 (2.09%) SOAP
18 34 (1.98%) CSS3
19 32 (1.86%) JSP
20 30 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 175 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 118 (6.86%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 54 (3.14%) Open Source
6 50 (2.91%) Social Media
7 48 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 44 (2.56%) User Experience
8 44 (2.56%) Private Cloud
9 40 (2.33%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 28 (1.63%) Mathematics
12 26 (1.51%) Replication
13 25 (1.45%) Digital Media
14 24 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
15 23 (1.34%) Client/Server
16 20 (1.16%) Visualisation
17 19 (1.11%) Life Science
18 17 (0.99%) Equities
18 17 (0.99%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 254 (14.78%) Windows
2 233 (13.55%) Linux
3 126 (7.33%) UNIX
4 39 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (1.80%) Android
6 29 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 28 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.05%) CentOS
10 16 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.70%) Solaris
12 12 (0.70%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.41%) Debian
15 5 (0.29%) AIX
16 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (16.17%) CRM
3 276 (16.06%) Project Management
4 170 (9.89%) E-Commerce
5 167 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
6 156 (9.08%) ITIL
7 134 (7.80%) ERP
8 124 (7.21%) Analytics
9 110 (6.40%) SOA
10 100 (5.82%) Software Engineering
10 100 (5.82%) Business Development
11 99 (5.76%) Change Management
12 92 (5.35%) Scrum
13 88 (5.12%) DevOps
14 86 (5.00%) MVC
15 80 (4.65%) Service Management
16 77 (4.48%) TDD
17 72 (4.19%) PRINCE2
18 71 (4.13%) Business Analysis
19 69 (4.01%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 339 (19.72%) SQL
2 279 (16.23%) Java
3 197 (11.46%) JavaScript
4 149 (8.67%) C#
5 108 (6.28%) PHP
6 85 (4.94%) C
7 74 (4.30%) Python
8 68 (3.96%) C++
9 63 (3.66%) Ruby
10 48 (2.79%) T-SQL
11 43 (2.50%) Perl
12 33 (1.92%) Scala
13 32 (1.86%) Apex Code
14 28 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.40%) VB.NET
16 22 (1.28%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.22%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.11%) ABAP
18 19 (1.11%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 337 (19.60%) Degree
2 54 (3.14%) SAP Certification
3 24 (1.40%) VTSP
4 22 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.28%) CISSP
4 22 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 14 (0.81%) PMP
7 13 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.70%) MCSE
9 11 (0.64%) CCNA
10 10 (0.58%) CEH
11 9 (0.52%) ISEB
12 7 (0.41%) MCP
12 7 (0.41%) CISA
13 6 (0.35%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.29%) MBA
14 5 (0.29%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.93%) QA
2 28 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.16%) SLA
4 15 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.058%) COSO
9 1 (0.058%) COBIT
System Software
1 112 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.11%) vSphere
5 15 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.64%) KVM
6 11 (0.64%) GlusterFS
7 7 (0.41%) Varnish
8 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.29%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (0.17%) Docker
10 3 (0.17%) IMail Server
11 2 (0.12%) XenApp
11 2 (0.12%) vCloud
11 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.058%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.058%) XenServer
12 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.058%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (3.96%) Puppet
2 49 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.80%) Nagios
4 17 (0.99%) ZABBIX
5 10 (0.58%) SCCM
6 9 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
7 8 (0.47%) SCOM
8 7 (0.41%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.29%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.23%) Ansible
10 4 (0.23%) Kibana
11 3 (0.17%) Opsview
11 3 (0.17%) Bacula
11 3 (0.17%) logstash
11 3 (0.17%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 266 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 254 (14.78%) Salesforce.com
3 171 (9.95%) Oracle
4 136 (7.91%) VMware
5 133 (7.74%) SAP
6 49 (2.85%) Google
7 48 (2.79%) Cisco
8 31 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 30 (1.75%) ServiceNow
10 29 (1.69%) Siebel
11 25 (1.45%) IBM
12 23 (1.34%) Adobe
13 22 (1.28%) HP
14 20 (1.16%) Facebook
15 19 (1.11%) Rackspace
16 18 (1.05%) Twitter
17 16 (0.93%) Dell
17 16 (0.93%) Apple
17 16 (0.93%) NetApp
18 14 (0.81%) webMethods
City, London
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable - Depending on experinece
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £70-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £200000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Excellent salary on offer
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Free gym membership
Posted: 2 days ago